Wei Under Par
By Stephanie Wei and Nikki B
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Stephanie Wei and Nikki B bring you their fresh and dynamic perspectives on the world of golf. The two former Division I college golfers chat candidly about their experiences and travels -- whether it's following the world's best golfers inside the ropes on Tour to playing the greatest golf courses on the planet. Their unscripted, candid conversations with the biggest names to the unsung movers and shakers make you feel like you're at the 19th hole with your regular Sunday foursome. This young duo provides knowledge, wit and entertaining insight as their rant and rave about everything golf.
||ExplicitKip Henley on PGA Tour rookie Austin Cook and winning the RSM Classic (Ep. 24)||I caught up with legendary looper Kip Henley on Monday afternoon who was still on cloud nine after the RSM Classic at Sea Island. Kip had been bouncing around the past three years because his former boss Brian Gay had been injured and he was...||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitParamount CC Pod Party With Steve Scott and Brian Chapin (Ep. 23)||On Tuesday I popped by Paramount CC, where I am super fortunate to be an unofficial honorary member (I have no idea what that really means, but I have no complaints), in Rockland County, NY, about an hour from my apartment in the city, to work on my...||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNGLA All Day! Patrick Koenig (Ep. 22)||We're back! And I managed to be a bit more coherent this time and only went on a few rambling tangents (as in, I didn't faint earlier in the day--progress)! Patrick Koenig and I talk about the first stop at National Golf Links of America (NGLA) in our..||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNo time for Fishing at Fishers Island, part 1 (Ep. 21)||Welcome to the first part of a very special series of episodes with friend of the pod and regular guest Patrick Koenig, who chatted with me about his solo and buddies trips to Ireland and Scotland this summer. When we recorded the pod, I mentioned he...||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMini Tour Life: Paul Apyan (Ep. 20)||We're back! And yes, it's been a while -- from holiday in idyllic Gozo (with poor WiFi and bad cell service, which was bliss after the initial shock that lasted like 5-6 days of not being able to access all the information about the horrible stuff...||9/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTim Kawakami, Editor-in-Chief of The Athletic Bay Area, on his new gig, Steph Curry and Colin Kaepernick (Ep. 19)||Following the third round at the Northern Trust Open, I caught up with Tim Kawakami, the Editor-in-Chief of The Athletic Bay Area, while he was en route to cover the big fight — yes, that one: Mayweather vs. McGregor. Prior to joining The Athletic...||9/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFrom junior golf to life on Tour: Andres Gonzales (Ep. 18)||PGA Tour pro Andres Gonzales is one of my oldest and dearest friends. We met when we were 15 through our swing coach (Joe Thiel) back in our junior golf days. We practiced and played a lot together, and Andres often caddied for me at qualifiers for...||8/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit2017 PGA Championship: Round 3 preview with Brandel Chamblee (Ep. 17)||I caught up with Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee on Saturday morning ahead of the third round of the PGA Championship. We discussed the changes to Quail Hollow, the impact of the weather on the course conditions and what we've seen so far from...||8/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2017 PGA Championship preview with Illinois Head Coach and PGA Professional Mike Small and PGA Tour pro Kevin Na (Ep. 16)||Welcome to the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club! There's so much to share and discuss, but you'll have to listen to the podcast to hear about the changes to the golf course, which plays hosts to a regular PGA Tour event, and the overwhelming...||8/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHally Leadbetter on moving to NYC, transition from playing pro golf, and recent buddies trip in Scotland (Golf in Ireland/Scotland, Part 3, Episode 15)||I caught up a few weeks ago with Golf Digest social media coordinator, pro golfer and part-time comedian Hally Leadbetter. We talked about her recent move to NYC, her journey from junior golfer to pro golf to media, good/bad "golf parents",...||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2017 Open Championship Wrap with Craig Connelly, aka The Wee Man (Episode 14)||Stephanie Wei is joined by friend of the pod Craig Connelly, who loops for Martin Kaymer, the morning after Jordan Spieth's dramatic, incredible and mind-blowing victory at the Open at Royal Birkdale. They talk Kaymer and Craig's finish (T37),...||7/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPatrick Koenig, Golf in Scotland and Ireland, Part 2 (Episode 13)||Stephanie Wei spoke with golf photographer/social media extraordinaire Patrick Koenig about his solo trip to play golf in Ireland -- he drove around the country and played 13 courses in eight days! -- and his buddies trip in Scotland. We...