Paul Azinger Personal Notes
Recipient of GWAA Ben Hogan Award in 1995, given to the individual who has continued to be active in golf despite physical handicap or serious illness.
Named the winner of the 2013 Gold Tee Award from the Metropolitan Golf Writers Association. It is the MGWA's highest honor and is awarded to an individual whose career achievements exemplify the best spirit and traditions of the sport of golf. He will receive the award at a function in June in New York.
His book, Zinger, is about his fight against cancer.
Started playing golf at age 5, but couldn't break 40 until he was a high school senior.
Gave a eulogy at longtime friend Payne Stewart's memorial service in 1999.
Loves to play foosball.
Has worked on ABC Sports golf telecasts in the past.
Released his highly anticipated book Cracking the Code, The Winning Ryder Cup Strategy: Make it Work for You in 2010. Also released the best-selling iPhone app Golfplan to glowing reviews.