Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 170 (77 kg)
Age: 32 (April 14, 1988)
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Residence: Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada
Family: Wife, Andie; Charlie
University of Washington (2010, Economics)
Special Interests: All sports, movies, Mario Kart 64
Turned Professional: 2010
City plays from: Abbotsford, B.C., Canada
Top 125 in 2018-19 FedExCup standings (thru 2019-20)
PGA TOUR Victories (2):2015 (1) Sanderson Farms Championship. 2020 (1) AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
Career Low Round:63 - 2020 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am (Round 1)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#8 : 2015 Sanderson Farms Championship
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#101 : 2020 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
Career Largest Paycheck:$1,404,000 : 2020 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am (Finished 1)
2019-20 Season Highlights
With his win at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, became the sixth Canadian player with multiple PGA TOUR victories.
PGA TOURShriners Hospitals for Children Open - Shot a first-round 63 at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open to hold a one-shot lead, his first career 18-hole lead/co-lead on the PGA TOUR, before finishing T29. AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am - Won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am in wire-to-wire fashion, defeating Kevin Streelman by four strokes to earn his second career PGA TOUR victory. Became the first player to win wire-to-wire on TOUR since Nate Lashley at the 2019 Rocket Mortgage Classic and the first to do so at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am since Phil Mickelson in 2005. Marked the first win by an international player at the event since 2004 (Vijay Singh/Fiji). Played in the final group with Mickelson, who entered the week tied for the most wins in tournament history (5). Made three eagles, tied with J.B. Holmes for most in the field.
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||Priority Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|THE PLAYERS Championship||Masters Tournament||PGA Championship||U.S. Open||The Open Championship||WGC-HSBC Champions||WGC-Mexico||WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play||WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv|
|THE NORTHERN TRUST||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Attended Yale Secondary School in Abbotsford, British Columbia.
- First golf memory was playing in Fiji for the Aaron Baddeley Championship.
- If not a professional golfer, would be a college coach.
- Was selected to carry the Olympic Torch in advance of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
- Favorite team as a kid was the Toronto Blue Jays. Is now a big Seattle Seahawks fan.
- In 2017, founded the Nick Taylor Charity Pro-Am presented by the University of the Fraser Valley in support of the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades Men's and Women's Golf programs, and local charity beneficiaries Holmberg House and Starfish Pack.