“She was one of the hardest workers I have ever coached.
While many athletes today feel entitled, Kathy has always been very appreciative for everything she has been given.” Garcia’s revolving door of caddies took a fascinating turn in December 2013, when he put his girlfriend in charge of his bag at the Thailand Championship. Garcia finished the tournament at 22-under par and beat Henrik Stenson by four strokes for his first win of the year.
Editor’s note: The article below, written in 2015, takes a look at Sergio Garcia’s then-girlfriend, Katharina Boehm. Garcia just won the 2017 Masters, the first time he’s won it in 19 tries.
Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia returned to The Masters in 2017, but things were a little different this time.
“Just a very positive person, a lot of good energy, that’s what I love about her, and it’s great to be able to go through this with her.” When he switched back to Neil Wallace as his caddy, Garcia joked to reporters that Boehm fired him.