A Life Well Played (CD-Audio)
Macmillan Audio, 9781427278616
Publication Date: October 11, 2016
This program opens with an introduction read by Arnold Palmer and is narrated by Rich Lerner of the Golf Channel.
"This wasn’t a “job” for me. This was a true privilege, because Arnold Palmer’s story is important, and not simply because he’s an American icon. His story’s an inspiration, even a guide for all of us on how to live “a life well played,” because as you’ll hear in the book, Arnie lived and played by a simple principle. 'Go for it.'" - Rich Lerner on his experience narrating A Life Well Played
No one has won more fans around the world and no player has had a bigger impact on the sport of golf than Arnold Palmer. In fact, Palmer is considered by many to be the most important golfer in history.
As a follow-up to his 1999 autobiography, Palmer takes stock of the many experiences of his life in A Life Well Played, bringing new details and insights to some familiar stories and sharing new ones. Palmer has had tremendous success but is most notable for going about it the right way and always giving back to the fans who made it all possible. Gracious, fair, and a true gentleman, Arnold Palmer is the gold standard of how to conduct yourself. He offers advice and guidance, sharing stories of his career on the course, success in business and the great relationships that give meaning to his life. This audiobook is Palmer’s gift to the world—a treasure trove of entertaining anecdotes and timeless wisdom that readers will celebrate and cherish.
About the Author
ARNOLD PALMER is regarded as one of the greatest players in professional golf history. He won seven major championships: The Masters four times, the U.S. Open once, and the Open Championship twice. "The King" was the first superstar of the sport's television age and is one of the athletes credited with popularizing and commercializing the sport. Palmer won the PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998 and, in 1974, was one of the original inductees into the World Golf Hall of Fame. He passed away in 2016 after completing his book, A Life Well Played.
Praise For A Life Well Played: My Stories…
Rich Lerner on narrating the audiobook: “This wasn’t a ‘job’ for me. This was a true privilege, because Arnold Palmer’s story is important . . . as you’ll hear in the book, Arnie lived and played by a simple principle: ‘Go for it.’”
"Arnold Palmer has lived an incredible life, and the King now wants to share some of what's he experienced and what he's learned along the way. . . . With Palmer being one of professional golf's greatest success stories, he should have plenty to offer readers." --Golf News Net
"Packed with stories and a few tips . . . . A heartfelt, sincere, mini-self-portrait by a man who epitomizes class." —Kirkus Reviews