Bryson James Aldrich DeChambeau (born September 16, 1993) is an American professional golfer. He has won seven times on the PGA Tour including one major championship, the 2020 U.S. Open. As an amateur, DeChambeau became the fifth player in history to win both the NCAA Division I championship and the U.S. Amateur in the same year.With his U.S. Open victory he became the third player to have won those three championships, after Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods, and the sixth player to win both the U.S. Amateur and U.S. Open.
Renowned for his analytical approach to the sport, DeChambeau has acquired the nickname of “The Scientist”. His clubs are specially designed to his specifications, with thicker than normal grips and irons that are all the same length. In 2020, he became the longest driver on the PGA Tour after gaining 40 pounds in weight.
Full name Bryson James Aldrich DeChambeau
Nickname The Scientist
Born September 16, 1993 (age 27)
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 239 lb (108 kg; 17.1 st)
Nationality United States
Residence Dallas, Texas
Turned professional 2016
Current tour(s) PGA Tour
Former tour(s) European Tour
Professional wins 9
Highest ranking 5 (November 4, 2018)
(as of October 25, 2020)