‘Under The Strap’ Podcast: A chat with new PGA Tour Champions player Steve Alker

In this ‘Under the Strap’ podcast, John Rathouz welcomes PGA Tour Champions player Steve Alker.

Since turning 50 in late July, the journeyman New Zealander has taken the PGA Tour Champions by storm with six finishes inside the top 9 in his first seven starts, highlighted by a solo third in the Ally Challenge.

Rathouz talked to Alker about his career, his sudden surge at age 50 and how much of a role caddie Sam Workman has played sticking by Alker’s side these last three years.

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  1. Attention Steve Alker; Mark Tapper, former Lochiel G.C. Professional tells me as a Junior you cycled to golf carrying your Clubs – to become stronger. Now the Champions Season is all before you, mate ENJOY. No top 10’s required! Just play the courses knowing the years of playing and work have got you where you deserve to play. Keep motivated knowing you are playing with House Money.
    We will follow each round in 2022. But rest assured , 2 old Golf Pros are proud of the way you have played under pressure.
    Regards Taps & Paul Murray. Aust PGA Members since 1968 (Please forward)

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