A five-time winner on the PGA Tour, including the prestigious World Series of Golf, Tom won the 2007 AT&T Champions Classic, beating Ryder Cup star Loren Roberts in a thrilling 4 hole play-off at the Valencia Country Club, north of Los Angeles. Tom?s other Champions Tour and Worldwide Seniors wins include: 2005 Australian PGA Seniors Championship, 2005 3M Championship in the Twin Cities, MN opening with a 63 in the first round.
Tom raced to victory at the 2004 Toshiba Senior Classic with a course record 60 (tying the Champions Tour record) at the Newport Beach (CA) Country Club in the opening round earlier this year. He closed with a 67 to get into the winners circle again in style. He joined an elite group of 2003 Champions Tour Winners with an exciting victory at The SBC Classic at Valencia CC in Santa Clarita, CA. by holing a 60 foot eagle putt at the final hole to beat Gil Morgan by one shot, established himself as number one in Tour driving distance, and finished in the top twenty with earnings in excess of $1,000,000 for the year.
The possessor of the "sweetest swing in golf", Tom's career is defined by long accurate driving and pin-point iron play and a reputation for playing his best when faced with the most difficult courses in the world. Tom was the Long Drive Champion in 2008 on the Champions Tour for the 4th time in 6 years and also won the Long Drive Title on the PGA Tour. He won the Greens in Regulation Title in 2007.
Tom has traded shots with the best in golf at the finest
golf venues in the world. He is in great demand not
only for his accomplishments on-course but also for
his warm, personable, manner and genuine interest in his
amateur playing partners, rendering him one of the most
sought-after PGA Tour professionals at charity and corporate
events and programs.
Tom is available at various times throughout the year
and can collaborate with brother Paul to create a team
that can bring something truly unique to your golfing
experience. Only through Purtzer Golf can you receive
the combined benefit of one of North America's most
outstanding teachers along with the incomparable advantage
of accessing the playing experience of one of professional
golf's greats, plus having the opportunity to watch
one of the greatest swings of all time and ask how he
Tom and Paul blend the technical expertise of how the
golf swing works with the "up close and personal"
opportunity to see first hand how it is executed, providing
you with the rare opportunity to incorporate many of
these wished-for elements into your swing.
If the truly unique and outstanding is what you are
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