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    NLU Podcast, Episode 502: Justin Lower

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2021 69:25

    Justin Lower joins the NLU pod for the first time to chat about his winding path toward getting a PGA Tour card, what he's learned out on tour so far, what he learned after an excruciatingly close call in 2018, a devastating tragedy in 2005, and a ton more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 501: Brooks v Bryson Match Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2021 63:37

    The latest installment of The Match - Brooks v Bryson - has come and gone. We recap everything from the golf itself, the broadcast, the future of the event and why it does (or doesn't) work for the casual and hardcore fan. We also dive into the PGA Tour memo that was sent to players earlier this week and the Tour's response to the pending threat of competition from other leagues.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 500: Tony Jacklin

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 85:38

    Tony Jacklin joins to discuss playing in seven Ryder Cups before being tasked with transforming virtually everything about the event from the European side. He tells the story of The Concession, a hair-raising ride in Arnold Palmer's plane, Seve, and the challenges of trying to make it on the US Tour as a Brit. He also details heartbreak he experienced as his wife suddenly died at the age of 44, losing his fortune, differences with IMG, peers that rubbed him the wrong way, and so much more. Pick up a copy of Tony Jacklin's book "My Ryder Cup Journey" here:

    NLU Podcast, Episode 499: LPGA and Euro Tour Championship Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 93:02

    Jin Young Ko wins the LPGA Tour Championship while Collin Morikawa claims the European Tour championship and the Race to Dubai title. Meanwhile on the PGA Tour, Taylor Gooch wins at Sea Island for his first career victory. We recap all three tournaments, plus the Cat's potential return, the LPGA Tour player of the year process, Rory's wardrobe malfunction, some reaction to our midweek PGL interview pod and much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 498: Andy Gardiner from the PGL

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 154:32

    Andy Gardiner from the Premier Golf League (PGL) joins the podcast to discuss the format for the league, how the league's proposal has evolved in recent years, inconsistencies in the reports around the league, the issues that golf faces, and why the golf world could look a lot different with a bit of imagination. We discuss their desire to work directly with the PGA Tour, the confusion around their involvement with the Saudis, what PGA Tour players stand to gain from their proposal, and so much more. Thanks a ton to Andy for the time and transparency.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 497: Houston Recap + Lauren Coughlin

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 88:08

    Jason Kokrak wins at Memorial Park in Houston while Nelly Korda survives a four way playoff to win in Tampa as the LPGA season winds down. We break down both tournaments and then catch up with NLU Young Hitter Lauren Coughlin who secured her LPGA tour card for next season with a t-16 finish this week. Then we react to the news from the week in golf and a few listener requested topics as well.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 496: Justin Thomas

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2021 66:15

    He's back! Justin Thomas joins the pod to recap his 2021 season including his win at the Players and his experiences on the US Ryder Cup team. We also discuss his struggles on and off the course during the year, his recent visits with Tiger, and much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 495: Lee Janzen

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 51:09

    We sat down with Lee Janzen a few weeks ago when he was in Jacksonville for the Furyk and Friends PGA Tour Champions Event. Since we recorded with Lee he won his second Champions Tour event at the SAS Championship. We discuss his PGA Tour career, highlighted by a pair of US Open victories, as well as his experiences as a rookie on tour, what separates golfers in major championships, the Ryder Cup, playing at Isleworth with Tiger, and much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 494: Mike DeVries

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2021 78:29

    Golf course architect, and Michigan native, Mike DeVries joins Soly to discuss his courses featured on the current season of Tourist Sauce as well as his background in the golf course architecture business, his work both domestically and around the world, his design influences and philosophies, and much more. Catch Tourist Sauce: Michigan with new episodes premiering on the NLU YouTube channel Wednesday nights at 9p ET.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 493: SGL/PGL Developments

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 125:24

    There were some developments this past week, as Greg Norman was announced as the commissioner of the new event series. We chat through everything we know, everything we've heard behind the scenes, the pros and cons, developments at the PGL, and a ton more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 492: Jon Rahm

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2021 61:18

    World number one Jon Rahm joins the pod to talk about a crazy 2020-21 season. From contending at the Masters, to winning his first major at the 2021 US Open, testing positive for COVID while leading the Memorial, competing in the Ryder Cup and, of course, the new perspective he gained from becoming a father. Really enjoyed this chat with Jon - thanks to him for spending some time with us!

