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Monday, 21 January 2008 01:22
Not so fast, Tiger!
From Stephen Govenlock’s point of view, it’s not just about being able to hit 300-yard drives and sink 45-foot snakes. It’s about hiring the right accountant, agent or caddy. It’s about how to get sponsorship in the early stages and how to become your own brand as your play improves.
Last Updated on Monday, 17 December 2007 23:11 Monday, 17 December 2007 06:23
No pictures, no swing tips and the notes at the end of the book look like they belong in a university essay, not a golf book.
Last Updated on Monday, 17 December 2007 06:56 Tuesday, 03 July 2007 04:28
The Way of The Shark
Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 October 2007 06:35 Wednesday, 20 June 2007 05:47
Chicken Soup For The Woman's Golf Soul
Another in the popular Chicken Soup for the Soul series, this book is ironically
penned by three male authors and only one female writer.
Last Updated on Monday, 17 December 2007 06:54 Thursday, 13 July 2006 05:37
As a player, he played in over 200 PGA Tour level events including eight U.S. Opens. His resume as a teaching pro includes stops at some of the most venerable courses in the U.S.: Merion, Westchester and Rockaway Hunt among them. He has been included on Golf Digest’s teaching panel, coached the UCLA Golf Team to a national championship (alumni include Corey Pavin, Steve Pate and Duffy Waldorf) and produced the acclaimed “Swing the Handle” golf book in 1973 and subsequent instructional videos. As the head professional at the Bel-Air Club in Los Angeles since 1962, he has rubbed shoulders with people as varied as Dean Martin to Hugh Grant to a 14-year old Tiger Woods.
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