Interesting Biography Facts
May 3, 1990
West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Cardinal Newman High School, Florida State University
Brooks Koepka family members
Chase Koepka (younger brother)
Is Brooks Koepka a gay/bisexual?
What is Brooks Koepka marital status?
Who are Brooks Koepka parents?
Bob Koepka (father)
Brooks is in great terms with his father Robert T. Koepka, even though his parents separated many years ago. By the way, Bob is so proud of his son, too. Very often he shares Brooks’ pictures on social media and praises his son’s skills.
He comes from Bridgeport, West Virginia. Robert graduated from Bridgeport High School and then continued his education at West Virginia Wesleyan College. He is not an alien in the sports industry, too. He played baseball as an amateur, while he was studying at the college. He was a pitcher in the college baseball team.
During many years he was a successful real estate specialist. He is a father of two great sons, Brooks, and Chase, whom he parented with his ex-wife Denise.
Now he is married to New York native Sherry Koepka. They reside in Lake Worth, Florida.
Denise Jakows (mother)
Brooks shares a close bond with his mother, Denise. The incredibly beautiful woman as of now, she had to cope with lots of difficulties on her way. Denise separated from Bob Koepka when both sons were still kids. She worked at a Channel 5 WPTV news anchor and resided with her boys in Florida.
Her world broke down when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, but with the support of her sons, she managed to survive.
Currently, Denise Jakows resides in Palm Beach, Florida. She is proud of her golf-playing sons.
Brooks Koepka siblings
Chase Koepka (younger brother)
Date of birth: January 30, 1994
The younger brother of the sports star Brooks is also a professional golfer. He plays on the European Tour.
Chase doesn’t disclose the fact that his talented brother has always served as the role model for him. The young man understands that Brooks plays much better, but he knows, that he can achieve his level one day and works hard to realize his dreams.
Chase started to play golf as an amateur, while he was studying at the University of South Florida. In 2016 he participated in the Challenge Tour as a professional player, but unfortunately, his performance wasn’t so great.
Later Chase got several wins, including the significant victory at the Turkish Airlines Open Tournament in 2014.
Currently, he is ranked as the 728th best golfer on the planet. He resides in Jupiter, Florida. He is dating the University sweetheart Samantha Martini.
Brooks Koepka is one of the most influential golfers in USA. He gained wide recognition in 2017 after he had won US Open Championship, held at the Erin Hills golf course. Then he finished with the lowest score with 72-holes relative to par, and it put him in one line with such legendary golfers as Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy.
Koepka was born in the city of West Palm Beach, Florida. He graduated from Cardinal Newman High School and then entered the Florida State University. During his years at the Uni, he played golf as an amateur.
Brooks started to play on a professional level in 2012. His first competition as a professional was held in Europe and was titled “Challenge Tour”. There he got his first recognition after the winning of the Challenge de Catalunya title.
After that, he battled in numerous tournaments, which were held in various countries of Europe and in USA. In 2015 he positioned himself as a rising sports star after the first victory at PGA Tour. After that journalists all over the world started writing about him, and the golfer had to give hundreds of interviews. As of now, he has already won 7 PGA Tours.
Brooks Koepka has been topping the Official World Golf Ranking since October 2018.
Interesting and fun facts
- During many years Brooks Koepka has been dating the beauty Jena Sims. She is a model and a Philanthropist. In 2007 Jena won the title of Miss Teen Georgia USA. Now she is an Instagram star with 195k+ followers. She is an occasional actress, too.
- Brooks doesn’t like to drink coffee or any other kind of hot drinks.
- He was just 10 when he was involved in a horrible car crash. Then he was in his babysitter’s vehicle, which was hit by another car. The boy fractured his nose and got other severe injuries. Fortunately, he managed to recover completely.
- His net worth is close to $15 million.
- His height is 6 ft and his weight is 185 pounds.