Death of Jim Flick

November 5, 2012
Carlsbad, California

Famed golf instructor dies of cancer at 82
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The Associated Press

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Jim Flick, a golf instructor for more than 50 years whose clients included Tom Lehman and Jack Nicklaus upon joining the Champions Tour, died Monday of pancreatic cancer, his family said. He was 82.

Flick taught golf in 23 countries and directed programs such as Golf Digest's Schools and ESPN Golf Schools. He was director of instruction at Desert Mountain in Scottsdale, Ariz., for 20 years and wrote five books, the most recent...

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