Chris Kirk

by John Max 02 Jun,2015
Chris Kirk
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 3 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Chris Kirk
  • Birth Place Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Famous Name Chris Kirk
  • Father Gary Kirk
  • Mother Kim Kirk
  • Net Worth $10 million
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Working For PGA TOUR
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Tahnee Kirk (m. 2009)
  • Divorce N/A
  • Children three
  • Affair with Tahnee Kirk
  • Girlfriend Tahnee Kirk

An American professional golfer, Chris Kirk, is one of the recognized golfers in the United States who is playing in the PGA Tour. He turned professional in the year 2007 and played in the Nationwide Tour, which now is known as Web.com Tour, for three seasons from 2008 till 2010. He won his first professional cup in 2010 in the Fort Smith Classic at the Nationwide Tour. He had his second victory at the Knoxville News Sentinel Open in the same season. Following his two victories, he was ranked second in the Nationwide Tour Money list making him earn the PGA Tour Card. He has won the four PGA Tours till date and is keen to win more.

Kirk, 34, is married and shares three children with his wife. Furthermore, on 7th May 2019, Chris Kirk announced that he is taking "an indefinite leave" from the PGA Tour to address issues with alcohol abuse and depression. 

Chris Kirk Net Worth in 2019; What Endorsement Deals does he have?

Chris Kirk has earned his wealth widely through his professional golf career. He has an estimated net worth over $10 million as of 2019. He is ranked #94 in All-Time Money Leaders with career earnings of $17,195,657, where Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson ranked 1st and 2nd respectively. 

CAPTION: Chris Kirk SOURCE: Golfweek

Furthermore, he also earns much from his endorsement deals. Notable, he signed a multi-year deal with the online job recruiting service, randrr, in September 2016.

Chris KirkPersonal Life; Who is his Wife?

Moving onto his personal life, thirty-four-year-old golfer, Chris is a married man. He has been married to his longtime girlfriend and his sweetheart Tahnee Kirk. They had been dating for a couple of years before getting married in the year 2009.

CAPTION: Chris Kirk and his wife and children SOURCE: YouTube

Moreover, Kirk and his spouse, Tahnee, have three children ages 7, 5 and 20 months.

They have been living happily together. There has been no record of his past affair besides her nor any rumors or controversies on him. He has maintained his clean and clear image when it comes to his personal life as well as professional.

There is not much information available on him on the internet sites. Wikipedia holds very short information on him. He is available on Twitter, which can be the best medium to learn more about him going through his posts. Besides, the official golf related sites can also be another way to learn on him.

Chris Kirk Bio, Early Life, and Education

Born on May 8, 1985, in Knoxville, Tennessee, Chris Kirk was raised in Woodstock, Georgia where he spent most of his childhood. He completed his school there in and went to the University of Georgia. He had played from his school’s team as well as was a member of their 2005 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship where he boosted up his skill and passion in the game with the training and several of the practices with his mates. He is a young and handsome golfer.

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He stands the height of six feet and three inches tall and weighs 79 kg. Chris has been passionate about golf since his young age and his parents have been supportive enough even today as well to let him pursue his dreams.

Chris Kirk Career

After turning a professional in 2007, he mostly played in the Nationwide Tour making his way to PGA Tour after being ranked second in the Nationwide Tour Money list in his third season. He started playing at the PGA from 2011, where he won his first trophy at the Viking Classic.

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In 2012, he stood as the runner-up to AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. Following seasons, he won the 2013 McGladrey Classic which became his second PGA Tour victory. In 2014, he won the second event of the FedEx Cup at the Deutsche Bank Championship which has been his third PGA victory. Then in 2015, he won his fourth title at the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial.

Having been one of the shining names in the golf world, he is recognized by many. His victories have awarded his a lot of money as a prize and been raked in the money list as well. He has a very good net worth and enjoys a good salary.

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