Ghosts and Golf - About BOGIE
“BOGIE: Golf as it Was” is a lighthearted historical novel with a supernatural twist. Just as how contemporary sports have their own legends and anecdotes, there is a fair share of golf superstitions and myths. As the story progresses, you will learn about the characters Mulligan and Bogie while also discovering the mysteries that make golf such an interesting pastime. A rousing adventure for the golf enthusiast, “BOGIE: Golf as it Was” will captivate audiences with its playful story and explorations of a sport with humble--and often fantastic--origins.
“BOGIE: Golf as it Was” is as much a story as it is an exploration. In this novel, you will read about how the sport was played in its early days. In addition, you will discover how the influence of ghosts and superstitions may have affected how people play the sport--and may even have you thinking about how athletes and enthusiasts incorporate these legends in their own routines today.
About Charles Hellman
Charles “Chuck” Hellman is the author of “BOGIE: Golf as it Was.” As an avid golfer and golf historian, Charles had a great interest in the legends and superstitions surrounding the sport. Indeed, golf can trace it lineage back to a variety of games played during the time of the ancient Romans and Chinese kingdoms!
Inspired by the colorful history of one of his favorite activities, Charles wrote his golf novel as a way to provide keen insights into the sport’s many mysteries, customs, and traditions. Charles pulls from his longtime experience as a golfer, as well as his own fascination with the sport’s lengthy past.
Charles is a traveling lecturer and speaker who talks about a variety of golf history topics. His active presentation style, sharp wit, and extensive knowledge of the sport combine to create programs that participants will not soon forget.
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