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Dennis Walters uses golf to amaze, inspire

Joe Avento, NET News Service • Jun 19, 2013 at 4:29 AM

Dennis Walters always figured he’d be on tour hitting golf balls, but his career took an unexpected turn years ago and it changed the focus of his tour.

Walters was paralyzed in a golf-cart accident in 1974, ending his dream of playing on the PGA Tour. But it hasn’t stopped him from making a living out of the game he loves.

He has spent the last 35 years touring the country, doing golf exhibitions that feature trick shots hit with some outrageous clubs mixed with an inspirational message.

Walters will appear at Elizabethton Golf Course on Friday at 11 a.m. Admission is free, and lunch and junior golf activities will follow the show.

Continue reading at the Johnson City Press.

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