18 A Flying Start for the U.S.S.R.
Three invading Russians jolt U.S. track prestige as they scored brilliant indoor victories in New York

22 Payday on the Senior Circuit
The old pros meet at a $30,000 event where the accent is Scottish, the drink is Scotch and the golf is smooth

24 A Maestro Tunes His Teen Ski Stars
Crusading ski teacher Jack Nagel discovers a couple of potential Olympic medal winners in his own family

35 How to Succeed at a Dog Show
A top authority in the show world tells how easy it is to pull a woolly dog over the judges' eyes

38 The World of Golf Galleries
A movie star in Malaya, a boy in Sweden and a couple in Holland are colorful proof of golf's wide appeal

47 The Coach of Every Year
Ed Jucker, basketball coach at all-conquering Cincinnati, takes aim at his third straight national championship

62 A Rampart of Pedigree
Middleburg, Va. is the home of well-bred people who ride well-bred horses after well-bred foxhounds

The departments

12 Scorecard
52 Golf
55 Horse Racing
58 Boating
73 Basketball's Week
76 For the Record
79 19th Hole

Acknowledgments on page 76

Cover photograph by Fred Lyon

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Next week

A unique swing has enabled 1961 PGA Champion Jerry Barber to develop one of golf's finest short games. Part I of a two-part instructional shows his pitching technique.

Surfing is not really a sport. It is more an affliction. It gets to a man's blood and to his dreams. Coles Phinizy diagnoses the disease but has nothing to prescribe for the cure.

What's wrong with tennis? Why has a game played by more people than ever before become less and less exciting to watch and to talk about? Some inquiries, some answers.

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
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HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
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Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)