24 episodes

Longtime sportswriter Alan Shipnuck wrote the first big feature on Christina Kim, in 2004, chronicling a precocious player and old soul brimming with counter-intuitive ideas. They have been friends ever since and now bring their long history and quirky chemistry to the podcast game. Separately, they have traveled the world playing golf and engaging with fans. Now, listeners will get their no-hold-barred thoughts about golf and life, often featuring eclectic guests from throughout the golf world.

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    • 4.7 • 27 Ratings

Longtime sportswriter Alan Shipnuck wrote the first big feature on Christina Kim, in 2004, chronicling a precocious player and old soul brimming with counter-intuitive ideas. They have been friends ever since and now bring their long history and quirky chemistry to the podcast game. Separately, they have traveled the world playing golf and engaging with fans. Now, listeners will get their no-hold-barred thoughts about golf and life, often featuring eclectic guests from throughout the golf world.

    A Bandon Pilgrimage

    A Bandon Pilgrimage

    Christina and Alan go deep on Bandon Dunes after she makes her first visit there. They also go delve into the many storylines around the upcoming Ryder Cup. 
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    Christina Kim
    Alan Shipnuck
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    Talking Shop

    Talking Shop

    Christina and Alan drill down on the Solheim Cup, trying to understand the U.S.‘s struggles…and what that might mean for the Americans at the Ryder Cup. They also have a lively debate as to whom should be the PGA Tour player of the year. Christina’s recent sojourn to scout out upcoming LPGA venues amidst a hurricane is relived in harrowing detail. 
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    Christina Kim
    Alan Shipnuck
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    • 1 hr
    Cup Runneth Over

    Cup Runneth Over

    Christina and Alan go deep on a variety of Cups: Ryder, FedEx, Solheim and Curtis. They also open a vein about Bryson DeChambeau and his latest antics. 

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    Christina Kim
    Alan Shipnuck
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    The Unkindest Cut

    The Unkindest Cut

    Christina calls in for a final time from overseas to discuss her wrenching missed cut at Carnoustie. Alan expresses misgivings about the champion golfer of the year, Anna Nordqvist, over her support of Golf Saudi. And they riff on shanks and other assorted horrors.
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    Christina Kim
    Alan Shipnuck
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    • 46 min
    Hogan’s Ally

    Hogan’s Ally

    After a last minute exemption into the Women’s Open Championship, Christina calls in from Carnoustie, where she is entranced by the celebrated links. Alan leads a spirited discussion about the competitors playing down the wrong fairways at the U.S. Amateur. And both hail Ryann O’Toole’s breakthrough win at the Women’s Scottish Amateur.  
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    Christina Kim
    Alan Shipnuck
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    • 49 min
    Innocents Abroad

    Innocents Abroad

    Christina calls in from the Kingdom of Fife, where she is continuing her love affair with links golf and preparing for the Scottish Women’s Open. This gets Alan ruminating on the golf and cultural differences between Scotland and Ireland. They also discuss Nelly Korda’s golden performance in Tokyo and what her starpower means for women’s golf. 

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    Christina Kim
    Alan Shipnuck
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    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Badgerbreeze ,

Excellent

True to form these two give it to you straight. Wonderful listen!

Mowine4me ,

Honest and fun

Informative, relaxed, and tons of fun. Well worth the listen.

Tallpants ,

Golf Geek Approved

Like having drinks w/ your best friend who has been on the tour for 19 years bring her friend who is an award winning golf writer. Can’t wait to see how this evolves. Loved every episode. Any way to ask a question to be answered on a future show?

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