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.
Home Town: Janesville, WI
PDGA Rating: 985
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.