Kristoffer Ventura

Kristoffer Ventura

Height: 6'3" (1.9 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
Age: 25 (February 24, 1995)
Birthplace: Puebla, Mexico
Residence: Norway / Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

Education: Oklahoma State University (2018, Business Management)
Turned Professional: 2018
City plays from: Palm Beach Gardens, FL, United States


Exempt Status


Top 50 from 2019 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2019 (2) Utah Championship presented by Zions Bank, Pinnacle Bank Championship presented by Chevrolet.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2020 The RSM Classic (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#75 : 2020 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#144 : 2020 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$75,377 : 2020 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Finished 18)

National Team Selections


Eisenhower Trophy : 2012, 2016

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 16 44 2 5 11 $166,585
2020 12 34 2 4 8 177 $132,022
2019 3 8 1 2 $34,563
2018 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 13 41 2 2 5 5 8 5 $361,134
2020 1 4 1 1 1 $24,900
2019 11 35 2 2 4 4 7 4 14 $336,234
2018 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Personal


  • Born in Puebla, Mexico to a Mexican father and Norwegian mother. Spent his first 12 years in Mexico where he played golf and soccer. At age 12, moved to Norway where he continued golf and took up skiing.
  • Speaks Spanish and Norwegian and is learning Italian and German.
  • Member of the 2018 NCAA National Championship team. College teammates of Viktor Hovland and Matthew Wolff.
  • In November 2018, had to have an emergency appendectomy just before final stage of Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying Tournament. Competed in the event, despite not being able to swing 100 percent. Finished near the bottom and entered the 2019 Korn Ferry Tour season with minimal status.
  • He would like to start a business and a foundation to help less fortunate people.