Off Course with Claude Harmon

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Max Homa Interview: Why he’s embraced social media, what it meant to win Tiger’s tournament and navigating early success on Tour

Thanks to three PGA Tour victories, and his legendary social media style, Max Homa has become one of the most successful and beloved players in the game. He shares why winning the 2021 Genesis Invitational as a California kid was so important to him personally, what led to him leaning into social media and the biggest lessons he learned transitioning from college to the Tour.

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Ron Howard Interview: Winning Oscars, learning the game of golf and the secret to never having a bad day on the course

After breaking into the industry as Opie at six-years-old, Ron Howard has gone on a remarkable run as one of the top actors, producers and directors in Hollywood. He shares highlights from his momentous career and how golf has served as an outlet - first with his brother and later with his son. Ron also breaks down the weight of winning an Oscar, the difficulty of creating a successful golf movie and why he never has a bad day on the golf course. 

 

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Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at http://cobragolf.com/ltdx

 

Whether you're watching the PGA Tour at home or playing a few holes with your buddies, make Elijah Craig your Signature Sip. Learn more at http://elijahcraig.com/golfmag

 

Follow Claude to submit questions, enter giveaways and keep up with the latest Off Course updates on Instagram at @ClaudeHarmon3

Dr. Scott Lynn Interview: The importance of understanding your golf swing and best leveraging ground force power

Dr. Scott Lynn, a professor of Kinesiology and Biomechanics at Cal State University Fullerton, has worked with some of the best coaches and players across the world while developing his Swing Catalyst software and force plate technology. He explains how Swing Catalyst helps instructors and their clients improve, the importance of knowing your golf swing type and some simple self-tests that you can practice on your own at home.

Thanks to our partners — Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at http://cobragolf.com/ltdx

Whether you're watching the PGA Tour at home or playing a few holes with your buddies, make Elijah Craig your Signature Sip. http://elijahcraig.com/golfmag

Follow Claude to submit questions and keep up with the latest Off Course updates on Instagram at @ClaudeHarmon3

 

Mark Blackburn Interview: The key to Max Homa’s recent success, how the desire for distance has impacted instruction and the importance of finding the right match for your game

With over 20 years of experience and multiple PGA Tour winners on his roster, Mark Blackburn has grown into one of the most well respected instructors in the game of golf. The founder of Blackburn Golf shares stories from working on Tour with Max Homa, Charlie Hoffman and Mike Weir, how the desire to increase distance has impacted the industry, and why finding the right instructor for your goals is so important.

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Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at http://cobragolf.com/ltdx

Follow Claude to submit questions and keep up with the latest Off Course updates on Instagram at  @ClaudeHarmon3

 

John Graham Interview: How a session with Jordan Spieth led to him working with Justin Thomas and his perspective on Tiger’s dominate putting

One of the most renowned AimPoint putting instructors in the industry, John Graham’s client list spans some of the best players in the world. Hear his thoughts on the difference between "Green Solving" and "Green Reading", what makes Tiger Woods one of the best putters of all-time and how a lesson with Jordan Spieth led to him working full-time with Justin Thomas.

Thanks to our partners —
Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at http://cobragolf.com/ltdx

LA Golf has just released the industry's first all-carbon putter head allows for a 50% larger sweet spot with the same head weight. If you want a performance enhancing weapon that will also be the talk of your foursome, go get your LA Golf Putter now at LAGOLF.CO

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Nick Dougherty Interview: Why playing with Tiger Woods at the US Open was the best day of his career, the importance of maintaining your mental health and his new chapter at Sky Sports

With three European Tour victories to his name, Nick Dougherty’s impressive game was admired by many. However the Englishman actually points to the lows during the end of his playing career as what helped him ultimately discover who he wanted to be in life. Now a broadcaster for Sky Sports, he discusses the ups and downs of his journey thus far and shares the advice he has for successful amateurs transitioning to life on Tour.

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Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at http://cobragolf.com/ltdx

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LA Golf has just released the industry's first all-carbon putter head allows for a 50% larger sweet spot with the same head weight. If you want a performance enhancing weapon, that’ll also be the talk of your foursome, go get your LA Golf Putter at LAGOLF.CO

Follow Claude to submit questions and keep up with the latest Off Course updates on Instagram at @ClaudeHarmon3

Reed Dickens Interview: His journey from the White House to baseball to LA Golf Partners Founder/CEO

From working in the White House in his 20s, to revolutionizing the wooden bat industry and now entering the world of premium golf equipment, LA Golf Partners’ CEO and founder Reed Dickens’ career path has certainly been far from ordinary. He shares the lessons he learned from the President and how a partnership with Bryson DeChambeau has been vital to LA Golf‘s path in becoming innovators in the sport.

Thanks to our newest partner — LA Golf has just released the industry's first all-carbon putter head allows for a 50% larger sweet spot with the same head weight. If you want a performance enhancing weapon, that’ll also be the talk of your foursome, go get your LA Golf Putter at LAGOLF.CO

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James Hart du Preez Interview: How the South African’s strength drives insane distances throughout his bag and ball speed challenges led to bonding with Bryson DeChambeau

At 6-foot-9, 260-pounds South African upstart James Hart du Preez is more likely to be confused for an NFL linebacker than your typical professional golfer. After receiving a last minute sponsor’s exemption to The American Express this year, his size and jaw dropping carry distances created a buzz across the golf social media landscape. Hear his thoughts on bonding with Bryson DeChambeau over their unique ball speed and approach to distance, how he plans to take his game to an elite level and what some of the legendary South African golfers have taught him over the years. 

Thanks to our partner —
Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at http://cobragolf.com/ltdx

Follow Claude to submit questions and keep up with the latest Off Course updates on Instagram at @ClaudeHarmon3

Lucas Herbert Interview: How adjusting his mindset led to his first professional win, what he’s learned playing alongside the best in the world and the Aussie’s approach to the PGA Tour

After growing up in Bendigo, Australia, recent PGA Tour winner Lucas Herbert has traveled all around the world developing his golf game. A whirlwind start to his career has him more motivated than ever to reach for new heights - adjusting his mindset and continuing to learn along the way. With three professional wins to his name, Lucas shares stories from his first days playing golf to his victory at the 2021 Bermuda Championship.

Thanks to our partner —

Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at http://cobragolf.com/ltdx

Follow Claude to submit questions and keep up with the latest Off Course updates on Instagram at @ClaudeHarmon3

Zane Scotland Interview: From the youngest-ever Open Championship qualifier to professional player and now elite coach

Zane Scotland shares his unique journey from standout youngster to Euro Tour player and now experienced coach. At 14-years-old, Scotland won Britain’s 'Search for the Next Tiger' and was just 16 when he became the youngest player to ever qualify for golf's oldest major. He went on to win the Spanish Amateur and Portugues Amateur back to back while also setting a record for 11 wins on the Dubai based MENA Tour.

 

Thanks to our partner — Cobra Golf's LTDx Driver has combined the best of both worlds – low spin for faster ball speed blended with extreme forgiveness! Find out more and get your own at cobragolf.com/ltdx

 

Follow Claude to submit questions and keep up with the latest Off Course updates on Instagram at @ClaudeHarmon3

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