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Episode 43: Chilean Golf Roars, Thoughts on the PGA Show and More

Episode 43: Chilean Golf Roars, Thoughts on the PGA Show and More

In our third episode of 2018, the PostCast team brings on John Steinbreder to discuss his recent trip to Santiago, Chile, where the Latin American Amateur Championship was contested. Steinbreder also touches on the 65th PGA Merchandise Show where several new products made their debuts. Also included in this episode…

EPISODE 42: The Ever-Shortening Career Of The Modern Golfer View More
Jason Day has been no stranger to health issues over his career.

EPISODE 42: The Ever-Shortening Career Of The Modern Golfer

In our second episode of 2018, we tackle another factor in the changing landscape of professional golf: length of careers. Will the young golfers of today play well into their 40’s or will injuries and mental fatigue end competitive careers earlier? The Post’s Lewine Mair interviewed Colin Montgomerie for a…

EPISODE 41: Are We Heading Toward 9,000-Yard Golf Courses? View More
Rory McIlroy led the PGA Tour in driving distance last season, averaging over 317 yards per drive. (Photo Credit: Craig Brough, Reuters)

EPISODE 41: Are We Heading Toward 9,000-Yard Golf Courses?

  The PostCast is back for 2018, and our first topic of conversation is an old debate that continues to resurface: Do professional golfers hit the ball too far? Do governing bodies need to limit distance to preserve layouts? Or do courses need to get longer to accommodate the powerful…

PostCast Episode 28: Jonnie West Talks Caddying For Steph Curry View More
Jonnie West, left, looks on during the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic as Steph Curry plays a shot. West is the son of basketball Hall of Famer Jerry West. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

PostCast Episode 28: Jonnie West Talks Caddying For Steph Curry

Two-time NBA MVP Steph Curry played in last week’s Web.com Tour event – the Ellie Mae Classic in Hayward, Calif. What you may not have known: who was on the bag for the Golden State Warriors guard in his debut. That would be Jonnie West, son of NBA legend Jerry…

PostCast, Episode 25: Grading Le Golf National, the Emergence of Jon Rahm and More

PostCast, Episode 25: Grading Le Golf National, the Emergence of Jon Rahm and More

In this episode of the PostCast, Cassie Stein and Sean Fairholm are joined by The Post’s Travel Editor, John Steinbreder, to discuss his recent trip to France. Steinbreder not only covered the Open de France, won by Tommy Fleetwood, but he also traveled around the country and played a fair…