Born on 12th November 1987, Jason Day has emerged as one of the renowned Australian golf player. He was born in Beau Desert in Queensland to Alvin and Dening. His two siblings are Yanna and Kim. He lost his father at quite an early age who died of stomach cancer. What makes Jason Day stand out in the crowd is his sheer determination and perseverance to achieve success in his career. In no time, he became immensely popular among the crowds and made a mark in the history of golfing career.
Some of his recent winds have won him even more glory and fame. In 2015, he made $1.8 million off a first place finish at the PGA Championship. Other 2015 wins include The Barclays, the BMW Championship and the RBC Canadian Open.
Jason is also associated with many philanthropic and charity organizations. Jason and Ellie Day founded the Brighter Days Foundation, which aims at funding and resourcing organisations in their hometowns. Apart from that, organisation also helps families in need and animal causes, Brighter Days Foundation exists to ensure everyone has a chance for a brighter future.
Education: Jason started his career at a very early age. He was supported by his father immensely who got him enrolled in Beau desert Golf Club just at merely six years of age. At such a small age he was allowed to play six holes a day only. At the age of eight he moved along with his family to Rockhampton and this was the time when he began to win matches played against districts. He recognized his potential in this sport and strived further to fulfil his dreams after his father’s death.
His mother then sent him to Kooralbyn school, just 30 minutes from Beau desert. The school had a golf course attached along with it. Then he was admitted to Hills International where the school had a Golf Academy along with it. The turning point came when one fine day he borrowed Tiger Woods from his roommate, and it inspired him to work more hard for golf. Jason Day achievements include many winnings, but it opened with his first debut winning at the age of 13 for Australian Masters Junior.
As an amateur, Jason Day was twice awarded the Australian Junior Order of Merit. Also, he finished seventh and was the leading amateur at the Queensland Open. Later in 2004,Day won the Australian Boys’ Amateur. His successive wins extended to the United States, where he won the Boys 15–17 division at the 2004 Callaway World Junior Championship and was runner-up in the 2005 Porter Cup. He was a member of the Golf Australia National Squad.
Jason Day Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $20 Million US Dollars
Jason Day has an estimated net worth of $20 million US dollars as of 2017. He is associated with some of the reputed brands which include Taylormade , Lexus, Concur , Netjets ,Nike and Adidas. He owns a luxurious house of $2.425 Million in Ohio. He stayed in Ohio with his wife and then moved to Westerville, which is a suburb of Columbus. He married Ellie Harvey in 2009. Since then, the couple is residing at Westerville, Ohio. The couple was blessed with a son in the year 2012 and his name is Dash.
Recently Jason Day was replaced by Dustin Johnson as world number 1 with Genesis Open Win in Los Angeles. He also contested his eighth AT&T Pebble Beach and has a course rotation of Monterey Peninsula (MP), Spyglass Hill (SH) and Pebble Beach (PB). Also, Tiger Woods, his coach, talked about beginning Jason Day’s training more rigorously. In one of the interviews, he referred Jason Day as one of the most promising player in golfing game.
Jason Day holds potential to achieve indefeasible feats in his promising golf career. He is a perfect exemplar that nothing is unachievable in life and mantra of achieving success is sheer hard work and commitment towards your goal. He stands as an inspiration to millions of youngsters who wish to achieve success in their lives and believe in chasing their dreams till the last breath. He is perfect example of the fact that nothing is impossible in life. Undoubtedly, he is an indispensable and irreplaceable player in the history of Golfing.