December 7, 1984 |
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Weight||175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st)|
|College||Kent State University|
|Current tour(s)||Web.com Tour|
|Former tour(s)||PGA Tour Canada
|Best results in major championships
|U.S. Open||CUT: 2013|
|The Open Championship||DNP|
Yip was born in Calgary, Alberta. He won the 2002 Alberta Amateur and in 2006 was a semifinalist at the U.S. Amateur and the Canadian Amateur. He played college golf at Kent State University where he won three tournaments. While at Kent State he was named the Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year in 2003 and the MAC Co-Golfer of the year in 2005. He was also named to the All MAC first team from 2003 to 2006 and was named to the All Mid-West team in 2005 and 2006. He turned professional in 2006.
Yip has played on PGA Tour Canada since 2007, when it was known as the Canadian Tour. He picked up his first professional win in a non-tour event at the Alberta Open in May 2009. In August he picked up his first Canadian Tour victory at the Jane Rogers Championship.
Amateur wins (1)
- 2002 Alberta Amateur
Professional wins (3)
Canadian Tour wins (1)
Other wins (2)
- 2009 Alberta Open
- 2014 PGM Port Dickson Championship (Asian Development Tour)
- "Web.com Tour Season – Ryan Yip". PGA Tour. Retrieved August 21, 2013.