18 Holes with Bing: Golf, Life, and Lessons from Dad by Nathaniel Crosby, John Strege

By Nathaniel Crosby, John Strege

During this love letter to his father, former specialist golfer Nathaniel Crosby stocks stories of Bing Crosby at the golfing direction, and the teachings he taught him concerning the online game and approximately existence. With a Foreword through Jack Nicklaus.
"Bing Crosby used to be an excellent ambassador for our online game, in addition to a good man," hails longtime pal and golfing associate, Jack Nicklaus. The cherished singer and celebrity used to be additionally a rare instructor who instilled an abiding ardour and mastery of the sport in his youngest son, Nathaniel. profitable the united states beginner at nineteen, Nathaniel went directly to compete in high-level specialist tournaments for his complete life.
In 18 Holes with Bing, Nathaniel introduces us to the Bing Crosby he and his kin knew—not the liked singer who performed golfing, yet a golfer who sang to pay his state membership dues. Nathaniel stocks unique tales approximately this American icon golf, operating, and fidgeting with one of the most well-known humans in history—royalty, titans of undefined, stars of level and monitor, and champions of the golf green, together with Bob wish, Dwight Eisenhower, Ben Hogan, Jack Nicklaus, and Louis Armstrong. on the book's center is an intimate account of a father and a son—how a mutual love of golfing shaped an excellent emotional bond.
Full of anecdotes, vignettes, and memories of Bing's time at the path, the tournaments he created and later backed, and the consistent encouragement he confirmed his son, 18 Holes with Bing honors this celebrated golfer, entertainer, and father, and illuminates his lifestyles as by no means ahead of.

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