Well, 2016 was an unforgettable year for Justin Rose. Notably, he didn’t win a single PGA Tour event in 2016.
His best performance was at the Wells Fargo Championship. He finished 3rd there. As far as his overall performance in a major was concerned, it was T10 at the Masters. But things changed dramatically in no time. Or in other words, Rio happened.
Golf has again become an item at the Olympics this summer. It’s been a long awaited demand. Many players decided to not participate. Rose was more than ready to be part of Rio Olympics. He became the gold medal winner at the Olympics. Remember, he’s the first gold medal winner after 100 years or so. As a result, he is on the cover of GOLF for the November edition.
You should definitely check out the GOLF magazine as he talks about his overall experience at the Rio Olympics. And he also shares tips as how to improve your performance when the pressure is ON. He says that pressure will be always there. It’s all about learning to have fun while playing there.
On the same issue of GOLF, you will find other interesting stories as well. You should definitely check out the tips provided by Dave Pelz. Another must-read piece is the review of Titleist 917. Well, there are many other interesting stories which you would find interesting on the November issue.
After an extended break, Rose is all set to embrace the major tournaments in 2017. He hopes that taking an extended break will prepare him for the upcoming events. He hopes to return to his winning streak.
All through 2016, he had faced some problems. Back issues were a big concern during this phase. Herniated disc made him miss one month in May. As you can imagine, he had to deal with a very hectic summer schedule. With the Olympic gold win, he is really confident about his performance at the upcoming tournaments.