    NLU Podcast, Episode 491: Zozo Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2021 76:51

    The home game models were, once again, off the charts as Hideki wins on home soil at the Zozo Championship. Neil, DJ and Tron break down the action from Japan plus Jin Young Ko's win at the LPGA BMW Ladies Championship, the latest rumors on the PGL/SGL, and a cameo from Soly who phones in from Austin after attending the F1 US Grand Prix.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 490: Michigan Trip Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 211:55

    With Season 7 of Tourist Sauce set to air on our YouTube channel this Wednesday, October 20, we spend 3+ hours recapping our trip through Michigan. We chat about the trip coming together, and each course that we played, including: Detroit Golf Club, Rackham, University of Michigan, Pilgrim's Run, Diamond Springs, The Mines, Forest Dunes, The Loop, Kingsley, Belvedere, Bay Harbor, Boyne Highlands (Hills), Wawashkamo, and Greywalls. Enjoy!

    NLU Podcast, Episode 489: CJ Cup Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 73:50

    Rory wins his 20th career PGA Tour event in a birdie fest at the CJ Cup in Las Vegas. We recap his performance, give our reactions to Rickie's return to contention, the golf course, the TV coverage issues and a ton more. Plus, we examine Phil's rants against the USGA's new equipment rule and answer some of your questions.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 488: Dr. Bob Rotella

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 63:13

    Dr. Bob Rotella joins us to chat about his work with professional golfers, how we can all quiet our minds on the golf course, the yips, why golf is best played from your unconscious mind, working with athletes in other sports, the power of a strong mind, and so much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 487: Max Homa recaps the Shriners

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 94:47

    Max Homa joins us to (belatedly) celebrate his win at the Fortinet Championship, share his thoughts on the winning process on the PGA Tour, Sungjae Im, Matthew Wolff, Jin Young Ko's win on the LPGA Tour, Phil on the PGA Tour Champions, as well as some listener questions.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 486: Padraig Harrington & Chris DiMarco

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 76:24

    We caught up with Padraig Harrington and Chris DiMarco ahead of the Constellation Furyk & Friends event in Jacksonville. Soly of course wears Padraig out on the Ryder Cup, clarifies a few things that have surfaced since the event concluded, talked about the future, how the US has copied the Europeans, the Tiger effect, and a lot more. And on the back half, Chris DiMarco joins to chat about his run in the mid-2000's, the 2005 Masters with Tiger, the 2004 PGA, injury struggles, the claw grip, and a lot more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 485: Sanderson Recap with Justin Hueber

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2021 87:43

    Sam Burns wins the Sanderson and we're joined by NLU Young Hitter Justin Hueber to break down the tournament and get an inside look at some of the rookies who could have an immediate impact on tour in the 2021-22 season. We also get Justin's take on Bryson's appearance at the world long drive championships and a ton more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 484: Scottie Scheffler and Kyle Porter recap the Ryder Cup

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 89:23

    Scottie Scheffler joins to chat about how he found out he made the Ryder Cup team, how his Bryson pairing came about, the team room dynamic, how the captains fostered a great team environment, and everything else from his first Ryder Cup. Then Kyle Porter from CBS joins to talk about our week walking the grounds at Whistling, his recent piece on, chatting with Rory, and everything else from our favorite event.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 483: Sunday Ryder Cup Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 121:11

    History is made as the US by a record margin of 19-9. We recap the Sunday matches, discuss Rory, the press conferences afterwards, who is going to be on these teams in the next event, grades for each player, and so much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 482: Saturday Ryder Cup Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 26, 2021 63:49

    History is made as the US takes an 11-5 lead into Sunday singles. We recap the Saturday action at Whistling Straits, go through everyone's week thus far, recap the pairings, go through tomorrow's matchups, and a lot more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 481: Friday Ryder Cup Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 25, 2021 69:32

    What a day! The US jumps out to their best start ever in the modern Ryder Cup, and we recap our day on the grounds. We break down each match, highlights of each session, preview tomorrow's matches, and the usual shenanigans.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 480: Thursday Ryder Cup Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2021 70:13

    We sum up our day at Whistling Straits, preview each match tomorrow, chat about Whistling's effect on the crowd, Poulter, some adjusted predictions, predict what we're gonna see in the afternoon, and a lot more. Kyle Porter crashes the party about halfway through, Soly tells a JT story, and we're definitely ready for this thing to start.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 479: Wednesday Ryder Cup Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2021 82:23

    We're live from the RV at Whistling Straits with updates from on-site, pairings insights, Whistling Straits takes, an extensive DJ discussion, team golf, and so much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 478: Bones and Jamie Kennedy

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2021 81:50

    Before we get too deep into the breakdowns of Team USA and Team Europe, MAX HOMA WON AGAIN! Congrats to Max as we listen back to a great segment from his 2018 appearance on the pod shortly after he earned his way back to the PGA Tour. After that, Ryder Cup week is officially here and we call in Jim "Bones" Mackay and Jamie Kennedy for their thoughts on the upcoming matches at Whistling Straits.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 477: Ryder Cup Medley

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 196:32

    (Almost) every Ryder Cup story or perspective ever shared on our podcast, all in one place. 5+ years of accumulated content from the likes of Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Paul McGinley, Hunter Mahan, Paul Azinger, Bones, Webb Simpson, Sergio Garcia, Hal Sutton, Mark O'Meara, Curtis Strange, Lanny Wadkins, and more. Special thanks to our friends at BMW that have supported all of our Ryder Cup content. Next week can't get here soon enough!

