This year has presented the golf community with a set of unique challenges. In this episode, Roger is joined by three top coaches-Doug Holub from Fairfield University, Rich Mueller from Columbia University and Andy Crabtree from Oklahoma City University. They discuss the shortened season and the implications of a recruiting period without tournaments and campus visits.
Rick Dowling of Junior Golf Hub also joins to provide insight in...
Roger interviews Junior Golf Hub's Rick Dowling about the state of golf and recent NCAA announcements, all in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In this episode, Roger dives deep into Dennis’ journey from accomplished amateur to renowned coach and mentor at The Golf Performance Center. The years in between included a match play victory over Tiger Woods, an all-American collegiate career, time spent playing professionally and even a stint on Wall Street. Together, they uncover Dennis' story as a true embodiment of the 5 Elements of Success. Tune in to learn how the 5 Ele...
Roger Knick’s parents told him to “rub some dirt on it and keep going” when he got hurt or faced obstacles as a kid. It’s a sentiment that still drives him today and the inspiration for this episode.
Anyone who’s working on their own success story understands grit, perseverance and gratitude. If you’re interested in Angela Duckworth's research showing that grit is a significant predictor of success, you’ll be especially intrigu...
Tyler Campbell is Director of Performance at The Golf Performance Center in Ridgefield, CT. In this episode, he and Roger Knick, founder of GPC, discuss Tyler's journey to becoming an industry leader in the golf performance space, why focusing on performance is critical to junior golfers' success and who inspires him. Listen as Roger gets to the heart of what makes Tyler stand out as a coach and influencer.
What are college golf coaches really looking for when seeking top talent? In this episode, host Roger Knick uncovers what piques the interest of Dave Pezzino, Coach of the UCONN Men’s Golf team. Full of helpful hints and advice, it’s a must listen for parents and athletes on the road to playing college golf.
Roger sits down with the Founder & Executive Director of Hurricane Junior Golf Tour, Mario Conte, to talk all things junior golf. Their discussion focuses on how organizations like the HJGT and JGH are bringing golf to the masses and some of the common points of frustration junior golfers and their parents deal with - and how to avoid them and enjoy the journey!
On the inaugural episode listen to Roger Roger interviews GPC Elite Academy Alum and Korn Ferry tour member John VanDerLaan.