Shane Lowry (born April 02, 1987) is an Irish Professional Golf Player and Social Media Personality from Mullingar, County Westmeath. He recently gathered big media attention after becoming the winner of 2019 Open Championship.
Furthermore, the event took place from 18 July 2019 to 21 July 2019 at Royal Portrush Golf Club in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Lowry won the title by six strokes against his opponent Tommy Fleetwood (English professional golfer).
Moreover, it is his first major win in his professional golf career. Earlier, the player grabbed the title “Abu Dhabi Golf Championship 2019” on January 19, 2019. Shane’s other biggest win was when he received “2015 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational” title.
Profile, Golf Career & Net worth
The 32-years-old golfer began his amateur career after participating in the 2007 Irish Amateur Close Champion. He won the tournament against Niall Turner with 4 & 3 scores in the final.
In addition, in May 2009, he defeated Robert Rock and won “The Irish Open“. Shane also entered the Official World Golf Ranking at No. 168 with this win. Later, the golfer made his professional debut at the European Open on May 28, 2009.
In fact, he also finished 50th position at the Open de France ALSTOM. The talented sportsman came at the 3rd position in the Dunlop Phoenix Tournament in Japan on November 2009.
In 2019, the calculated Shane Lowry’s Net worth is $15 million US Dollars.
Lowry initially qualified for his first major championship back in June 2010. He played for the Open Championship at St Andrew’s and completed the tournament at 37th rank. Then, on August 2015, the golfer won the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in the United States over Bubba Watson.
Shane also remained a runner-up in the 2018 Andalucía Valderrama Masters. The 2019 year came out the best career in his professional career as he won the 2019 Open Championship as well as Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
After the recent win, Lowry received a $1.935 million USD as prize money.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Shane Lowry.|
|Famous for||Recently won 2019 Open Championship.|
|Age (As of 2019)||32 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||April 02, 1987.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aries.|
|House In||Clara, County Offaly, Ireland.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shanelowrygolf/?
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 1".
Centimeters: 185 cm.
Meters: 1.85 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 102 Kg.
Pounds: 225 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||44-34-38.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Parents||Father: Brendan Lowry.
Mother: Bridget Lowry.
|Siblings||Brother: Alan Lowry.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Wendy Honner (m. 2016 - Present).|
|School||High School In Ireland.|
|Alma Mater.||Athlone Institute of Technology.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Liam Neeson.
Actress: Angelina Jolie.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Switzerland.|
|Love to do||Reading.|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$15 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Shane Lowry
- Wikipedia: The Golfer Shane Lowry was born on the 2nd of April 1987 (age 32 years old, as in 2019) in Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland.
- His father “Brendan Lowry” is a former Irish football player and remained an Offaly 1982 All-Ireland winning footballer.
- Shane’s mother name is “Bridget Lowry” and he also has a brother named “Alan Lowry” (professional golfer).
- He graduated from Athlone Institute of Technology. Earlier, Shane got admission as a scholarship student on the Higher Certificate in Sport and Recreation.
- The golfer learned to play golf at Esker Hills Golf Club as a young player.
- the third amateur to win on the European Tour.
- After winning 2019 Open Championship, Lowry became the second player after Padraig Harrington from the Republic of Ireland to win a major title.
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- In January 2010, the golfer came in the fourth place in the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship.
- As of relationship, Lowry is a married man. He dated and tied the knot with his wife “Wendy Honner” in 2016.
- The couple also shares a child together i.e. a daughter named Iris Lowry.
- Currently, he and his family live in Clara, County Offaly, Ireland in a lavish home.
- Golfer Shane Lowry’s height is 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm tall).
- He possesses an athletic, healthy, and fit physique as he workout 4 days in a week with a weight of 102 kilograms (225 pounds).