Hear golf's greatest Legends, Players and the Top Instructors in the game sharing their stories, insights and playing lessons. Check out our site, www.nextonthetee.net, to stay up-to-date with our guest schedule and happenings with the show.
Evan Schiller, Brent Dornford, and Stu Sackowitz Join Me...
Brent Dornford takes us onto one of the top courses in the world Old Head Golf Links in Ireland, plus we hear about the great courses one of the best photographers on the planet, Evan Schiller has photgraphed around the world, and if you have back, hip, knee, or foot pain, you'll want to hear what Orthopedic Specialist Stu Sackowitz has to say.
Tom Patri, Tom Purtzer, Rob Strano, & Darren Pang Join Me...
Two of the Top Instructors in the game Tom Patri & Rob Strano will help improve your short game plus PGA Tour Legend Tom Purtzer talks about his playing career and how to develop rhythm and tempo, and former NHL Goalie turned Broadcaster and golf nut Darren Pang joins me.
Suzy Whaley, Cindy Miller, & Brandon Stooksbury Join Me...
Former PGA of America President Suzy Whaley plus 2010 LPGA National Teacher of the Year Cindy Miller, and Short Game Guru Brandon Stooksbury join me.
Cindy Miller shares her insights on how to score better, how to get over the psychological hump of trying to break 80, 90, or 100 for the first time, how not to play scared, and keeping your emotional cool on the course.
Suzy Whaley took us on a journey through her career in golf from playing her college golf at the University of North Carolina, winning 2 team titles at the Duke Invitational Championships on Duke soil, playing on the LPGA Tour, being the first woman in nearly 60 years (since Babe Didrickson-Zaharias) to qualify to play in a PGA Tour event at the Greater Hartford Open in 2003, and then being the first female President of the PGA of America.
Brandon Stooksbury is a short game guru and shared tips for hitting pitch shots closer, how to get out of a greenside bunker, and how to get clean contact in a fairway bunker or off a tight lie.
Tom Patri, Jane Geddes, & Terry Hashimoto Join Me...
We help you build your game and add power from the ground up this week on Next on the Tee with Top Instructor Tom Patri and the Co-Deisgner of BodiTrak Golf and Manitoba Golf Hall of Famer Terry Hashimoto. We also get updates on the LPGA Legends Tour from their Commission and 2 time LPGA Major Champion Jane Geddes.
Talking Masters with Tom Patri, Mitch Laurance, John Mascari, & John Patrick
This week I'm joined by Top Instructors Tom Patri & John Mascari, Talking Golf Getaways Host Mitch Laurance, the Host of The Augusta Golf Show John Patrick.
We recap The Masters, talk about the course and what aspects of it TV doesn't do justice to. Mitch Laurance takes us inside two historic golf courses near Augusta National, Palmetto Golf Club and Aiken Golf Club and their significance to the game in this country. Tom Patri and John Mascari share playing lessons for how to hit our scoring irons (7-8-9 irons) closer to the hole and why so many Pros are going to the claw grip with their putting strokes.
Olin Browne, Matthew Laurance, & Ben Wright Share Masters Memories & Insights
On this episode, hear stories and insights on The Masters and Augusta National from 2011 US Senior Open Champion Olin Browne, Backspin Golf Host Matthew Laurance, and Broadcast Legend Ben Wright.
Olin Browne takes us on the course and explains the wind tunnel on Amen Corner and what it's like trying to figure out which club to hit on the 12th tee. We also hear about how intimidating the tee shot is on 18.
Matthew Laurance talks about how the reality of being at Augusta National far exceeds regardless of how high your expectations are. We also talk about how nervous any of us would be if we got that invitation to play the course.
Ben Wright takes us behind the camera for what it was like preparing to broadcast the tournament. We hear about legendary Executive Producer Frank Chirkinian, how Clifford Roberts summoned Mr. Wright to Butler Cabin to audition to see if he would allow him to be a part of CBS's broadcast team. We also get his thoughts on the chances this year for Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood, and Jordan Spieth.