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ARIEL CANETE

ARG

Exempt Status: .

Height: 1.70 m / 5-7.

Weight: 72 kg / 160 lbs.

Born 07.Feb.1975.

Turned PRO in 1995.

His birthplace is Santa Teresita, Argentina.

Currently residing in Santa Teresita, Argentina.

Key Facts

PGA TOUR LATINOAMÉRICA VICTORIES: (2): 2012 TransAmerican Power Products Open. 2012 Olivos Golf Classic-Copa Personal.

OTHER CAREER VICTORIES: 2002 Abierto Norpatagónico [Argentina]. 2003 Abierto del Centro [Argentina]. 2007 Joburg Open 2012 Abierto Norpatagónico [Argentina].

PROFESSIONAL CAREER:
PGA TOUR Latinoamérica member in 2012-2014. Web.com Tour member in 1996 and 2013-2014.

2013: Made the cut in 10 of 23 starts on the Web.com Tour and had three top-25 finishes. Was T15 at the inaugural Brasil Classic. Added a T11 at the South Georgia Classic. Only top-10 of the year was a T3 at the Mylan Classic near Pittsburgh in early August, a performance that moved him to No. 60 on the money list with just three events left on the Regular Season Schedule. Made the cut in one of the four Finals' events, a T47 at the Chiquita Classic… Played the final two events of the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica season, making one cut for a T47 finish at the 108th VISA Open de Argentina in December.

2012: Finished the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica season ranked first on the Tour’s Order of Merit to become the first recipient of the Roberto De Vicenzo Award… As the Tour’s No. 1 player he led “Los Cinco” and earned full status to play the 2013 season on the Web.com Tour… Earned US $91,395.50 in prize money… Collected two wins, six top 5’s, seven top 10’s, ten top 25’s and missed only one cut in eleven starts… His victories at the TransAmerican Open presented by Corona in Monterrey, México and at the Olivos Golf Classic-Copa Personal in Buenos Aires, Argentina turned him into the only multiple event winner during the Tour’s inaugural season… Won the TransAmerican Open presented by Corona on September 16 at the Club de Golf La Herradura in Monterrey, Mexico. Shot 68-67-67-68--270 (-18) for a two-stroke lead and a winner’s check for US $27,000… Won the Olivos Golf Classic-Copa Personal on December 9 at Olivos Golf Club in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Claimed the tournament’s trophy and blue jacket by posting rounds of 71-70-67-67--275 (-9) to win by two shots. The US $22,500 check he was awarded at Olivos secured him the Order of Merit’s top spot with one tournament left to play… Tied for second at the Roberto De Vicenzo Invitational Copa NEC, finished solo third at the Mundo Maya Open, tied for third at the Dominican Republic Open and tied for fifth at the 65th Arturo Calle Colombian Open… Earned his PGA TOUR Latinoamérica card by finishing ninth on the 2012 Tour de las Americas’ Order of Merit with five top 15’s in as many starts.

OTHER DETAILS: Became a European Tour champion with a win at the 2007 Joburg Open in South Africa… Had 142 starts on the European Tour between 2001 and 2011… Played the 2008 British Open Championship at Royal Birkdale for his first and only start in a major. Posted rounds of 78-71-76-71--296 (+16) to finish in a tie for 39th… Played on the Tour de las Americas, where his best career finish was a five-way playoff loss at the 2001 Abierto del Litoral in Rosario, Argentina… Won the Abierto del Centro in 2003 and the Abierto Norpatagónico in 2002 and 2012 for three career wins on the Argentine Tour.

AMATEUR CAREER: Was a member of the Argentine team that won the Copa Los Andes three consecutive years between 1992 and 1994.

PERSONAL: Started playing at the age of 12 at his hometown’s Santa Teresita Golf Club… His wife Lorena has caddied for him several times throughout his career… Daughter Mia was born on March 30, 2010… A big fan of Boca Juniors on the Argentine football (soccer) league.

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