Anna Nordqvist Is a Swedish Professional Golfer

June 14, 2009

Check out Anna Nordqvist. She is a Swedish Professional Golfer who just won the Ladies’ British Open Amateur today. Read Anna Nordqvist’s biography and see video after the jump.

Swedish Pro Golfer Anna Nordqvist is in the news today after winning the Ladies’ British Open Amateur at the North Berwick Golf Club in Scotland today. This is only Anna’s fifth professional tournament. Read Nordqvist’s biography after the jump.

“It feels great,” Anna Nordqvist said. “I’ve had a lot of fun so far. This is my first major as a pro; I played the British Open [as an amateur] in ’07 and ’08. It’s a great experience so far.”

Anna Nordqvist Biography

As a biography Swedish Professional Golfer Anna Maria Nordqvist is a 6′ native of Eskilstuna, Sweden. Nordqvist is a 2006 graduate of Rinmangymnasiet who was born on June 10, 1987. Anna played a handful of different sports before sticking with Golf. She also attended Arizona State before leaving for the 2009 LPGA Tour as a rookie.

In Anna Nordqvist’s amateur career she managed to win the 2008 Ladies British Open, she placed sixth at the Ladies European Tour Scandinavian Open and represented Sweden in the 2008 World Amateur. Internationally Anna won a bronze medal at the 2005 European Championship and won both the Girls’ British Open in 2005 and the 2006 European Team Amateur.

More photos and a video of Anna Nordqvist are below.

Anna Nordqvist Video

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