OUR KILLER CAST EMBODIES WHAT BEING A BIG SHOT IS TRULY ALL ABOUT...OVERCOMING THE SANDTRAPS OF LIFE WITH BIG HEART, BIG SWINGS AND BIG DREAMS.
Legendary UFC fighter Cub Swanson knows a few things about gaining an edge thanks to relentless physical and mental discipline. His stellar 25 Win / 8 Loss record was bolstered this past year with a 4 match winning streak that included ESPN's "Fight of the Year" award. Hailing from Palm Springs, California, "Killer Cub" took up golfing to enhance his training focus, but also to relax in between his octagon battles and new ventures opening UFC gyms.
Chef extraordinaire Christian De La Vara is the Regional Executive Chef for American Golf Corp., where he oversees all food management for a dozen clubhouses. Christian's passion for food is only matched by his deep love for the game. On the verge of turning pro, he veered slightly dogleg and embraced exciting opportunities to run a string of successful restaurants, including his acclaimed run at Brunos Trattoria in Brea, California.
Poker Pro Josh Hale has mastered the balance between strategy, determination and luck needed to excel at both poker and golf. Josh made his biggest splash to date in the poker world by winning $500k at the WPT Legends of Poker main event. And his winning attitude extends beyond late night poker marathons, with a 2nd career reading people as a successful HR recruiter by day. Any weekend wagers on the back nine are highly discouraged.
Future episodes will feature a revolving door of special guests that join our cast both on the links and back at the clubhouse for drinks. Whether musicians, corporate leaders, actors, social media influencers, athletes or other extraordinary personalities- the men and women we bring on the show will discuss values and skills needed to succeed on the golf course and in the game of life. And we hope their stories will inpsire each and every one of our viewers to live and play like Big Shots as well!