Lorena Ochoa | Biography

Posted On: 01 Jun, 2014

Lorena Ochoa | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth November 15, 1981
Age 39 Years 5 Month(s)
Nationality Mexican
Profession Golfer
Husband/Spouse Andrés Conesa
Boyfriend Not Yet
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Body Measurements 36-27-32 inches
Net Worth $15 Million Dollars
Height 168 cm
Weight 127 lbs
Children/Kids Pedro Conesa Ochoa

Born on 15 November, 1981 in Guadalajara, Mexico, Lorena Ocha is an ex-professional Mexican golfer who was in the summit of female golf world ranking for over three years from April 2007 to her retirement in May 2010. Clearly, she is an achievement and matter of proud for the country Mexico because she is the only and the first Mexican golfer to be ranked number one in the world.

On top of that, she is famous for her consistent golf swing during her career. It won’t be wrong in saying that she is the best Mexican golfer of all time. Her fans from Mexico think she is even superior golfer than any male Mexican golfers until now.

Golf has been her best friend since her childhood. Not only she started golfing at the age of 5, she also won her first state event at the age of 6. This created enormous admiration for the little star from all around Mexico. She proved her golfing ability at the age of 7 winning her first national event.

She is a Mexican who is regarded as a Mexican legend and an inspirational figure all over the world. But, her retirement in 2010 surprised everyone as she was not even on her 30s then. But for Lorena, her fresh marriage was at stake as she and her husband Andrés Conesa Labastida both wanted to expand their family. Finally, the couple who married in December, 2009, becomes the happiest couple in the world in April 2011 because of the birth of their first baby Pedro in December, 2011. Her second child is a daughter named Julia who was born in 2013.   

Now, talking about her net worth, it’s definitely very high but it is not revealed in the media. In 2007, she became the first ever woman in the world who actually earned the record setting amount of $4000000 in a single season. Plus, she has been playing golf since she was 5. Weather that be her priceless performances in national and university events while at University of Arizona as an on-golf scholarship student or that be her golden 7 years of professional golfing, she has won many awards because of her consistent performances and also, during that time, she has set many hard to break records.

Her achievements and awards are so many that this mere biography will be too small to list them all. So, one can always view her detailed work experiences and achievements from Wikipedia’s biography on her. Shortly explaining her professional 7 years of golfing career, she has set herself in the list of US based LPGA Tour’s legends gradually moving to the top position in 2007 and retaining it till 2010 as a progressing golfer since her involvement in LPGA  in 2003.

Now, moving towards her personal life, let’s talk about her physical sex appeal and body measurements. She has got perfect athletic figures and the credit for such body measurements goes to her athletic mindset. According to her, everything she achieved is a result of her hard-work and practice. She believes in giving her best at what she does. Being pregnant for two times and still maintaining such measurements is a hard thing but she is not afraid of hard situations because she thrives for excellence in whatever she does weather that is her personal life or professional one. Moreover, she has got a good height of 5 feet and 6 inches. She may not be the tallest golfer in the world but she is one of the most talented golfers in this entire world.

As of 2014, she is 32 years old and according to Erik Erikson's stages of human development, she can be classified in the category young adult. She has been successful in fulfilling major basis of the category such as intimacy, success and fulfilling her childhood dreams in her life.

Now, she is involved in enhancing her family business, the Ochoa group located in Guadalajara, looked after by her brother Alejandro Ochoa and also in enhancing happiness and growth of her children. The Ochoa group major objective is to grow Mexican golfers in Mexico via Ochoa Golf Academies and also to run the LPGA Corona Championship. The Ochoa foundation under Ochoa group is involved in enhancing education of underprivileged students in Mexico since its establishment.

Her husband Anderes is the CEO of Aeromexico airline. It is said that her boyfriend Anderes asked out |Lorena to marry her in early 2009 during the couple vacation in Europe. The wedding ceremony was held in December 2009 in front of few selected guests.

Lorena Ochoa invitational is yet another example of immense recognition and respect given to her. It a yearly tournament of top 36 golfers on the LPGA tour, which was first hosted by Lorena Ochoa in 2008 in Gudalajara Country Culb in Mexico, where she learned to play golf. The tournament prize fund is $1,000,000.

Her fans were extremely happy when she made limited return to professional golfing in 2012. 27 LPGA Tour titles winner, Lorena in 2012, participated in Lacoste Ladies open de France and 2012’s Lorena Ochoa invitational.

One important wiki about her would be Nancy Lopez’s comment on Lorena Ochoa memory skills as follows.
"When you meet her for the second time and she remembers not only your name, but also the slightest detail from the last time you spoke."

Moreover, her different pictures like her wedding pictures can be accessed via Google.