In 2016, Olafia’s Rookie year on the LET, Olafia played in 7 events and posted a season-best T26th at the Fatima Bint Ladies Open in Abu Dhabi.
In 2015, Olafia finished 14th on the LETAS Order of Merit earning herself an exemption to final stage at the Lalla Aicha Ladies European Tour School. Olafia finished T25 at the Lalla Aicha Tour School Qualifying Final and earned her Ladies European Tour card for the 2016 season.
Olafia made 12 out of 15 cuts during the season. Olafia’s best finish at a tournament was 5th place at the ASGI Ladies Open with rounds of 70, 66 and 75. Her lowest round of the season was in the same tournament a superb 66, six under par which included two eagles.
Olafia had a successful amateur career before turning professional in September 2014. She was the Icelandic Champion in 2011 and 2014 and won the Icelandic golfer of the year in 2014. Olafia finished T13 at the 2014 Open Generali de Strasbourg, her first appearance as a professional.