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Interview With Becky Iverson
Becky at The Navistar LPGA Classic 2008

Interview With Becky Iverson, Director of Golf Bridges Golf Course

A Light Hearted Golf Q & A Interview

By Brian Weis


Below is an interview with Becky Iverson, Director of Golf Bridges Golf Course. Becky played golf on the LPGA from 1994-2010 with career earnings of $1,556,622. Her trophy case is filled with one LPGA win and six Professional Wins. Becky was a member of the Solhiem Cup in 2000.

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 raced modified stock cars and after an accident my mother wanted him to quit racing. One day when I was 8 years old my dad came home with golf clubs for all of us and told us that is what we were going to do. We all went to a golf school in Florida and from that summer on we played golf every chance we got.

What is your current home course?
Bridges Golf Course Madison, WI

To date, what is your proudest golf accomplishment?
Winning my first LPGA event.

What is your biggest golf pet peeve on or off the course?
Slow Play

What is your favorite club in your bag and why?
Sand Wedge because it is were you can be most creative.

What is your favorite golf destination?
Grand Cypress in Orlando Florida

What course is on your bucket list that you have not played yet?
St. Andrews

If you woke up tomorrow and could play one course you played before, where would you play?
The Dinah Shore Course at Mission hills in Palm Springs

If you could change one aspect, rule or thing about golf, what would it be and why?
If you are in the fairway you deserve a good lie and should be able to make it happen, I hate hitting the perfect drive and ending up in a divot.

Dream foursome (living)?
Arron Rodgers, Clay Mathews, Donald Driver ,and ME

Dream foursome (living or dead)?
Me and My Dad no one else.


18 Rapid Fire, Off The Cuff Questions

1) Hitting Long Drive OR Sinking Long Putt?
Long Drive

2) Having Round of Life OR Hole in One?
Round of your life

3) Golfing at the crack of dawn OR twilight?
Twilight

4) Hit a power fade OR power draw?
Power fade

5) Beverage cart OR halfway house?
Bev Cart

6) Bathroom OR bushes?
Bathroom

7) Hot dog OR wrap?
Wrap

8) Around the green, being in sand OR thick rough?
Sand

9) Walking OR riding?
Riding I have walked enough

10) Do you carry traditional 3 iron OR hybrid?
Hybrid(i am just a girl)

11) Do you prefer long par 3 OR long par 5?
Long par 3

12) Pants OR Shorts?
Shorts

13) Palmer OR Nicklaus?
Nicklaus

14) Beatles OR Elvis?
Beatles

15) Play for fun OR play for money?
Money

16) Bump and run OR flop shot?
Flop shot

17) Lay up OR gamble?
Gamble

18) 18 holes OR 36?
18



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About: Brian Weis


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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