|Surname ||Kristinsdottir |
|First Name(s) ||Olafia |
|Date of Birth ||15/10.1992 |
|Place of Birth ||Reykjavick, Iceland |
|Nationality ||Icelandic |
|Interests ||Playing the guitar, music, fitness and icelandic sports! |
|Turned Professional ||2014 |
|Social Media ||Twitter: |
|LETAS Status ||07 - 3 - 5 LET Members in Category 1-6 by 2018 LET Exemption Category |
In 2016 Olafia competed in five LETAS events with her best finish at Citizenguard LETAS Trophy.
Olafia placed in 14th place in the 2015 LETAS Order of Merit earning herself an exemption to final stage at the Lalla Aicha Ladies European Tour School. Olafia made 12 out of 15 cuts during the season. Olafia’s best finish at a tournament was 5th place at the ASGI Ladies Open with rounds of 70, 66 and 75. Olafia’s lowest round of the season was in the same tournament a superb 66, six under par which included two eagles.
Olafia had a successful amateur career before turning professional in September 2014. Olafia was the Icelandic Champion in 2011 and 2014 and won the Icelandic golfer of the year in 2014. Olafia finished tied 13th at the 2014 Open Generali de Strasbourg , her first appearance as a professional.
Olafia has brown hair and brown eyes. Olafia started playing golf in her home country, Iceland, at the age of 10. Olafia attended Wake Forest University where she represented their golf team in numerous intercollegiate NCAA tournaments, Olafia graduated with a degree in Economics and entrepreneurship. When Olafia is not on the golf course or practise ground she enjoys relaxing and playing the guitar. Olafia notes the most influential people to her as her parents and boyfriend.