Max Homa Shares Disappointing News With Golf Fans

Published 09/08/2021, 2:00 PM EDT
Golf – The Masters – Augusta National Golf Club – Augusta, Georgia, U.S. – April 8, 2021 Max Homa of the U.S. hits his tee shot on the 3rd hole during the first round REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst


American Professional golfer and Get a Grip podcast co-host Max Homa announced upsetting news for fans today. He took to Twitter to reveal his decision to discontinue the golf podcast for which he was co-host with writer and broadcaster Shane Bacon.

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In his tweet, he thanked fans for their love and support shown for the channel and claimed his time spent as ‘fulfilling’. Moreover, he said that it was not an easy decision to make and he would continue to be a listener.

 

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What is Get a Grip? Know everything about Max Homa’s Podcast

Get a Grip is a golf-centric podcast hosted by Shane Bacon and PGA tour golfer Max Homa. Since its inception in January 2020, it has completed more than 70 successful episodes and has an appreciable rating of 4.9 stars on Apple Podcasts.

Feb 21, 2021; Pacific Palisades, California, USA; Max Homa hits from the second hole tee box during the final round of The Genesis Invitational golf tournament at Riviera Country Club. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

The two share their insights, experiences, and knowledge of the PGA tour in weekly episodes of an hour and a half each. They make light of pressing situations and give their unbiased opinions on all matters relating to golf.

Flooded with positive reviews, a review by a listener read:

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“Perfect for Golf fans. This is exactly what I was looking for: an insider look at life on the PGA tour from a pro golfer. Max and the host are hilarious. I love getting to know more about the golfers and the Tour beyond what you see on TV.”

What’s next for Get a Grip?

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With news of Max Homa leaving the podcast, the future of ‘Get a Grip’ is uncertain. Shane Bacon has remained silent on the matter so far. Will another golfer come forward to take Homa’s place or will Shane continue solo? We’ll have to wait to find out!

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Ishita Bhargava

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