Know About Brooks Koepka; Age, Wife, Swing, Height, Weight, Net Worth

Published Date: 12 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 12 Apr, 2019 By Celebs Podium

The exceptional ability to swing a golf club in his favor is what ranks Brooks Koepka as a promising professional golfing prospect. The 28-years-of-age sports maestro sits top in the Masters Tournament 2019 leaderboard.

Since his professional breakthrough in 2012, Brooks Koepka already records 5 PGA Tour and 4 European Tour wins. He claimed the major U.S. Open championship twice in 2017 and 2018.

Bio & Family; Age, Height, Weight

Brooks Koepka, age 28, was born on 3 May 1990 in West Palm Beach, Florida. The American native is the eldest son of his father, Bob Koepka, and his breast cancer survivor mother, Denise Jakows. Brooks’ younger brother, Chase Koepka is also a professional golfer who plays on the European Tour.

Raised in Lake Worth, Brooks attended Cardinal Newman High School for his early education. Subsequently, he enrolled at Florida State University in Tallahassee where he commenced his amateur golf career.

The talented athlete carries a strong physicality with a tall height of 6 feet (1.83 m). Besides, he possesses a weight of 186 lbs (84 kg).

Career, Net Worth

Brooks Koepka ringed his professional debut playing on the Challenge Tour in Europe in the summer of 2012. He soon went on to record 4 Challenge Tour wins in between September 2012 to June 2013.

The golfer had his first PGA Tour in 2014 where he ended in the third place. His first PGA Tour triumph came as the Waste Management Phoenix Open in 2015. Later, Brooks registered consecutive U.S. Open championships in 2017 and 2018 accompanied by the PGA championship triumph in 2018 itself.


Brooks Koepka during the opening round of the Masters Tournament 2019 (Picture: The Guardian)

Currently sharing the top position with Bryson DeChambeau in the Masters Tournament 2019 leaderboard, Brooks Koepka summons a riveting net worth of $14 Million. All of his earnings are the result of his exceptional golfing career as well as his brand endorsement with Nike and Michelob Ultra.

Does Brooks Koepka Have A Wife?

Brooks Koepka is enjoying a lively Masters tournament as he is joined by his longtime girlfriend, Jena Sims in Augusta. International Business graduate of the Belmont University, Jena started dating the professional golfer between early 2017 and 2016. Glaring at their frequent social media appearances, it can be speculated that Brooks is well set to take Jena as his lawful wife.


Brooks Koepka with his girlfriend Jena Sims on 18 March 2018 (Picture: Brooks’ Instagram)

Before fitting in the romance with his current girlfriend, Brooks shared a short term romantic fling with American soccer player Becky Edwards in the past. However, their relationship was cut short when Becky left for Sweden to play football.

Some Interesting Facts About Brooks Koepka

  • Though his nationality is American, Brooks’ name is of Polish or German background.
  • His father played as a strikeout leader for West Virginia Wesleyan’s baseball team during the 1981 season.
  • Brooks was named the European Tour’s Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year in 2014.
  • His other career highlights include 2 Japan Golf Tour wins, 2018 PGA Player of the Year, and 2018 PGA Tour Player of the Year.   
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