Facts of Suzann Pettersen Biography
|Place of birth||Oslo, Norway|
Suzann Pettersen is one of the prominent professional golfers who is currently playing for the LPGA tour. She is better known for winning 2007 LPGA Championship and 2013 the Evian Championship. Similarly, she is a five-time Norwegian Amateur Champion.
Suzann is a married woman. She got married to handsome boyfriend named, Christian Ringvold, in Olso, Norway.
Suzann Early life and Education
Suzann was born on 7th April 1981, in Oslo, Norway, to Axel Pettersen, father, and Mona Pettersen, mother. Likewise, she is a sister of two brothers named Stefen and Gunerius Pettersen. Reviewing her nationality, Suzann is Norwegian, and she belongs to white ethnicity.
Diligent Suzann began playing golf since her young age. As a semi-professional player, she won the five-time Norwegian Amateur Champion from 1996 to 2000.
Correspondingly, she also won the British Girls Championship in 1999 and represented her country Norway in the World Amateur Team Championship for Women.
Suzann Professional Career
Suzann Pettersen made her professional golf debut while she was at the age of 19. With her hard work, later she gained Ladies European Tour Card by finishing 11th place at 2001 LET Qualifying School.
Firstly, she played for ten events without missing a cut, and during her second career, she won the Open de Frances Dames, women's golf tournament. During that time, Suzann also earned a name of LET Rookie of the Year.
So far, Suzann has played several games till date. As of now, she has won 22 professional games including 15 LPGA Tour Wins, and 7 Ladies European Tour Wins. Some of her titles that she has achieved are listed below.
- Open de France Dames- 2001, June 7
- SAS Masters- 2007, August 26
- AIB Ladies Irish Open- 2008. July 13
- The Evian Championship- 2013, September 15
- Longs Drugs Challenge- 2007, October 7
- Honda LPGA Thailand- 2007, October 28
- CN Canadian Women's Open- 2009, September 6
- Manulife LPGA Classic- 2015, June 7, etc
Currently, she is one of the members of the Ladies European Tour and is playing for U.S based LPGA Tour.
Suzann Personal life
Beautiful and talented Suzann is a married woman. She got married to handsome boyfriend named, Christian Ringvold, in Olso, Norway. The couple both grew up together since their childhood.
They have a very old relationship. The boyfriend and girlfriend marriage was known after Suzann posted their wedding photos on her Instagram account kissing each other.
As of now, the husband and wife are spending quality time together. Similarly, they both have a strong bond as they give equal time to their relationship as well as to their career. Till date, there has not been any serious conflict between the couple which would lead to their separation.
Suzann and her husband are blessed with two beautiful children. The couple spends their free time with their children and family. Recently, Suzann uploaded a picture on her Instagram account of her family tour in Spain.
Suzann Net Worth
Suzann makes an impressive amount of money from her golf career. She has earned a salary of $1,000,000 and $680,000 from the 2014 and 2015 LPGA tour. Likewise, calculating her net worth, as of 2017, her net worth is estimated at around $10 million.