Entertainment Sports Golfer Brooks Koepka Engaged to Longtime Love Jena Sims Jena Sims announced that the PGA Tour pro proposed on March 3 in Jupiter, Florida By Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble is a Senior Digital News Editor and the Sports Editor for PEOPLE Digital. She's worked at PEOPLE for over seven years as a writer, reporter and editor across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Super Bowl to the Met Gala. She's been nominated for the ASME NEXT Awards for Journalists Under 30, and previously wrote for Us Weekly while on staff at Wenner Media. People Editorial Guidelines Updated on February 17, 2022 11:10 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Brooks Koepka and Jena Sims. Photo: Shaye Babb Photography/slimshayedy Brooks Koepka has met his match. The professional golfer, 30, and his longtime girlfriend Jena Sims, 32, are engaged, the actress confirmed on social media, Thursday. Sims shared photos of the Jupiter, Florida, beachside engagement on her Instagram, writing in the caption of the April Fools' Day post, "Forever is no joke." On her Instagram Story, Sims confirmed that the eight-time PGA Tour winner popped the question on March 3, 2021. For the big moment, Sims was wearing a purple longsleeve, ruched mini dress and Nike sneakers, while the groom-to-be wore a white t-shirt and sneakers with his olive green pants. Friday morning, Sims wrote on her Instagram Story that she'll "tell the whole story [of the proposal] one of these days." Kamaiu Johnson on His Improbable Rise to First PGA Tour Event: 'I'm Feeling Blessed' She added, "I was surprised. I knew it was coming, just not on that day at that exact moment." Sims and Koepka have been dating since 2017. In addition to her acting career, she is the founder of Pageant of Hope, which helps kids and teens who face serious challenges get the opportunity to shine and be celebrated for who they are through a day of pampering. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. Brooks Koepka and Jena Sims. Shaye Babb Photography/slimshayedy In a 2018 interview with Golf Digest, Sims said she loves "being able to support Brooks and watch him because he's so talented. It's so much fun to watch him." Tiger Woods Recreated Iconic Masters Golf Course at Home Since Event Was Postponed Due to COVID-19 "He'll say to me all the time: 'It must be so boring walking around in the crowd watching me play,' " Sims told the outlet. "And I'm like, no way. I actually really enjoy it. I grew up around golf; my dad is a huge golfer. So I really enjoy watching him and being around there. Everyone's so nice." Brooks Koepka and Jena Sims. Shaye Babb Photography/slimshayedy Additionally, she said she thinks "it's hilarious to be standing in the galleries watching Brooks and hearing what people say about him."