Episode 13 features John Mahaffey, 10x PGA Tour Winner.
John is a retired professional golfer with plenty of PGA Tour experience under his belt. He also worked for the Golf Channel and is the author of a new book called Shafted.
Photo credit: PGA Tour
Topics covered in this episode:
- Playing golf with Ben Hogan
- Lessons learned as a young golfer on the PGA Tour
- The 1973 Sahara Invitational (John’s first win)
- John’s incredible comeback win in the 1978 PGA Championship
- Why John found success at the highest levels
- Transitioning away from professional competition
- John’s book
We ended our time together with a 5 question lightning round. John shares the most underrated golfer from his era along with his favorite golfer from the current era.