Kathy Whitworth's Little Book of Golf Wisdom: A Lifetime of Lessons from Golf's Winningest Pro (Paperback)

Kathy Whitworth's Little Book of Golf Wisdom: A Lifetime of Lessons from Golf's Winningest Pro By Kathy Whitworth, Jay Golden (With) Cover Image

Kathy Whitworth's Little Book of Golf Wisdom: A Lifetime of Lessons from Golf's Winningest Pro (Paperback)


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Tiger Woods? Ben Hogan? Annika Sorenstam? None of these amazing athletes knows more about winning golf tournaments than LPGA legend Kathy Whitworth. In the bestselling tradition of Harvey Penick’s Little Red Book, longtime Penick student and World Golf Hall of Fame enshrinee Whitworth presents readers with tee-to-green advice gleaned from years of teaching and tournament golf in Kathy Whitworth’s Little Book of Golf Wisdom, first published in 2007.

Whitworth amassed a whopping eighty-eight professional wins in her career—a record for both men’s and women’s US Tours. Small enough to fit inside your golf bag and with much of the simple, easy-to-understand, commonsense manner of Penick’s classic books, this book includes expert advice on playing one shot at a time; thinking your way around the golf course; the common traits of all champions; the importance of confidence, concentration, and learning in practice rounds; practicing trouble shots; bad-weather golf; pressure putting; and how to turn things around when you’re playing badly. With its invaluable advice, this is an indispensable resource for any golfer.

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Kathy Whitworth became, in 1981, the first LPGA player to record $1 million in career earnings. Twice named the Associated Press Athlete of the Year (1965 and 1967) and named Player of the Year by the LPGA seven times in eight years, Kathy was inducted into both the LPGA and World Golf Halls of Fame in 1975.
Jay Golden has written hundreds of articles for such publications as Golf Digest, Golf magazine, and Executive Golfer. A member of the PGA’s National Teaching Committee, he is the host of Golf Life, a television program currently available in sixty million homes on regional sports networks including Fox Sports and Comcast SportsNet.

Product Details ISBN: 9781632206558
ISBN-10: 1632206552
Publisher: Skyhorse
Publication Date: April 7th, 2015
Pages: 192
Language: English