By Barry Havenga

Golf Digest (South Africa) - - Life -

Richard Stir­ton strides across the prac­tice putting green at King David Mow­bray Golf Club, gui­tar case in one hand, a wedge and put­ter in the other. His de­but sin­gle is due for re­lease in the next 24 hours. He has a big smile.“How has all this hap­pened? I’m do­ing a shoot for Golf Digest af­ter win­ning a record­ing con­tract on a television show.”

Prior to win­ning the in­au­gu­ralTheVoice SA,Stir­ton wouldn’t have been out of place at the Cape Town club, where the 22-year-old has been a mem­ber since his early teens and cur­rently plays o an 11 hand­i­cap. But now, clad in rock star clob­ber, he poses with

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