This richly designed iPad app spans seven centuries, taking you on an interactive journey of the history of the game, from Mary Queen of Scots and Old Tom Morris to Jones’ unprecedented 1930 Grand Slam and the beginnings of modern golf. Entertaining and informative stories come to life through rare historic photographs, original stories and exclusive videos. “Golf History with Peter Alliss” traces the development of early mens’ and ladies’ championships, tells fascinating tales of golf’s first champions, explores early golf lifestyle, courses and equipment, and creates an illustrated timeline of the history of the game we are so passionate about today. Version 1.2 includes a section devoted to the History of The Open Championship.
● 600 rare historical photographs
● 500 original stories on golf, its champions, courses and lifestyle
● 100 exclusive videos featuring Peter Alliss and noted Scottish golf historians’ personal memories, historical facts and anecdotes
● An interactive timeline of significant events in the history of golf, major champions, early societies, courses, equipment and much more
● Image captions with titles, dates, locations and descriptions
● Keyword search to locate all content
● Personal favorites feature
● Sharing of images and stories via Twitter, Facebook and email
● The ability to scroll across timelines, tiles, and images
● Full screen image zooming
● The option to order selected photographs as museum-quality archival prints
The app is published by Exulto Media, Inc and has been designed and developed in partnership with Polymash Inc.