Getting to Know Valdis Thora Jonsdottir

Valdis Thora Jonsdottir from Iceland returns to the LET Access Series this year after gaining her LET card for the 2017 season. We ask Valdis a few quick questions...

Valdis from Iceland returns this season to the LET Access Series after gaining her LET card for the 2017 season. We ask Valdis a few quick questions...

Who is your favourite golfer?

Sergio Garcia

What’s your favourite club in your bag?

My 9 iron I feel really confident that I will hit a good shot

What’s been your biggest golfing achievement of your career?

Getting my card for the LET. I also made it to the final of the Faldo Series in Brazil

Which is your favourite golf course?

I like a course in France called Dinard

What is the one thing you could not live without?

Pepsi Max

What is your favourite food?

Chipotle - they serve the best Burritos

How would you spend your perfect day?

Wake up go to the gym, play a round of golf and then go to Chipotle for a Burrito

Your favourite city?

I really love Barcelona; the architecture is amazing

Describe yourself in one word?


What do you like doing besides playing golf?

I like playing soccer but I don’t get to play that much now, I also love my board games

If you could travel anywhere where would you go?

Australia, but I am actually getting to go this year!

What’s your best golfing tip for a beginner?

Stay patient and keep your left arm straight

Do you have any superstitions before a round?

I used to be but not so much now. I just like to keep to the same routine like sleeping for only 8 hours

What is your most memorable sporting moment?

I made a hole in one in a tournament in Iceland, it was horrible weather, I was playing so bad and I got to the 8th hole and said wouldn’t it be nice to get a hole in one and I did it!

What’s in your golf bag besides golf balls and clubs?

Chewing gum and so many Sharpie pens as I make my mark as a flower

What are your goals for 2017?

I would like to get a couple of top tens and to stay in the top 50 of the order of merit on the LET Access Series

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Published: 10/03/2017

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