Ireland Journey


After over 2,000 miles in 15 days, 12 courses, 50 Guinness, two goats, one trophy, a car ferry, spectacular cliffs, a dire wolf, a giant’s causeway and lobstering in a mini wooden skiff, several members of the Fire Pit Collective get together to reflect on Covid, camaraderie, culture and the craic on the island of Ireland.

Laird Shepherd 2021 Amateur Champion

For Laird Shepherd, death came before rebirth.
Once one of most promising prospects in English golf, Shepherd was derailed by a series of injuries. A year ago, his back was such a mess he resorted to working in a call center for Tesco, the UK supermarket chain, for eight pounds an hour.

Springer Video

Against Overwhelming Odds – VIDEO

College sweethearts Emma and Hayden Springer are the All-American couple: she works as a neurosurgical nurse while he is chasing his golf dreams. The joy they felt when Emma became pregnant turned to grave concern when their baby was diagnosed with Trisomy 18, a deadly chromosomal condition.

Sign up for our newsletter!

Never miss a story, new podcast, special event or merch drop.

Sign up today and receive a discount code for 10% your next purchase from the Pit Shop!

Scroll to Top