REVELATIONS OF A TOUR CADDIE
By David Kight Author and Professional Tour Caddie David Kight grew up on the edge of the Melbourne Sandbelt and was drawn to the game of golf at an early age.
To earn money as a youngster, he caddied for members at Riversdale before doing likewise at the more famous and private Metropolitan Golf Club. It was here, in the mid-80s, that Kight caddied for Greg Norman, who was filming an instruction video at the course. Norman never forgot that meeting and he provides the foreword for Revelations Of A Tour Caddie.
Kight’s book takes you back to a time when there was great mateship among the Tour caddies and reveals what life is really like on Tour as a professional caddie; the dodgy hotels, missed flights, stolen luggage and what it’s like living out of a suitcase.
And, if you aspire to become a Tour caddie, there is plenty of advice along the journey from cover-to-cover including, how to caddie well while you’re hungover, when to talk to your player and when to shut up and other ‘trade’ secrets.
Revelations Of A Tour Caddie is an easy, enjoyable read that will give you a new perspective on the ‘other’ tour.
The paperback book can be purchased for $29.95 via the author’s website www.davidkight.com