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"Fore Play" is a weekly podcast by common golfers, for common golfers. Trent, Riggs and their wide variety of guests talk about everything golf like normal folks sitting at a bar watching coverage, venting about the game's difficulties, and weighing in on pro gossip. Your classic golf addicts, the "Fore Play" crew brings a young, unique voice to the rapidly-evolving game, discussing freely and openly everything golf. There's nothing like it.

"Fore Play" is a weekly podcast by common golfers, for common golfers. Trent, Riggs and their wide variety of guests talk about everything golf like normal folks sitting at a bar watching coverage, venting about the game's difficulties, and weighing in on pro gossip. Your classic golf addicts, the "Fore Play" crew brings a young, unique voice to the rapidly-evolving game, discussing freely and openly everything golf. There's nothing like it.
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"Fore Play" is a weekly podcast by common golfers, for common golfers. Trent, Riggs and their wide variety of guests talk about everything golf like normal folks sitting at a bar watching coverage, venting about the game's difficulties, and weighing in on pro gossip. Your classic golf addicts, the "Fore Play" crew brings a young, unique voice to the rapidly-evolving game, discussing freely and openly everything golf. There's nothing like it.

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English


Episodes

Bryson DeChambeau Unfiltered

11/13/2018
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Bryson DeChambeau joins the podcast for a full interview... and he does not back down. In the most iconic moment in Fore Play history, Bryson murders Frankie. We ask him about his scientific approach, the single length irons, spritzing his balls, putting with the flagstick in, dealing with the haters, the Ryder Cup fallout, and MUCH more. This is a Fore Play to be remembered.

Duration:01:51:36

A House Divided: The Bryson DeChambeau Effect

11/6/2018
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No golfer is more polarizing to the Fore Play boys than Bryson DeChambeau. In the last week alone, the 25-year-old has said he'll putt with the flagstick in in 2019 (depending on the coefficient of restitution), said there's three quarters in hockey, detailed how he's "neurologically comfortable" on the course, and won his 5th PGA Tour event. Our house has never been more divided. We also talk Lucas Glover's unfortunate finish, Rickie taking ricochet shots, golf dreams and much more. Let's...

Duration:01:40:20

Would you pay 20 bucks to watch Tiger Woods sleep?

10/30/2018
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Riggs played a round with Brandel Chamblee this weekend and we're back to discuss that, “The Match,” and much more. We try to figure out what we wouldn't pay $20 to watch Tiger Woods do (spoiler: very little). We also have an update on the logistics of range balls for the pros at tournaments. In FTG, we break down what to wear to an indoor golf simulator, the best course keepsakes, why Frankie pronounces things like an asshole, and adopt a new rule called the "Gallery Rule.”

Duration:01:20:15

WARNING: The Frankie Butter Knives may be a contagious disease spreading via this podcast. Listen with caution.

10/23/2018
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The listeners are crying out in droves — the Frankie Butter Knives appears to be a contagious disease infecting people everywhere. It's a dangerous time to be alive so we are warning all fans: listen with extreme caution. In Headlines, we discuss Johnny Miller retiring, Danielle Kang winning a dick trophy in Shanghai, Brooks ascending to world no. 1, and Tiger being all giddy over his machine golf ball putt. In From The Gallery, we debate how cold is too cold for golf, discuss good money...

Duration:01:21:35

Who wins in a crazy off, Justine Reed or Krista Glover?

10/16/2018
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Who's crazier, Justine Reed or Krista Glover? How do you handle cart path only? Did Frankie infect a listener with the "Frankie Butter Knives"? What's your recurring golf dream? The boys are back in town and we've got a ton of listener-submitted From The Galleries to get through. In Headlines, we got Johnny Miller retiring, DJ and Brooks making the most cringey video ever, and we debate if the Tiger v Phil match will suck or be awesome. Warning: You will laugh during this show.

