Carminita Immelman: Trevor Immelman Wife and Son Jacob

Trevor Immelman is a South African professional golfer. ( Source : Golfweek )

Carminita Immelman is the wife of well-known golfer Trevor Immelman. The couple first met at Hottentots Holland High School in the Western Cape, South Africa, at the age of 14.

Carminita came into the limelight because of her professional golfer husband Trevor, however, she is private and prefers to maintain a low profile.

Trevor Immelman is a well-known South African golfer who competed on the PGA, European, and Sunshine tours. He won his only major tournament at the 2008 Masters Tournament.

After winning the Cialis Western Open, Immelman made his PGA Tour start. It helped him move up to position 15 in the OWR for golf. He won Rookie of the Year in 2006 and finished in the top 10 of the PGA Tour's money list.

Trevor Immelman compared that feeling to the one his international team was experiencing this week as they prepared for the 2022 Presidents Cup.

Quick Facts About Trevor Immelman:

Full NameTrevor John Immelman
Date Of BirthDecember 16, 1979
Place Of BirthCape Town, South Africa
NationalitySouth African
ReligionChristianity
MotherJune Immelman
FatherJohan Immelman
WifeCarminita Immelman
Instagram@trevorimmelman

Who Is Trevor Immelman's Wife, Carminita Immelman?

Carminita Immelman is the wife of Trevor Immelman, who has always been by his side in every step of his life. Trevor and Carminita married in 2003.

Trevor Immelman and his wife Carminita Immelman
Trevor Immelman and his wife Carminita Immelman ( Source : instagram )

The couple is a childhood friends, and they first met at Hottentots Holland High School in the Western Cape of South Africa.

Carminita Immelman, the wife of golfer Trevor Immelman, gained notoriety when she joined her husband in his celebration on the 18th hole following his 2008 Masters victory.

Holding their 1-year-old son Jacob, Carminita was standing beside the 18th hole. Trevor's wife has preferred to keep her personal information out of the limelight, although she is active on Twitter and has over 12.5k followers.

Carminita mentions in her Twitter bio that she is married to Trevor, the mother of two children and the owner of two pets. There hasn't been a single case of them getting into an argument in almost two decades since they married.

Trevor's Son Jacob Immelman Won US Kids 13-14 Event

Jacob Immelman, the son of South African golfer Trevor Immelman, won the US Kids 13–14 age group event at Royal St. Cloud Golf Links in Orlando in 2020.

Trevor son, Jacob won US Kids 13-14 event.
Trevor son, Jacob won US Kids 13-14 event. ( Source : twitter )

Jacob, who competes under the American flag, recorded six birdies on his route to a stunning 5-under 67 and a four-stroke victory in the 18-hole competition.

Following Jacob's success in the US Kids 13-14 age group competition, Trevor Immelman congratulated him on social media.

Trevor Immelman Net Worth 2022

Trevor Immelman has a net worth of $10 million according to Richathletes. His career as a golfer is his primary source of income, however, he also earns from a number of endorsement agreements.

He joined the European Tour as a full member in 2001 and has three times finished in the top twenty of the Order of Merit. He has four victories on the European Tour, and in 2004 he became the first player since Gary Player in the 1970s to successfully defend the South African Open crown.

 Trevor Immelman won his first PGA Tour event at the Cialis Western Open.
Trevor Immelman won his first PGA Tour event at the Cialis Western Open. ( Source : instagram )

Immelman entered the top 15 of the Official World Golf Rankings in 2006 after winning his first PGA Tour competition at the Cialis Western Open. In 2002–2003, he took first place in the Sunshine Tour Order of Merit.

Trevor is linked to brands like Nike, Rolex, and Old Mutual. For his drive, Trevor Immelman is seen using the Titleist TS3 and TS2 models, respectively. Trevor owns a Scotty Cameron Phantom X putter and four Vokey SM7 wedges. 

Trevor's House In Florida

Trevor Immelman bought the house in Winter Park, Florida, from former professional football player Jeff Faine in 2016.

He previously resided in Orlando, where he sold his home in 2018 for $3,18 million. The house also included a suspended staircase in the air, marble treads, and a wrought-iron handrail.

Aside from that, it had a fireplace, a bar, a living room, a dining room, and a kitchen with custom cabinets. It also featured a theater, an office, and a recreation area.

The home included six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, and two balconies on the upper levels that looked out onto the lanai.

Achievements:

1.1997 South African Amateur

2. 1998 U.S. Amateur Public Links

Inside Golfer Family And His Upbringing

Trevor Immelman was born to parents June and Johan Immelman in Cape Town, South Africa. Johan, his father, served as the Sunshine Tour's former commissioner in South Africa.

Trevor started playing golf when he was five years old and went to Hottentots Holland High School. In 1998, he won the U.S. Amateur Public Links.

He has an older brother named Mark and an older sister named Michelle Greeff.

