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Rory McIlroy : The Champion Golfer (Paperback) (Frank Worrall)

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The fascinating story of one of golf's most amazing young talents, updated to include his milestone 2014 Open Championship victory
Hard-hitting Rory McIlroy was destined to become a professional golfer from the moment he recorded a 40-yard drive at the age of two. His first hole in one came when he was nine, and he played in his first pro European tour event as a 16-year-old in 2005. This biography tells all about his amateur career, presenting a portrait of an athlete who, despite high expectations, keeps a cool head on his young shoulders and lets his golf do the talking. From his controversial relationship with Caroline Wozniacki to nearly missing the Ryder Cup tee-off, this meticulously researched book discusses the truth behind the headlines that always seems to crop up around one of the sport's most divisive characters and finest talents.
The fascinating story of one of golf's most amazing young talents, updated to include his milestone 2014 Open Championship victory
Hard-hitting Rory McIlroy was destined to become a professional golfer from the moment he recorded a 40-yard drive at the age of two. His first hole in one came when he was nine, and he played in his first pro European tour event as a 16-year-old in 2005. This biography tells all about his amateur career, presenting a portrait of an athlete who, despite high expectations, keeps a cool head on his young shoulders and lets his golf do the talking. From his controversial relationship with Caroline Wozniacki to nearly missing the Ryder Cup tee-off, this meticulously researched book discusses the truth behind the headlines that always seems to crop up around one of the sport's most divisive characters and finest talents.
Number of Pages: 337.0
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Sports + Recreation
Sub-Genre: Golf, Sports
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
Author: Frank Worrall
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2015
TCIN: 17164017
UPC: 9781784182762
Item Number (DPCI): 247-02-7688

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