Sam Ryder

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Sam Ryder
Personal information
Full nameSamuel Richard Ryder
Born (1989-12-15) December 15, 1989 (age 29)
Winter Park, Florida
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st)
Nationality United States
ResidenceLongwood, Florida
CollegeStetson University
Turned professional2012
Current tour(s)PGA Tour
Former tour(s)PGA Tour Canada Tour
Professional wins2
Number of wins by tour Tour1
Best results in major championships
Masters TournamentDNP
U.S. OpenCUT: 2017
The Open ChampionshipDNP
PGA ChampionshipDNP

Samuel Richard Ryder (born December 15, 1989)[1] is a professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour.

Professional career[edit]

Ryder played on the PGA Tour Canada in 2014 and 2015. In 2015 he finished fourth in the PGA Tour Canada Order of Merit earning a place on the Tour for 2016.

In July 2017, Ryder had his first win, the Pinnacle Bank Championship, finishing 8 strokes ahead of the field.[2] He finished second in the 2017 Tour regular season rankings to gain a place on the PGA Tour for 2018.

Professional wins (2)[edit] Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score To par Margin of
1 Jul 23, 2017 Pinnacle Bank Championship 67-67-62-67=263 −21 8 strokes United States Scott Gutschewski
United States Scott Harrington
United States Michael Johnson
United States Andrew Landry

PGA Tour Canada wins (1)[edit]

  • 2015 National Capital Open to Support Our Troops

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2017
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open CUT
The Open Championship
PGA Championship
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Samuel Richard Ryder – United States Public Records, 1970-2009". FamilySearch.
  2. ^ "Sam Ryder wraps up PGA Tour card with win". ESPN. Associated Press. July 23, 2017.

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