Born: August 4, 1941 in Scotland
Sam Young is currently the Owner and Class “A” Golf Professional at Shelburne Golf & Country Club.
Sam has been instrumental in growing the game of golf by paving the way for Junior golfers. He quickly became a highly influential leader and developed a very successful Junior Program for children 5-18 years of age. Sam Young has been a proud member of the PGA of Canada for over 50 years, was on the Board of Directors for 16 years, and was the President for 2 years (87’ and 88’).
Sam was recognized as the PGA of Canada Club Professional of the Year in 1989, and following that was recognized as the PGA of Canada Junior Leader of the Year in 2002. Sam was inducted into the Ontario Golf Hall of Fame in 2011, and in 2012, he was awarded a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for his significant contributions and achievements.