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Biography

Riley is an up-and-coming Canadian golf talent. For the 2013 PGA TOUR Canada season, Riley posted three top-10 finishes in six events – including a victory at The Syncrude Boreal Open. As a result of his excellent performance, Wheeldon received the honour of Freedom 55 Canadian Player Of The Week twice in the 2013 season. He also finished 2nd on the PGA TOUR Canada’s Order of Merit. Riley’s play earned him an exemption into his first PGA TOUR event, the 2013 RBC Canadian Open hosted at Glen Abbey Golf Club. Riley has also spent time on the NGA Tour, collecting one win and two top-5 finishes across 2012 and 2013. Starting out the 2014 Winter Series on the NGA Tour, Riley has already recorded three top-10 finishes in four events, including a victory at Disney Lake Buena Vista. Riley attended the University of Louisville, where he was named the 2010 BIG EAST Player of the Year and 2009 BIG EAST Freshman of the Year.

Random Facts:

  • Avid sports fan, amateur basketball analyst and future golf course designer.
  • Favourite teams are Vancouver Canucks, Miami Heat, San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Mariners.
  • Dream foursome…Fred Couples, Michael Jordan and Roger Federer
  • Favourite TV show…ESPN First Take
  • Favourite movie(s)…Happy Gilmore/Training Day
  • Favourite quote…”If you do today what others won’t, you’ll do tomorrow what others can’t”
  • Favourite colour…Green
  • Favourite golf course…The Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort
Photo taken at Victoria Golf Club: Victoria, BC