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Game Changers is a celebration of leaders, innovators, and important voices in golf that are doing all they can to make golf a game for a lifetime; not just for today's avid participants, but for future generations as well.

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Game Changers is a celebration of leaders, innovators, and important voices in golf that are doing all they can to make golf a game for a lifetime; not just for today's avid participants, but for future generations as well.

    Steve Scott, PGA - Why Sportsmanship and Integrity Matter

    Steve Scott, PGA - Why Sportsmanship and Integrity Matter

    Steve Scott has had a storied golf career, but no matter what he accomplishes (including being the No. 1 ranked amateur in the world), he may never have a bigger impact when he made a small gesture that had huge implications. Steve simply made sure Tiger Woods didn't receive a penalty during their famous showdown at the U.S. Amateur. It was a remark that changed golf history. But he didn't do it to become famous or to help his chances to win - he did it because it was the right thing to do. 

    • 26 min
    Mike Nichols - Symetra Tour

    Mike Nichols - Symetra Tour

    Mike Nichols, the Chief Business Officer of LPGA Qualifying Tours, has seen hundreds of the most talented players in the world as they chased their dreams of playing professional golf. What has he learned from observing them and what can he share with young players who aspire to play on golf's biggest stages? 

    • 48 min
    Donnie Solesbee - Proud father and advocate for adoption

    Donnie Solesbee - Proud father and advocate for adoption

    Donnie Solesbee was looking for an activity close to the house to introduce his soon-to-be-daughter to other family members. They chose golf. What has happened since has changed the trajectory of their lives as well as hundreds of others who have been following their journey, and golf has continued to play a major part in their lives. How has it impacted them and what can we all learn from their story? 

    • 31 min
    Beth Ann Nichols - Journalist and Grow the Game Advocate

    Beth Ann Nichols - Journalist and Grow the Game Advocate

    Beth Ann Nichols has been one of the most respected voices in golf, especially women's golf, for nearly two decades. A recent feature she wrote on the benefits of allowing players at all levels more opportunities to score, while playing appropriate yardages for their distances, really struck a chord with players at all levels. She joined our podcast to discuss the feedback on the article, her career in golf, and her outlook for the game. 

    • 36 min
    Dan Van Horn - What 2020 means for the world of golf

    Dan Van Horn - What 2020 means for the world of golf

    In a year full of incredible challenges and unprecedented demand, golf is at a crossroads. The question is, are we smart and intentional about truly growing the game, or are we too focused on each day’s bottom line? Dan Van Horn, the president and founder of U.S. Kids Golf, joins “Game Changers” to talk about the year it's been, and how golf has to learn from it to prepare for the future.

    • 34 min
    Nicole Weller - Top Youth Golf Coach

    Nicole Weller - Top Youth Golf Coach

    Nicole Weller has, in her own way, changed the world of kids golf. But her ambitions for what can be done continue to grow. So this highly awarded kids golf coach has joined the world's leading kids golf organization to really make a significant impact on kids and families around the world. What is now possible and what will that mean for golf? Nicole shares her thoughts on this episode of "Game Changers."

    • 38 min

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