Learning a sport from one's father is a common theme that runs through families -- whether playing catch, shooting hoops, riding a bike or baiting a hook. But perhaps golf, more than any other sport, serves as the extension of the father-taught life lessons -- integrity, fairness and healthy competition. And the reasons may lie in the inherent roots of the game.
Fathers, Sons and Golf: The JourneyBy Randy O. Williams
Hall of Fame Golfer Hale Irwin with son Steve
Golfer Sam Saunders with his grandfather, Arnold Palmer.
Ray Floyd watches the flight of the ball struck by his son, Ray Jr.
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