Interview With Lisa Suggs, Golf Director for Swamp Fox Country Golf
A Light Hearted Golf Q & A Interview
By Brian Weis
Below is an interview with Lisa Suggs, Golf Director for Swamp Fox Country Golf.
The following are a few traditional and non traditional golf centric questions that I love to ask influential people in the golf industry.
When did you start golfing and who introduced you do the game?
My Dad was a Class A golf pro, so I started golfing as soon as I could walk!
What is your current home course?
My home course is Oakdale CC.
What is your biggest golf pet peeve on or off the course?
My biggest pet peeve is those that drive to close to the greens and don't obey the cart path rule.
What is your favorite golf destination?
RTJ - Muscle Shoals, AL,
What course is on your bucket list that you have not played yet?
If you woke up tomorrow and could play one course you played before, where would you play?
RTJ-Muscle Shoals, AL, The Schoolmaster Course
Dream foursome (living)?
Mickleson, Watson, Zoeller, Nicklaus
Dream foursome (living or dead)?
Bobby Jones, Seve, Palmer, Nicklaus
18 Rapid Fire, Off The Cuff Questions
1) Hitting Long Drive OR Sinking Long Putt?
Long Drive-feel the power!
2) Having Round of Life OR Hole in One?
Hole in One
3) Golfing at the crack of dawn OR twilight?
4) Hit a power fade OR power draw?
5) Beverage cart OR halfway house?
6) Bathroom OR bushes?
Definitely bathroom-preferably air conditioned!
7) Hot dog OR wrap?
8) Around the green, being in sand OR thick rough?
I'll take the rough any day.
9) Walking OR riding?
10) Do you carry traditional 3 iron OR hybrid?
11) Do you prefer long par 3 OR long par 5?
12) Pants OR Shorts?
13) Palmer OR Nicklaus?
Too tough to answer.
14) Beatles OR Elvis?
15) Play for fun OR play for money?
A little wager is healthy.
16) Bump and run OR flop shot?
Bump and run
17) Lay up OR gamble?
18) 18 holes OR 36?
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About: Brian Weis
Brian Weis is the Publisher of GolfTrips.com, a network of golf travel and directory sites including GolfWisconsin.com, GolfMichigan.com, ArizonaGolfer.com, GolfAlabama.com, etc. Professionally, Brian is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA), International Network of Golf (ING), Golf Travel Writers of America (GTWA), International Golf Travel Writers Association (IGTWA) and The Society of Hickory Golfers (SoHG). In 2016, Brian won The Shaheen Cup, an award given to a golf travel writer by his peers.
All of his life, Brian has been around the game of golf. As a youngster, Brian competed at all levels in junior and high school golf. Brian had a zero chance for a college golf scholarship, so he worked on the grounds crew at West Bend Country Club to pay for his University of Wisconsin education. In his adult years, his passion for the game collided with his entrepreneurial spirit and in 2004 launched GolfWisconsin.com. In 2007, the idea for a network of local golf directory sites formed and GolfTrips.com was born. Today, the network consists of a site in all 50 states supported by national sites like GolfTrips.com, GolfGuide.com and GolfPackages.com. It is an understatement to say, Brian is passionate about promoting golf and golf travel on a local, regional, national and international level.
On the golf course, Brian is known as a fierce weekend warrior that fluctuates between a 5-9 handicap. With a soft fade, known as "The Weis Slice", and booming 300+ drives, he can blast it out of bounds with the best of them.
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