"Peter Kessler is golf's Walter Cronkite."






    "Peter Kessler is one of two men who made The Golf Channel successful."





    "He’s smooth as glass."





    "Bobby Jones would have loved to know Peter Kessler.




  • Golf Talk Now

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    Warming Up

    Episode 1:
    Tiger Woods

    Episode 2:
    Tiger Woods Wins The 1997 Masters

    Episode 3:
    Payne Stewart

    Episode 4:
    Payne Stewart Wins
    The 1999 US Open

    Episode 5:

    When It Was A Game

    Episode 6:
    In This Corner, Sugar Ray Robinson

    Episode 7:

    Gene Sarazen

    Episode 8:
    Gary Player's Bunker Lesson

    Episode 9:
    Bobby Jones Wins

    The 1930 Grand Slam

  • About Peter Kessler

    Peter Kessler was “The Voice” of HBO Sports from 1990 through 1995—narrating Peabody, Ace, and Emmy Award-Winning documentaries—including When it Was a Game, When it Was a Game II, the boxing trilogy In This Corner, and The Sweet Science.

    The premier talent at Golf Channel from 1995 through 2002, Peter hosted, wrote, and produced 1,300 live one-hour episodes of four different shows: Golf Talk Live, Academy Live, Viewer’s Forum and Masters Highlights.


    An active fixture in the golf industry, Peter has been featured in multiple golf publications around the world, including cover stories in Golf World and GolfWeek. His expertise and historical acumen was the subject of a ten-page profile and interview in Golf Digest. Additionally, Peter has produced programs for Callaway Golf, Adams Golf, Gary Player Golf, and Bobby Jones Golf.


    The first “Voice” on The PGA TOUR Network, Peter also wrote and hosted a daily show from 2005 through 2015. His podcast on iTunes was rated the number one golf podcast for 2014 and 2015. Continually sought for narration work, Peter has provided voice-over talent for American Express, the NBA, the USTA, and The Boys and Girls Club of America.

  • Listen to Peter's podcast: Reading The Break

    Reading the Break is a free podcast woven from the history of the game, hosted by masterful storyteller and renowned golf historian Peter Kessler. Each episode celebrates golf's vast heritage, with untold stories and insights about the most compelling subjects and people within the world of golf.


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