When you have star power like Bobby Clampett, it's hard to fathom a show with this much promise is going to be buried on a summer Saturday when most of the world is not glued to their computers.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
“RULES OF THE GAME” INTERACTIVE GOLF QUIZ SHOW PREMIERES
AUGUST 18TH ON CBS SPORTS AND GOLFDIGEST.COM
Hosts Bill Macatee and Bobby Clampett Make Sense of Golf’s Trickiest Rules
Burbank, CA (August 13, 2007) – The first ever web interactive television quiz show highlighting the rules of golf premieres August 18, 2007 (4PM Eastern) on CBS Sports and GolfDigest.com.
RULES OF THE GAME is a one-hour special highlighting funny, surprising, and unexpected applications of the rules of golf in a fast-paced interactive quiz format. The show, shot on location from Ginn Reunion Resort in Orlando, Florida, features memorable moments from PGA Tour events, as well as re-enactments performed by CBS Sports golf team members Bill Macatee and Bobby Clampett.
Among the gems revealed on the show are:
- The penalty for asking your opponent about his club selection.
- The penalty for tapping in a short putt with the grip end of your putter.
- The options presented by a shot that has landed on a bridge.
- The penalty for accidentally tapping a ball during a tee-box waggle.
Viewers are also encouraged to log on to www.GolfDigest.com to play along with the quiz throughout the broadcast. Those completing the quiz will be ranked on the accuracy of their answers.
RULES OF THE GAME is produced by Juma Entertainment in conjunction with the editors of Golf Digest. Bob Horowitz is creator and executive producer. CBS Sports’ Bill Macatee and Bobby Clampett are the hosts. RULES OF THE GAME is sponsored by Bobby Jones Golf Company and the PGA Tour SuperStore.