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Encyclopedia > Norman Drew
A photograph of Norman Drew at a young age
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A photograph of Norman Drew at a young age

Norman Drew (born in Belfast on May 25, 1932) is a well known Irish golfer who started his golfing career at Balmoral Golf Club, Belfast, Northern Ireland where from a young age he was renowned for his short game. Drew turned professional in 1954. May 25 is the 145th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (146th in leap years). ... 1932 (MCMXXXII) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link will take you to a full 1932 calendar). ... This list of golf players, known as golfers includes the most notable players of the sport, who are almost exclusively professionals in the sport. ... WGS-84 (GPS) Coordinates: 54. ...


Drew played in the 1959 Ryder Cup at Eldorado Country Club in the U.S. where is was the youngster of the team. During the 1959 Ryder Cup he made history by becoming the first player to gain representative honours at the Walker Cup, Ryder Cup and Canada (World) Cup level. Drew also holds an unbeaten record in the Ryder Cup having drawn his only match against Doug Ford, who had won both the U.S. Open and the U.S. Masters. The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ... Motto: (Out Of Many, One) (traditional) In God We Trust (1956 to date) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington D.C. Largest city New York City None at federal level (English de facto) Government Federal constitutional republic  - President George Walker Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence from... The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ... The Walker Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in odd numbered years between teams comprising the leading amateur golfers of the United States and Great Britain and Ireland (in political terms the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland). ... There are a number of notable figures named Doug Ford, including: Doug Ford, a golfer Doug Ford, a former Ontario politician Doug Ford, an Australian rock musician Doug Ford, an English student who smells like bibs! «$MiLE» This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same...


In more recent years Drew has competed in the European Seniors Tour between 1992 and 1996. The European Seniors Tour is a professional tour for male golfers aged 50 and over. ...


Drew married his wife Valerie in 1958. They have two children, Heather and Gordon. Gordon Drew is also a professional Golfer at Donagahdee Golf Club, County Down, Northern Ireland Statistics Province: Ulster County Town: Downpatrick Area: 2,448 km² Population (est. ...


Team appearances

The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ... The Canada Cup refers to several types of professional sporting events held in Canada: It is also the previous name of the World Cup of Golf. ...

See also

  • List of European Ryder Cup golfers

External links

  • Drews Profile on the European Tour's official site
  • Balmoral Golf Club - Balmoral Golf Club, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Irish golfing legends' reunion 1959 Ryder Cup team Reunion

 
 

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