Taking a Look at Tiger Woods

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Tiger Wood's real name is Eldrick Woods and his father was a huge inspiration to him. (Hasday, page 1) He was given trouble because he didn't have the same race as everyone else although, “he was actually of African American, Native American, Asian, and Caucasian background.” (Britannica School, 2014) Tiger Woods has gone through many tragedies and he is such a strong person that he hasn't let any of them stop him from doing what he loves. (Tiger Crash, 2014) Tiger started golf at a very young age and was always much accelerated in the sport. When he was 3 years old, he attended a junior tournament and won. (tigerwoods.com) Around the age of 8, Woods had become extremely proficient at the game, even showing off his skills on television shows such as Good Morning America(biography.com). At age 11 he was undefeated in more than 30 junior tournaments and at age 16 he was the youngest to play in the PGA tournament (Britannica School). He was featured in golf magazines and accomplished many things on the golf course when he was young. (tigerwoods.com) He has always been very successful at the game. He has many accomplishments in the game. "Tiger played in his first professional tournament in 1992, at age 16, at the Nissan Los Angeles Open and in three more PGA TOUR events in 1993." (tigerwoods.com) Woods won the U.S. Masters at Augusta in…

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