Dan McLaughlin


Golfer in Training, The Dan Plan LLC

Dan McLaughlin decided, at 30 years old, to quit his day job and become a PGA Tour golfer. The only issue was that he had zero experience in the sport, having never actually played 18 holes of golf. So, he started The Dan Plan, an experiment in one human?s potential. The ultimate goal? To see what is possible through 10,000 hours of highly focused deliberate practice. He has been writing about his experiences and recording statistics since the project began in April, 2010.



Wednesday, October 10

Sports: The Making of a Champion

Is a champion born or made? CIW explores the science of sports, the impact of sports marketing, and that ?magic thing? that happens to great... read more
Speakers: Dan McLaughlin, Kelly Amonte Hiller, Cynthia Bir, Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger, Bob Bowman, Natalie Coughlin, David Haugh
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

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