[PDF] ❤ Freddie & Me: Life Lessons from Freddie Bennett, Augusta National's Legendary Caddie Master: Life Lessons from Freddie Bennett, Augusta National's Legendary Caddie Master ⚣ Tripp Bowden – Bilb-weil.de

Very fun book to read Author captures the voice of Freddie, who was full of fun sayings philosophy Highly recommend A Former Augusta National Caddie Recounts The Invaluable Life Lessons He Learned From The Late Freddie Bennett, The Fabled Club S Legendary Caddie Master Though He Was Born And Raised In Augusta, Georgia, Home Of Fabled Augusta National And The Masters, As A Child Tripp Bowden Was Too Young And Too Removed From The Game Of Golf To Realize What Augusta National Really Was, What It Meant To His Town And The World And The Sport Its History, Nostalgia, Prestige And Secrecy All The Ten Year Old Bowden Knew About Golf Was That It Was A Stupid Game That Took Up Too Much Of His Father S Time, And That He D Much Rather Kick Around A Soccer Ball Or Stay Home And Read A Book But All That Changed Once Bowden S Father, A Renowned Local Doctor, Introduced Him To One Of His Patients, Freddie Bennett, The Legendary Augusta National Caddie Master Though Bowden Was A White Child Of Considerable Privilege And Bennett Was An Older Black Gentleman Of Modest Means, The Two Formed An Unusual Bond It Was Bennett Who Introduced Bowden To The Game Of Golf, A Sport That Would One Day Earn Him A Division Golf Scholarship And Lead Him To The Final Stage Of A British Open Qualifier But It Was The Lessons Bennett Taught The Young Bowden Off The Course That Had Their Profoundest Impact On His Life Through Freddie And His Particular Brand Of Homespun Wisdom, The Author Learned Invaluable Lessons About Personal Responsibility, Hard Work, And Respect For Others Regardless Of Age, Race Or Religion He Also Learned That There S Much To Life Than Just Playing Golf Like The Best SellersTuesdays With Morrie And Seasons Of Life Before It, Freddie Me Is A Heartwarming Tale Of Two Unlikely Friends And Their Uncommon Bond Forged Through Sport The book was a gift to my son he has badges for the Master s tournament and I thought that he would enjoy reading it he did and found it to be very interesting and uplifting. I usually don t write reviews, but after reading this book in 1 day, I had to Instead of swing theory books which I have read own many , I have been reading a lot of books about the history of golf and the legends of the game Add Freddie Bennett to the list of people I would have loved to have met This is a well told story of one of the legends of the game Without this book, you would never know who he was a true legend of the game behind the scenes at the most prestigious course in the US It is a book like any of the Harvey Penick books the chapters are such that you can lay in bed at night and read for 5 minutes or an hour and have a good stopping point, and there are a lot of life lessons in there as well Or, if you are like me, read it all the same day I could not put it down If you love golf history, and Augusta National, you will love this book A White caddy and a Black caddy master In the end education prevails Tried to setup with Tripp This is a great book and proves that guidance can come from caring There were tears when I read that Freddie had passed but Tripp s success made for great read