Jon Rahm

Jon Rahm

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 220 (99 kg)
Age: 26 (November 10, 1994)
Birthplace: Barrika, Spain
Residence: Scottsdale, Arizona
Family: Wife, Kelley; Kepa Cahill

Education: Arizona State University (2016, Communications)
Special Interests: Music, dancing
Turned Professional: 2016
City plays from: Scottsdale, AZ, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, U.S. Open (thru 2025-26)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (6):
2017 (1) Farmers Insurance Open. 2018 (1) CareerBuilder Challenge. 2019 (1) Zurich Classic of New Orleans. 2020 (2) the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, BMW Championship. 2021 (1) U.S. Open (2021).
International Victories (6):
2017 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open Hosted by the Rory Foundation [Eur]. 2017 DP World Tour Championship [Eur]. 2018 Open de Espana [Eur]. 2019 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open [Eur]. 2019 Mutuactivos Open de Espana. 2019 DP World Tour Championship, Dubai.
Other Victories (1):
2018 Hero World Challenge.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2020 World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship (Round 3)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#2 : 2021 U.S. Open (2021)

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#1 : 2021 3M Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$2,250,000 : 2021 U.S. Open (2021) (Finished 1)

2020-21 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship - Picked-up his sixth top-10 of the season at THE PLAYERS Championship with a T9 in his fourth appearance at TPC Sawgrass. Masters Tournament - Finished T5 at the Masters Tournament in April, earning his fourth consecutive top-10 at the event. Closed with a 6-under 66, the lowest score of any player in the final round. PGA Championship - Shot a final-round 67 to finish T8 at the PGA Championship, his second top-10 in five starts at the event. the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide - Held a six-stroke lead after 54 holes in his title defense at the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, but was forced to withdraw after testing positive for COVID-19. Was immediately notified by the PGA TOUR’s medical advisor upon completion of his round, and under TOUR protocols, was withdrawn from the competition. U.S. Open - Earned his first major championship title and sixth PGA TOUR title at the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course, site of his first PGA TOUR victory (2017 Farmers Insurance Open). The win came in his 108th career PGA TOUR start and 20th in a major championship at the age of 26 years, 7 months, 10 days. Became the first player from Spain to win the U.S. Open and fourth to win a major, joining Seve Ballesteros, Jose Maria Olazabal and Sergio Garcia. Made birdie on Nos. 17 and 18 in the final round, becoming the fourth player to birdie the final two holes en route to a U.S. Open victory, joining Ben Hogan (1953), Jack Nicklaus (1980) and Tom Watson (1982). Moved to No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking for the first time since August of 2020. The Open Championship - Finished T3 at The Open Championship, his fourth top-10 of the year in major championships. Co-led the field in Greens in Regulation Percentage (80.56 percent) and Par-3 Scoring Average (2.75).

National Team Selections


Eisenhower Trophy : 2014 Palmer Cup : 2014, 2015 Ryder Cup : 2018 World Cup : 2016

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 2 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 109 380 6 6 7 52 73 97 12 1 $28,863,822
2021 19 65 1 1 1 12 15 18 1 1 4 $6,793,933
2020 15 58 2 1 1 8 10 14 1 4 $5,959,819
2019 20 68 1 2 12 17 18 2 12 $4,990,110
2018 20 66 1 1 5 10 16 4 23 $3,992,678
2017 23 83 1 2 2 11 14 21 2 5 $6,123,248
2016 7 22 1 1 2 4 6 1 $1,004,035
2016 2 (A) 8 1 2 2
2015 3 (A) 10 1 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession
2021 T9 T7 T8 T23 T3 T5 T32
2020 CNL T13 T52 T3
2019 T12 T9 CUT T3 T11 T22 T24 7 T45
2018 T63 4 T4 CUT CUT T36 T52 T17 T20
2017 T72 T27 T58 CUT T44 2 T28 T3
2016 T23 T59
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2020 T6 1 (P) 4
2019 T3 T5 T12
2018 CUT T43 T24 T11
2017 T3 T4 T5 T7

Personal


  • The first two-time winner of the Ben Hogan Award in 2015 and 2016, an award that recognizes the outstanding male amateur and collegiate golfer of the year. Also won the Jack Nicklaus award in 2016 and is a four-time NCAA All-American.
  • Grew up in Barrika, Spain and is a loyal supporter of the Athletic Bilbao football club.
  • Grew up participating in sports and activities such as soccer, canoeing, jai alai, and kung fu before focusing on golf.
  • A proud alum of Arizona State University.
  • His favorite player and inspiration was Seve Ballesteros.
  • His mother, Angela, and father, Edorta, both live in Barrika, Spain while his brother, Eriz, also lives just outside of Bilbao, Spain.