Dunoon, Argyll, Scotland
PGA Cup Experience: 1986-88-90-92-94-96-98-2000
Turned Professional: 1971
Player Notes: The former PGA head professional at Cowal Golf Club in Dunoon, Scotland, Weir returns as Great Britain & Ireland Captain after serving in 2011 at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif. . .Lost a playoff to Bob Cameron in the 2000 Glenmuir PGA Professional Championship. In 2000, posted a record eight consecutive appearances in the PGA Cup, bettering David Huish who also appeared in eight competitions, but not consecutively. Two-time winner of the Glenmuir PGA Professional Championship in 1987 and 1988. . . Competed on the European Tour from 1988-90. . . Five-time winner of Scotland's Order of Merit. . .1986 Scottish Northern Open Championship. . . Owns seven course records, including a 67 in 1999 at Pevero Smeralda, Sardinia.
Family: Wife, Carol; Children: Daughter, Kim; son, David
Hobbies: Music, soccer