Alumni

Every Shot Counts: Using the Revolutionary Strokes Gained Approach to Improve Your Golf Performance

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Philadelphia

June 24, 2014: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Every Shot Counts: A Conversation with Professor Mark Broadie from Columbia Business School

Where

Merion Golf Club
450 Ardmore Ave
Ardmore, Pennsylvania

Event Details

Join Philadelphia area business school alumni for a conversation with Mark Broadie, Carson Family Professor of Business and Vice Dean for Curriculum and Instruction at Columbia Business School. Professor Broadie is a renowned expert in quantitative finance and sports analytics. In addition to providing a brief update on the School, he will discuss his work with the PGA Tour, PGA Tour golfers and coaches, and his new book, Every Shot Counts: Using the Revolutionary Strokes Gained Approach to Improve Your Golf Performance and Strategy. His "strokes gained" putting metric has been recently adopted by the PGA Tour and additional metrics are in the works. Find out why traditional golf stats can be misleading and why many long-held assumptions (e.g., "drive for show, putt for dough" ) about the game are false. Learn how "strokes gained" reveals specific stroke saving opportunities and areas to improve scores for both pros and amateurs. This is a "must" event for any golfer!

Cost

Early bird pricing (before June 18), $60 for Columbia Business School Alumni, $65 for non-Columbia Business School alumni, $25 for a signed copy of "Every Shot Counts"Pricing after June 18, $70 for all attendees and $35 for a copy of "Every Shot Counts"

Hot and cold hors d'oeuvres will be served and a cash bar will be available.

Registration

Register Online

If you have any questions, please contact Kane Nakahara at (610) 389-0832 knakahara@vertisync.com or Rich Selverian at (267) 251-5336 RichSelverian@magrann.com

Deadline: 6/23/2014

Questions

Bob Kacergis, '89 

610-662-1461

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