Name: Rebecca McGinley
Role: Professioanl Golfer and two times UK Longest Drive Champion
Born in: Prudhoe, Newcastle
History: Since leaving school, I have pursued a career to make it as a top professional golfer. I have played on both Ladies European Tour and LET Access tour. A Few years ago I tried my hand in the UK Longest Drive Championship and actually won it in 2015. I successfully defended my title in 2016 and both years I also finished 3rd in the World Series Longest Drive Championship in Dallas.
Experience: Two time UK Longest Drive champion and LET Access tour professional
Biggest challenge: Will be to qualify through Q school to get on the full Ladies tour.
Something you didn’t know: My Childhood hero was Laura Davies and I was lucky enough to meet her and not only that, I have a match worn golf glove from her. My pride and joy.