Paige Speranak remembers her days golfing with Justin Thomas, Lexi Thompson, and “Superstar” Jordan Spieth

Paige Spiranac is one of the most recognizable personalities in the world of social media. The former professional golfer has gained a lot of fans online and loves to talk to them through her podcast. Fans are always eager to hear her opinions on sports as well as athletes. She recently talked about a time when she was playing alongside famous golfers.

Paige Speranak talks about her young golf days

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It has been a long time since Spiranac left her career as a professional golfer. Although she is doing miracles as a star on social media today, people know her mainly for sports. And there was a time when Speranak used to play with many of the famous golfers of our time. I remembered that players like Justin Thomas were already famous at the time and their parents were their biggest motivator. “And I’ve seen a lot of young golfers who were superstars and fade away in college because their parents push them into the same thing,” She said.

DUBAI, UAE – DECEMBER 9: Paige Speranak of the United States waits to play her second shot on the 14th hole during the postponed second round of the 2016 Omega Dubai Women’s Championships at Majlis Course at Emirates Golf Club on December 9, 2016 in Dubai, The United Arab Emirates. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

She also talked about her younger days as a player and said that she grew up with famous golfers including Justin Thomas. “I grew up with Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth, Lexi Thompson, it’s like we all play little golf together, and you look at Jordan Spieth you like, that kid a star like him would definitely make for.” According to Spiranac, many kids used to play amazing golf and I thought they would. But, she said, many of those students no longer play golf.

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Success in such a competitive sport requires an exceptional level of skill. We as fans may not be able to understand how hard professional golfers work to make it big in their careers.

Spiranak said parental pressure is important

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While talking about these golfers, she also discussed how important it is to exercise parental pressure. According to the sense of social media, parents play the biggest role in motivating their children in any field. It’s true because all we wanted to do as kids was impress our parents and get recognition. But the former golfer thinks it still works the same way for people of all ages.

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