John Jacobs Books & Biography
John Jacobs was born near Lindrick in South Yorkshire. Now in his eighties, he was the founder of the European Tour, Ryder Cup captain in 1979 and 1981, and was awarded an OBE in 1997. He is also co-founder of the John Jacobs Golf Schools in the States.
Steve Newell, who collaborated with John Jacobs on this book, is a former instruction editor for Golf World, Europe's premier golf magazine. He has worked with many of the world's leading golfers and coaches on a number of golf books, including Ernie Els and David Leadbetter.