Team Ledgestone: Chris Heeren

Sponsored by Ledgestone Insurance Group

Chris is a long time professional from Wisconsin. Chris is a two-time putting World Champion and placed in the top 10 at the 2004 World Championship. Chris relies mostly on his backhand and has been a staple Midwest pro for many years. Chris and his wife Peggy live in Janesville with their family.

Chris Heeren

Home Town: Janesville, WI

PDGA Rating: 985

Sponsors: Discraft

Started Playing: 2001

Day Job: Business Analyst - Alliant Energy Corporation

Biggest Victory: 2009 Mad City Open

Top 5 Courses: Idlewild - KY, Ozark Mountain - MO, West Lake - IA, Rollin Ridge - WI, Big Brother/Justin Trails - WI

Career Aces: 66

In the Bag
ESP Force, Z Force, ESP Nuke, Z Nuke, Z Avenger, ESP Buzzz, Flx Drone, D Challenger

Course Records: 40 - Justin Trails Original, 39 - Baraboo Lions, 47 - Tower Ridge Longs, 44 - Legion of Doom, 61 - The Oaks, 44 - Rollin Ridge Short, 52 - Brandy Lake Longs, 42 - Vollrath Park

Advice for new players:
The first rule I have for not only beginners but everyone is to have fun out there! Whether it's your 2nd time out or your 100th Pro tournament, I believe the biggest key is to stay in the right mind set and to have fun.

2018 Champion

Nate Sexton


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Recently Published

Oct 31 2018

Ledgestone Announces Super Color/Full Foil Collection

Ledgestone tournament director Nate Heinold has made a habit of releasing Limited Edition runs to support the tournament. The 2019 event will be no exception. Since the inception of the tournament’s relationship with Discraft, the tournament has released over 80,000 discs to support the event. The tournament, in coordination with Discraft and designers Les White and Marnie Peters, are happy to announce the newest collectible item: The Ledgestone Super Color Full Foil Buzzz Collection.

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Aug 11 2018

2018 Final Payout Announcement

Here are the final payouts for the 2018 Ledgestone Insurance Open presented by Discraft. Amateur and professional payouts will be available Sunday at Lake Eureka Park in Eureka, Illinois. We hope you are enjoying your experience in Central Illinois!

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Jun 22 2018

7th Les White Ledgestone Bee Released

Tournament Director Nate Heinold is happy to announce the 7th and final Les White Bee from the Ledgestone 2018 Bee Collection: the Franklin’s Bumblebee.

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May 16 2018

Schedule Adjusted

The course schedule has been modified for a few divisions. Sometimes changes to the schedule are necessary with a tournament this size. This change was made to accommodate more players in the MA3 division, which is already full, and to make the course schedule for Pool D more suitable.

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Highlights


Previous Winners

2018 Winner: Nate Sexton

2017 Winner: Josh Anthon

2016 Winner: Paul McBeth

2015 Winner: Simon Lizotte

2014 Winner: Nikko Locastro

2013 Winner: Devan Owens

2012 Winner: Nikko Locastro

2011 Winner: Allen Hermosillo


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