    NLU Podcast, Episode 476: Ryder Cup Preview with Kyle Porter and KVV

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 111:28

    After Steve Stricker unveiled his six captain's picks we fired up the pod to record a Ryder Cup preview with two of our favorite guests: Kyle Porter of CBS and Kevin Van Valkenburg from ESPN. We break down who Captain Stricker chose to complete his team, who he left out of the squad, potential pairings for foursomes and fourballs, Team Europe, the setup at Whistling Straits, and some listener questions as well.NOTE: we recorded this episode mid-week before the European captain's picks were announced.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 475: Luke Donald

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 53:33

    Ahead of this week's BMW PGA Championship, Luke Donald joins the pod to discus the event, his ascension to becoming the top ranked player in the world, his style of game and his keys to achieving success on tour, plus a preview of his upcoming role as an assistant captain on the European Ryder Cup team.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 474: Solheim Cup Monday Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 67:52

    Team Europe wins the 2021 Solheim Cup at Inverness by a 15-13 margin. We recap the highlights of the singles matches, salute the victorious Europeans - particularly Leona Maguire's performance today, examine what went wrong for the US, and offer our biggest takeaways from the last three days. Plus some speculation on captain's picks for the upcoming Ryder Cup.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 473: Solheim Cup Day 2 / Tour Championship Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2021 103:54

    Team Europe holds a 9-7 lead over Team USA and we recap a spectacular Sunday of golf at Inverness and preview the lineups for Monday singles. Then it's on to Atlanta where Patrick Cantlay wins the Tour Championship over Jon Rahm, plus our reaction to NLU Young Hitter Justin Lower locking up his PGA tour card at the KFT finals and much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 472: Solheim Cup Recap, Day 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 5, 2021 44:42

    It was a thrilling Day 1 on the grounds at our first Solheim Cup. Soly, D.J. and Randy sit down (from the tunnel to the first tee) to talk through the controversy, the course, the players and more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 471: Solheim Cup Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2021 67:00

    The 17th edition of the Solheim Cup begins this weekend and we're joined by Jen Corcoran of Grueter Golf to preview the upcoming matches, explore the origins and recent history of the cup and look ahead to all the action from the Inverness Club in Toledo. A big thanks to Jen for coming on the pod!

    NLU Podcast, Episode 470: BMW Championship Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 81:53

    Patrick Cantlay beats Bryson in a six hole playoff in Baltimore to win the BMW Championship. Tron and Soly recap their week on the ground at Caves Valley, the energy around Bryson, Cantlay's stock after his third win on Tour this year, and a ton more. Plus a look ahead to the Tour Championship and the Solheim Cup and a special announcement about a new content partnership for NLU.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 469: Mike Whan

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2021 59:10

    USGA CEO Mike Whan joins to chat about his interview for the job, his role at the his USGA, how he views the USGA's role in the game, the distance debate, birfurcation, USGA venues, his management style, the future of women's majors, and a lot more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 468: Tony Finau wins the Northern Trust!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 85:45

    The day has come! Tony Finau wins the Northern Trust, and Soly is here to collect on some debts. We chat about his one shot victory, get a surprise guest appearance, and the rest of the group tries their best to downplay his win at every turn. We also discuss Anna Nordqvist's win at the AIG Women's Open, Madelene Sagstrom's runner up (with a guest appearance from Madelene calling in! (58:15) ), the Playing Through debacle, Carnoustie, and so much more from a wild week in golf.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 467: Harris English

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2021 58:45

    Harris English joins the pod to either confirm or deny that he is indeed flushing the ball, as well as detailing the final round of the WGC-FexEx St. Jude Classic, his bounceback in form in recent years, heckling at tour events, the differences between major championships and regular PGA Tour events, the Ryder Cup, and so much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 466: Wyndham Championship Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2021 92:13

    Kevin Kisner wins the Wyndham via a six man playoff in Greensboro to close down the PGA Tour regular season, James Piot claims the 121st US Amateur at Oakmont plus we'll break down the latest on potential Ryder Cup captain's picks, USGA future sites, OWGR formula adjustments and much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 465: Tom Whitney

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2021 63:02

    From nuclear missile operations to the Korn Ferry Tour, Tom Whitney joins us to chat about the (lengthy) 2020-2021 Korn Ferry season, how much it means to have Korn Ferry status locked up for next year, his unique military background, personal tragedy, and so much more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 464: FedEx St. Jude/Women's Olympic Golf Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2021 93:09

    This week's pod is a busy one: Abe Ancer's win in Memphis, Harris English's meltdown, Bryson, more Bryson comments, Nelly Korda's gold, what women's golf in the Olympics means, the new PGA TOUR schedule, and a ton more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 463: Peter Kostis on the evolution of modern golf

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2021 76:08

    He's back! Peter Kostis joins the pod for a wide-ranging discussion on the changes in the modern game including the economics on tour, equipment, course architecture, broadcast coverage and much more!

