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Al Barkow

Al Barkow is a veteran golf reporter, former editor-in-chief of both Golf and Golf Illustrated magazines, and recipient of the 2005 PGA Lifetime Achievement Award in Journalism. His books include Sam: The One and Only Sam Snead , That's Golf: The Best of Al Barkow , The Golden Era of Golf , Gene Sarazen and Shell's Wonderful World of Golf, Golf's Golden Grind , and Gettin' to the Dance Floor: An Oral History of Professional Golf (the Herbert Warren Wind Golf Book of the Year, 1986).