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Shooting for Tiger : how golf's obsessed new generation is transforming a country club sport

Author: William Echikson
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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While many parents encourage their children to become the next Einstein or Yo-Yo Ma, some push their kids to become the next Tiger Woods. No longer does an elite, elderly set dominate golf. A new class of driven teenaged players is transforming the game, and a series of high-profile, professionally- run tournaments determine which of these teens have a shot at reaching the top levels. In Shooting for Tiger, William  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Echikson, William.
Shooting for Tiger.
New York : PublicAffairs, ©2009
(DLC) 2009002003
(OCoLC)246894946
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Echikson
ISBN: 9780786741496 078674149X
OCLC Number: 369430630
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 269 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: William Echikson.

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The culminating event of the American Junior Golf Association tour, the Polo championship is to youth golf - an opportunity to cinch the world's junior golf championship. This book covers the season  Read more...

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