    NLU Podcast, Episode 462: Men's Olympic Golf Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2021 65:56

    We recap a wild weekend of Olympic Golf in Tokyo, discussing what this win means for Xander, Rory Sabbatini's wild route to a silver medal, C.T. Pan, South Korean military service, golf in the Olympics in general, Rory and JT's comments, format changes, and a lot more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 461: Mark Broadie

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2021 59:14

    Mark Broadie joins us to discuss the origins of his groundbreaking work in golf analytics research and the evolution of the strokes gained metrics. Mark also breaks down some inefficiencies in the OWGR rankings system, how he would use his data to pick a Ryder Cup team, and some potential improvements in technology that could help refine the strokes gained metrics.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 460: Evian/3M Recap (+ Jose Maria Olazabal interview)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2021 91:49

    We recap Minjee Lee's win at the Evian, Cam Champ's win at the 3M, Bryson and Rahm out of the Olympics, golf in the Olympics in general, Evian's status as a major, Champ's ability to close, Grayson Murray's tweet, Ryder Cup, WITB, and a ton more. We also chat with Jose Maria Olazabal (1:04:00) about his new golf course in Greece, his career, and a lot more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 459: Kyle Porter recaps the 2021 majors

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2021 106:33

    Major championship appreciator Kyle Porter joins to chat about a lot of our favorite topics, how he consumes golf, how that's changed since we got into podcasting, as well as detailed looks back at each of the 2021 majors. We project Morikawa's future, appreciate Rahm's emergence, reflect on Spieth's year, take a bunch of listener questions, and cover a lot of ground in these two hours. Thanks as always to Kyle for the time.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 458: British Open Recap, Round 4

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 18, 2021 115:51

    Collin Morikawa completes a historic and dominant week by winning the 149th Open Championship. We react, play the over/under major game for Collin, discuss another Louis close call, Spieth's run, Royal St. George's, Rory, Bryson, Hamsterdam, and a lot more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 457: British Open Recap, Round 3

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 17, 2021 71:15

    Saturday recap: Is it a 3 horse race? We chat Louis, Morikawa, Spieth, an awesome setup at St. George's, Louis' comments about the pins, Rahm, DJ, Rory, and everything else from an eventful day at the Open.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 456: British Open Recap, Round 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 16, 2021 60:28

    Oosthuizen out in front, Morikawa and Spieth on his heels, DJ enters the conversation, Brooks loves his driver, and everything else from round 2 at Royal St. George's. We chat about Tyrell Hatton's day, Rahm's return, Rory's quotes, the contenders and pretenders, and of course, how far back is too far back.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 455: British Open Recap, Round 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2021 71:38

    Louis Oosthuizen jumps out to the lead, Spieth gets hot, Bryson says some dumb stuff, a Cobra rep claps back, and everything else from day 1 at Royal St. George's, including the golf course, Rory, JT, the rest of the leaderboard, and a ton more.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 454: Open Championship Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2021 62:34

    It's the final major of the year as the Open Championship returns from a one year hiatus and is back at Royal St. George's Golf Club. We break down what has us excited about the course, which hasn't hosted the Open since 2011, give you our picks to win (and not to win), visit some of the key storylines, and get hyped for some links golf. Plus, we chat with "Whistles Go Woo" about his process for making golf picks.

    NLU Podcast, Episode 453: Scottish Open/John Deere Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2021 82:37

    A busy week in golf, as we discuss Min Woo Lee's win at the Scottish Open, why the The Renaissance Club hosts this event, the future of the event, Rory's security incident, Rahm, and everything else from Scotland. We also chat about Lucas Glover's win at the John Deere, #Chezfest, Furyk at the U.S. Senior Open, The Match, Bryson's caddie situation, and a lot more. The referenced article on the Scottish Open from UK Golf Guy: Park's GoFundMe:

    NLU Podcast, Episode 452: Michael Keiser, Jr.

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 7, 2021 55:46

    Michael Keiser, Jr., owner of the Sand Valley Golf Resort and son of Bandon Dunes Golf Resort owner Mike Keiser, joins the pod to catch up on the latest developments at Sand Valley, Bandon Dunes and the recreation of the Lido Golf Course. Michael also details the family's philosophy around golf development and his upbringing in the golf business as a caddie and agronomy staff member at Bandon Dunes.

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