Rank #1: Top Instructors Tim Cusick, Mike Landry, & Jack Diehl Plus Any Lano II Join Me..
Jul 03 2019
Rank #2: Cindy Miller, Andy Bell, & Jack Curry Join Me on Next on the Tee
Dec 12 2018
Rank #3: PGA Tour Pros Donnie Hammond & Olin Browne + 1988 US Amateur Champ Eric Meeks
Donnie shared his thoughts on the golf ball controversy and if it makes sense to have one ball for Tour players and a different ball for the rest of us. He also shared memories from his times playing in the 1986 Masters and how a putt putt course near his house helped prepare him for putting on those greens. Donnie also gave us a tip for how to improve your chipping.
Olin Browne talked about his season so far on the Champions Tour, memories from his times playing in The Masters, his 40 foot chip in to defeat Larry Mize at the 1998 Hartford Open plus memories from his victory at the 2011 US Senior Open.
Eric Meeks shared his memories of playing his college golf at the University of Arizona, what it was like being a part of the 1989 US Walker Cup team with Phil Mickelson, his experience playing in the 1989 Masters, his conversation with Byron Nelson and Sam Snead and more recently playing in the 2016 US Senior Open Championship at Scioto Country Club.
Mar 21 2018
Rank #4: PGA Master Professional Tim Cusick & Golf Pride's Charlie Fisher Join Me
Apr 25 2018
Rank #5: Talking Greatest Players With Ben Wright, Gary Player, & Paul Stankowski
Paul Stankowski talks about when he was able to stop worrying about shanking a drive into the crowd, what it was like playing a skins game with Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus, and Tom Watson. We also talked about the PGA Tour wrap around season and looking ahead to his time on the PGA Tour Champions.
Gary Player shared his thoughts on who the great players off all-time are, the importance of longevity, why he switched to PXG, how much better Augusta National is now vs. when he started playing there, and how much we have to reign the golf ball in for Tour players.
Oct 16 2019
Rank #6: Charlie Fisher, Tim Simpson, & Tom Patri Join Me on Next on the Tee
Feb 27 2019
Rank #7: Actor Mitchell Laurance, TaylorMade CEO David Abeles & PGA Pro Jason Hase
Mitch shared stories from his recent ventures to Cabot Cliffs in Nova Scotia and the Streamsong resort outside of Orlando. We also talked their milestone 100th episode of Talking Golf Getaways, and his hickory shafted set of clubs endorsed by MacDonald Smith, one of the best players of the 1920's and perhaps the greatest player to never win a major.
TaylorMade Golf CEO David Abeles talks Twist Face technology, traditional iron sets vs. replacing the 4-6 irons with hybrids, the technology behind the Spider putter, and the difference between their TP5, TP5X and Project (a) golfballs.
PGA Professional Jason Hase talked about how to keep junior players excited about the game plus shared some tips for how to play better in windy conditions.
May 23 2018
Rank #8: Top Instructors Debbie O'Connell & Tom Patri + PGA Tour SuperStore's Matt Corey
We'll hear about the state of the LPGA plus get some playing lessons from Debbie O'Connell. We'll get an update on all the great things going on at the PGA Tour SuperStore and why they're growing and adding more stores in a time when most retailers and closing down theirs.Top 100 Instructor Tom Patri will be going back to where it all started for him, Shinnecock Hills, to help out by running the practice facility during the US Open. We'll get a report on how the course is looking plus who Tom thinks will fare well there.
Jun 06 2018
Rank #9: Larry Rinker, Scott White, and Mitch Laurance Join Me...
Dec 11 2019
Rank #10: 2011 US Senior Open Champ Olin Browne, Terry Koehler, & John Mascari Join Me
We talk about some of the new rules including reaction to the penalties being assessed for caddies lining up their players on the greens. We also talk about putting with the flagstick in, Olin's goals for this season on the PGA Tour Champions, how to know which wedge design is right for your game, what you can do to practice when it's cold or raining outside, and so much more on this edition of Next on the Tee.
Feb 06 2019
Rank #11: Symetra Tour Pro Natalie Sheary & Top 100 Instructor Eric Johnson Join Me...
Apr 17 2019
Rank #12: Kevin Roman, Alison Curdt, and Scott Felix Join Me on Next on the Tee
Kevin Roman shares his insights into the set up and playing conditions at Pebble Beach as we look ahead to the US Open. He also talks about what it will take to win there and the type of player the conditions will favor. Kevin also talks about the two Top 100 courses they have at Monterey Peninsula Country Club and shares some playing lessons for how to deal with windy playing conditions.
Dr. Alison Curdt talks about this year's Women's Golf Day event and the challenges she's had to overcome as a female during the course of her golf career. Alison shared her experience of not only playing in but also making the cut last year in the Men's PGA Professional Championship. We also got a couple of playing lessons for how to hit better pitch shots and shots out of a fairway bunker.
Scott Felix took us through why it's even more important for high handicap players to get fit for their clubs than it is for Tour Pros. He explained the importance of finding the right shaft for your swing speed, the steps he goes through to determine the right clubs for each of his customers, the importance of grip size and how to get fit for the right putter as well.
Jun 05 2019
Rank #13: TaylorMade's Todd Beach, Top Fitter Scott Felix, & Top Instructor Brian Jacobs
Todd Beach takes us through their new innovations for 2020 including the technology behind their new SiM family of woods and irons, plus their new wedge designs and enhancements on their Spider Putter and golf balls.
Scott Felix helps us understand how to adjust our drivers, how a shorter shaft can actually lead to better drives, what smash factor means, and how important it is to get fit for your putter.
Brian Jacobs weighs in on the technology issue and teaches us how to take all of those good swings we had on the driving range and transition them to the course. He also shares tips for how to develop feel for 20, 30, and 40 yard chip shots plus 20, 30, and 40 foot putts.
Mar 11 2020
Rank #14: Lisa Longball, Dr. Bob Jones IV, and Tom Patri Join Me...
Sep 18 2019
Rank #15: Richard Zokol, Brian Jacobs, and Tom Patri Join Me...
Jan 30 2019
Rank #16: Stuck at Home III: Ben Wright, Matthew Laurance, Bill Abrams, & Keith Hirshland
Apr 08 2020
Rank #17: Legends Jane Geddes & Richard Zokol + Top Instructor Tom Patri Join Me...
Mar 18 2020
Rank #18: Bob Friend, Frank Nobilo, & Rob Strano Join Me...
Nov 06 2019
Rank #20: Perry French, Kraig Kann, Shane LeBaron, & Stan Utley Join Me...
Mar 04 2020