Tee It Up Radio Show
Tee It Up with Kevin Haime is a live call in golf talk show. Tee It Up airs weekly on Sports Radio 1200 "The Team" in Ottawa and Team 990 in Montreal, on your AM dial. Every week Kevin takes your calls and questions on the golf swing, how to hit the shots, the latest teaching methods, the newest equipment, club fitting, and everything that's hot in golf from the World and PGA Tours to all your local golf news.
To listen to any of Kevin's past shows just click on a segment below and press play on the media player
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November 15, 2008
Segment 1 - John Haime hosts with Kevin Haime. This segment breaks down the hardships of Tour School and how some local golfers are doing.
Segment 2 - An interview with Larry Roy from Synlawn about their great synthetic turf systems.
Segment 3 - A discussion on things you can do this winter to become a better putter in 2009.
Segment 4 - An interview with Dennis Walters, a handicapped golfer who puts on a great demonstration for golfers of all abilities.
Segment 5 - Announcing the winners of the Kevin Haime Money Race Pool.
Segment 6 - A lengthy discussion on how to read greens and answers to a question on aligning your putter on the green.Play Segments:      
November 1, 2008
Segment 1 - A discussion on the Toronto Fall Golf Show and some of the new products found there.
Segment 2 - An interview with Viti Gomes from Nike Canada about their 2008 line-up of PGA Professionals.
Segment 3 - A continuation of the interview with Viti Gomes about Nike's 2009 line-up of equipment.
Segment 4 - A discussion with John Haime about the Serge Giroux Dream Classic.
* Please note this segment has some background noise
Segment 5 - Kevin answers a caller's question on driver specifications.
Segment 6 - Dean Brown calls in to talk about tonight's Senators game. Play Segments:      
October 18, 2008Play Segments:  
October 11, 2008
Segment 1 - Faults and Fixes show. This teaching show will go over some common faults and how to fix them.
* Please note that this segment has some background noise
Segment 2 - A short discussion with Dean Brown about tonight's Senators game vs. Detroit. Kevin answers an email question on ball position.
Segment 3 - Kevin finishes up the discussion on ball position and gives a lesson on hand position answering the question - Why are you wearing out your golve?
Segment 4 - An interview with the head pro at Valhalla Golf Club talking about the Ryder Cup and other major championships played there.
Segment 5 - Lessons on body coil and arm movement using Boo Weekley as an example.
Segment 6 - Finishing up the discussion on common faults by talking about golfers having too big a backswing and how you can fix it.Play Segments:      
October 4, 2008
Segment 1 - An introduction of the show
Segment 2 - A lesson on controlling the length of your swing by controlling your shoulder turn and an email question about clubfitting and lessons.
Segment 3 - A lesson on how to adjust your game for fall golf (starting position and swing adjustments) and how to deal with wind and turf conditions.
Segment 4 - An interview with Chris Walling, Head of Marketing for Callaway Canada about the new FT 9 driver and the FT -IQ Driver.
Segment 5 - Part 2 of the interview with Chris Walling about the new X22 series irons and the Big Bertha Diablo Driver.
Segment 6 - Clublink Club Check with Tour Championship winner Camillio Villegas and a discussion on setting up your set.Play Segments:      
September 27, 2008
Segment 1 - In the first hour kevin discusses learning in the fall breaks down the American win at teh Ryder Cup and looks forward to the Fall Finish on the PGA Tour.
Kevin also interviews Ann Spencer, Tournament Director of the Turning Stone Resort Championship.
In the Tour Watch Kevin looks at Anthony Kim's swing and focuses on what you can learn about the length of your club and how great his posture is.
Segment 2 - This hour starts with a listener question on your arm motion during the backswing and through impact followed by a chipping lesson on how to swing the clubhead through the ball properly.
Next is a lesson on your takeaway and how to turn your body properly in your backswing.
The last part of this hour is a discussion on sound and how it impacts your perception of the club you are using as well as the perception of the ball you use.Play Segments:  
September 20, 2008
A Ryder Cup Roundtable discussing Friday's matches, what is happening on the course on Saturday and predictions.Play Segments:      
September 13, 2008
Segment 1- An interview with John Bliss of Ping Golf discussing the new Ping Rapture V2.
