Strokes of genius, on canvas and course
By Andrew Linnehan | Sep 12, 2013
Special to espnW.com
There's something poetic about Sandra Gal staring out of a hotel room tucked into the rolling hills and refreshing shores of the French countryside. A renaissance girl in a world of smartphones and Snapchats, Gal pulled out her paintbrush and canvas at Evian Resort Golf Club, site of this week's Evian Championship, the fifth and final major of the 2013 LPGA season.
Her mission: To produce a work of art for her good friend, whose wedding she will attend in Italy next week.
"I was thinking a nice wedding gift would be a painting," said Gal, who got some extra time to work on her painting Thursday after the first round was postponed due to rain. She might need it. The former University of Florida golfer, who was raised in Germany, admitted she already has started a second draft since she arrived at Evian. Read More >>
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