Duration:01:09:30

After the final Ryder Cup

10/9/2018
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Still reeling from our Greg Norman interview and inspired by the Ryder Cup drama, we're back and firing on all cylinders. We're back to digest and react to all the past week's Ryder Cup fallout. Did DJ and Brooks fight each other? Was Paulina involved? Does Spieth hate Reed? Does Reed's wife run his show? Was Jim Furyk disingenuous in his Golf Channel interview? Does Furyk just not have a brain? Is Tiger even more back now that he sucks at the Ryder Cup again? Lots of hot action. Lots to...

Duration:01:19:36

The Great White Shark Himself, Greg Norman

10/4/2018
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Legend Greg Norman joins us in studio, and he's even more impressive in person. The Shark tells riveting stories and chops it up like he's simply one of the boys. If he could have one shot to do over again, which would it be? Does he have the best logo in the world? What's the most nervous he's ever been? Is there anything he wished he didn't say? What's his single favorite golf shot to hit? What happened to President Clinton's leg at Norman's house in 1997? What's the most outrageous thing...

Duration:01:07:29

Ryder Cup Reactions (sad and angry), U.S. Team In Turmoil

10/2/2018
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Frankie and Trent are joined by Riggs from Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris as the crew breaks down the brutally disappointing Ryder Cup for the USA. Speaking of USA, the American team is in turmoil: Reed's wife cutting loose on Twitter and Reed going off on Spieth/Furyk to The NY Times. Riggsy also details what it was like being boots on the ground at Le Golf National.

Duration:01:03:13

Riggs Calls In From the Ryder Cup in Paris

9/28/2018
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Riggs calls in from Paris to talk all things Ryder Cup with Frankie and Trent. The guys talk pairings, how to behave in France, media center accommodations across the pond, European fans, Phil/Tiger and a whole lot more.

Duration:01:34:13

"TIGER WOODS WINS" with Tiger's buddy and analyst Notah Begay

9/24/2018
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Tiger wins the Tour Championship. We react to Tiger's first win in five years and welcome Tiger's close friend and NBC/Golf Channel analyst Notah Begay to the show. Notah spoke with Tiger at his hotel before the final round and recounts the lows and highs over his road back to the winning circle. Did you cry? We cried, and we're here to talk about it. The next Tiger era is officially off and running.

Duration:01:30:26

"Wait, starting at 10-under? So the TOUR Championship is changing into a full on clown show!?"

9/20/2018
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The PGA Tour dropped a bombshell this week and our crew is intensely divided on it. Frankie and Trent, anti-the clown show that will now be the starting at 10-under par TOUR Championship. Riggs loves it. What else could we be divided on? Bryson DeChambeau. He's spritzing his golf balls to simulate morning dew. Love it or hate it? Tons of news. Tons of From The Galleries. Tons of Ryder Cup excitement. Come talk some golf with us.

Duration:01:15:39

"Oh yeah, I met Joe LaCava at the bar last week"

9/18/2018
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Riggs details meeting Tiger's caddie Joe LaCava last week. In From The Gallery, we answer listeners' pressing questions and concerns. Who is the most bland, cookie cutter guy on the PGA Tour? Would you take Tiger winning the Tour Championship if it meant the USA would lose the Ryder Cup? A story about "that guy" who never takes his turn putting the flagstick back in. Is it a "greaser" move to bring your own beers to play at your own country club? We also preview the Tour Championship and...

Duration:01:13:53

“What winning means” with 2018 BMW Champion, Keegan Bradley

9/13/2018
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The people's golfer 2.0 joins the show just 2 days after taking down the BMW Championship in a playoff over Justin Rose. We breakdown what the highs and lows have been over the past 6 years, texts from Phil Mickelson, playing golf with Tom Brady and Michael Jordan, the Tiger effect, and relive the details ofMonday's emotional win. We also discuss headlines and announce the launch of a HUGE new Titleist sweepstakes for our listeners. It's go time.

