Helen Storey Bio, Wiki
Helen Storey is renown for being the girlfriend of Lee Westwood, an English professional golfer. The two began dating after Westwood and his wife of 16 years, Laurae Coltart, separated in 2015. Storey has been walking alongside the golfer as his caddie. Westwood admits that technical knowledge of golf may not be Storey’s strength, but her presence helps him play at his best.
Westwood is currently in contention of The Open Championship which runs from July 18th to July 21st, 2019 at the Dunluce Course with a purse price of :$10,750,000.
Storey previously worked as Social Editor at LaDiDa Magazine and personal trainer at Speed-Flex in Jesmond.
Helen Storey Age
Helen Storey is currently 38 years old. She was born in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.
Helen Storey Family, Sister
Storey’s sister Andrea is the second wife of Graham Wylie, the co-founder of Sage Group along Paul Muller and David Goldman happens to be the owner of the Close House Golf Course where Lee is the resident professional.
Helen Storey Ex-Husband & Children
Storey like Westwood has been married, she and her ex-hubby, father of her five-year-old daughter are now divorced.
Helen Storey Workout and Fitness helps her as a Caddie
There is no shedding clubs for Westwood who noted that he does not cut corners to lighten the bag for Storey. She frequently posts workout videos and her commitment to fitness helps her on the course.
Speaking to the USA Today, she says: “It’s no easy feat carrying that golf bag around. Especially in this weather, because it’s fully loaded up. I don’t give her an easy break or anything like that. It’s got everything in it.”
Lee Westwood started dating Storey after divorcing his first wife in 2015
Lee Westwood was previously married to his wife, Laurae Coltart Westwood. The two were married for 16 years, from 1999 to 2015. They have two kids together, Samuel and Poppy. According to the Daily Mail, The golfer began dating Storey in 2015 after separating from his wife after a messy divorce process. They settled things in 2017.
Helen Storey, Westwood’s Caddie
Lee Westwood fondly recalls the first time girlfriend Helen Storey caddied for him at a professional tournament, during 2018 Made in Denmark. Storey went on to play a role in helping Westwood end his drought as the golfer won the Nedbank Golf Challenge in November 2018. It marked Westwood’s first victory since April 2015 and his first win on the European Tour since April 2014. After the victory, Storey admitted that being a caddie has its difficulties but emphasized how special the moment was for the couple.
Speaking to The Sun, Storey noted: “It was just so incredibly special to share that with him. I jumped into his arms on the 18th when he holed his putt because I knew how much it meant to him. It was hard work at times for me. That Tour bag can get pretty heavy, especially on the par fives, but it always feels a bit lighter after he’s made a birdie.”
Are Helen Storey & Lee Westwood Engaged?
Westwood seemed to imply that the couple is engaged with an Instagram post that included a ring emoji in February 2019.
A day earlier, Storey posted an Instagram post captioned: “I’ve had the best week thanks to Westy 💋🥰🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹”