By the point he signed a brand new five-year, $100 million cope with Nike following the “Tiger Slam,” Woods and his father, who as a teen he’d unequivocally known as his “greatest pal” (and vice versa), had grown distant.
“Clearly there may be much more that I may let you know about their disagreements, however I can not,” Pete McDaniel stated. “I can not discuss that. That is one place I do know to not go to.”
Joe Grohman, struggling to search out the best phrases, stated of Earl, “I like this man. Earl was an awesome, nice dad.” He paused. “I do not know how you can easy this one over. I guarantee you that we weren’t the most effective function fashions when it got here to honoring your marriage, I guarantee you.” Taking a beat to suppose it over, Grohman sighed. “S–t,” he stated. “He is not going to love this s–t.”
Earl, he defined, used to present personal classes (on the course the place Joe was an assistant professional) to very enticing blonde ladies, who, when the lesson was over, would be part of Earl in his Winnebago for cocktails. Grohman shrugged guiltily. “And, you already know, Tiger was on the course, and I used to be simply each bit as unhealthy.”
So there Tiger was, watching the 2 predominant male figures in his life, each married, “chasing skirts and bringing them to the course, and he is seeing this…To reveal him to that, I imply…yeah.”
Parr agreed, “That made a big impact on his life.” She sensed Tiger was bothered by not simply the dishonest, however by the truth that his dad by no means even tried to cover his philandering from his son. Tiger cherished his mother a lot, Parr continued, and he was merely offended at his dad.