Luke Donald

BIO

Birth Date – December 7, 1977
Birth Place – Hemel Hempstead, England
Residence – Jupiter, Florida
Interests – Art, music, wine making

ABOUT LUKE

Earned a degree in art theory and practice at Northwestern University. Donated one of his paintings to a pgatour.com auction, and the winning bid was $1,640, which was split between PGA TOUR Charities and junior golf charity in Chicago.

Involved with The First Tee of Chicago and the Ronald McDonald House of Chicago.

Director for the Western Golf Association, the organization behind the Evans Scholars Foundation that provides college scholarships for caddies. A driving force to bring the 2013 and 2015 BMW Championship to his home course, Conway Farms Golf Club, outside Chicago.

Luke Donald Collection wines debuted in 2008 to strong reviews.

He was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2012.

VICTORIES / CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Former #1 OWRG in 2011 

5 victories on the PGA Tour, including the 2011 WGC – Accenture Matchplay Championship

7 victories on the European Tour, including the 2012 BMW PGA Championship

4 time Ryder Cup player in 2004, 2006, 2010 and 2012 – all of them participating the winning European team

Winner of the 2004 WGC World Cup with Paul Casey