Waldorf's faves: Football, steaks and, yes, Lady Gaga

Duffy Waldorf (at right, with Gene Sauers) is making his Champions Tour debut at the Boeing Classic.
August 24, 2012
Dave Senko, Champions Tour staff

A four-time winner on the PGA TOUR, Duffy Waldorf continues the pipeline of former UCLA players joining the Champions Tour as he makes his debut at the Boeing Classic. He'll become the fourth former Bruin, joining Corey Pavin, Steve Pate and Tom Pernice Jr. A veteran of 25 years on TOUR and with close to $12 million in career earnings, Waldorf posted two wins on TOUR in 1999 when he claimed the Buick Classic and the Westin Texas Open.


Favorite TV programs -- "King of the Hill", "Family Guy", "Big Bang Theory", and "How I Met Your Mother"

Favorite non-golf sport to watch on TV -- NFL, NBA, college football


Favorite music on the iPod -- Pop, '80s, new wave, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry

Favorite team as a kid and favorite athlete -- Chicago Cubs and Ron Santo

Would love to trade places for a day with -- LeBron James so I could slam dunk all day!

Favorite computer bookmarks -- PGATOUR.COM, AOL.com

First jobs -- Still looking for my first job

Favorite meal -- Pizza or filet with a baked potato

Favorite restaurant when on Tour -- Carrabba's, Outback Steakhouse or Subway

One talent I'd most love to have -- Singing!


Favorite athlete in another sport -- Magic Johnson and Jason Witten

Favorite movies -- "Top Gun", "Caddyshack", "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back"

Course I've never played that I'd love to play -- Bandon Dunes

My most memorable vacation was -- Going to Hawaii about 20 times and going to Idaho

First concert -- The Knack at Magic Mountain

I'd most like to sit down for a discussion with and why -- Manfred Krankl (owner of Sine Qua Non). The wine would be great.

What I drive -- GMC Yukon


My most memorable shot was -- My bunker shot on the 18th hole to 5-feet in the final round at Westchester to set up a playoff at the 1999 Buick Classic which I went on to win.

Favorite charity -- Lutheran Social Services

Cell phone ring -- Good Life

Favorite activity outside golf -- Wine -- reading about it, collecting it, talking about it and drinking it.

My Bucket List -- Play on the Champions Tour, win another event, go on wine trips to South Africa, Italy and New Zealand and play golf in Scotland for fun!