Shane Lowry is an Irish professional golfer. Moreover, Shane Lowry plays on the European Tour and the PGA Tour.
Table of Biography
Lowry was born on 2nd April 1987 in the Midlands Regional Hospital, Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland. Currently, he is 34 years old and holds Irish nationality. He was born to his father Brendan Lowry, However, he has not disclosed the name of his mother. His father was an Irish senior-level football player.
Moreover, his father has won the 1982 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final with Offaly. Lowry spent his childhood in Clara, County Offaly. Lowry attended Athlone Institute of Technology as a scholarship student on the Higher Certificate in Sport and Recreation.
Career and professional life
Lowry learned golfing from Esker Hills Golf Club and began his amateur career from the same place. Moreover, in 2007, Lowry became the Irish Amateur Close Champion by defeating Niall Turner over 4 and 3 in the final. Lowry missed the Walker Cup in September 2009. However, he made his professional debut on 28th May 2009 in the European open. Lowry ended the first round with 78 shots and missed the cut in the second round.
However, his first three cuts of his professional career were misses, when he finished 50th at the Open de France. Moreover, in November 2009 he finished 3rd in the Dunlop Phoenix Tournament in Japan. Likewise, In January 2010, Lowry finished in fourth place in the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship. After the Abu Dhabi Championship, he was listed in the top-100 of the Official World Golf Ranking.
Lowry qualified for his first-ever major championship in June 2010. Lowry eventually finished the championship placing 37th. Moreover, Lowry was runner-up at the BMW PGA Championship in May 2014. Likewise, in 2016 he participated in U.S Open and finished with t2. Later in 2019, he won his first major championship The Open Championship, and gained a lot of popularity.
Achievements and net worth
Talking about achievements, Lowry has participated and won many throughout his career. Moreover, Lowry has been able to win 2 PGA Tours and 5 European tours. Likewise, in 2019, he won The Open Championship. Moreover, we can assume he will get some more in the upcoming days.
Shane Lowry is an Irish professional golfer. Moreover, his estimated net worth is supposed to be about 20 million USD. Likewise, Lowry was offered a $10.75 million total purses in 2019 by the open championship.
Relationship and scandlas
Talking about Lowry’s relationship status, Lowry is married. Lowry married Wendy Honner in 2016. Moreover, the couple has a beautiful daughter named Iris. Iris was born in 2017 March.
Talking about Lowry’s Scandals and controversies. He has successfully been able to maintain distance with controversies and scandals.
Lowry is a tall and healthy man. He stands 6 feet 1 inches tall and weighs about 100kg. He has a pair of dark brown colored eyes and has dark brown hair.
Lowry is a big fan of social media. He is frequently active during his leisure time and shares his professional life and family time on his Instagram. Moreover, he has over 200k followers on Instagram. Likewise, he has over 220k followers on Twitter. However, he doesn’t seem to use any other social media platforms like Facebook Twitter, and others.