PETER LONGO

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,500 and under
 
TRAVELS FROM: Illinois

VIDEOS:

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS   Click Here for Detailed Description

  • Off The Fairway
  • Golf: A Short Course on a Long History
  • Challenge Golf
  • It’s Your Shot

Categories

After Dinner Speaker | Entertainment | Humor | Sports

Biography

Peter Longo is a multi-talented Life Member of the PGA, a former PGA Tour player, published author and world class trick shot artist. He has traveled the globe for three decades performing over 3,000 exhibitions. He amazes and amuses golfers and non-golfers alike hitting incredible specialty shots laced with comedy and audience participation. His vast repertoire and entertainment skills have earned him the nickname of “The King of Clubs”. Adding Peter’s genuine warmth and engaging personality to the mix, he is a guaranteed hit with any audience.

Mr. Longo is also a highly talented keynote speaker, emcee and roast master. His motivational speeches and after dinner talks keep him equally busy away from the exhibition tee.

Peter Longo is a media celebrity with a long entertainment career in both radio and television. He was host of his own weekly golf talk show on KTAR radio in Phoenix for 10 years and was dubbed “The Official Radio Voice of the Phoenix Open.” He also did tournament broadcasting stints with the Mutual and NBC radio networks and is a member of the Samaritan Media Hall Of Fame in Arizona. His television golf tips and trick shots can be seen nationally on superstation WGN from Chicago.

Peter Longo is a noted golf historian and conducts rollicking seminars entitled, Golf: A Short Course on a Long History. His presentation is full of keen graphics, rare vintage photographs and some of the most bizarre stories never heard from the annuls of the Royal and Ancient game.

Age has no boundaries with Peter Longo as he is immensely popular with junior golfers. He collaborates regularly with The First Tee, The Kids Golf Foundation and Awana Clubs International. His visit to Vietnam in December 2014 broke ground for the first nationwide junior golf program in that country’s history.

A master teacher, Peter began working with disabled golfers shortly after starting his trick shot show. “I had been developing shots with one arm, one leg, seated and blindfolded. I soon realized I was amassing information that could help people who had those challenges.”

As a result, Peter produced the first fully instructional video for disabled golfers, Challenge Golf. He also wrote the official teaching CD on the subject for the PGA of America and the Spanish Golf Federation. His treatise and instructional manual for the US Government earned him a trip to The White House in 1989.

He was an original member of the PGA’s Committee for Disabled Golf and still serves as an advisor.

In 2003, Peter was hired by international Spanish golf star, Sergio Garcia, to run a nationwide program for people with physical and mental disabilities. He helped open golf programs all over Spain and continues in that role.

It was short step from the disabled academies to begin work with the Wounded Warrior Project. Peter Longo created Camp LiberTee Golf Schools in 2013 and heads those programs for US military personnel wounded in Iraq, Afghanistan and the Middle East.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • Simplified Golf: There's No Trick to It!

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Kevin Nealon
With his unique sense of humor, profound dry wit and likable demeanor, Kevin Nealon has established himself as one of the premiere television, theatrical and stand-up comedians of his generation.

As a cast member of Saturday Night Live (1986-1995), Mr.
More>>

Sally Lou Loveman

At 14 years old, Sally Lou Loveman sat in a talk show audience and spotted a girl on the set with a clipboard. She had no idea what this girl did, but Sally Lou knew she wanted to do it
More>>

Susan Vass
Susan Vass is a woman who knows how to laugh at life. Called both "a young Emma Bombeck" and "a female Jay Leno", he has helped audiences "laugh their way to good health" in over 1,500 appearances from coast
More>>

Marni Vos
T. Marni Vos is a clean and refreshing humorist. She is as funny as she is inspiring. A motivational speaker who entertains with her keynotes while she motivates and inspires her audience to be top performers at work
More>>


TRANSLATE:
Cartier's achievements in Fine fake rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. Its past as an inventor and designer replica designer handbags has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. And sometimes you may need replica handbags when you went out. The same aaa+ replica watches drive can be seen in the Maison's technical concepts: their freedom and importance have enabled Cartier to revolutionise the representation of time with replica watches Watchmaking pieces that adhere to the rolex replica watches Manufacture's highest replica watches uk standards.