Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Once living the dream as a professional golfer, playing on prestigious courses and dating a former super model, Mark Burk finds himself with only his bag of golf clubs and a camper that he lives in while working at Home on The Range in Newcastle.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Homeless with a bag of clubs and an Adidas backpack, Mark Burk now is working as a golf instructor that will hopefully land the former golf pro back on his feet and on the path to his dream of playing on the tour.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Demonstrating his sweet stroke, Mark Burk still has the skills and knowledge to teach golf, but wants to work on his game to seriously compete on the golf tour level.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Early in 2010 Mark Burk's story of road to recovery was televised on Golf Channel in a reality series called Pipe Dream. Almost 2 years later, Mark finds himself a new home, Home on The Range golf range in Newcastle.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Mark Burk pulls clubs out from his bag shadowed on the door of his camper where he lives in the parking lot of Home on The Range in Newcastle.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Former golf professional Mark Burk lived his dream of playing and teaching golf for a living, until court battles with an ex-girlfriend landed him homeless and without a career. Mark's journey has taken him to a new home, Home on The Range golf range in Newcastle where he works as a golf instructor while living in a camper in the parking lot.