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4.16 Golf writer, John Huggan07/19/14
Golf writer, John Huggan reports from the 2014 Open Championship. In addition to discussing the spectacular play of Rory McIlroy, John provides wonderful insight on legendary instructor, Bob Torrance. Enjoy and thank you for the support.
4.15 Golf Course architect, Tripp Davis
Playing Engineers CC is like taking a walk through time and the course provokes such a historical response emotionally that few courses can compete. The original Herbert Strong design that was updated by renown architect, Devereux Emmethas hosted both...
4.14 Rob Corcoran PGA Poxabogue Golf Center
This week, teaching professional at Poxabogue Golf Center, Rob Corcoran discusses qualifying for the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla, how he plans to prepare for a course measuring 7,400 yards and his teaching philosophy. Enjoy and thank you for...
4.13 USGA President, Tom O’Toole
In this week’s episode, I break down the Men’s and Women’s U.S. Open Championships with the President of the Unites States Golf Association, Tom O’Toole. We discuss the presentation of the golf course, the genius of Mike Davis and much more. Enjoy and...
4.12 PGA Master Professional, Michael Hebron
Michael Hebron is not only the Director of Golf at Smithtown Landing County Club, he’s a PGA Master Teaching Professional as well as a member of the PGA Professional Hall of Fame. Around the same time Hebron was named Teacher of the Year, he decided...
4.11 Golf Writer, John Huggan
Though we were cut short by power outage, veteran golf writer, John Huggan and I were able to have a short and sweet conversation about the 2014 U.S. Open. Including in the discussion was a fascinating conversation comparing Rory McIlroy and Martin...
5.10 Golf Digest Senior Editor, Mike Stachura
Co-owner of Pete’s Golf Shop and I talked with Golf Digest Senior Editor, Mike Stachura. The topics covered this week were future trends in the golf industry, golf’s dirty word–bifurcation and the Golf Digest Hot List. Enjoy and thank you for the...
5.9 Senior Advisor, Zurich Insurance, Dick Kearns
This week, co-owner of Pete’s Golf Shop, Woody Lashen and I take a look behind the curtain of corporate sponsorship on the PGA TOUR in our interview with Dick Kearns. Dick is a Senior Advisor at Zurich Insurance and is also responsible for player...
4.8 A.W. Tillinghast expert, Phil Young
Long time friend of the program and A.W. Tillinghast, Phil Young joined the On Par program this morning. Well known for his extensive knowledge of Bethpage Black and exhaustive research on golf course architect, A.W. Tillingast. Phil is also the...
4.7 Golf Channel’s Gary Williams
This week the On Par program was honored to have Morning Drive host, Gary Williams on the program. Among the many things that were discussed was the grow golf initiatives and Golf Channel’s role in growing the game. Enjoy and thank you for your...
4.6 Southward Ho Country Club
Each Spring, there is a two-tournament right of passage for amateur golfers on Long Island. The first, is the Richardson Invitational held at the Seawane Club in Hewlett Harbor. Unfortunately, inclement weather has forced this year’s Richardson...
4.5 Golf Writer, John Huggan
This episode, co-host Woody Lashen and I spoke with John Huggan. John writes for Golf Digest, Golf Word and The Scotsman. Huggan is one of the best in the business and he’s opinions on the game of golf are always on point. We spoke about Donald...
4.4 Kirk Oguri
Kirk Oguri is theEquipment Specialist at Pete’s Golf and Asst. PGA Professional at the Greens of Half Hollow. Oguri is a wealth of knowledge on the equipment side of the game as well as when it comes to the golf swing itself. In this episode Kirk and...
4.3 LiGA President- Alan Finkelstein
The Long Island Golf Association continues to be the heart and soul of amateur golf on Long Island. This week, I spoke LIGA President, Alan Finkelstein. For more information about the LIGA and the Caddie Scholarship Fund, please visit...
4.2 Ron Sirak: 2014 Masters
This week, Golf Digest and Golf World’s, Ron Sirak joined the program to discuss the 2014 Masters. We covered a lot of ground as Ron put the impact of the Drive, Chip and Putt into perspective. As well as discussed the achievements and prospect of...
4.1 Woody Lashen- Pete’s Golf Shop
4-5-14 This week we kickoff season four with Co-Owner of Pete’s Golf Shop, Woody Lashen. We talked about what Woody learned at this year’s PGA Merchandise Show, the 2014 Masters and impact of having Paulina Gretzky on the cover of Golf Digest. [...]
3.22: Jean Bartholomew LPGA
3:21 2013 Walker Cup: Jim Holtgrieve and Phil Young
Holtgrieve and Young sounds more like a law firm than the last names of two significant contributors to the game of golf. Jim Holtgrieve, a three-time participant and two-time captain of the U.S. Walker Cup team, will lead this year’s team in the 2013...
3:20 Bethpage Black to host the 2019 PGA and the 2024 Ryder Cup
This morning, author and A.W. Tillinghast historian, Phil Young called into Sirius XM’s Teed Off with Brian Katrek. They discussed the recent news that Long Island’s pride and joy–Bethpage Black, will play host to the 2019 PGA Championship as well as...
3:19: Michael Hebron, PGA Master Professional at Smithtown Landing
In this episode, master teaching professional, Michael Hebron discusses his new book: “Modernizing Approaches to Learning.” [...]
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