Segment 2 - A round table discussion setting up the Ryder Cup. Kevin is joined by Martin Boucher of Ping Golf Canada and Adam Holden - Australian PGA Teaching Professional from the Kevin Haime Golf Centre.
Segment 3 - A discussion on club fitting and the impact it can have on your game. Also discussions on the different software systems available for clubfitting.
Segment 4 - A little bit of Ryder Cup history and the bad blood between the Europeans and the USA.
Segment 5 - Tour Watch on Lee Westwood and how his weight loss has changed his swing. Also keep an eye on his great finish. The panel then breaks down the European Ryder Cup team.
Segment 6 - Club Link Club Check on Camilio Villegas followed by a breakdown of the American Ryder Cup team.Play Segments:      
September 6, 2008
Segment 1 - An introduction of the show and a discussion on the process in golf and staying in the moment.
Segment 2 - Kevin and John Haime discuss the European Ryder Cup Team and Captain Nick Faldo's picks.
Segment 3 - Kevin and John discuss the American Ryder Cup Team.
Segment 4 - Part one of an interview with Barney Adams, the man behind Adam's Golf.
Segment 5 - Part two of the Barney Adams interview discussing his new book and his many business adventures.
Segment 6 - Tour Watch on Camilio Villegas and new and notes from around the world of golf.Play Segments:      
August 30, 2008
Segment 1 - An introduction to the show and a commentary on Turning Stone Resort and Casino.
Segment 2 - A discussion on the Notah Begay III Skins Game and a lesson on the learning process.
Segment 3 - A lesson on optimizing the quality of your equipment. Inexpensive steps you can take to make sure you play your best.
Segment 4 - An interview with John Haime about the upcoming Ryder Cup picks for Team USA and Team Europe.
Segment 5 - A lesson on backswing leg action and the roll of the legs in your swing. References to Ben Hogan, Nick Faldo and Steve Elkington.
Segment 6 - A lesson on downswing leg action. How to start your downswing and how much knee action to look for.Play Segments:      
August 23, 2008
Hour 1 - In this hour Kevin talks about planning out your round ahead of time before heading out to golf and what you can do to be more prepared.
Hour 2 - In this hour Kevin talks about course management strategy, staying positive and in the present and in his final segment he gives you a sand play lesson.Play Segments:  
August 9, 2008
A roundtable discussion on the PGA Championship at Oakland Hills and setting up the CN Canadian Ladie's Open at the Ottawa Hunt Club. Kevin is joined by CPGA Professionals Graham Gunn and Dave Kalil.Play Segments:      
August 2, 2008
Segment 1: Introduction with a lesson on how to advance your ball out of the rough.
Segment 2: A discussion with Mark Dottori of Callaway Canada about Morgan Pressell and Annika Sorenstam.
Segment 3: A discussion with Karl Parks about the Ottawa Sun Scramble.
Segment 4: A backswing lesson. A general discussion on flexibility and backswing positions.
Segment 5: A backswing lesson. Kevin discusses the role of the back leg, and the path the arms should swing on.
Segment 6: An interview with Sean Van Kesteren - Tournament Director of the CN Canadian Women's Open.Play Segments:      
July 26, 2008
Segment 1 - Kevin sets up the show and wraos up the British Open focusing on the great showing of Greg Norman.
Segment 2 - An interview with Scott Simmons, Director of the RCGA setting up the Canadian Open at Glen Abbey and talking about the future direction of the RCGA.
Segment 3 - Running down some Canadian Open trivia and history.
Segment 4 - How to be prepared to play in bad weather and a few key things you should keep in your bag to be ready for it.
Segment 5 - An interview with Chris Stevenson discussing the Callaway Fitting Centre in Montreal and his great experience at Club de Golf Ile du Montreal. They finish up with a discussion on the Canadian Open.
Segment 6 - Club Link Club Check - a look inside Padraig Harrington's golf bag. News and notes around the world of golf.Play Segments:      
July 19, 2008
A round table discussion on the Britsh Open.Play Segments:      
July 12, 2008
Segment 1: A show about the British Open Championship at Royal Birkdale.
Segment 2: A conversation with John Haime about the upcoming Open Championship.
Segment 3: Part 2 of a conversation with John Haime with picks for the Open Championship and a look at Kenny Perry's swing with a lesson on timing.
