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Shaun Norris Biography – Shaun Norris Wiki
Shaun Norris is a South African professional golfer who currently plays on the Sunshine Tour, Asian Tour, Japan Golf Tour and European Tour. Born in Joburg, Norris turned pro in 2002 and has won twice on the Sunshine Tour including the inaugural Africa Open in 2008 and the Nashua Masters in 2011, before the event became part of the European Tour schedule.
The South African also has two Asian Tour titles to his name, including the Yeangder Tournament Players Championship in 2015 and the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open in 2016. The golfer has won six times on the Japan Golf Tour including the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open in 2016, Japan Golf Tour Championship Mori Building Cup Shishido Hills in 2017, Heiwa PGM Championship in 2018, Tokai Classic in 2019, Golf Partner Pro-Am Tournament in 2021 and the 2021 Japan Open Golf Championship.
At the 2022 Steyn City Championship in Johannesburg, Norris is on track for his maiden DP World Tour victory. South Africa’s Dean Burmester is his nearest challenger. German Matti Schmid, Denmark’s Joachim B. Hansen and Sweden’s Sebastian Soderberg still have a fighting chance of clinching the title.
Shaun Norris Age
He was born Shaun Patrick Norris on 14 May 1982 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Shaun Norris Wife
Is Shaun Norris married? The golfer is married to his wife Candice Norris.
Shaun Norris Children
Shaun Norris and his wife have two children, Jayden and Riley-Grace. Jayden was born on 27 October 2018. After the birth of their first born son, Norris took to Instagram to share the excitement. He wrote: “That special time when u become parents..feeling thats so unbelievable.. Im so proud of you my Angel, for being so brave and for being so strong in bringing life to our little boy Jayden. You both are so special to me xxx Love you soo much .xxx im going to miss you two soo much..!! #proudfather #proudhusband #truelove.”
Norris welcomed his second child, a daughter, in March 2022. Her name is Riley-Grace. If he were to win at the 2022 Steyn City Championship, he would dedicate the victory to her.
“It would be special,” Norris told GolfMagic. “I haven’t won in South Africa on home ground for 11 years so this would be a special one…With baby girl getting born a couple of weeks ago this one’s for her so it would be nice.”
Shaun Norris Family
Norris’ father passed away from colon and kidney cancer on 5 July 2019. The golfer paid tribute to his dad on Instagram. He wrote: “3/12/1943 – 5/07/2019 So sad to have lost my father. i know you are in a better place and pain free.
“It Was hard seeing you struggle for so long with all the pain and knowing there wasn’t anything we could do to help. You truely showed so much courage and heart to all of us. Words can never explain how good a man or father you were to me or us. We really looked up to you and you made us the men we are today.
“Hope to be as good a father as you were to us and hope to be the man u were one day. You were truely a great idol and i can never thank u enough for being such a great person, and husband to mom.
“Really going to miss our morning session’s that we had on the range, talking about events and whats to come. Going to miss you soo much Dad, really i am. You were a true idol and role model to all of us, and the best father we could have ever asked for.. The kindest heart and always there to try and help people in need.. You were always there for us , no matter what we did and always supported us with everything.. We going to miss you soo much, Love you always Dad.”
Shaun Norris Net Worth
Shaun Norris’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million. The golfer’s net worth is primarily proceeds from endorsements and sponsorships. His sponsors include FootJoy, Titleist, Callaway, Cross Country Insurance and JONDO Sunglasses.
Shaun Norris Career Earnings
Shaun Norris has earned $1,285,830 in career earnings.
Shaun Norris Height
Norris stands at a height of 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) and weighs 82 kg (181 lb; 12.9 st).
Shaun Norris Instagram
Shaun Norris’ Instagram handle is @shaunpjnorris.