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Graham Cooke

Born: September 11, 1946
Place of Birth: Belleville, Ontario
Category: Golf Course Architect
Inducted: 2010

Graduated from Michigan State University in Landscape Architecture and is enjoying a long, renowned career designing courses, primarily across Canada, with other works in the U.S., Italy, Finland & India.

Graham Cooke's Record:

National:
  • 1979, 2001 Canadian Amateur Championship – Runner-up
  • 1987, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000 - 2002 Canadian Mid-Amateur Champion
  • 2001, 2002, 2008, 2009 Canadian Senior Champion
  • 2004 - 2007 Canadian Senior Championship - Runner-up

Provincial:
  • 1965 Ontario Junior Champion
  • 1981, 1984, 1993, 1996 Quebec Amateur Champion
  • Five-time Champion: Duke of Kent (Quebec regional tournament)
  • Four-time Champion: Alexander of Tunis (Quebec regional tournament)
  • 2001 Winner of Golf Quebec’s inaugural “Graham Cooke Cup”
  • 2006, 2008 Quebec Senior Amateur Champion
  • Twenty-Seven Quebec Willingdon Cup appearances

Other Items of Note:
  •  Seven Canadian National Team Appearances
  •  Nations Cup Championship: Paris, France (1976)
  •  World Pairs Championship: Bogata, Columbia (1977)
  •  King’s Invitation Championship: Rabat. Morocco (1978)
  •  World Team Championship: Pinehurst, U.S.A. (1980)
  •  World Team Championship: Stockholm, Sweden (1988)
  •  World Team Championship: Vancouver, Canada (1992)
  •  Pacific Rim Championship: Kelowna, Canada (1993)
  •  Runner-up at the British Senior Amateur Championship in 2007 & 2009
  •  1969 Big Ten Champions with Michigan State University
  •  1971 NCAA All-American with Michigan State University
  •  Worked closely with Golf Quebec in course rating systems
  •  Past R.C.G.A. Governor
  •  Designed more than 75 golf courses in Canada and internationally

To view images of Graham Cooke from the museum collection, click here.

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