Alan Shipnuck

In 1994, Alan wrote his first cover story for Sports Illustrated as a 21 year-old intern, and in the ensuing quarter-century he typed two dozen more. He has received 11 first-place awards in the annual writing contest conducted by the Golf Writers Association of America, breaking the record of Dan Jenkins, a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame.

Fire Drill

Fire Drill 061: A Day to Reflect

In this Fire Drill podcast, Alan Shipnuck, Michael Bamberger, and Ryan French break down Si Woo Kim’s win in at the Sony Open, Hayden Buckley’s near-miss and relive Michelle Wie’s glory days. They also reflect on the importance of diverse voices in golf media and the ways the sport can continue to evolve. 

Fire Drill 060: Collin’s Collapse

In the latest Fire Drill podcast, Alan Shipnuck, Ryan French, and Michael Bamberger break down Collin Morikawa’s collapse at the Tournament of Champions, Alan gets some face time with PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan, and Michael questions why top amateurs are getting Masters invitations without having to formally qualify

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