Steven Alker Personal Notes
Non-golf related jobs include working as a petroleum engineer and a carpet cleaner.
Lists John Griffin and Paul Parlane as instructors he's worked with.
Biggest thrill in golf has been representing New Zealand as both an amateur and a professional along with winning the 2009 New Zealand PGA Championship in Christchurch. Biggest thrill outside of golf is the birth of his children.
Never travels without his ice pack and heat rack.
Favorite courses he's played are St. Andrews and Harbour Town GL and would like to play Augusta National one day. Favorite college team is Arizona State and pro team is the Arizona Cardinals. Robin Williams is his favorite entertainer and "Old School" is his favorite movie. Favorite TV show is "Two and a Half Men" and favorite magazine is Men's Journal. Roger Federer is his favorite athlete to watch. New Zealand lamb is his favorite food. New York and Stockholm are favorite cities to visit and Queenstown, New Zealand, is his favorite vacation spot.
Superstitions include never using a ball with the No. 5 on it.
Would have Jack Nicklaus, David Feherty and Peter Jacobsen round out his dream foursome.
Bucket list includes visiting Venice and Paris with his wife.
Suffered with reactive arthritis from 1999-2002.
Supports The First Tee programs and breast cancer awareness.