Duration:01:03:52

"Tiger told me, 'I wanted to kill you,'" with Author John Feinstein

9/11/2018
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John Feinstein was considered enemy number one to the Tiger Woods camp in the early days of Tiger's career, and he joins the show to describe his 4-hour dinner with Tiger and how it came to be via an unexpected encounter on the practice green at Augusta. John recently published a new novel called The Prodigy, which details the struggles of a teenage golfer deciding whether or not to turn pro as he contends at the Masters. Outside of the interview, we breakdown People's Golfer 2.0 Keegan...

Duration:01:42:27

“This is the best Ryder Cup team ever assembled, and Tiger Woods will win again” with Brandel Chamblee

9/6/2018
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Our old pal and recurring guest Brandel Chamblee joins the show for the first time since January. Golf's top analyst details what his “time off” looks like (ie: how meticulously he prepares for Ryder Cup coverage). Brandel then dissects the course, the teams, the pairings, and the players. Frankie (tries to) grill him on his Tiger takes; Brandel's wife Bailey makes her first cameo; we get the Cabot hole-in-one story that ruined Eamon Lynch's week; Frankie freaks out when Brandel refers to...

Duration:01:42:28

"And Tiger shook my hand and said, "Looking forward to it, Kipper,'" with caddie Kip Henley

8/30/2018
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Nobody's got better golf stories than the caddies, and Austin Cooke's colorful looper Kip Henley joins the show to detail his experience caddying next to Tiger at the Northern Trust this past Sunday. Kip's gone to war for Tiger on Twitter over the past few weeks, and he's got a lot of good tales to tell about our guy. Also, the Fore Play crew was up in Massachusetts this week with Titleist getting custom fit for clubs and touring Ball Plant III, where much of the world's ProV1s are made. We...

Duration:01:28:45

“Don’t you dare drag Bryson into this, Frankie.”

8/28/2018
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The Whitney match is heating up after Whit decided to weaponize Spittin' Chiclets listeners. In headlines, we battle over the likability of Bryson DeChambeau following his dominate win at the Northern Trust, and we breakdown the Ryder Cup picks. Also discussed: our guy Kip Henley played with Tiger on Saturday; Nick Faldo put his glasses on upside down; the TOUR is considering having the FedEx Cup leader start the Tour Championship at 10-under par; Tiger's making headlines with his non-answer...

Duration:01:25:56

A Boondoggle Boy Convention with the OG Matt Ginella

8/23/2018
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The boondoggle OG himself, Matt Ginella, joins us to deliver crucial insight on all those questions you have about where to book buddies trips, how to do it, and why to do it. Matt's got great stories and unmatched experience. He's been EVERYWHERE. Frankie Butter Knives also joins the crew on the phone from Saratoga as we weigh in on the Phil/Tiger twitter beef forming for their upcoming match. Finally, we lay out what we expect, like, and don't like about the FedEx Cup playoffs.

Duration:01:34:16

"This match will be the most important event of my entire life."

8/21/2018
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The guys dissect all that transpired last week and over the weekend between Fore Play and Ryan Whitney. A match the likes of which the golf world has never seen is materializing before our very eyes. It's Riggs vs Ryan Whitney 2018 with Frankie Borrelli on the Fore Play bag and BizNasty on the Spittin' Chiclets bag. The details are still being ironed out, but there's plenty of fodder to talk about. We also discuss a golfer biting off another golfer's finger, the upcoming FedEx Cup Playoffs,...

Duration:01:16:16

“Google me, you broom” with Ryan Whitney & Barstool Big Cat

8/16/2018
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Everybody's favorite muppet man Ryan Whitney hops on to defend his opinion that he'd take 10 albatrosses over 1 hole in one. He also, in a rare show of vulnerability, reveals that Frankie hurt him with his chirp about Whit's Bowen Cup loss. Also, in what is BY FAR the most heated, intense, and honestly uncomfortable exchange in Fore Play history, Big Cat sits down to discuss his Tiger trolling, to deliver a statement, and to negotiate how we're all going to move forward together in a...

Duration:00:56:42