Hall of Fame former National Hockey League (NHL) player
Pro to the question "Is Golf a Sport?"
"Sure it's a sport. People don't understand what it takes to be an elite athlete in any sport. To me the mental preparation and toughness in golf blows away what it takes in any sport. Just because golfers don't wear running shoes and don't run down the fairway doesn't mean they aren't athletes.''
Peter McCleery, "Are Golfers Really Athletes?," Golf Digest, May 2, 2007