Paige Spiranac is a US-based Internet sensation and full-time golf player who is famous for winning multiple golf championships. Among her many achievements as a golfer, she gave the San Diego State University team, the Aztecs, their first Mountain West Conference championship.
Paige is a very skilled golfer whose talent has earned her a lot of respect from her peers. She also uses her huge social media following to speak against slut-shaming of female golf athletes and online harassment. If you are curious about the golf star’s lifestyle and family members, read her profile below.
Who is Paige Spiranac and How Old is She?
Paige Spiranac was born on March 26, 1993, in Denver, Colorado. Her father, Dan Spiranac, played for the Pittsburgh Panthers university football team in the mid-1970s and her mother, Annette Spiranac, was a full-time ballet dancer. She has an older sibling named Lexie who studied at Stanford University.
Paige Spiranac did not attend any school in the early stages of her life; rather, she was home-schooled and replaced normal school with gymnastics training. Her distinctive talents earned her an invite at the USA Gymnastics National Team Training Center at Karolyi Ranch. Sadly, her dreams of being a gymnast were crashed after she sustained a knee injury.
She was later awarded financial aid to study at the University of Arizona after winning five high school golf championship in Colorado’s junior golf competition. She was one of the twenty best golf lower division players as well. Paige also won the Westside player of the year twice. In her first year in the university, Spiranac participated in three competitions for the school’s athletic team in the 2011-2012 session.
She later requested to change her school from the University of Arizona to San Diego State University where she played for the school’s team – the Aztecs. The team then went on to win its first-ever Mountain West Conference. Paige Spiranac also participated in the 100th edition of the Colorado Women’s Golf competition, where she was the winner of the competition after she hit the nine holes under par in 2015.
In 2017, Paige was offered several contracts to become an ambassador and appear in commercials for various businesses and organizations such as Parsons Xtreme Golf (PXG), 18Birdies – a golf mobile application and Cybersmile – an NGO which gives lectures on how to stop Internet bullying. She has also been photographed for publications such as Sports Illustrated Swimsuit and Golf Digest. She later went on to become a writer for Golf Digest where she writes on a column for the publication every month. She is presently the ambassador of Mizzen+Main, Philip Stein Watches, 18Birdies, and Cybersmile.
Being as popular as she is, it is not surprising that Paige Spiranac has over a million followers on her social media platforms. However, the athlete has constantly faced criticism for trying to sexualize female golfing through the things she wears and posts on social media. Her being featured on the front page of Golf Digest publication got a lot of criticisms from sports reporters who argued that she has contributed nothing but sexism to the golf game.
Although she has heard the criticism loud and clear to the point of admitting that she was hurt by it, Paige Spiranac did not stop her fight against the slut-shaming and online harassment of female golf players.
Boyfriend or Husband?
Paige Spiranac is very much single and does not have any love interest in her life at the moment. Though she has not been rumoured to have been with anybody romantically, she lives a very private lifestyle which makes it even more difficult to get information about her personal life.
However, it is very certain that she is not married as there is no evidence that proves otherwise. At the moment, Spiranac is very focused on her golf career and probably will settle down with the right partner in the future.
Paige Spiranac has got the right body for her career. The golf player is 5 feet and 6 inches tall and weighs about a 12Ibs (55kg). Her body measurements are 36-23.5-35 inches for her chest, waist, and hips respectively. The internet star has a well-shaped body figure and hardly would anyone assert that she isn’t good-looking.