Gavin Woodroffe – General Manager
Zimbali Country Club
|Zimbali Country Club|
|What led you to becoming a PGA Professional?
|From a very young age I realised I wanted golf to be a part of my life and to be given the opportunity to combine a career with the game I love was a dream come true.|
|How long have you been in your current position?
|What does your job entail?
|The entire running of the Club, including and not limited to, Finance, Golf Course, Golf Operations, F&B, Memberships, Marketing.|
|Do you have any environmental or sustainability goals that you have met and would like to share?
|We have designed an Environmental Management Plan for the Estate of Zimbali, and specific consideration with the golf course.|
|Please give us a brief outline of the path you took to lead you to your current position||· Apprentice
Kloof Country Club 1999 – 2001
Mount Edgecombe Country Club 2001 – 2004
· PGA Member
Oubaai Golf Club 2004 – 2013
Erinvale Golf Club 2013 – 2016
Zimbali Country Club 2016 – Present
|Why do you feel that you would be a good candidate to win this award?
|I have many years of experience within the PGA industry, and have had the opportunity to be a part of many great clubs, to which I have been able to learn and grow to be a better person and representative of the PGA.|