Lisa “Longball” Vlooswyk B.Ed., B.A.
Lisa is an 8-Time Canadian Long Drive National Champion for women. She placed Top 5 at the 2016 World Long Drive Championships, she is an LDA Tour Champion and a Callaway Golf sponsored athlete.
Lisa currently holds the Canadian Women’s Long Drive record at 350 yards 2 feet 2 inches. In addition to her competitive career, Lisa is a Golf Journalist for several publications including Inside Golf Magazine and has had her own column in Golf Digest Canada. Lisa is a successful Keynote Peak Performance speaker at Conferences and Conventions and is a Golf Entertainer for many Corporate/Charity Golf Tournaments across North America including events on the PGA Tour and Champions Tour.
Believing strongly in women’s golf, Lisa started the Lisa Longball Golf School for Women which has been wildly successful both in Canada and the USA.
INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LISA
2. Fifteen-Time World Long Drive Finalist
3. Placed top 5 in the 2016 World Long Drive Championships
4. Top Finish at World Championships – 2nd Place (2011 & 2009)
5. Golfweek Magazine’s Golf Fest Entertainer of the Year at the Villages (2014)
6. First Female Guest on PGA Tour Major Winner Steve Elkington’s Golf show The Rural Golfer – First Guest to Beat him in a 3 Hole Match
7. First Pregnant Athlete to Compete at World Championships
8. Three-Time Team Canada Captain at the North American Cup
9. LDA Tour Champion
10. Runner-Up for Player of the Year on LDA Tour
11. First Woman to ever hit it over 350 yards (3 ½ NFL Football fields) in competition
13. Former Canadian Women’s Tour Player
14. BMO Celebrating Women Award Winner for Expansion and Growth in Small Business (2016)
15. Heart Truth Fashion Show Celebrity Model (2014)
16. Canadian Lead on the International Golf Initiative Women’s Golf Day
17. Cover Story of Golf Tips Magazine (Winter 2016 issue)
18. First Athlete to do a Back Flip on ESPN after winning a Long Drive Tour Event
19. Alberta Golf Association Recreational & Community Events Committee Member (2017 & 2018)
20. Winner of the PGA Tour Champions Tour Shaw Charity Classic Celebrity Media Day Shootout (2016)
21. Winner of the Inspire Action Award for Women’s Golf Day (2018)