- Personal Details
- DOB: 17 Sept 1994
- Country: Ireland
Gavin turned professional and joined ISM the day after helping Great Britain and Ireland to Walker Cup victory at Royal Lytham & St Annes in September 2015 and will play on the European Tour in 2018.
He made his debut in the paid ranks at the Open d'Italia in Milan in 2015 and went on to secure his European Tour card through Qualifying School in 2017.
His appearance at Lytham was his second in the Walker Cup, having featured in the defeat to the United States in 2013.
Gavin was the youngest Irish Amateur champion when he won as a 17-year-old in 2012. As well as winning Peter McEvoy Trophy and the Carrick Neil Scottish Open Championship, he became the Irish Amateur champion for the second time in 2015.
He secured a first professional title with victory at the Lookers Championship, shooting three consecutive rounds of 68 at Close House in April 2017.
He produced a strong set of results on the Challenge Tour, including second place at the Andalucia Costa del Sol Match Play 9, a share of fourth at the Ras Al Khaimah 2017 Golf Challenge and sixth at the Hainan Open.
Gavin made a huge impression in front of his home fans with a share of 14th place at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation that included a final round of 64 at Portstewart.
Having finished 19th on the Road to Oman, Gavin picked up his European Tour card by finishing with a share of 25th place.
Representing Ireland with Paul Dunne, Gavin won the second Golf Sixes at Centurion Club in May 2018 and secured his European Tour card for 2019 through Qualifying School.
07/02/19-10/02/19 - ISPS Handa Vic Open - T27
14/02/19-17/02/19 - ISPS Handa World Super 6 Perth - M/C
28/02/19-03/03/19 - Oman Open - T12
07/03/19-10/03/19 - Qatar Masters - M/C
14/03/19-17/03/19 - Magical Kenya Open - M/C
25/04/19-28/04/19 - Trophee Hassan II - T63
09/05/19-12/05/19 - British Masters - M/C
23/05/19-26/05/19 - Made in Denmark - T16
30/05/19-02/06/19 - Belgian Knockout - T47
06/06/19-09/06/19 - Golf Sixes - T9
20/06/19-23/06/19 - BMW International Open - M/C
27/06/19-30/06/19 - Andalucia Valderrama Masters - M/C
04/07/19-07/07/19 - Dubai Duty Free Irish Open - M/C
01/08/19-04/08/19 - Vierumaki Finnish CHallenge - T11
15/08/19-18/08/19 - D&D REAL Czech Challenge
22/08/19-25/08/19 - Scandinavian Invitational
29/08/19-01/09/19 - Omega European Masters
05/09/19-08/09/19 - Porsche European Open
12/09/19-15/09/19 - KLM Open
19/09/19-22/09/19 - BMW PGA Championship
26/09/19-29/09/19 - Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
03/10/19-06/10/19 - Open de Espana
10/10/19-13/10/19 - Italian Open
17/10/19-20/10/19 - Open de France
24/10/19-27/10/19 - Portugal Masters
31/10/19-03/11/19 - WGC-HSBC Champions
07/11/19-10/11/19 - Turkish Airlines Open
14/11/19-17/11/19 - Nedbank Golf Challenge
21/11/19-24/11/29 - DP World Tour Championship
22 August 2019
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18 August 2019
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15 August 2019
The whole issue of slow play in golf has kicked off again with Bryson DeChambeau on tv taking 2 mins and 20 seconds to hit an eight-foot putt on the PGA...
11 August 2019
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28 July 2019
Darren Clarke finished in a share of 10th place at the Senior Open at Royal Lytham and St Annes. The Northern Irishman was making his Seni...
21 July 2019
Justin Harding finished in a share of 41st place at The Open Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes. The South African opened the week ...
13 June 2019
I’m at the BMW International Open in Munich next week and the nine years since I won there feels like a lifetime! The majority of us...
30 May 2019
I’m playing on the EuroPro Tour for the second time this week, having made the decision to concentrate on that rather than the Alps Tour a few wee...
23 May 2019
It takes more than a good golf swing to be to be out on tour for any amount of time because so much of what we do is down to the mental side.  ...
19 May 2019
Matt Wallace finished in a share of third place at the USPGA Championship at Bethpage Black. The Englishman, who finished second at the British ...
07 October 2018
After Europe, Thomas Bjorn and the European Tour, the biggest winners at the Ryder Cup were Paris and France. It was just unbelievable and...
05 July 2017
It's very pleasing to see Peter Uihlein operating at the sharp end again on a regular basis. ...
30 June 2017
The story of Chris Lloyd is a very interesting one... and a lesson for all those youngsters who start losing the way in ...
01 June 2017
What a difference a year has made in the career and life of Matt Wallace. From unknown to se...
17 May 2017
Louis Oosthuizen is one of those players you believe can win wherever and whenever he tees it up. And although Louis h...
29 March 2017
Four sub-70 rounds including a closing 66 brought a double dividend for Peter Uihlein at the Puerto Rico Open....
09 February 2017
Peter Uihlein's infectious smile is once again lighting up the world's fairways. ...
13 January 2017
Now that the golf world has woken up from its brief winter hibernation, I thought I'd take a look into the future and w...
10 November 2016
What an amazing week at the Turkish Airlines Open. The cours...
18 October 2016
A lot has been written about Lee Westwood of late, but, believe me, that story is far from over. One of Lee's greates...