Jesus Amaya

  • DOB : 24 August 1969 (1969-08-24) (age 39)Bogotá, Colombia
  • Height : 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
  • Nationality :  Colombia
  • Spouse : Alexandra
  • Children : Andres, Sofia
  • Career : Turned professional : 1991
  • Current tour(s) : Tour de las Americas
  • Professional wins : 32


    Jesús Armando Amaya Contreras (born 24 August 1969) is a Colombian professional golfer.Amaya was born in Bogotá, and worked as a caddy at the Club Popular de Golf La Florida before turning professional in 1991.In addition to his many victories on the Colombian Golf Federation circuit, including three Colombian Open titles, Amaya has won six times on the Tour de las Americas, finishing second on the Order of Merit in 2000?01, and fourth in 2001?02.Amaya has represented Colombia on five occasions at the World Cup.