Tom Watson competed successfully against the very best golfers in the world (most of whom are much younger) in the British Open, showing the benefits of maintaining a high level of physical fitness. He presented some of the above information about golf for seniors at the World Scientific Congress of Golf held in Phoenix, AZ, March 2008. In: Science and Golf V. Proceedings of the Fifth World Scientific Congress of Golf.
A standout high school football player and wrestler in Barrington, Illinois, Wood earned a football scholar-ship to the University of Wisconsin. “My passions are combat sports, and football and wrestling are at the top of the list,” said Wood, who has studied all forms of wrestling, from high school to college to the pro ranks in the early days, as few others ever have. Phil set a tremendous example in wrestling tough.