Bailey Tardy Biography

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Bailey Tardy is a name many golf fans may not have heard of before, but she has certainly made a lasting impression at the 2023 US Women’s Open. The 26-year-old from Georgia has taken a two-shot lead after the second round at Pebble Beach, one of the most iconic courses in the world.

She shot a four-under 68 on Friday, which included an eagle on the par-five sixth hole for the second consecutive day. She is now seven under for the tournament, two strokes ahead of her nearest rivals, Allisen Corpuz and Hyo Joo Kim. 

Bailey Tardy Early Life, Family & Education

Tardy was born on August 8, 1996, in Norcross, Georgia, and was raised by her father Bob Tardy, and her mother Kim Tardy. Her brother is Montgomery Tardy She started playing golf at the age of eight and quickly showed her talent and passion for the game.

She attended Norcross High School, where she won four individual state titles and led her team to three state championships. Bailey also competed in several national and international amateur events, such as the US Women’s Amateur, the North and South Women’s Amateur, and the Curtis Cup.

Career

Tardy enrolled at the University of Georgia in 2015, majoring in consumer economics. She played for the Georgia Bulldogs women’s golf team and had a stellar college career. Bailey was named SEC Freshman of the Year in 2016, as well as First-Team All-SEC and First-Team All-American.

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She won three individual titles and helped her team win two SEC championships. She also qualified for the US Women’s Open in 2014, 2016, and 2017 as an amateur. Tardy turned professional in 2018 and joined the Symetra Tour, which is the developmental tour for the LPGA Tour.

She earned her Symetra Tour membership by finishing second at the 2018 LPGA Q-Series. Tardy played on the Symetra Tour for three seasons, from 2019 to 2021, and recorded six top-10 finishes, including one win at the Copper Rock Championship in 2021. She also earned her LPGA Tour card for the 2023 season by finishing second again at the 2022 LPGA Q-Series.

The 2023 season is Tardy’s debut season on the LPGA Tour. Tardy has played in 10 events so far and made four cuts. Her best finish was a tie for 16th at the Meijer LPGA Classic in June. She also qualified for her fourth US Women’s Open by winning a sectional qualifier in Minnesota in May.

Bailey Tardy Biography

Real Name Bailey Tardy
Birth Date August 8, 1996
Age (as of 2024) 27 Years
Birth Place Peachtree Corners, Georgia, U.S.
Profession Golfer
College University of Georgia
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimeters – 172 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Brown
Bailey Tardy LPGA

Family

Father Bob Tardy
Mother Kim Tardy
Sister
Brother

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is her boyfriend? None
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Personal Life

Tardy is not married and does not have any children. She has not publicly disclosed any information about her relationship status or dating history. Bailey is very close with her parents, Jeff and Lisa Tardy, who often accompany her to tournaments and support her golf career. She also has a pet dog named Ramsey, who she adores and frequently posts pictures of on social media.

Social Media 

Tardy has an active presence on social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. She has over 12,000 followers on Instagram (@tardy_for_the_party_), where she shares photos and videos of her golfing adventures, her dog Ramsey, her family and friends, and her hobbies and interests.

Bailey has over 2,000 followers on Twitter (@BaileyTardy), where she posts updates on her golf results, her opinions on various topics, and her interactions with other golfers and fans. She also has a Facebook page (Bailey Tardy Golf), where she posts similar content as on Instagram and Twitter.

Bailey Tardy Net Worth

Bailey Tardy is an American professional golfer who has an estimated net worth of $200,599, according to Epson Tour. She has also earned $37,438 in her career, according to LPGA.

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