Chasin' Birdies

Booking a tee time with top athletes from the NHL, NFL, or with headlining musicians from the country music scene isn't easy. But we can give you the next best thing! Join avid golfers Jonathan Pepe and Ryan Bashour as they interact with professionals from other sports and industries, discussing their love for the game of golf and what keeps them coming back to the links again and again. Expect light-hearted interviews, tons of golf stories, and how they're doing on their own quest of chasin' birdies. Engaging episodes come out every two weeks. Partners of the Podcast include Nemacolin Resort, Bettinardi Golf, Holderness & Bourne, and Links Brewing.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 48m. Bisher sind 55 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 20 hours 57 minutes


episode 12: Pepe x Bash - Ireland Perspectives

If you follow us on social media or even listened to past episodes, you know that the 2022 Ireland trip was highly anticipated. Now, it’s over. We bring you this episode as a Pepe x Bash banter sesh and call in three of our buddies who were on the trip. We talk golf, travel, and what it was like playing across the pond. Our lineup of courses we played is Portstewart, Portrush, Royal County Down, Ardglass, The Island, and Portmarnock. If you haven’t been, you better go...


 2022-08-04  50m

episode 11: The Game Within The Game - Kyle Long

People! Welcome, Mr. Kyle Long to this week’s episode of Chasin’ Birdies. The former NFL player turned golf junkie can’t get enough of chasin’ that white ball. Lucky for us, we nailed him down on a day where he was taking a break from the strenuous game of golf. We open the episode with us discussing Kyle’s career and how he came up through the ranks to make it to the NFL. We talk football, and Kyle shares some stories about his career in the league...


 2022-07-21  1h6m

episode 10: Beer Beer Putt Putt - George Birge

Country music isn’t always about beers or trucks…and golf isn’t always about what you shoot! No better person can attest to this than George Birge. The Nashville singer joins us on today’s episode to talk…well, golf and music. Recorded in Pittsburgh at 93.7 The Fan (Thank y’all!), we open up the episode and get to learn a little more about George. Growing up in West Texas is what we all imagine: dirt roads, wide-open spaces, and country music. Music came early for George...


 2022-07-07  58m

episode 9: Mixin’ Mules x Birdies - Josh Miller

From Moscow Mules to a Transfusion Mix (just add Vodka), there’s no better craft mixer in the game than Owen’s Craft Mixers. Josh Miller, founder of Owen’s Craft Mixers, joins us on Chasin’ Birdies to talk about his leap-of-faith journey to start one of the most notable brands in the drink game today. This guy not only chases birdies on the course but has chased (and caught) birdies in LIFE. We open up the episode and discuss Josh’s background and how he started Owen’s with his partner, Tyler...


 2022-06-23  1h6m

episode 8: June Banter Sesh - Pepe x Bash

We certainly love bringing you a new guest every other week. At the same time, we love having our Banter Sesh where we talk some shit, discuss the current state of Chasin’ Birdies, and overall just banter. This is exactly what this episode is; Pepe and Bash just talking. We played in the 2022 Pete Dye Member Guest in Bridgeport, WV. We discuss this event and how we failed miserably. Pepe couldn’t keep a ball out of the water, and Bash couldn’t hole a putt from 5 feet...


 2022-06-09  37m

episode 7: Tripods x Birdies - Taylor Cusack

It's 2022 and we live in a social media-driven world. Ever hear of Taylor Cusack? One of golf's top female social media influencers and she's here today on Chasin' Birdies to tell her story and why her love for golf still remains strong. Give her a follow on Instagram or Tik-Tok. You won't be disappointed. For Taylor, it's all about the content. And today, this episode of Chasin' Birdies is great content for your listening pleasure!'s something we do daily...


 2022-05-26  53m

episode 6: Roundtable Discussion with Ryan Shazier

Former Pittsburgh Steeler and Ohio State Buckeye Ryan Shazier joins us on this week's episode of Chasin' Birdies. An extremely humble and grateful person, Ryan opens up about his early rise to the NFL before it tragically ended in 2017. This hasn't stopped Ryan from being determined to keep chasin' birdies in life and that is exactly what he's doing. Tune in....


 2022-05-12  1h8m

episode 5: Still Roccin' - Rocco Mediate

6x PGA Tour winner Rocco Mediate joins us on this episode of Chasin' Birdies. At 59 years young, there's still plenty of gas left in his tank. We talk about his start on tour in 1986, the 2008 US Open, and what he's doing now on the Champions Tour. This episode will keep you listening and wanting more! Although there were bigger moment's in Rocco's career (like beating Tiger Woods or winning 6x on tour), arguably the most notable weekend of his career happened during the 2008 US Open...


 2022-04-28  1h0m

episode 4: THE Marcus Allen - Golf x Life Talk

Former NFL running back Marcus Allen joins us on this episode of Chasin' Birdies. Question: What hasn't he won? Heisman, NFL MVP, Super Bowl MVP, and much more. Marcus knows how to chase birdies on the course and OFF the course. Give this episode a listen and hear all about his addiction to golf from one of the best to ever play in the NFL! We get back into the NFL world with former running back and now golf addict, Marcus Allen...


 2022-04-14  41m

episode 3: A 'Shoe'-In For More Distance - Bob Winskowicz

Chasin' Birdies is more than what you do on the golf course. We like to hear what people are doing off the course, too. Today's episode features Bob Winskowicz, the founder of SQAIRZ golf shoes. You may have seen SQAIRZ endorsed by Sir Nick Faldo or worn by Sepp Straka on the PGA TOUR. Regardless, the story of how SQAIRZ was born is fascinating, and by wearing these shoes, you may just gain some extra yardage off the tee...


 2022-03-31  39m