Robert R. Panasik – Class of 2005

panasikwebsiteBorn October 20, 1941 
A dominant junior champion, a very strong amateur player and a fine champion as a professional, including:

  • 1955 Ontario Bantam Boys’ Champion
  • 1956 Ontario Juvenile Champion
  • 1958 Ontario Junior & Ontario Men’s Amateur Champion
  • 1958 Canadian Junior Boys Champion
  • Youngest player ever (15) to make the cut in a regular Official PGA Tour Event (Canadian Open at Westmount GC in 1957)
  • 5 CPGA of Ontario Championships between 1963 and 2002
  • 4 CPGA of Ontario Hunt Trophies (Order of Merit)
  • 2 CPGA Championships (1972 & 1973)
  • 2 CPGA Club Professional Championships (1981 & 1993)
  • 6 Provincial Open Championships
  • 1 Canadian Tour Championship (1986)
  • 3 CPGA Seniors & 2 CPGA Super Seniors Championships
  • Represented Canada three times in the World Cup of Golf
  • Qualified for the US Open Championship 10 times
  • Qualified for the US PGA Senior Tour in 1994 (fully exempt)
  • Qualified for the US Senior Open Championship in 2002