Tony Finau tees off today just before 4 P.M. at the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Links, in Pebble Beach, California. Finau will take on defending champion Brooks Koepka and a highly competitive field, in what will be his first major championship at the highly touted golf course.
Currently ranked No. 14 in the world and sixteenth among money leaders as of the start of the U.S. Open, Finau will not only be competing but has also been making time to greet diehard golf fans at the American Express Card Members lounge. Finau says that talking golf swings, drivers and putters, as well as favorite golf memories are one of the things he enjoys most.
Last week I was lucky enough to speak by phone to Finau, where he shared some perspective on golf, where he likes to play, and who first inspired him. Read More