Royce Renee Woods: The Life Story of Tiger Woods Sister

Royce Renee Woods is famously known as the elder half-sister of the legendary American professional golf player, Tiger Woods. The siblings share Earl Woods as their father but had different mothers. Royce has been a coach in the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA).

Royce Renee Woods is the half-sister of Tiger Woods. Her brother, Tiger Woods is an American Professional Golfer who is considered one of the best players of all time. 

Despite being related to such a legendary individual, Royce doesn’t live in the shadow of her brother rather she has made a name for herself. Her inspiring story needs to be studied. 

So in this article, we will detail Royce’s early life, her famous brother, her parents, her relationship with her family, her career, her net worth, and more. 

Quick Bio

Full NameRoyce Renee Woods
Famous asTiger Woods’ Sister
OccupationBasketball player and WNBA Coach
Year of Birth1961 
Place of BirthUnited States of America
Age63
Marital StatusUnknown
FatherEarl Woods
MotherBarbara Gary
SiblingsKevin Dale Woods, Tiger Woods, Earl Woods Jr.
GenderFemale
NationalityAmerican
SexualityStraight
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBrown
Net WorthUnknown

Early Life

Royce Renee Woods was born and raised in the United States in 1961. She is the daughter of Earl Woods and his first wife, Barbara Gary. Royce is the only daughter in the Woods family. 

Besides being the half-sister to Tiger Woods, she has two biological brothers: Kevin Dale Woods and Earl Woods Jr. 

She was very young when her parents got divorced. Unfortunately, other details about her upbringing or educational journey are unavailable in the media.

Age And Nationality

Although Royce’s exact birthdate is unknown, she was born in 1961, making her 63 years old as of May 2024. Being Born in the United States, she holds American nationality.

Her Father: Earl Woods

Royce Renee Woods’ father, Earl Woods was born on March 5, 1932, in Manhattan. He has had a very interesting career path throughout his life. 

Her Father Earl Woods
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He was a writer, a baseball player, and an impressive golf player. Royce has served in the military as well. 

Tiger Woods has always mentioned his father as someone who had a great impact on his life. He had an estimated net worth of $2 million. 

Who Is Royce’s Mother?

Barbara Gary was Royce Renee Woods’ mother. She was the first wife of Earl Woods. 

According to some sources, Barbara was a civil worker. Earl and Barbara got married in 1954 and divorced in 1968. 

They welcomed three children: Kevin Dale Woods, Earl Woods Jr., and Royce. After the divorce, Earl married Tiger Woods’ mother, Tida Woods.

Royce’s Famous Brother: Tiger Woods

Royce’s brother, Tiger Woods is regarded as one of the greatest athletes of all time. He was born in Cypress, California on December 30, 1975. 

Royce’s Famous Brother Tiger Woods
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Woods entered the world of professional golf in the 1990s and quickly dominated the sport. Throughout his career, he has earned 15 major championship titles, only second to Jack Nicklaus’ 18. 

Some of his major champions include the Masters Tournament, The Open Championship (British Open), the U.S. Open, PGA Championship, among many others. 

Besides being a legendary player, Woods has taken golf to a whole new level and increased its popularity worldwide. 

Relationship Among The Siblings

In the past, the Woods siblings used to have a very close bond with each other. During Tiger Woods’ college days at Stanford Royce used to live in California. 

Tiger used to often visit her and spend a lot of time at her house when he was studying at Stanford for two years, where he was also a part of the Stanford golf team. 

When Tiger became a professional golf player, he bought Royce a house in San Jose, California. 

Sadly, with time the siblings seem to grow apart and now it cannot be confirmed whether they are even in contact with each other or not.

Social Media

Royce Renee Woods doesn’t have an active presence on social media platforms. She might have a private account on any of these apps but it’s nearly impossible to find the traces of her presence on social media.

Is She Single?

Royce didn’t reveal any details about her personal life in front of the media. She never disclosed who her husband or boyfriend was.

Considering her age, it can only be speculated that she got married at some point in her life and must be living peacefully alongside her family. Let’s hope she is living a happy and healthy life.

Professional Journey

Royce Renee Woods is known to be a basketball player at the college level. According to many sources, she used to be a coach at the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). 

There are no other traces of her career path available in the media. She chose to keep her professional journey private in the public domain.

Net Worth

Royce Renee Woods’ exact net worth is hard to determine since she hasn’t provided much information about her salary or assets. 

On the other hand, her famous half-brother, Tiger Woods has a massive net worth of $1.3 billion which he has earned through his golf career.