Is Michelle Wie still playing on the LPGA Tour?
The “next phase” of Michelle Wie’s career will not be as a full-time golfer. The 32-year-old announced Thursday that she’s stepping away from the LPGA Tour full-time following the US Open next week as she embarks on a new chapter.
What is Michelle Wie doing with Nike?
Wie, who began golfing professionally as a young teen, added Thursday that she will be teaming up with Nike as an Athlete Collaborator, in addition to becoming a member of the Nike Think Tank “to get more involved with the design process and to work on meaningful projects” with the organization.
Who is Michelle Wie’s husband?
Michelle Wie married Jonnie West in 2019, with the couple welcoming a daughter a year later. Michelle Wie won the US Women’s Open in June 2014. In an interview published Thursday by GolfWeek, Wie noted how the sport had also taken a toll on her body, “At times, if I do play a lot of golf,” she said, “I’m just in bed.