His Father Is Biggest Supporter

Trevor's father John is a commissioner of the Sunshine Tour in South Africa.
Trevor's father John is a commissioner of the Sunshine Tour in South Africa. ( Source : golfweek )

The main supporter and backbone of Trevor's career is his father Johan Immelman. However, it was his father who set Trevor on the path and continued to guide him.

Johan was a gymnast and a rugby player while growing up in Strand, a beach tourist town on South Africa's southernmost tip. He has worked as a marketing professional for the past 23 years at a company owned by Johann Rupert.

Johan also served as the commissioner of the Sunshine Tour in South Africa. He served on the board of the Canadian Tour from 2009 to 2012, however, he later resigned. Johan Immelman was also named "Father of the Year" for 2016.

Trevor's Brother Mark Immelman Is Sportscaster

Mark Immelman is a well-known sportscaster, golf instructor, and author from South Africa. He currently hosts the On the Mark podcast on pgatour.com and provides live golf coverage for the PGA Tour on their mobile app, PGA Tour Live, Sirius XM PGA Tour Radio, and for Golf Channel and CBS Sports.

Mark has a radio background and works as the golf program director at Columbus State University. He has also written for publications.

Trevor Immelman Selects His International Presidents Cup Team

Trevor Immelman, captain of the international team, announced his six captain's picks. Immelman chose Christiaan Bezuidenhout from South Africa, Cam Davis from Australia, Si Woo Kim and K.H. Lee from South Korea, Sebastian Muoz from Colombia, and Taylor Pendrith from Canada.

Trevor Immelman wants an international team to compete in a special Presidents Cup.
Trevor Immelman wants an international team to compete in a special Presidents Cup. ( Source : golf )

The Presidents Cup 2022 will be played at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina, the week of September 20–25.

Immelman was appointed to the prestigious role of team captain in April 2020, only to find himself faced with the less-than-pleasant duty of deciding who would still be eligible to represent the International Cup in 2022.

He Turned Professional In 1999

Trevor Immelman became a professional in 1999, and in 2000 he competed primarily on the Challenge Tour, a lower-level professional circuit in Europe, where he placed tenth on the Order of Merit.

He joined the European Tour as a full member in 2001 and has three times finished in the top twenty of the Order of Merit. Trevor has four victories on the European Tour and was the first player to successfully defend the South African Open crown since Gary Player in the 1970s in 2004.

He competed for the International Team that finished last at the Presidents Cup in 2005. Following his two-year PGA Tour exemption for 2006 and 2007 due to his participation in the Presidents Cup, he has started playing more frequently on the PGA Tour.

Gary Player selected Trevor Immelman to compete in the 7th Presidents Cup, held in Canada at the Royal Montreal Golf Club in September 2007.

Immelman Announced Withdraw From U.S. Open

Trevor Immelman announced in June 2009 that he was going to withdraw from the U.S. Open due to tendonitis in his left elbow and wrist, which affected him for a significant portion of the 2009 and 2010 seasons.

Immelman joined the PGA Tour on CBS commentating team in 2019.
Immelman joined the PGA Tour on CBS commentating team in 2019. ( Source : golfdigest )

His scoreless record reached five years as the 2013 PGA Tour closed. He was forced to compete in the Web.com Tour Finals after failing to advance to the FedEx Cup playoffs and having his five-year exemption from winning the Masters expire.

Immelman placed sixth in the Web.com Tour Finals after winning the Hotel Fitness Championship, the first of four Finals events, to reclaim his PGA Tour card for 2014.

His Golfing Career Changed Into Broadcasting

Trevor has worked as a sports analyst for various platforms and as a successful golfer. Immelman worked as an analyst for Turner Sports' PGA Championship coverage on TNT in 2017, 2018, and 2019.

He joined the CBS commentating crew for the PGA Tour in December 2019.

Some Facts About Trevor Immelman

Trevor Immelman was chosen by Gary Player to compete in the seventh Presidents Cup, which took place at the Royal Montreal Golf Club in Canada.
Trevor Immelman was chosen by Gary Player to compete in the seventh Presidents Cup, which took place at the Royal Montreal Golf Club in Canada. ( Source : uksport )

1. Trevor Immelman followed in the footsteps of Mark, his older brother who has always been his mentor and taught golf.

2. Golfweek selected Father Johan, a former Sunshine Tour commissioner, as Father of the Year for 2016.

3. He participated in two teams for the Presidents Cup in 2005 and 2007. In 2005, he received one point, while in 2007, he received half a point.

4. Immelman joined GOLF Channel in 2016 and has worked as an analyst .

Some FAQs

Who is Trevor Immelman married to?

Trevor Immelman is married to his childhood sweetheart Carminita Immelman in 2003.

How many kids does Trevor Immelman have?

Trevor Immelman have one kid name, Jacob Trevor Immelman.

How old Is Trevor Immelman?

Trevor Immelman is 42 years old.