The Golf Scene TV Show, hosted by Steve Kashul on NBC Sports Chicago, is now in its 25th season. The show is created and produced by Channel Fore, Inc. and is the longest airing golf television show in the nation, along with being one of the five longest airing television shows on Chicago. The Golf Scene was recently selected for inclusion within Chicago’s Museum of Broadcast Communications.
The show airs Sundays at 6PM and is replayed on NBC Sports Chicago throughout the week. This season’s first episode featured tours of Ravisloe Country Club and Fox Bend Golf Club as well as innovative golf products for the 2018 golf season at PGA Tour Superstore.
Steve Kashul was born and raised in Park Ridge and is in his 25th season as show host and is also a Chicago Bulls radio host. Steve currently hosts Sports Medicine Weekly Saturday mornings on WSCR, which covers sports injury, fitness and nutrition tips along with 670 The Score’s sports medicine authority, Dr. Brian Cole.
Kashul has won two Emmy Awards as host of Chicago Bulls basketball and his work has been recognized nationally. Steve has also appeared as the lead announcer and voice of the Senior PGA Tour for CNBC, in addition to events on The Golf Channel, Notre Dame Football Coaches Show, and a show focusing on Special Olympics in Illinois.
Over its 25 years, The Golf Scene covered the majority of the top events, businesses and golf facilities in the Chicagoland area. Here are some of the local courses recently featured on the show:
- Mistwood Golf Club
- Eagle Ridge Resort
- The Preserve at Oak Meadows
- Bartlett Hills Golf Club
- Bowes Creek Country Club
- The Highlands of Elgin Golf Course
- Deerfield Golf Club and Learning Center
- Fox Run Golf Links
- Golf Center Des Plaines
- Naperbrook Golf Course
- Springbrook Golf Course
- Chalet Hills Golf Club
- Village Greens of Woodridge
- The Arboretum Club