Golf News for Monday, June 10, 2013 | Media

Jim Nantz to appear on Edwin Watts Golf "GOLFBETTER" Podcast

Edwin Watts Golf Shops, one of the world's largest specialty golf retailers, today announced that acclaimed sports broadcaster Jim Nantz, recognized as the voice of golf for CBS Sports, will be this week's special guest on "GOLFBETTER," the retailer's popular Podcast series.

In advance of the second Major Championship of the 2013 PGA TOUR season and courtesy of Titleist Golf, Nantz joins "GOLFBETTER" host Tom Brassell and reminisces about his sports broadcasting career and the life lessons attained by working alongside legends Pat Summerall and Ken Venturi. Additionally, he discusses his journey from high school to college where he was a member of the University of Houston golf team, and his roommate, 2013 World Golf Hall of Fame inductee, Fred Couples. Nantz also shares some of his most memorable Masters moments since he started anchoring the coverage for CBS Sports in 1989.

In addition to reflecting upon his own career path, Nantz will offer listeners some valuable insight regarding what he believes are the true virtues that golf represents.

The "GOLFBETTER" Podcast franchise has served as one of the leading voices in the industry, providing a platform for golf ambassadors and influencers to educate, inform and entertain golfing consumers. Interview topics have included innovative new products and services, the importance of custom fitting, golf history, growth of the game initiatives, and much more, while some of golf's greatest names have shared interesting and entertaining stories with Edwin Watts Golf's loyal Podcast audience.

To tune into the latest episode of "GOLFBETTER," visit www.edwinwattsgolf.com and click on the "golfbetterpodcast" banner. All episodes are available in the "GOLFBETTER" archives.

About Edwin Watts Golf
Edwin Watts Golf Shops, LLC (an affiliated portfolio company of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.), headquartered in Fort Walton Beach, Florida is one of the world's premier specialty golf retailers. The company operates as an integrated, multi-channel retailer, offering the freshest assortment of brand name golf equipment, apparel, and accessories through its more than 90 domestic Retail Locations, eCommerce Internet site (www.edwinwattsgolf.com) and Telephone/Catalog/Direct Mail sales (1.800.874.0146). Edwin Watts Golf touts a team of highly experienced and knowledgeable sales associates who can assist customers of all skill levels with lessons, performance fitting, special orders and repair services. The combination of the highest level of customer service, price match guarantee and reputation as the most trusted retailer in golf for nearly 45 years has earned the organization the right to be known as America's Golf Club.

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