18 Holes! 18 QUESTIONS!
Name: George Janes
Pitcher’s Pond Golf Course
Biography: George Janes lives in Clarke’s Beach NL with his wife of 34 years (Joy) and their 4 dogs. They have one son (Jordan)who lives nearby.
George was a member of the Canadian Forces for 30 years and retired in 2015. He served across Canada, Europe and completed five operational deployments, including the Persian Gulf War, the former Yugoslavia and Afghanistan. He served as a councillor for the Town of Clarke’s Beach for 8 years and is currently serving on the Executive of Branch 32, the Royal Canadian Legion, Bay Roberts.
George started playing golf in 1988 in Winnipeg and has been addicted ever since. He claims he is still no good but loves the game and will likely play to his last breath.
When he’s not golfing you will likely find him at his cabin with the campfire going or doing home renovations for someone who needs assistance.
Clarke’s Beach, NL
Canadian Army Veteran with 30 years service
Yes, Pitcher’s Pond Golf Course, Whiteway, NL
Cory Gulliver, Jim Southwell and Randy Harris
Cabot Cliffs in Inverness, NS and Pinehurst in North Carolina
Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1988
Suring a 36 hour layover in Dubai on my return from Afghanistan, myself and 3 Army buddies played the Emirates Club, home of the Race to Dubai championship.
Won a tournament at Hartley Point Golf course, Eastern Passage, NS.
Up at the cabin!
Ball and broken Tee from my first (and only) hole in one.
John Daly, Mike Weir and Colin Montgomery
I Cory Gulliver, Bill Morrissey, Colin Budgell
Yes, Hole #12 at The Wilds in 2019
18. What is your best score ever?
74 on a par 72 course