QUICK FACTS

Full name
Ólafía Þórunn Kristinsdóttir

Date of birth
15th October 1992

From
Reykjavík, Iceland

Studied at
Wake Forest University

Graduated with
B.A. in Economics and Entrepreneurship 2014

Height
5’10” / 177cm

  • Started playing golf 10 years old
  • Turned professional September 2014
  • Played on LET Access series first year as a pro
  • First professional golfer from Iceland to make LPGA 2017
  • Second woman from Iceland to make it to LET 2016
  • Lowest tournament round: 65 (-7) at Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open, Abu Dhabi, LET 2016

ACHIEVEMENTS

Best finish: 4th place Indy Women in Tech LPGA 2017

Icelandic Sportsman of the year
2017

Gold medal at European Golf Team Championship, Team Iceland mixed, 2018

Runner up ACC Championships 2012

Individual spot at NCAA 2013

Runner up at LPGA Q-school final stage 2016

Member of Team Europe for the Queens Cup 2017

Winner of Team Rudersdal Open Denmark 2013

Icelandic stroke play Champion: 2011, 2014, 2016

Icelandic match play Champion: 2011, 2013


FUN FACTS

My role model is Roger Federer

I’ve never owned a pet

I have three homes: Iceland, Germany, and USA

I like listening to melancholic songs

Languages: Icelandic, English, German, Danish, and tiny bit of Spanish

My middle name, Thorunn is the female name for Thor, the god of thunder

Majority of my diet is vegan

I have vitiligo

My favorite words are: Marvelous, darling, and splendid

I can play guitar and piano… I wouldn’t call me good though

I like to paint


MY TEAM & SPONSORS

Management
Thomas Bojanowski

Agent
JS Kang

Physical Therapist/Trainer
Baldur Gunnbjörnsson

Coach:
Birgir Leifur Hafþórsson
Derrick Moore
Michael Jacobs

Mercedes Benz – Askja

Nike

Ecco

CONTACT

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