New PDF release: A History of Golf in Georgia (Sports)

By John Companiotte

golfing first got here to Georgia within the overdue eighteenth century while a bunch of avid golfers banded jointly to shape a membership in Savannah. by way of the tip of the 19th century, while the sport had turn into well known, the nation built classes from border to frame. greater than 400 classes now dot the panorama of the Peach nation. Georgia local and golf icon Bobby Jones gained 4 of golf�s so much coveted titles in 1930: the British novice, British Open, U.S. Open and U.S. novice. For 100 years, the nation has produced champion golfers at each point, hosted beginner championships and supplied help for the worldwide activity. writer John Companiotte deals the compelling tale of golf�s upward thrust and prosperity in Georgia.

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