Who is Paige Spiranac?

Paige Spiranac is a professional golfer and a social media star

Her Athletic Background

Paige Spiranac was an exceptional gymnast as a child. She daily trained with the intention of participating in future Olympic Games, but she suffered a knee injury that forced her out of gymnastics.

A Male-Dominated Game

When asked about her experience being a woman in professional golf, Paige said, “I just want to help others feel more at ease, because I know for a long time I wasn’t the only one who felt that way.”

An Athletic Family

Paige grew up in a family that was athletic and competitive. Her father, Dan, was a member of the 1976 Pittsburgh Panthers national championship college football team, and her mother, Annette, was a professional ballerina.

Women’s Empowerment

Paige is an advocate for women’s liberation. She urges people to be who they are, stand up for what they believe, and follow their true passions in life.

A Sensation on Social Media

According to an executive at the Emirates Golf Club, ‘the sport must open up to ‘savvy, social-media types’ in order to draw in new talent.

Her Blog and Instagram

Paige has an active blog on her Instagram account where she explains her journey to fame.

Taking a Step Back

Because she believes pro golf is full of hypocrisy, Paige has decided to take a hiatus from the sport.