How Tiger Woods Net Worth Increased

How Tiger Woods Net Worth Increased

Tiger woods is an American professional golfer and his achievements made him among the most popular and successful golfer of all time. Formerly when he was world no.1, he's the highest paid athlete in the world with $90.5 million US dollars from winning and endorsement in 2010. According to Forbes magazine, Tiger Woods net worth of $600 million in 2012. He's peaked the third position in top 100 highest paid athletes.

Tiger Woods Early Life and Amateur Golf Career

The full name of Woods was Aldrick Tont Woods and he was born on December 30, 1975 in Cypress,. California. His father’s name was Earl Woods and he was a handicap amateur golfer that’s why Tiger introduced with Golf during when he was only 2 years old. In 1978 Tiger appeared on the television appearance on “The Mick Douglass Show”. When he was only three years old he shot a 48 over nine holes over the Cypress Navy Course, when he was five years old , he appeared in Golf Digest and on ABC’s That’s Incredible.

Tiger won the under age 10 section of drive, pitch and putt competition that was held at Navy Golf Course in Cypress, California. At the age of 9, he won the Junior World Golf Championship and he won same Junior Golf Championship six times from 1988 to 1991. His first stroke was 80 when he was only eight years old.

At the age of 13, Tiger’s first national junior tournament was the 1989 Big I. Woods beat by Daly just only by one stroke. Woods first met with Jack Nicklaus in Los Angeles at the Bel-Air Country Club when Nicklaus was performing a clinic for the club’s members.

When Woods was attending Western High School at the age of 15, he became the youngest ever U.S. Junior Amateur champion. He was named 1991’s Southern California Amateur Player of the year and in 1992, he became the Multiple winner of the U.S. Amateur Championship and completed his first PGA Tour event, Nissan Los Angles Open and he was named Golf Digest Amateur Player of the year, Golf World Player of the year and Golf Week national Amateur Player of the year.

Tiger Woods Professional Career

Tiger Woods professional career started in 1996 when he was signed by Nike, Inc. and Titleist that ranked as the most lucrative contracts in Golf history at that time. He was named Sports Illustrated in 1996 Sportsman of the Year and PGA . He's been called the world’s most marketable athlete. Through 2000’s he was the dominant force in golf, spending 264 weeks from August 1999 to September 2004 and also 281 weeks from June 2005 to October 2010 as world number one.

How Tiger Woods Net Worth Increased
How Tiger Woods Net Worth Increased
How Tiger Woods Net Worth Increased
How Tiger Woods Net Worth Increased

How Tiger Woods Net Worth Increased

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