Quick facts
Birth date 30 Jul, 1980
Age 42 yrs
Occupations Golfer
Citizenship United Kingdom
Birth place Johannesburg
Education Robert May's School
Gender Male
Description South African-born English professional golfer
Twitter id Justinrose99
Instagram id Justinprose99

Justin is known as an English professional golfer. He is most famous for playing on the PGA Tour.

Background and Age

Justin Peter Rose was born on July 30, 1980, in Johannesburg, South Africa. He raised by his father, Ken Rose, and his mother, Annie Rose. Rose has two siblings, his brother, Brandon Harcus, and sister, Margi North. When he was five, his folks moved to England where he started to play golf at Tylney Park Golf Club. When he was 17 years old, Rose contended in the Walker Cup. He became known universally known at the age of 17, in the 1998 Open Championship.

Rose had a tight relationship with his father, Ken, who coached him until he passed away from leukemia in 2002.

Career and Net Worth

In 2002, Justin Rose won his first professional title in his nation of birth, South Africa, the Dunhill Championship. Rose likewise won the Nashua Masters, additionally in South Africa, Crown Tournament on the Japanese Tour, and Victor Chandler British Masters in the same year.

In 2005, after his ranking kept on declining, Rose chose to stop the European Tour in order to focus on the PGA Tour. Rose eventually chose to come back to the European Tour in August 2005.

In May 2018, Rose added another title to his name, the Fort Worth Invitational, he likewise proceeded to rise second place at the Dell Technologies Championship. This huge endeavors from Rose helped launch him to the number 1 situation in the Official World Golf Ranking. Rose solidified his notoriety for being world number one when he won the FedEx Cup alongside $10,000,000.

In June 2020, during an interview, Justin Rose said that although there is an increasing number of players pulling out of up and coming tournaments like the Travelers Championship event because of positive Covid-19 tests, he still feels really safe with the security measures. Brooks Koepka and Webb Simpson were the most recent to pull back from the up and coming tournament in Connecticut, bringing the number of golf players who have pulled out to five.

Notwithstanding players dropping out, PGA Tour magistrate Jay Monahan declared the occasion will proceed as booked without any fans in attendance. As a result of the precautionary measures and the scattered idea of golf players are not in close contact with their opposition. Rose thinks the golf the game has a bit of leeway over different sports to keep playing in the continuous pandemic.

Marriage, Wife, and Kids

Rose got married to Kate Phillips in 2006. They have two children named Leo and Charlotte Rose.

Last Modified: Jan 12, 2023

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