Here’s footage of U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy‘s appearance on a British TV show in 1999, when McIlroy was nine years old and honing his game by chipping golf balls into an open washing machine at home. He demonstrates this practice for the audience, but misses on his first three tries, thanks in no small part to the TV host who keeps talking during his back swing.
Hi SportsNewser readers - thanks for taking a few minutes of your day to check in with SportsNewser over the past year. Moving forward, sports media stories will be featured on our other mediabistro.com blogs, including here on TVNewser.
The TVNewser Show Seminar & Media Job Fair will explore the way TV business and technologies are changing through informative panels and discussions with industry experts. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with other like-minded professionals at the event's exclusive media job fair. Register before midnight on April 28 to save on on-site pricing!