Segment 4: A discussion on setting up your golf bag properly. How to choose the right driver, fairway woods and hybrid clubs.
Segment 5: Part II of the discussion on setting up your golf bag properly. A lesson on how to pick the right irons for your game and ability.
Segment 6: Part III on setting up your golf bag. Kevin discusses how many wedges should be in your golf bag. Play Segments:      
July 5, 2008
Segment 1: An introduction of the show and a discussion on Kenny Perry.
Segment 2: A discussion on the Nationwide Tour Gretzky event at Collingwood. How to stay in the moment during your round and the #1 course management mistake.
Segment 3: Tour Watch on Steve Stricker and what he worked on to turn his game around. An introduction of The Glenlivet British Open Pool by Anthony Seed.
Segment 4: Some British Open stats to get you in the mood for the major! How to practice properly for best results.
Segment 5: An interview with John Garrity of Sports Illustrated on his new book Tiger 2.0.
Segment 6: A look inside Kenny Perry's golf bag and how the weight of the shaft affects your shots. Also, the #1 errors poeple make in your swing.Play Segments:      
June 28, 2008
Segment 1: An introduction of the show and thoughts on Tiger's win at the US Open and his leg injury.
Segment 2: A discussion on junior golf, etiquette and the importance of rules in golf.
Segment 3: Jubillee Fine Jewellers Tour Watch on Annika Sorenstam and an interview with Tony House about the Rautins House Celebrity Charity Classic.
Segment 4: A discussion on why golfers slice the ball. Also, three starting position mistakes golfers make.
Segment 5: Backswing slice causes and how golfers need to intiate theur downswings to avoid slicing the ball. Play Segments:     
June 14, 2008
U.S. Open roundtable discussion with Kevin, John and Chris Stevenson.Play Segments:      
June 7, 2008
US Open Preview
Segment 1 - Show set up including a discussion on the Kevin Haime Junior Golf Initiative and qualifying rounds for the US Open.
Segment 2 - An interview with famed golf writer John Feinstein about his book - Tales from Q School.
Segment 3 - Tour Watch on Tommy Armour III and what you can learn from his shorter backswing. A discussion with John Haime and Max Williamson from MWM Sports Managment about some new golf travel programs to China, Dubai and Europe.
Segment 4 - More detailed information on these great golf travel destinations. US Open talk about Torrey Pines - the course and the conditions.
Segment 5 - US Open talk on the favourites for the Open and players to watch.
Segment 6 - A lesson on hitting greenside pitch shots out of the long rough.Play Segments:      
May 31, 2008
A putting show!
Segment 1 - Introduction for the show
Segment 2 - An interview with Graham Gunn on putting. Graham works with putting guru Marius Filmalter
Segment 3 - A discussion on the putting stroke - A comparison of the straight back - straight through and arc putting stroke.
Segment 4 - An interview with V.J. Trolio - inventor of the Putting Arc on the putting stroke and how to set up over the ball.
Segment 5 - A step by step look at how to get fit for a putter, how to set up over a putt and some thoughts on common mistakes golfers make when putting.
Segment 6 - A discussion of common putting mistakes and some drills to help you putt better.Play Segments:      
May 17, 2008
We are wrapping up the Player's Championship and talking about your driver!
Segment 1 - Wrapping up the inaugural Kevin Haime Kids to the Course Classic and talking about our new Junior Initiative.
Segment 2 - A converstaion with Paul Lebreux about the Player's Championship Pro-Am. Paul was down and played with J.B. Holmes and we get his thoughts on the course, the players and the Ryder Cup.
Segment 3 - A discussion on setting up with and driver and Tour Watch on Jonathon Bird and what you can learn from his set-up.
Segment 4 - Comments on Annika Sorenstam's decision to retire and a discussion on how to choose a driver clubhead.
Segment 5 - A discussion on maximizing your distance off the tee. An explanation of launch angle, ball speed, and ball spin rate.
Segment 6 - An explanation of how to choose a drivers haft. How to select club length, shaft stiffness, flexpount, shaft torque and weight.Play Segments:      
May 10, 2008
A round table discussion on the Player's Championship.Play Segments:      
May 3, 2008
A short game show with interviews with Bob Flaro and Paul Sherratt.
Segment 1 - An interview with Gayle Grass, author of the Iris the Dragon book series. Her new book "Hole in One" deals with children's anxiety disorders.
