Turning Setbacks into Comebacks

Discover how to turn a setback into a comeback and stay motivated through life’s trials. Hear inspirational stories from survivors who experienced adverse health conditions, including the journeys of Babe Didrikson Zaharias and Ben Hogan.

Tour the “Comeback Age” exhibit and the Ben Hogan Room to view artifacts related to Zaharias’ multifaceted athletic career and her victory at the 1954 U.S. Women’s Open after battling cancer, as well as Hogan’s triumph at the 1950 U.S. Open following a debilitating car crash.

While putting on Pynes Putting Course at the USGA, learn about "Golfer’s Return to Golf", a program that helps individuals play better golf and prevent injuries, improves balance and weight transfer and reduces stress on joints.

Registration includes a tour of the USGA Museum, a book signing and light refreshments.

Kathleen Toomey, MD, medical director of Steeplechase Cancer Center and oncologist

Hilary Freidman, breast cancer and lymphoma survivor

Michelle Williams, breast cancer survivor

Maggie Lagle, historian, USGA Golf Museum

John Maurer, PT, physical therapist, RWJUH Somerset

United States Golf Association

77 Liberty Corner Rd.

Liberty Corner, NJ 07938

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