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Lisa "Longball" Vlooswyk

B.Ed., B.A

Lisa is an 8-Time Canadian Long Drive National Champion and has finished as high as 2nd in the World. She is an LDA Tour Champion and Callaway Golf sponsored athlete.

Lisa was the first woman to ever hit it the length of 3 ½ NFL football fields in competition (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 uses her vast experience as a World Class athlete to be a successful keynote Peak Performance Speaker at conferences and conventions, is a Golf Entertainer for many corporate/charity golf tournaments across North America including PGA Tour and Champions Tour events and runs her own Golf School for Women both in Canada and the United States.

Interesting Facts About Lisa

  • Eight-Time Canadian Long Drive Champion
  • Sixteen-Time World Long Drive Finalist
  • Top Finish at World Championships – 2nd Place (2011 & 2009)
  • Golfweek Magazine’s Golf Fest Entertainer of the Year at the Villages (2014)
  • 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
  • First Pregnant Athlete to Compete at World Championships
  • Three-Time Team Canada Captain at the North American Cup
  • LDA Tour Champion
  • Runner-Up for Player of the Year on LDA Tour
  • First Woman to ever hit it over 350 yards (3 ½ NFL Football fields) in competition
  • Longest Drive in Competition 350 yards 2 feet 2 inches
  • Former Canadian Women’s Tour Player
  • BMO Celebrating Women Award Winner for Expansion and Growth in Small Business (2016)
  • Cover Story of Golf Tips Magazine (Winter 2016 issue)
  • First Athlete to do a Back Flip on ESPN after winning a Long Drive Tour Event
  • Alberta Golf Association Recreational & Community Events Committee Member (2017 to Present )
  • Winner of the Inspire Action Award for Women’s Golf Day (2018)
  • Canadian Lead Ambassador for Women’s Golf Day since inception (2016 – 2022)
  • First Female Board Member of the Hockey Alberta Foundation (2020 – Present )
  • Golf Journalists Association of Canada Member and Volunteer on the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee
  • Elementary and Junior High School Teacher (1997 – 2004)
  • Callaway Golf (2017 – Present), Golf Town (2017 – Present) & Nike Vision (2014 – Present) Sponsored Athlete
Lisa Longball Power Drive
Lisa Longball Portrait

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Lisa is also available for BRAND SPONSORSHIP discussions, and PRESS INTERVIEWS.

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Lisa Longball Golf - Motivational Speaker and Golf Entertainer