Meet The PRO:

Jim Blackmore

Jim Blackmore is a highly accomplished PGA golf professional with an illustrious career spanning over four decades. With an unwavering passion for the game and extensive expertise in golf operations, he has solidified his reputation as a respected figure in the industry. Currently serving as the Director of Golf & Club Operations at The Virginian Golf Club in Bristol, Virginia, Jim has been an integral part of the club's success for an impressive 31 years.

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Born and raised in Troy, Ohio, Jim's journey into the world of golf began at an early age. His natural talent and dedication to the sport propelled him to pursue a career in the industry. After completing his formal education and obtaining his PGA credentials, Jim embarked on a remarkable professional journey that has left an indelible mark on the golfing community.

In 1992, Jim made a significant career move by joining The Virginian Golf Club as it first opened its doors. Since then, he has played a pivotal role in establishing the club's reputation as one of the premier golfing destinations in the region. Through his visionary leadership and unwavering commitment to excellence, Jim has cultivated an environment that caters to both avid golfers and enthusiasts alike.

As a highly regarded PGA golf professional with an extensive track record of success, Jim Blackmore continues to shape the golfing landscape at The Virginian Golf Club. His passion for golf extends beyond the confines of his professional life, often finding him on the course during his free time, honing his own skills and sharing his love for the game with others.