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Get a Grip with Max Homa & Shane Bacon

Hosted by broadcaster Shane Bacon and PGA Tour pro Max Homa, Get a Grip is a golf-centric podcast making light of a rather stuffy sport with legitimate insight into the game. It’s essentially the public golf course of podcasts. The show will offer a look into the PGA Tour from a guy between the ropes week in and week out and have some fun at both his peers and golf fans’ expenses.

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Hosted by broadcaster Shane Bacon and PGA Tour pro Max Homa, Get a Grip is a golf-centric podcast making light of a rather stuffy sport with legitimate insight into the game. It’s essentially the public golf course of podcasts. The show will offer a look into the PGA Tour from a guy between the ropes week in and week out and have some fun at both his peers and golf fans’ expenses.

Episode 55: MAX WINS AT RIVIERA!

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On episode fifty-five of Get a Grip, Shane and Max talk about Max's 2nd PGA TOUR victory, the Genesis Invitational, at Riviera Country Club. Shane asks Max about his best shots of the tournament, his putt on 18 and his mentality afterwards, his chip next to the tree on the 1st playoff hole, and his iron shot into the 2nd playoff hole. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Feb 22 2021

1hr 48mins

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Episode 54: Hairless platypus

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On episode fifty-four of Get a Grip, Shane opens up asking Max about his play at the Waste Management Phoenix Open and his T-7 at Pebble Beach! Then the guys dive into Jordan Spieth's recent resurgence and what makes him so fascinating to watch. The guys wrap up talking about the way golf courses were designed to be played and then share their flights. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Feb 17 2021

1hr 35mins

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Episode 53: At Homa this week

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On episode fifty-three of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up addressing the situation at Torrey Pines surrounding Patrick Reed and the embedded ball. Then the guys get into Max's top-20 performance in the Farmers Insurance Open and the social media outrage that comes with 'lift, clean and place'. Shane and Max finish up sharing flights and then preview the upcoming week at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Feb 02 2021

1hr 23mins

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Episode 52: Roller Coaster

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On episode fifty-two of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up sharing their Feel Good Friday and discussing who's had the best career: LeBron James, Tom Brady or Tiger Woods. Then the guys do a deep dive into Max's week in the American Express after being in the final group! The guys finish up talking about the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, sharing more flights and discussing the Packers decision to kick a field goal on fourth down with just a few minutes remaining. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Jan 26 2021

1hr 28mins

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Episode 51: We Back

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On episode fifty-one of Get a Grip, Shane opens up talking about golfing in Connecticut and Max opens up talking about his preparation for the American Express. Then the guys weigh in on Tiger's injury, Chris Kirk's big-time finish in the Sony Open, Kevin Kisner's questionable comments and Kevin Na's win. Shane also asks listener questions to Max about best restaurants on the road, the shanks, his favorite all-time Dodger player and the guys finish with flights and book club talk. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Jan 20 2021

1hr 11mins

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Episode 50: Mahalo for listening

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On episode fifty of Get a Grip, Max opens up talking about a walk-off double-eagle and Shane talks about the first week of his new show on Golf Channel! Then the guys dive into distance and statistical advantages players look for on the PGA TOUR, "great" golfers, and flights which includes a SUNGJAE challenge! Steak walk T-Shirts COMING SOON! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Jan 12 2021

1hr 17mins

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Episode 49: Watch Shane's show!

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On episode forty-nine of Get a Grip, Shane opens up talking with Max about the pros of living on the East coast and preparation for his new show on Golf Channel. Then Max dives into his work in the off-season, shares tournaments he's got an eye on in 2021 and reveals some huge news! Lastly, the guys finish up with flights! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Jan 04 2021

1hr 8mins

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Episode 48: Podcasting Golfers

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On episode forty-eight of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up talking about the scramble tournament they teamed up and played in! Then the guys talk about the PNC Championship, Tiger and Charlie Woods, the best moments from Max's 2020 PGA Tour season and lastly, they share flights! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Dec 22 2020

1hr 12mins

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Episode 47: Junior golfer Q & A

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On episode forty-seven of Get a Grip, Max opens up the podcast asking Shane about his move to Golf Channel! Next, the guys give their swing roast awards and then respond to junior golf questions which includes practice time, distance vs. accuracy, attitude improvement, recruiting tips and plenty more! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Dec 16 2020

1hr 52mins

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Episode 46: Throw the fastball

