Craig Stadler Personal Notes
Nicknamed "The Walrus" and is one of golf's most colorful and popular personalities.
A California native who lives in Denver and is an ardent fan of NHL's Colorado Avalanche.
Inducted into San Diego's Breithard Hall of Fame in February of 1996.
Son Kevin turned professional and won the 2002 Colorado Open in a playoff with his father as his caddie. After playing on the Nationwide Tour in both 2004 and 2006, is now a PGA TOUR member.
Kevin won the 2006 Johnnie Walker Classic on the European Tour.
Younger son, Chris, played college football at Lake Forest College in Illinois and served as his dad's caddie when he won the 2003 B.C. Open.
Got started in golf at age four by his father.
Favorite golf course is Harbour Town on Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Favorite athlete is Wayne Gretzky.
Enjoys reading any book authored by Wilbur Smith.
Always uses a dull penny for a ball marker.
Lists Arnold Palmer as his hero.