Justin Peter Rose is a recognized English professional golfer. He plays a majority of his golf on the “PGA Tour.” He is best known as a winner in the U.S. Open championship in 2013. He had become the first Englishman to win the U.S. Open. Rose won Gold at the 2016 Summer Olympics when playing against Rio de Janeiro. With that win, Rose was considered as an eminent member of “Hall of Fame” among other prominent players as David Graham, Gary Player, Bernhard Langer, and Hale Irwin.
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Early Life & Biography
Rose was born to English parents, as Ken Rose (father), and Annie Rose (mother). Rose’s father died from cancer in 2003 at an early age of five years. After that, they migrated to England, where he began playing golf at Tylney Park Golf Club and North Hants Golf Club, which was close to his home in Hook, Hampshire.
On turning 17 in 1997, he competed in the Walker Cup. Later, in the next year, he participated in the 1998 Open Championship at Royal Birkdale. His brilliant performance in this competition, he was awarded the silver medal. The global recognition he gained with this event turned him into a professional golf player.
Rose got married to his long-time girlfriend named Kate Phillips in December 2006. She has been a former international gymnast. They are presently residing in a riverside flat located in Albany, New Providence, in The Bahamas. In 2009, the couple gave birth to their son named Leo Rose. In 2012, they had a baby girl named Charlotte Rose.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on July 30, 1980, Justin Rose is 40 years old as of today’s date 8th October 2020. His height is 6ft 2 inches tall, and his weight is 88 kg.
Rose made his debut in 1998 open as an amateur and got famous for his 18th hole chip. He is best known for winning Gold in the 2016 Olympics.
Justin Rose began his professional career in golf after when the European Tour selection committee selected him. In 2002, he played and won his first-ever professional competition as the “Dunhill Championship.”
In 2005, he ended the European Tour and aimed for the upcoming PGA Tour. As this move resulted in the loss of his worldwide rankings, he again becomes the part of the European Tour that took place in August 2005. He was awarded the “best performance of the year” award in the Buick Championship. In 2006, Rose won the first title in “Australian Open.” In 2011, Rose succeeded in getting the first title in the BMW Championship. In 2012, he got his first World Golf Championship title as the “WGC-Cadillac Championship.”
He won the Turkish Airlines World Golf in 2012. Rose got his first-ever gold in the 2016 Olympics. Rose also won the 2016 Open Championship. Rose reached the World No. 1 position in January 2019. He won the Farmers Insurance Open held at Torrey Pines Golf Course.
Awards & Achievements
Throughout his career as a professional golfer, Rose was awarded several awards and accolades. Below is the listing of significant awards won by him:
1995: McGregor Trophy, Carris Trophy
1997: St Andrews Links Trophy
1998: Peter McEvoy Trophy
In 2012, Rose won his first-ever “World Golf Championship event” held at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa,
On 29 June 2014, Rose played against Shawn Stefani and won the Quicken Loans National award
In 2016, Rose became the first golfer to have won Olympic gold medal in 112 years
On 27 January 2019, Rose won the Farmers Insurance Open in La Jolla, California.
In November 2017, Rose won the Turkish Airlines Open.
In December 2017, Rose won an Asian Tour event “the Indonesian Masters” and became the third golfer, after Lee Westwood in 2000 and Ernie Els in 2005 to win on all 6 of the International Federation of PGA Tours.
In the period between November 2007 and July 2008, Rose won the 2007 Order of Merit on the European Tour.
Rose was also appointed as a member of the British Empire in the “2017 New Year Honours” for his services to golf.
Net Worth & Salary of Justin Rose in 2020
Rose has been one of the most popular American golfers in the history of golf sport. He was awarded several awards for his unmatchable performance. He has competed against several world-class players, in his career span, and displayed his incredible talent. As of October 2020, Rose is estimated to have a net worth of $50 million. He earned his major source of income from playing golf tournaments.
Justin Rose has been one of the most celebrated golf players in the world. He was awarded the most prestigious Olympic award in 2016. Started as an amateur occupying 33rd position on worldwide rankings, he reached the No. 1 position. All golf fans will remember his commendable golf career and significant contribution to golf for several years to come.