Rio Bound

Sharp tees it up for country, women
Hamilton Spectator
By Steve Milton

OAKVILLE — One of Alena Sharp’s major athletic assets is her strength, and she’s probably going to need it all next month.
That’s because the Hamilton native is carrying a lot of people on her back. She welcomes the challenge, courts it, actually.
“To represent Canada is […]

By |July 21st, 2016|Articles|0 Comments|

Rio Here We Come

Olympic News

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http://www.thespec.com/sports-story/6774327-canada-s-golfers-ready-for-chance-to-defend-olympic-title-after-112-year-wait/

By |July 21st, 2016|Articles|0 Comments|

US Open

Sharp on a roll heading into US Open

 

Please click on the link below to check out the latest article written about my progress and the US Open

 

http://ottawacitizen.com/sports/golf/sharp-on-a-roll-heading-into-u-s-womens-open

By |July 7th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments|

Caddie Helps Canadian Golfer Stay Sharp

Bob Duff

May 26, 2016

 

The sun is shining. The grass is green. The day is beautiful in its splendour.

For the past 11 years, this is where Hamilton’s Alena Sharp has worked. The lush, tree-lined fairways of the golf course are her office.

From the outside, it looks glamorous and let’s not kid ourselves, travelling the world, […]

By |June 1st, 2016|Articles|0 Comments|

Alena will Look Sharp in Canada’s Colours

Alena will look sharp in Canada’s colours

Brent Long,The Canadian Press
Hamilton’s Alena Sharp poses with a Canada golf bag at the unveiling of Canadian Olympic golf uniforms in Toronto on Wednesday.

Hamilton Spectator
By Garry McKay
Alena Sharp hasn’t officially made the Canadian team for this summer’s Olympic golf competition in Rio de Janeiro later this summer, but […]

By |June 1st, 2016|Articles|0 Comments|

Alena Sharp’s Big Swing Expected to Give Her an Edge in Rio

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Gregory Strong

The Canadian Press

May, 11, 2016

 

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/golf/alena-sharps-big-swing-expected-to-give-her-an-edge-in-rio-olympics/article29987642/

By |June 1st, 2016|Articles|0 Comments|

A Bright Year Ahead for Alena Sharp

(Adam Stanley/Golf Canada) — There’s an old saying in golf, attributed to Bobby Jones, that the game is mainly played mostly on a five-and-a-half inch course: “the distance between your ears.”

And few people know that better than Canadian Alena Sharp.

Now in her 11th year on the LPGA Tour, she began working with Tony Robbins […]

By |March 9th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments|

Playing for Family at the Marathon Classic

July 16, 2015

Alena Sharp Playing for Family at Marathon Classic

 

Written By: Nicklaus Parker @NickParkerLPGA

Nicklaus Parker is coordinator tour media and digital content for LPGA.com

PLAYING FOR FAMILY
Alena Sharp pulled out her yardage book on the second hole and nearly burst into tears. Her caddie always sneaks in a message or quote to consider […]

By |July 18th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments|

Friend’s Smile Pushes Sharp

Toledo Blade, 7/16/2015, Rachel Lenzi

Alena Sharp arrived at the home of her host family in Maumee and couldn’t help but notice the palpable difference in the environment.

Her friend was absent from the comings and goings of daily life. Erin Lynch wasn’t helping her mom make meals for the family, nor was she challenging Sharp […]

By |July 18th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments|

Sharp Deserves More

Sharp deserves more

By Bob Weeks Created: June 6, 2015

Bob Weeks
WEEKS SPEAKS

Kody McWilliams

After 10 years on the LPGA Tour, Alena Sharp has come to a realization, one that may seem unusual for a player with more than $1 million in career earnings.
“I’m playing with the best players in the world and I’m finally […]

By |June 7th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments|