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The No Gimmes Podcast talks to professional golfers, teaching professionals, and innovators in the golfing world so they can share their story with you. The culture of golf is shifting, and I want this show to be your way of understanding where the game is headed by hearing it from the people who are influencing it the most. 


No Gimmes aims to sit down with people in golf to discuss everything from swing mechanics and love for the game, to pre round rituals to ensure good play on the course.

Dec 25, 2017

In the final episode of 2017, Chris and guest Chris Smeal discuss:

  • The growth of Future Champions
  • His experience caddying for his student at the US Amateur
  • The junior golf landscape in San Diego
  • His role as both a life and golf coach to his students


Future Champions is the premiere junior tour for any junior golfer...

Dec 18, 2017

Gunga Galunga is my guest today as we go over our "favorite 18". He's been lucky enough to photograph and play most of the best courses in the world, and as a year in review game we decided to form our favorite 18 holes that we've played.


Be sure to check out Gunga Galunga on instagram or his website. And subscribe to...

Dec 12, 2017

Jay Blasi is the golf course architect and owner at Jay Blasi Design. He sits down with me to discuss the process of creating a golf course, his design philosophy, and his biggest inspirations in golf course design.


Jay does a great job of explaining significant architectural principles in layman's terms throughout...

Dec 5, 2017

Ben Peters is the man, a beast player, and not a bad amateur photographer in his own right. 

Follow his instagram page @thegolfhawk to see all his sweet pics. 


We discuss;

- Why golf courses hate drones

- How to focus an iPhone camera

- Merion, Pine Valley, National Golf Links, and Aronomink

- Why east coast golf is...

Dec 4, 2017

Brendon Thomas, Publisher at The Golfers Journal, joins me to discuss; similarities between surfing and golf, the inception of The Golfers Journal, the difference between sponsors and advertisers, and why print media isn't dead!


The Golfers Journal is a quarterly print publication that does an amazing job of sharing...