Brandt Snedeker | Biography

Posted On: 10 Apr, 2014


Brandt Snedeker | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth December 08, 1980
Age 37 Years 4 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Golfer
Wife/Spouse Mandy Snedeker
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Net Worth $20 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 1 inches
Weight 185 lbs
Children/Kids Lily Snedeker

Brandt Snedeker, a professional golfer on PGA Tour whose current ranking of 34 and earning $ 21,999,391 so far as on 6 April 2014.  An American nationalist Brandt was born on Dec 8, 1980, in Nashville, Tennessee. His parents are Larry and Candice Snedeker. He currently works in the Sea Island Golf clubs with Todd Anderson. And He lives now in Nashville with his wife Mandy and two children; Lily and Austin of age 3 and two years old respectively.

The wedding between Brandt and Mandy occurred in 2008. Brandt is 6 feet 1 inches (1.83 m) tall, and he weighs about 84kg (185 lbs). He attended College of Vanderbilt University, and he turned professional in 2004.

He is currently in PGA tour as mentioned above and he had eight wins so far in his career; 6 PGA tours, and two web.com tours. He was being introduced to golf by his grandmother who used to manage a golf course in Missouri. He had attended Harding Academy and Montgomery Bell Academy before Vanderbilt University.

He has a brother named Haymes Snedeker, who had won the Big Break X in Michigan and one at Q-school and PGA tour. Before turning to professional, Brandt had won U.S Amateur Public Links in 2003.

After he goes professional golfer recent equipment recorded he has been using as of RBC Canadian open dated July 28, 2013, he uses:

Driver:

Three wood:

Hybrid:

Irons:

Wedges:

putter:

 

Ball:

Talyor made SLDR

Tour Edge Exotic CB4

Ping Anser

Bridgestone J40 Canty Bak (4-Pw)

Bridgestone J40 Black Oxide, Titleist Vokey TVD prototype

Odyssey white hot XG Rossie

Length 34 inches

Bridgestone B330

In his putting secrets he says, “I pop the ball, rather than put it,” he added later saying “with popping the ball you can always get smoother acceleration, and with two firm grips and using your eyes for the postures and aim turns your equipment to better scoring weapons, “he reveals.

His achievements and techniques are also being commercial as, for instance, lots of YouTube videos are available as funny golf commercial with Mastercard commercial hilariously putting as Snedeker! Similarly, other funny golf commercials are also offered on the internet.

Regarding his longtime caddie is Scott Vail, who is the son of former Flames star Eric “Big Train” Vail. It seems Brandt has excellent interpersonal and professional acquaintance with caddie Scott Vail.  Vail was there with him on RBC Canadian 2013 as well as on the PGA tour.

He has got the best results in a major championship as in PGA Championship 2007, Master tournament in 2008, The US open in 2010, The open championship in 2012. He has a U.S national team appearance in World up 2008, Ryder Cup 2012, and President Cup 2013 in which he won as well. He has also won wide national tour two times; Scholarship America Showdown on July 16, 2006, and Permian Basin Charity Golf Classic on Oct 15, 2006.

Regarding his earnings, he is in the category of richest athletes and his net worth is estimated to be $ 2 million. His biography can also be viewed from the wiki.

Even though he is an outstanding golfer, but no one is perfect and as a human sometimes health issues may arise and similarly the case with Brandt that he had to miss the tournaments due to his rib injury and got the season’s only 55th on the earnings list in 2009.

And again, in 2013 he had to withdraw from the Australian PGA Championship after he injured his left leg due to imbalance and fell awkwardly when went to a Segway in China.

We can latest updates and news about Brandt Snedeker on his official website which is as follows: www.brandtsnedeker.com