The Big Miss: My Years Coaching Tiger Woods

The Big Miss: My Years Coaching Tiger Woods


Hank Haney's candid, strangely insightful account of his tumultuous six-year trip with Tiger Woods, in which the supremely talented golfer accumulated six significant championships and rewrote golfing background. Hank was once certainly one of only a few humans allowed backstage and saw Tiger in approximately each condition. there is by no means been a publication approximately Tiger that's as intimate and revealing--or as clever approximately what it takes to teach a celeb athlete.
 
From 2004 to the spring of 2010, Hank Haney was once Tiger Woods's trainer, and Tiger used to be Haney's merely customer. In that interval, Tiger received greater than a 3rd of the tournaments he entered and 6 of his fourteen significant titles. Haney felt highly venerated to aid Tiger along with his swing, and he approached the task with excessive absorption and a spotlight to element. Haney used to be with Tiger a hundred and ten days a yr, spoke to him over 2 hundred days a yr, and stayed at Tiger's residence as much as 30 days a year--sometimes affording him extra touch with Tiger than both the athlete's agent or caddy. Haney observed his scholar in approximately each condition: within the locker room; at the path; together with his spouse, Elin; and enjoyable with acquaintances. Haney used to be there via all of it, looking at how Tiger's public id occasionally meshed awkwardly with the jobs of husband and buddy, and the way the previous baby prodigy got here to have a conflicted courting with the sport that made him famous.

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