Tom Ross began golfing at an early age and by the age of 17 was a formidable competitor.
Tom arrived in Canada in 1924, and by 1926 he was the club professional at the Wascana Golf Club in Regina. He stayed at the Wascana until 1932 and then moved to the Regina Golf and Country Club, where he was the club pro until his retirement in 1964.
Ross won the Saskatchewan Open five times; in 1928, 1929, 1934, 1938, and 1949.
Tom Ross was considered by his peers, across Canada, as being one of the finest club professionals during that era. His influence on young players significantly contributed to the growth of the game in Saskatchewan.