I’m back from a vacation week in Colorado Springs, where golf was interesting, to say the least. The ball went farther, so I felt a few years younger (after I adjusted to the altitude… was sucking air for the first day or two). But that extra distance was a double-edged sword. Between the thin air and the relentless wind, I just couldn’t dial in my irons. And putting with the influence of the mountains – ugh! Glad to be back near sea level where what you see is what you get.
As I get back into the swing of things here, I want to highlight a charity event that is near and dear to my heart as a prostate cancer survivor. It’s the Jay Sigel Invitational Golf Tournament on June 13 at Aronimink. Funds from the tournament support prostate cancer research at Penn’s Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute. I recently talked to Jay about the event and about his golf game and Champions Tour plans for the year. Here’s the podcast…
Ed Abrams anchors mornings on KYW Newsradio, and you can hear his Golf Reports there on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. He has also created a new website at www.DealTrackerGolf.com, a resource for golfers seeking the best bargains on clubs, apparel and everything golf.