Courtney Richards: Wife of Jim Nantz, & Net Worth

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Courtney Richards is the wife of Jim Nantz, a famous sportscaster who has worked on the telecast of NFL, NCCAA Division Men’s basketball, NBA, and PGA Tour since the 1980s. 

Richards was a Vice President who worked at IMG, a talented management company based in New York. Nantz is represented by the company, which is how the two met. 

The couple got engaged on September 14, 2010, while they were on vacation in Maine, and got married on June 2012 at Pebble Beach in California. 

Jim Nantz With His Wife Courtney
Jim Nantz With His Wife Courtney (Source: Houston Culture Map)

Jim has always described Courtney as his biggest supporter and backbone. The couple share a net worth of $15 million as of 2024. 

To learn more about Courtney Richard’s profile, stick to the article to the end. 

But before we start, let us glance at the quick facts.

Courtney Richards | Quick Facts

Full Name Courtney Richards
Nickname Richards
Nationality American 
Ethnicity White
Father’s name N/A
Profession Former Vice President of IMG
Marital Status Married
Eye Color  Hazel
Hair Color  Blond
Husband Jim Nantz
Married on June 2012
Children James Nantz, Caroline Nantz, Finley Cathleen Nantz
Net Worth $15 Million ( Shares with Jim)
Merch of Jim Nantz Always By My Side (Book)
Social Media N/A
Last Update May 2024

Courtney Richards | Early Life, Childhood & Education

Until she meets Jim, very little is known about Courtney Richards. Her date of birth is still unclear, and she has not disclosed any information about it. Nonetheless, as per the claims by different online sources, she was born in 1979.

Nothing much is known about her childhood, including her early life and family. She is very private regarding her personal life and prefers to keep everything secret. 

Courtney is believed to have spent most of her childhood in a village part of the USA. Mrs. Nantz is of American nationality and belongs to a white ethnic community. 

Courtney Richards and her husband.
Jim And Courtney At One Of The Events Of CBS (Source: Married Celeb) 

Courtney is an educated woman, but unfortunately, information about her educational background is not available yet. But as soon as we get any details, we will update you about it too.

Not much of her post-college life is known except that she is now a housewife to famous sports journalist Jim.

Courtney Richards | Age And Body Measurements

Courtney Richard’s exact birth date is unavailable but it is believed that she was born in 1979, so we can’t tell her horoscope sign. Richards is a beautiful woman inside and out with a charming personality. 

Even though we are also unaware of Courtney’s exact height, looking at her pictures, she seems to be of average size and has a fit body.

Courtney Richards and Jim with their daughter Doris.
Courtney Richards And Jim With Their Daughter Doris. (Source: Twitter)

Even after being a mother of two children, Richards looks fantastic. Moreover, Courtney has a lovely smile, which compliments her looks.

Courtney Richards | Professional Career

Richards’s career remains unknown to us. Possibly, she is busy looking after her children and family for now. 

Before she got married, Courtney worked as the Vice President at IMG. However, after her marriage, she left her job to focus on her family. 

Talking about her husband’s career, he is famous as a sports journalist and worked for different sports franchises such as NBA, NFL, PGA Tour, and many more. 

Courtney Richards | Relationship, Marriage & Children

Courtney is the stunning wife of Jim Nantz, the famous sports journalist. The pair first met at an event in 2009 when Jim was going through a rough phase in his life.

Jim was going through a divorce from his former wife, Ann-Lorraine Carlsen Nantz. But before the divorce was finalized, Courtney and Jim fell in love with each other and got engaged immediately after his divorce with his former wife.

After getting engaged for twenty months, they got married on June 12, 2010, on the seventh hole of the famed pebbled Beach in California. 

Jim Nantz With His children At His Home At Harbour Town In Sea Pines
Jim Nantz With His Children At His Home At Harbour Town In Sea Pines (Source: Pimso)

Nonetheless, the marriage became the talk of the town at that time because Courtney was Jim’s second wife and was much younger than him. 

At the time of marriage, Courtney was 31 years old while Jim was already 50. Even though there is age difference, this couple seem to be in love and respect each other.

Jim and Courtney welcomed their first child, Cathleen Nantz, in 2014. And again, in 2016, they were blessed with their second child George Nantz.

Even after many years of marriage, this couple makes each other feel special and loved. Hence, both Jim and Courtney are living a happy life together with their two children.

Who Is Jim Nantz?

James William Nantz III, aka Jim Nantz, was born in Charlotte, North Carolina, on May 17, 1959, to parents Jim Nantz Jr. and Doris Nantz.

During his high school days, Jim was interested in golf and basketball. Similarly, everyone in his college adored him as he was the co-captain and member of Bamm Hollow Country Club. 

However, he became a sports journalist instead of choosing golf as a career. Jim started as an anchor and sportscaster for KHOU in Houston, Texas, in the early 1980s and has not looked back ever since. 

Jim Nantz Has Been Serving As A Guest Commentator For The BBC On The Final Round Of The Open Championship Since 2009
Jim Nantz Has Been Serving As A Guest Commentator For The BBC On The Final Round Of The Open Championship Since 2009 ( Source: Golfdigest )

From MLB to NBA to PGA Tour, you name it, he has broadcasted news for all of them. Therefore, he is a renowned name in most American households.

Not only for his professional life, he has also been in the limelight for his personal life. However, life has never been easy for Jim, and there were many ups and downs. 

But Jim manages to conquer every obstacle and find a path to success every time. Today, Nantz is living his best life with his family and wife.

But at the time of his first divorce, his mental state was disturbed. Plus, he had to pay $1 million to his ex-wife as alimony.

As per the contract, Jim also had to give his ex-wife a certain amount of money until she married another man.

Finally, after all the hardships, Courtney and Jim tied the knot in 2012. And since then, the lovely duo have been living a happy life and have created their own small world.

Courtney Richards | Net Worth And Salary

Well, we are unfamiliar with Richard’s career and have no information on whether she works as a professional. Yet, she and her husband share a considerable net worth of $15 million as of 2024.

Besides, Jim opened his private wine label, although it is unclear how much he earned from the first vintage release in 2012. 

Courtney Richards with husband
Courtney Richards With Her Husband Everywhere, Like A Supportive Wife (Source: Married Wiki)

The American sportscaster lost $1 million in divorce and was asked to give a massive amount of money for child support.

Also, talking about endorsement deals, nothing much could be retrieved about it, but in today’s date, Jim Nantz has stood as one of the most recognized commentators among NFL fans.

Courtney Richards | Social Media Presence

Sadly, Richards is not present on social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. She lives a very private life and avoids the media’s attention. 

However, we would love to see more about Courtney and hope she soon opens a social media account to keep her fans/well-wishers up to date.

Courtney And Jim With Award For Outstanding Sports Personality PLAY BY PLAY
Courtney And Jim With Award For Outstanding Sports Personality PLAY BY PLAY (Source: Twitter)

But, if you are curious about Courtney, you can get information about her on various social media platforms or websites.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) 

Courtney Richards, the second wife of Jim Nantz?

Yes, Courtney Richards is the second wife of Jim Nantz. Jim was previously married to Ann-Lorraine Carlsen Nantz.

What is Courtney Richards doing these days?

Courtney is busy looking after her kids these days, as her kids are very young.

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