Spotlight on the famous, Arnold Palmer. The talent and skill of Arnold Palmer forever influenced the game of golf. His passion and charisma for the sport would lead him to win 7 majors titles and be awarded with the PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998. The game of golf will never be the same now that Arnold Palmer isn’t hitting the green, but his influence on us all will remain.
“When I was a boy learning to play golf in my hometown of Latrobe, Pennsylvania, I never could have imagined that one day I’d have an “Army” of fans or that people would call me “The King” of the sport I love. For me, it started with a dream – to play the game with unmatched perfection. As I pursued that dream you were there with me every step of the way, at every tournament, in every town, cheering me on, united as Arnie’s Army. ” – Arnold Palmer