A History of Golf in Georgia (Sports) by John Companiotte

By John Companiotte

golfing first got here to Georgia within the past due eighteenth century whilst a bunch of avid golfers banded jointly to shape a membership in Savannah. by means of the tip of the 19th century, whilst the sport had turn into renowned, the kingdom 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 received 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 country has produced champion golfers at each point, hosted beginner championships and supplied help for the worldwide recreation. writer John Companiotte bargains the compelling tale of golf�s upward push and prosperity in Georgia.

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