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Karrie Webb
— Golfer â€”

Webb at the 2010 Women’s British Open
Personal information
Full name Karrie Anne Webb
Born (1974-12-21) 21 December 1974 (age 42)
Ayr, Queensland, Australia
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Nationality  Australia
Residence Boynton Beach, Florida, U.S.
Turned professional 1994
Current tour(s) LPGA Tour (joined 1996)
ALPG Tour (joined 1994)
Former tour(s) Ladies European Tour
Professional wins 57
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 41 (T10 all-time)
Ladies European Tour 15
LPGA of Japan Tour 3
ALPG Tour 13
Symetra Tour 1
Other 3
Best results in LPGA major championships
(wins: 7)
ANA Inspiration Won: 2000, 2006
Women’s PGA C’ship Won: 2001
U.S. Women’s Open Won: 2000, 2001
du Maurier Classic Won: 1999
Women’s British Open Won: 2002
Evian Championship 2nd: 2014
Achievements and awards
World Golf Hall of Fame 2005 (member page)
Ladies European Tour
Rookie of the Year
LPGA Rookie of the Year 1996
Money Winner
1996, 1999, 2000
Player of the Year
1999, 2000
LPGA Vare Trophy 1997, 1999, 2000
Achievement Award
GWAA Female
Player of the Year

I'm just going to go with it for as long as it lasts.
There are great amateur bodies that have good programs right from the grassroots level to professionals.
Karrie Webb
I've always wanted to be a professional golfer and I'm glad that came true.
Karrie Webb
Sometimes I don't understand why I'm sitting here.
If you don't enjoy it, then putting in the long hours is going to take their toll. If you don't enjoy it, then putting in the long hours is going to take their toll.
Karrie Webb
Like I said, I'm just trying to continue to improve and get better.
It takes having your golf peak four different times throughout the year. You have to like all four golf courses. You've got to be the best of that week for the four weeks.
Karrie Webb
You see that a handful of times every year where a person that hasn't been playing that well pops up and wins.
Karrie Webb
I still can't believe that I've achieved what I have. It's like I've lived a dream for about five years now.
Karrie Webb
It was sort of just a family sport. My mom and dad were pretty keen golfers when I was young and so were my grandparents, and I just sort of tagged along with them.
Karrie Webb
I mean, I think I just it added to my excitement to playing today, and just going out there and doing the best I could, and no matter what happened, the end of the day was going to be a good end.
Karrie Webb

I think for a lot of amateurs, their alignment is always out.
All four majors are definitely a priority.
I think anyone that isn't fired up right now shouldn't probably be out here.
Karrie Webb
I only get to spend about six to eight weeks in Australia now and I really miss my family and friends.
Karrie Webb
I like other people's kids and being able to give them back when I want to.
Karrie Webb
First round of the tournament being a Major, I think the butterflies were a little different than that.
Karrie Webb
I think it's as popular as it ever has been and it continues to grow as it does all around the world.
Karrie Webb
I think travel is probably the downside of playing professional golf, but you've got to do it.
Karrie Webb
I think I was given a gift to play golf and to be mentally strong.
I think for a lot of amateurs, their alignment is always out.
On one hand, it seems like I've waited a long time for this.
The fact that I've achieved this so soon is just a bonus, I guess. Everything from now on is a bonus for me.
Karrie Webb
Golf is my boyfriend right now.
Right now I'm still only 25 and I don't think the maternal bug has hit me yet.
Karrie Webb
I think Australian food is probably some of the best in the world.
I try to win every tournament.