Segment 2 - A lesson on the value of a 60 degree wedge and it's versatility. Why you should use more lofted clubs around the green.
Segment 3 - Clublink Club Check - A look inside Adam Scott's golf bag. An interview with Bob Flaro, Head Pro at the Ottawa Hunt Club. Bob discusses chip shots and 50 yard pitch shots.
Segment 4 - A lesson on pitches, soft pitches, and lob shots. Also, how to address the ball and swing the club in greenside situations.
Segment 5 - A short game discussion with Head Professional and great teacher, Paul Sherratt. Topics include pitting, and the technique behind spinning the pitch shot.
Segment 6 - Listener questions on ball position in the bunker and how to choose the bounce angle on your wedges. Also, a general lesson on bunker shots.
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April 26, 2008
This is a teaching show on shortgame, balance and posture.
Segment 1 - A discussion on the short game and posture
Segment 2 - A conversation with John Haime about how to sift through the many swing theories out there.
Segment 3 - Tour Watch on Adam Scott and what you can learn from his finish position. A discussion on Tiger Wood's backswing positions.
Segment 4 - Balance and Posture - step by step on how to stand over the ball properly.
Segment 5 and 6 - Three final tips on proper golf posture and a fool proof way to chip the golf ball.Play Segments:      
April 19, 2008
On this week's show we have a wrap up of the Masters, an interview with the Tournament Director for the CN Canadian Women's Open and a teaching discussion on the importance of your grip.
Segment 1 - A discussion on lie angle and why you should get your lie angles checked.
Segment 2 - A wrap up of the 2008 Masters including a discussion on the back nine course changes and Trevor Immelman.
Segment 3 - A discussion on Tiger Woods' backswing and what to do to play better golf.
Segment 4 - An interview with with Sean Van Kesteran, Tournament Director for the CN Canadian Women's Open to be held in 2008 at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club.
Segment 5 - A conversation on the role your grip (hand placement) plays on your golf. Why do you need a proper grip?
Segment 6 - A discussion on the importance of grip, posture and alignment - the Holy Trinity of golf success.Play Segments:      
April 12, 2008
A round table discussion on the Masters.Play Segments:      
April 5, 2008
Kevin and John Haime spend the show setting up the Masters.
Segment 1 - Dave Kalil, teaching professional at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club calls in to discuss their first trip to the Masters.
Segment 2 - A discussion on a trip to the Masters and highlights of what to look for when you are there.
Segment 3 - A Masters discussion on course conditions, the reality of the contours on the course and some of the course changes.
Segment 4 - An interview with teaching great David Leadbetter.
Segment 5 - Masters talk - Who is the favourite and who are some of the dark horses?
Segment 6 - Clublink Club Check with Andres Romero and his chances at the Masters. A recap and discussion on the David Leadbetter interview.Play Segments:      
March 29, 2008
A live show from the Ottawa Gatineau Golf Expo.Play Segments:   
March 22, 2008
This show is all about putting!
Segment 1 - Some Tiger stats and a discussion on the importance of practicing your putting.
Segment 2 - An interview with Sam Frogette - founder of Eyeline Golf - some of Kevin's favourite teaching aids for putting.
Segment 3 - Tour Watch featuring Geoff Ogilvie's smooth putting stroke. A continuing interview with Sam Frogette and some great putting drills.
Segment 4 - An interview with V.J. Trolio - inventor of the Putting Arc and a discussion on your putting stroke and most common putting mistakes.
Segment 5 - A continuing interview with V.J. Trolio and a discussion on his new book, "The Final Missing Piece of Ben Hogan's Secret Puzzle".
Segment 6 - Club Check of Tiger Woods' bag and what you can learn from the weight of his shafts. An interview with Glenna Gosewich about next week's Ottawa Gatineau Golf expo.Play Segments:      
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March 8, 2008
A club fittting show. Kevin recounts his trip to Phoenix at the Ping factory and hitting balls at the Tour Fitting Centre.
Segment 1 - A discussion on Bubba Watson's swing and stories about his length.
Segment 2, 3 and 4 - An interview with John Bliss Head Designer for Ping
Segment 5 - Tour Watch with Jeff Maggert looking at the spine angle of his swing and his shoulder turn.
