Ben Hogan was the winner of the 9 Major Championships with 4th place with Gary Player and behind Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and Walter Hagen. He is also one of five golfers who have won all four Major Championships. These are The Open, The US.Open, PGS Championship and The Masters Tournament.
Hogan started playing professional golf in 1929 – at the age of 17 and attending professional tournaments in Texas. During the early years of his career, Hogan seemed to struggle with his hook shots. However, thanks to perseverance and perseverance, he changed his play and controlled the club better. In 1940, he began to achieve his own success.
Referring to Ben Hogan, people immediately remember the legendary Swing. He thought golf swing is basic, must master it and need to be repeated many times to be able to master it.
It is for this reason that he has devoted himself to many years to study Swing and try to test a series of theories and methods into the training process. In the end, those methods brought him great success.
Ben Hogan thinks that a good swing needs to repeat several basic elements several times. The remaining problem is to implement these basic elements in the right order.
He participated in 6 tournaments and won 5 victories including 3 Major Championship. This is an important milestone that brought him into the history of the world golf village.
Because he was the first and only time that won 3 Major in a year. In fact, it was not until nearly 50 years later in 2000 that a person who achieved this record was Tiger Woods.
Hogan seeks perfection for the golf clubs created by the company named after him. That’s why Ben Hogan Golf has produced many of the best clubs in the world over the years.
Ben Hogan was enrolled in World Golf Hall of Fame in 1974. It is the temple of world golf legends. In addition to starting a company, Ben Hogan is involved in writing books on golf. That’s including co-author of the Five Basic Lessons of Modern Golf.