Jack first picked up a golf club at the age of 11 when his family moved opposite the Rich River Golf Club in Echuca. Jack turned professional at the beginning of 2011 by undertaking a PGA of Australia Traineeship and is now trying his trade in tournament golf.
With the help and support of his family and the below supporters Jack's career continues to develop.
Acushnet Australia comprise of the Titleist / Footjoy brands, and provide Jack with his equipment.
A nearly $1.4 billion company, Acushnet is a leading manufacturer and marketer of golf balls, golf clubs, golf shoes and golf gloves. Other products include golf bags, golf outerwear and accessories. Acushnet’s leading products are Titleist and Pinnacle golf balls; Titleist golf clubs; FootJoy golf shoes; FootJoy and Titleist golf gloves; and FootJoy outerwear.
Titleist’s mission is to serve the needs of the serious and recreational golfer with value added products and services that have a competitive advantage worldwide.
“…the comfort I have with my current and previous set ups, has no doubt made a significant contribution to my success”. Jack Wilson, May 2015.
FootJoy is committed to enhancing your on-course experience through the development of superior golf shoes, gloves, outerwear, socks and accessories. Our products exceed expectations in all weather and playing conditions through advanced technical innovation, performance, and supreme comfort.
“…the comfort I have with my current and previous set ups, has no doubt made a significant contribution to my success”. Jack Wilson, May 2015..
The Victorian Institute of Sport
“I consider myself very lucky to be a part of this world class program and can honestly say the team at the VIS have played a huge part in my previous success and hopefully all success to come.” Jack Wilson, May 2015.
The Victorian Institute of Sport is funded by the State Government through Sport and Recreation Victoria; the Commonwealth Government through the Australian Sports Commission; and numerous corporate sector sponsors. It is a non-residential institute, which utilises Melbourne’s outstanding sporting facilities and provides a range of services and support, including advanced and specialised coaching, sport science and sports medicine services, career and education advice, and training and competition support, to allow it’s high performance athletes to live and train in Melbourne, the sporting capital of Australia.
PGA of Australia
“The skills I acquired in the 3 years of my traineeship, I believe, have equipped me to tackle life on tour to the best of my potential” Jack Wilson, May 2015.
Founded in 1911, The PGA of Australia is the second oldest PGA in the world. It is a not-for-profit organisation that’s purpose is to promote and grow the game of golf while continuing to enhance the standards of the profession to deliver better job opportunities to its members. The membership base comprises of more than 2,000 professional golfers and includes tournament professionals, club professionals, assistant professionals, teaching professionals, senior professionals and trainees. Each year the PGA of Australia stages over 430 tournaments from the Australian PGA Championship to the state based Pro-Am circuits that take professional golf to the masses. The PGA’s core aim is to help more Australians enjoy golf more often.
Peninsula Kingswood Country Golf Club
“Without the support of Kingswood Golf Club, I would not be where I am today. They have adopted me as a staff member, pennant player and now a permanent face around the premises, I cannot thank the whole team, past and present, for the advice, life skills and personality shaping experiences I have encountered over the past 4 years. I hope this relationship is forever ongoing.” Jack Wilson, Janaury 2015
Kingswood is renowned for its old world charm with modern day facilities. Located in Melbourne's famous Sandbelt 35 minutes from the city centre, Kingswood's championship course is gently undulating and is an exceptional test of golf.
Plumbtec - Echuca, Kyabram, Sheparton, Numurkah, Cobram.
“Bruce has supported me immensely over the past 4 years with travel and without this I could not have competed in many of the events that have allowed me to get to today. It is with his continued support that I will embark on my next overseas trip, Thanks a lot mate." Jack Wilson, May 2015
Bruce Agnew and Plumbtec in the Goulburn Valley are the one stop plumbing shops where Bruce and his team know plumbing backwards and as part of a national plumbing network they can service the local communities needs even better. They are totally committed to trade customers, builders and home renovators, who need advice to help the customer get on with the job.