Also a teaching segment on "shanks"
Segment 6 - Club check with Lorena Ochoa and a teaching tip on transferring your weight properly.Play Segments:      
March 1, 2008
A golf fitness show.
Segment 1 - Setting up the golf fitness show and an interview with Tony Greco about the importance of flexability and a strong core for golf.
Segment 2 - Interview with Bill Stewart of 1st Tee and 10th Tee Energy Bars.
Segment 3 - Tour Watch with Lorena Ochoa on how relaxed her backswing is and what a great forward motion she has.
Segment 4 - An interview with local Nationwide Tour Player Lee Curry.
Segment 5 - More of our interview with Lee Curry
Segment 6 - Club Check with Bubba Watson and what you can learn from the length of his driver. Also more fitness talk with Mark Sutcliffe and Phil Marsh.Play Segments:      
February 23, 2008
The backsing show and the killers in your game. Also an important announcement!
Segment 1 - Talking about corrective lenses and how they affect your golf game.
Segment 2 - Introducing our Kevin Haime Kids to the Course Charity Classic and an interview with Clublink's Jonathon Bodden.
Segment 3 - Introducing the new Kevin Haime Junior Golf initiative. Tour Watch with K.J. Choi on how smooth and level his swing is.
Segment 4 - The backswing killers in golf.
Segment 5 - More backswing talk.
Segment 6 - Club Check with Phil Micjelson and a lesson on choosing your wedges. A short review on Nick Faldo's book.Play Segments:      
February 16, 2008
This show is all about how to fill your golf bag properly. We will also have an interview with Martin Boucher of Ping Golf.
Segment 1 - Setting up the show and a discussion on Jack Nicklaus' putting style.
Segment 2 - An interview with Martin Boucher of Ping Golf on their new G190 product line.
Segment 3 - Tour Watch on Phil Mickelson's putting stroke followed by a discussion on choosing the right driver for you.
Segment 4 - Choosing the right fairway woods and checking their your lie angles.
Segment 5 - Choosing the right hybrids to fill in your set.
Segment 6 - Club Check with Steve Lowrey. Choosing the right wedges to fill in your gaps.Play Segments:      
February 9, 2008
This show is all about distance!
Segment 1 - We discuss the elements which will help you gain distance srtating with your starting position.
Segment 2 - This teaching segment focuses on gaining distance through your starting position, takeaway, backswing, wrist hinge and rotation through the ball.
Segment 3 - Tour Watch looking at Jason Day and his hip rotation through the ball. We also have an interview wil Billy Tempro, Club Manager a Club Rockley in Barbados.
Segment 4 - An interview with Phillip Gazely inventor of the Two Thumbs grip.
Segment 5 - Club Check with J.B. Holmes and more distance tips focusing on choosing the right shaft and clubhead for you.
Segment 6 - An interview with Chris Stevenson about the Habs/ Sens game.Play Segments:      
February 2, 2008
It's Sumo Saturday and we have a great interview with Stephen Ames on this week's show. We will also talk about your game plan for getting better.
Segment 1 - Talking about what is coming up on this week's show and some amazing Tiger statistics.
Segment 2 - Interview with PGA Tour star Stephen Ames
Segment 3 - Interview with Canadian Senior Champion Graham Gunn
Segment 4 - A chat with John Haime about Emotional Intelligence and your game plan to play better golf.
Segment 5 - Tour Watch looks at J.B. Holmes and how a shorter backswing can get you more power. Also an interview with Neval Greenidge from Barabdos Tourism.
Segment 6 - Club Check look sinto the bag of Tiger Woods and then we give you some tips on choosing the right players for the Money Race pool. Play Segments:      
January 26, 2008
This week's show introduces the Montreal audience to Tee It Up and wraps up the Orlando Golf Show.
Segment 1 - A description of the show for the Montreal audience.
Segment 2 - Interview with Chris Walling of Callaway about their new iMix technology
Segment 3 - A follow-up on the Callaway segment - How the new technology will affect the market and how kick point affects your ball flight.
Segment 4 - Your action plan to play better golf
Segment 5 - Tour Watch on Tiger Woods and the recent changes to his swing. Also an interview with the inventor of Kickspikes.
Segment 6 - Club Check on D.J. Trahan and a few tips on choosing your players for the Money Race Pool.Play Segments: