Bill Hobson returns to host the second hour of Michigan Golf Live from Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club in Arcadia, Michigan and is joined by President and COO William Shriver. At the bottom of the hour famed broadcaster Bob Bubka joins to chime in on the Open Championship currently taking place at the Royal Birkdale Golf Course in Southport, England.
In this hour is featured the second half of Bill's interview with course designer for Arcadia Bluffs, Dana Fry in which he talks about the joys on designing the South Course at Arcadia Bluffs. Also, the Callaway Epic Driver winner from a few weeks ago talks with Bill about his experience getting fitted for his new club.
From Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club in Arcadia, Michigan, Michigan Golf Live is broadcasted this week and hosted by Bill Hobson. President and COO at Arcadia Bluffs, William Shriver joins Bill as co-host and they talk about the world-class golf experience available there. At the end of the hour, Head Pro at Arcadia, Zach Chapin sits down to talk about 'My Arcadia Moment,' his promotional campaign for which he won Merchandizer of the Year.
This hour features part one of Bill's interview with Dana Fry, designer of the Bluffs and soon-coming South Course. Also featured is an intervew with Golf Channel's Rich Lerner to talk about the goings on at the Royal Birkdale.
Host Bill Hobson rejoins for the second hour of Michigan Golf Live, coming this week from Crystal Mountain in Thompsonville, Michigan. Massage Therapist Dale Edmondson from the Crystal Spa at Crystal Mountain sits down to talk about how massage is tailored to golfers staying at the resort. At the end of the broadcast, an interview is conducted with Thompsonville resident Bo Clampitt, as he shares his inspiring journey to be the world oldest person to summit Mount Everest.
This hour features a special interview with famed golf instructor Butch Harmon, a long-time friend of the show.
Crystal Mountain provides the beautiful setting for Michigan Golf Live this week as it broadcasts from Thompsonville, Michigan. Host Bill Hobson is joined by Brian Lawson from Crystal Mountain as co-host. Beside the two golf courses, this Northern Michigan resort offers skiing, alpine sledding, a spa and quite a bit more. Crystal Mountain's Director of Golf, Greg Babinec visits and goes into a little more detail about the courses. To close the hour, Mr. Lawson discusses some of the travel and golf packages available.
This hour features a special interview with Senior Product Manager from Footjoy, Keith Duffy and he shares some of the history of the company and what goes into making a quality golf shoe.
Host of Michigan Golf Live Bill Hobson begins the second hour from Black Bear Golf Club in Vanderbilt, Michigan promoting the Folds of Honor Foundation's Golf 4 Heroes Scramble taking place later this month at Prestwick Villace Country Club. Owner of Black Bear, Rick Babbitt returns to talk about the course and Becky talks about some of the delicious food and drink available.
This hour features a special interview with Top 50 golf instructor Charlie King.
Michigan Golf Live broadcasts this week from Black Bear Golf Club in Vanderbilt, Michigan just north of Gaylord, part of the Gaylord Golf Mecca. Host Bill Hobson is accompanied by Rick Babbitt as co-host, who owns Black Bear. They start off by talking about the improvements made to the property since it has come under Mr. Babbitt's ownership. A little later, Roger Knick of Junior Golf Hub phones in to talk about his service that connects junior golfers with prospective college and professional opportunities. At the end of the hour, Ian Murphy talks about a the special Brisket Basket that's available.
The second hour of Michigan Golf Live returns from the Emerald in St. Johns, Michigan. Host Bill Hobson is joined by Jay Eccleton and Katie Eccleton. They get into an impassioned discussion about high school golf and changes they think should be made. Later they talk about some of the various amenities offered by the Emerald.
This hour features an interview with Brian Minbiole of Callaway Golf to talk about the Callaway Epic.
Michigan Golf Live comes from the Emerald Golf Course in St. Johns, Michigan. Jay and Katie Eccleton, Directors of Golf Course Operations and Event Planning respectively, join host Bill Hobson as guest co-hosts for the day. They talk about the Closest-to-the-Pin challenge that will benefit the Folds of Honor Foundation before getting into some of the detailed quality of the course that makes an excursion to it well worthwhile.
This hour features a special interview with Michigan Amateur Champion Tom Werkmeister.
Bill Hobson, host of Michigan Golf Live returns for the second hour of the day's broadcast from Eagle Eye Golf Club in Bath, MI. Alex Coss, General Manager there returns as guest-co-host. Jason Guss, Director of Instruction at the Jason Guss Golf Academy talks about his experiences as an instructor. At the end of the show, Kevin Helm of the Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau stop by to talk about getting kids engaged in the sport of golf.
This hour features part of an interview with professional caddy Russ Holden.
Michigan Golf Live is broadcast from the heart of the state at Eagle Eye Golf Club in Bath, MI. Host Bill Hobson and General Manager there Alex Coss sit and talk about the large golf and event complex of which Eagle Eye is a part. The talk about the difficulty of the course before Terry Kildea joins in person, and Greg Johnson of the Golf Association of Michigan talk about Amateur Golf in Michigan and specifically the MICH Amateur Championship.
This hour features part of an interview with veteran Golf Professional Bob Estes and he recounts his career.