By Evan Rothman
PGA TOUR pro Gary Woodland took a new approach to offseason training, and it is already paying dividends.
Gary Woodland is widely regarded as one of the best athletes in professional golf. The 32-year-old PGA TOUR pro was an All-State high school basketball player in his native Kansas, and began his college days on a hoops scholarship to Washburn University, living out a childhood dream when he took the court against the University of Kansas in its famous Allen Fieldhouse. Unfortunately, Woodland’s lengthy injury list during his seven seasons on Tour wouldn’t look out of place in the NBA, never mind the PGA TOUR.