Nick Taylor

Nick Taylor

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 170 (77 kg)
Age: 35 (April 14, 1988)
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Residence: Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada
Family: Wife, Andie; Charlie, Harper

Education: University of Washington (2010, Economics)
Special Interests: All sports, movies, Mario Kart 64
Turned Professional: 2010
City plays from: Abbotsford, B.C., Canada


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2024-25)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (3):
2015 (1) Sanderson Farms Championship. 2020 (1) AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. 2023 (1) RBC Canadian Open.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2023 Sony Open in Hawaii (Round 3)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#6 : 2023 RBC Canadian Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#44 : 2023 The Open Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$2,180,000 : 2023 WM Phoenix Open (Finished 2)

2022-23 Season Highlights


Became the first Canadian to win the RBC Canadian Open since Pat Fletcher in 1954 and the fifth Canadian with three or more career wins on the PGA TOUR.

PGA TOUR
WM Phoenix Open - Finished solo-second at the WM Phoenix Open, earning the first runner-up finish of his PGA TOUR career in his 235th start. Led the field in Birdies with 22, making 22 or more in a tournament for the fourth time in his career. Zurich Classic of New Orleans - Teamed with fellow Canadian Adam Hadwin to finish solo-second at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. RBC Canadian Open - Made a 72-foot, 6-inch eagle putt to defeat Tommy Fleetwood on the fourth playoff hole and win the RBC Canadian Open, becoming the first Canadian to win his national open since Pat Fletcher in 1954. Marked his third career PGA TOUR title in his 246th start at the age of 35 years, 1 month, 28 days. Carded a 75 in the first round and stood T120, becoming the second player since 1983 to overcome an 18-hole position of T120 or worse and go on to win (first since Ian Poulter at the 2018 Texas Children's Houston Open).

National Team Selections


World Cup : 2018

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 253 792 3 2 18 48 156 97 $14,354,618
2023 28 85 1 2 6 13 18 10 25 $6,013,871
2022 28 88 4 16 12 134 $832,637
2021 29 90 1 3 18 11 141 $862,159
2020 18 59 1 2 3 11 7 48 $1,897,539
2019 28 93 1 4 21 7 120 $892,663
2018 30 90 2 6 17 13 123 $899,373
2017 29 95 4 8 20 9 93 $1,255,259
2016 26 79 1 5 16 10 129 $628,756
2015 28 91 1 1 2 17 11 101 $1,072,360
2012 1 2 1
2011 2 4 2
2010 2 (A) 4 2
2009 2 (A) 6 1 1
2008 2 (A) 6 1 1
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession
2023 CUT CUT CUT CUT T31
2022 CUT
2021 T48 T29
2020 CNL CUT T35
2019 T16 T43
2018 T79
2016 CUT
2015 73 T68
2009 T36
2008 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2023 T24 47 25
2022 CUT
2020 CUT T51
2019 CUT
2018 CUT
2017 CUT T56
2015 T53

Personal


  • Attended Yale Secondary School in Abbotsford, British Columbia.
  • First golf memory was playing in Fiji for the Aaron Baddeley Championship.
  • If not a professional golfer, would be a college coach.
  • Was selected to carry the Olympic Torch in advance of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
  • Favorite team as a kid was the Toronto Blue Jays. Is now a big Seattle Seahawks fan.
  • In 2017, founded the Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am presented by the University of the Fraser Valley in support of the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades Men's and Women's Golf programs, and local charity beneficiaries Holmberg House and Starfish Pack.