Booktalk
Golf Paralysis
PERILS OF PARALYSIS
A staggering slowdown is strangling the game of golf. In the pictures below, Jack Nicklaus uses two and a half minutes to putt out at the U.S. Open, an example of how pro golfers are taking their time. With huge sums at stake, this is understandable and hardly alarming, but recreational golfers mimic the pros. A Sports Illustrated survey shows the result: a nationwide trend that endangers the sport
The Young Turks
HERE COME THE YOUNG TURKS
A brigade of very young and very good ballplayers has infiltrated the long-dormant American League. The result, thus far, has been a scintillating pennant race and bright promise for the future
Salty Sailor
Guinea Pig
AMERICA'S GRITTY GUINEA PIG
While the experts debate how an athlete can get ready for the sky-high Mexico City Olympics, Marathoner Buddy Edelen is finding out for himself in the thin, chill air of Colorado
Sporting Look
People
Tennis
Fishing
Babes In The Woods
BABES IN THE WOODS
In the first girls' Outward Bound program in this hemisphere, a game group of teen-agers and a game nonteen-age Sports Illustrated writer take on some fierce wilderness hazards—from tippy ladders to frog legs that are caught on the hop
Baseball's Week
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments

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