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On episode forty-six of Get a Grip, Shane opens up asking Max about his spectacular golf in the Mayakoba Golf Classic! Max talks about how it feels to be on his game and then Shane talks about his return to the golf course where he hit a 400-yd drive! The guys finish up discussing the greatest message they've received of all time and share flights! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Dec 07 2020

1hr 24mins

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Episode 45: Majorz Trivia

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On episode forty-five of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up sharing their thoughts about the Match 3 and Shane's continued experiences of seeing others get hole-in-one's. Then Shane quizzes Max on majorz trivia - major championship winners with the letter 'z" in their name - the guys talk about how golf keeps score compared to other sports, and lastly, they finish up with flights! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Nov 25 2020

1hr 12mins

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Episode 44: Masters week

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On episode forty-four of Get a Grip, Shane and Max immediately react to the 84th Masters at Augusta National! The guys share their thoughts about Dustin Johnson winning his 2nd career major championship and then Max talks about his experience playing in the Masters. Lastly, the guys touch on Rory McIlroy searching for the career grand slam and then they finish up with flights! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Nov 16 2020

1hr 16mins

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Episode 43: Masters!

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IT"S MASTERS WEEK!!! On episode forty-three of Get a Grip, Shane opens up asking Max about his first time playing at Augusta National. Max talks about his "pinch me" moments he had arriving at Augusta National and then takes us through things he saw in his practice round. Then Shane brings back "true or boo", Max talks about the Houston Open, and lastly, the guys deliver flights which involves men and steak. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Nov 10 2020

1hr 31mins

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Episode 42: Introspective Island Time

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On episode forty-two of Get a Grip, Shane opens up asking Max about his week in Bermuda! Max analyzes his game, shares the experience of having a replacement caddy, and talks about his "grove of bushes" golf shot. The guys wrap up sharing flights and UNIVERSALLY liked things! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Nov 03 2020

1hr 25mins

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Episode 41: Sorry producer, Tim

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On episode forty-one of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up talking about Max's caddie for the week, named Malcom, for the Bermuda Championship. Then the guys discuss the Lucas Glover plaque, Shane delivers some fun facts and Max dives into the intense COVID-19 testing in Bermuda. Lastly, Max gives an update about where his golf game is, the guys discuss slow play and deliver flights! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Oct 28 2020

1hr 8mins

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Episode 40: Where is Bermuda?

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On episode forty of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up discussing how they proposed and Max's bet with J.T. Poston. Then, the guys talk about the Dodgers playing in the World Series, celebrations gone wrong, and Max's prep for Bermuda..... wherever that is. Shane and Max finish up describing the caddy's role and sharing qualities of a good caddy. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23.

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Oct 22 2020

1hr 16mins

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Episode 39: Hoodie season

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On episode thirty-nine of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up with creative ideas on how Augusta National can virtually add patrons. Then, the guys get into the Lakers winning the title, the atmosphere at events without fans, golf fashion and traditions, and Max's problem-solving drive. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23

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Oct 15 2020

1hr 36mins

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Episode 38: Dancing in the streets

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On episode thirty-eight of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up talking about the Lakers being up 3-1 and LeBron James' legacy! Then the guys get into Max's caddie, Joe, qualifying for the USGA four ball, Shane's golf trip to Erin Hills, their best Halloween costumes, Max's event in Vegas, and lastly, a new flight.....Shane and Max's life hack of the week! Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23

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Oct 07 2020

1hr 14mins

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Episode 37: 1% Better

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On episode thirty-seven of Get a Grip, Shane and Max talk about the process of going from junior golf, to college golf and then to professional golf. Max talks about his mindset as a collegiate golfer and then shares stories about his first career events on the PGA TOUR. Shane talked about playing in UGA events and lastly, the guys share advice to younger golfers looking to find success. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23

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Oct 02 2020

1hr 45mins

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Episode 36: True or Boo

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On episode thirty-six of Get a Grip, Shane and Max open up talking about the setup and difficulty of Winged Foot and how the importance of hitting fairways has changed. The guys also get into the way Bryson DeChambeau and technology have changed golf, how golf courses can defend against bomb and gouge, and lastly, the worst thing heard all week.....the sizzler going bankrupt. Follow the guys on Twitter @ShaneBacon and @MaxHoma23!

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Sep 22 2020

1hr 25mins

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By Pheasant Marsh - May 14 2020
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Enjoy the banter and topics- both golf and non- golf related!

Only podcast I listen to weekly.

By tyrone3412 - May 12 2020
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Great insight, let’s get the 2019 Wells Fargo on YouTube!