Golf Birthdays: May 15-16

May 15

Canada’s Glen Hnatiuk, a four-time winner, turns 50.

Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal, a three-time European Tour winner, turns 32.  He was the European Tour Rookie of the Year in 2008, winning the Open de France by four strokes. He has since added titles in 2011 (BMW International Open) and 2014 (Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship) – which he won by one stroke over Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson.


May 16

American PGA Tour member Bo Van Pelt turns 40. Van Pelt has won six professional titles, one each on the PGA Tour and European Tour.  In 2009, he won the US Bank Championship in Milwaukee with a 13-under playoff victory. In 2012, he won the ISPS Handa Perth International by two strokes with a 16-under.

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