Gavyn Knight

Parksville, BC • Team Canada – NextGen

General Facts

  • Date of birth January 4, 2004
  • Hometown Parksville, BC
  • Home club Morningstar Golf Club
  • School Boise St (Fr.)
  • Years on team 2 (2023 Team Canada | 2022 Junior Squad)

Notable moments

  • T2 – 2022 Canadian Junior Boys Championship
  • 5th – 2022 British Columbia Amateur
  • 8th – 2022 British Columbia Junior Championship
  • Champion – 2021 BC Junior Boys Championship
  • T2 – 2021 Golf Canada Junior Squad Selection Camp
  • 3rd – 2021 BC Men’s Amateur Championship


  • Q: How did you get into golf?

    I was introduced to golf at a young age by my parents and never stopped playing it.

  • Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?

    If juggling is a hidden talent then juggling. Some magic card tricks.

  • Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?

    My town rarely gets busy.

  • Q: Do you have any superstitions?

    I only keep one tee in my pocket while playing until it breaks or I lose it, then I get one more. I’ve done that for a long time.

  • Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?

    “R.I.C.O.” by Meek Mill and Drake


  • Driver: Titleist TSi3
  • Woods/Hybrids: Titleist TSi3; Titleist T-200
  • Irons: Titleist T-100
  • Wedges: Vokey SM8
  • Putter: Scotty Cameron Newport 2
  • Ball: Titleist Pro V1