Monthly Archives: July 2011

David Byrne is the Big Break Indian Wells Champion!

…and $70,000 richer!  Not too shabby for 11 days work. But like all things in David’s life, it didn’t come easy. His story about how his mother and he worked multiple jobs and struggled to make ends meet, has been told more than once on this series. But it’s worth remembering – David worked hard for his money his whole ... Read More »

Big Break Indian Wells 9: Canada Versus Jamerica

Carl certainly named this show appropriately didn’t he? I don’t know about you, but for me it was as exciting as a Ryder/President Cup match or the Stanley Cup, but this time around, Canada prevailed.  The Canucks (Kent and David) shut down Jamerica (Carl and Will)  in two nail-biting matches that were so indicative of this entire series.  Mano-a-mano – the guys fought tirelessly ... Read More »

Big Break Indian Wells 8: Shank may be gone…

….but he won’t soon be forgotten after this week’s show.  There’s a new SHANK in town!  I can’t ever remember a Big Break episode with such emotion and such a grand finale as this week’s, and it’s not even the last show!  My mouth dropped more than once, whether it was from Carl’s amazing 3-wood or Robbie’s surprise revelation at the ... Read More »