Sam Ryder

Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)

Weight: 175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st)

Birthday: December 15, 1989

College: N/A

Year Turned Pro: 2012

Birthplace: Winter Park, Florida

Country: USA

Sponsor: N/A
Sam Ryder is an American golf-pro and he’s currently playing in the PGA Tour, as he’s ranked 8th on 2017 Tour priority list. Born and raised in Florida, Sam Ryder did not play a golf event until he was 16, hence he was a late bloomer so to speak. After turning pro in 2012, he joined the Mackenzie Tour – Canada in 2014, then the Tour in 2016 and finally he entered the PGA Tour this year (2018). His first victory as a professional golfer happened in 2015 as he was playing on the Mackenzie Tour – Canada, as he won the National Capital Open to Support Our Troops.

In 2017, he marked another win in the Tour, while playing on the Pinnacle Bank Championship presented by Heartland Chevy Dealers. Besides golf, Sam Ryder loves basketball, tennis, food, health, fitness and laying around in the sun at the beach. During his career, he amassed more than $824,000 in earnings from playing golf.