Andrew Coltart is a former professional golfer who, since retirement, has moved into TV commentary. As an amateur, he won the 1987 Scottish Boys Championship and in 1989 he won the Standard Life Amateur Champion Gold Medal with a 4 under total of 280. He also won the 1991 Scottish Amateur Stroke Play Championship and participated in the 1991 Walker Cup.
Coltart turned professional in 1991 and was a member of the European Tour from 1993. His first professional win came at the Scottish Professional Championship in 1994, which was a Challenge Tour event. He has two wins on the main European Tour, the 1998 Qatar Masters and the 2001 Great North Open. In 1995, he was a member of the winning Scottish team in the Alfred Dunhill Cup and also won the Australian PGA Championship in 1994 and 1997. He won the PGA Tour of Australasia’s Order of Merit in 1997/8.
Coltart’s best finishes on the European Tour Order of Merit are seventh place in 1996 and ninth place in 1998. He was a member of the European 1999 Ryder Cup team playing in the singles against Tiger Woods.
In 2012, Coltart opted to retire from the game and has explored a number of avenues since then. Alongside his work as a TV commentator, Coltart is also a respected after dinner speaker, providing talks on what it takes to become a professional sportsman and the motivation required to maintain high levels of performance.
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