Preferred Lies And Other True Golf Stories


In Preferred Lies, veteran golf journalist Charles Happell and player and course architect Mike Clayton take you inside the ropes, drawing on their decades of experience in the game – from boarding Greg Norman’s yacht after his disastrous loss at the US Masters, to caddying at the Olympic Games when golf featured for the first time in over one hundred years.

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ISBN:

9781743794678

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

304

Dimensions:

23cm x 15cm

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Sport

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 August 2018

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mike Clayton

Mike Clayton is a modern golf renaissance man – a student of the game, as well as historian, course architect, former touring pro and journalist. Mike played on the Australasian Tour for 26 years, winning seven times, and also competed on the European Tour for 18 years, winning the 1984 Timex Open. For many years he wrote a golf column in The Sunday Age. He is now a course architect, partnering with 2006 US Open champion

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Charles Happell

In 32 years as a journalist, Charles Happell has covered many of the world’s leading sports events, including the Italia90 World Cup, Sydney Olympics and US Masters golf. At Melbourne’s Age newspaper, he wrote about golf and covered 10 majors, including five Masters, before being appointed the paper’s Sports Editor in 2002. He later became Crikey’s sports columnist and has authored two best-selling