Why are the Hollins tees at Pasatiempo—named for one of the longest hitters in women’s history—so far forward? Why is putting the tee in the ground as a beginner so scary? How did Tom Coyne come up with the “Burger Dog Index?” Today’s podcast guest comes ready with answers.
Amidst a successful career at the New York Times, Katie Hafner has recently turned her lens toward golf after falling for the game. She joins the pod to discuss her piece in TGJ No. 17 on Pasatiempo and its founder Marion Hollins, the true impact pioneers like Hollins continue to have on the game, writing an early obituary for Golf in the Kingdom‘s Michael Murphy and much more.