||7/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2017 Open Championship: Golf Channel's Jerry Foltz at Royal Birkdale (Episode 12)||Stephanie Wei chats with Golf Channel on-course announcer Jerry Foltz, who is on the ground at Royal Birkdale, about The Open, links golf, rules snafus, along with other random stories.||7/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit2017 Scottish Open: Chilling with Andrew "Beef" Johnston (Episode 11)||Stephanie Wei catches up with Andrew "Beef" Johnston (and his agent Shaun Reddin) on Saturday evening following the third round of the Scottish Open over drinks and dinner at the restaurant at their hotel in Ayrshire, about 15 miles down the road...||7/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit2017 Scottish Open with Geoff Shackelford (Golf in Scotland, Part 1)||Golf's renaissance man Geoff Shackelford, who is a senior writer at Golfweek, contributor for Golf Channel and pioneer in the game's multimedia presence with his eponymous blog, is also at the Scottish Open at Dundonald Links. I tricked him into...||7/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe inevitable giant Trump at the U.S. Women's Open with Karen Stupples||The U.S. Women's Open is taking place this week at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, which President Donald Trump has dubbed the "Summer White House." It's impossible not to address the fact that the women's national championship is...||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIrish Open at Portstewart with European Tour pro Robert Rock and Sky Sports analyst Andrew Coltart (Episode Eight)||We're in Northern Ireland this week, covering the Irish Open at Portstewart. I caught up with friend of the blog/pod Robert Rock to talk about his forgettable season, his swing experiment that went wrong, putting and whatever else came...||7/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPeter Uihlein on the European Tour, the U.S. Amateur and U.S. Open at Erin Hills, future plans, and life with his girlfriend and dog (Episode 7)||Stephanie Wei and Nikki B chat with 2010 U.S. Amateur Champion and European Tour pro Peter Uihlein. We caught up with Pete while he was actually at home in Jupiter, Florida, where he lives with his girlfriend Chelsea and his dog Bagger. Pete talks...||6/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2017 Travelers Championship Final-Round Wrap After Spieth Holes Out in Playoff (Episode 6)||Stephanie Wei is joined by award-winning golf journalist Adam Schupak and Corporate Communications Director of Travelers Michael Whitmer, who covered golf for the Boston Globe until last year. The trio wrap-up the final round of the Travelers...||6/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSaturday at the U.S. Open Wrap-up (Episode 5)||Nikki and I talk about the thrilling action on moving day at the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. We know the leaderboard isn't filled with a bunch of "big" names, but we are loving the "nice guys" that are in contention heading into Sunday's final...||6/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanU.S. Open Saturday with Alan Shipnuck: "Very nice chaps" (Episode 4)||Sports Illustrated's Alan Shipnuck joins Stephanie Wei and Nikki B before the leaders teed off in the third round of the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. Shipnuck adds his witty banter and expert insights into what the weekend may hold and what the "very nice..||6/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUS Open Preview with Martin Kaymer's Looper Craig Connelly (Episode 3)||In this episode, Craig "The Wee Man" Connelly chats with Steph and Nikki about how he became a caddy, pranks and camaraderie between caddies on tour, what it's like being on the bag for Martin Kaymer, and his thoughts on the infamous US Open...||6/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanU.S. Open preview with Gary D'Amato (Episode 2)||"The Making of Erin Hills"||6/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWUPcast: Steph & Nikki B at the U.S. Open (Episode 1)||It's finally here. I know the anticipation has been killing you -- the debut of our podcast. Stephanie Wei and Nikki B are at Erin Hills for the 2017 U.S. Open. In this episode, the co-hosts introduce themselves and chat about how they met, their...||6/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Just what we need
Smart women talking golf. Can't be better.
“Wei Under Par” leaves a lot to be desired. I’m conflicted when writing this review because I want to like the podcast. It has such great potential. Stephanie has great experiences and access to amazing “players” in the golf industry. I know the podcast is young and will evolve so I say it give it a listen. I will prepare you - Stephanie does tend to interrupt her guests and doesn’t allow them to finish their thoughts. She also talks about herself at virtually every turn. Balance it all out and I the podcast could be great, but it is currently subpar...