Tim Rosaforte joined Golf Channel in 2007, lending an insider’s perspective into the game’s top professional tours and its players. He contributes to Morning Drive, Golf Central and the network’s Live From programming, airing on-site from the game’s biggest events. Rosaforte also serves as an interviewer/essayist during select Champions Tour events.
A veteran senior writer at Golf World magazine, Rosaforte has covered nearly 140 major championships and 15 Ryder Cups since the early 1980s. He has been honored with more than 40 writing awards during his career, including first place in the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA) magazine in each of the four major categories: feature, column, event coverage and special projects. In 2014, Rosaforte received the “PGA Lifetime Achievement Award in Journalism” for his contribution to the game. He also is the author of three books: Raising the Bar: The Championship Years of Tiger Woods; Heartbreak Hill: The Anatomy of a Ryder Cup; and Tiger Woods: The Making of a Champion. He has covered golf for Sports Illustrated, Golf Digest, Golf Illustrated and Links Magazine, as well as several Florida newspapers.
Rosaforte is no stranger to television, having served as a contributing analyst for USA Network’s PGA TOUR Sunday as well as SportsCenter and the Today Show. He also lent his expertise to USA Network’s early round coverage of PGA TOUR events, the Masters and the Ryder Cup.
A graduate of the University of Rhode Island, Rosaforte resides in Jupiter, Fla., with his wife, Genevive, and has two daughters, Genna and Molly.