Karl is 11 years old.
Karl's best Men's Handicap each year has been as follows;
Age 7: No Handicap (deemed to be too young)
Age 8: 26.0 (original handicap at 8 Years & 4 months)
Age 8: 16.2 (low handicap)
Age 9: 11.3
Age 10: 6.1
Has won 38 tournaments in Australia and 9 tournaments in the USA
Has been raised by his Dad since the age of 1 year.
Got a plastic set of clubs at the age of 2.
Got a beginner metal kids set at age 4.
Started "getting into golf" at the age of 5.
Competed in his first US Kids World Championships in 2008 in the 6-Year-old division with a half set of beginners clubs, finishing 7th.
Won the 7-Years division of the 2009 US Kids World Championships at age 7. Results here.
Won the 9-Years division of the 2009 US Kids World Championships at age 7. (Karl wasn't able to compete as an 8-year-old due to costs.)
Came 2nd in the 2010 Callaway FCG World Championships, 8-years boys, going down in the 7th Playoff hole.
In 2011 he came 5th in the same event in the 9-10 Boys age division, also winning the Underclassman Award (Best 9-Year-old's score).
Current Swing Speed of over 90mph and Driver "carry" of over 190 yards, as measured at the Bridgestone Ball Testing facility at the 2012 US Kids Worlds at Pinehurst.