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The Holy Grail of Golf – How To Create Lag in Your Golf Swing

Lag in the golf swing

Creating lag in the golf swing is the ultimate goal for most amateur golfers. I've seen students who have literally spent their entire golfing careers trying to stop casting the golf club, only to have it fixed in one lesson that I'm going share with you today. I even had one member of my golf … [Read more...]

Fun Golf Courses Finally Getting Their Due

What Makes a Course Fun?

“Let's have some fun out here! This game's fun, OK? Fun (goshdarnit).” That’s Kevin Costner as Crash Davis in Bull Durham, only he didn’t say goshdarnit. And though he was talking about baseball, the line popped into my head while reading Golf Digest’s new ranking of America’s Most Fun Golf … [Read more...]

View from the Gallery: Rory Roars, Johnny Just Yaps

Fed Ex Cup Standings

Football season has officially commenced, meaning golf’s audience has dwindled to the core of the hardcore. I consider myself a diehard golf fan, and even I can’t help flipping from the FedEx Cup to the NFL field goal-fest du jour. Such is the lure of the pigskin. Golf news keeps coming … [Read more...]

Golf Boyz 2.oh – Golf Gets Weird

Golf Boyz New Video

Golf Boyz, Ben Crane, Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler and Hunter Mahan at it again. It's going to be an interesting Champions Dinner at Augusta this year! … [Read more...]

The Ryder Cup – Davis Love III Captain’s Picks Announced

2012 Ryder Cup

The 2012 Ryder Cup will be played September 28th - 30th on US home turf at Medinah Country Club outside Chicago. Discount Ryder Cup Tickets Team USA Captain – Davis Love III Keegan Bradley Tiger Woods Phil … [Read more...]

View from the Gallery: Woods Family Tops Golf News

Tiger at Deutsche Bank

Golf, thank goodness, doesn’t quite keep pace with the 21st century’s 24-hour news cycle. A couple of noteworthy items make for a pretty busy day. Naturally, it’s all hands on deck in the newsroom any time Tiger Woods is on the course. The leisurely pacing gives the thoughtful likes of yours … [Read more...]

Golf Trending in Right Direction

Green Jacket Augusta

Well hi there, Augusta National. So glad you could join us in the 21st century. There’s no point spilling a lot of ink over Augusta’s landmark decision to bring on Condoleeza Rice and Darla Moore as the club’s first female members. Smarter, better writers than this one have opined ad … [Read more...]

Picks for 2012 Go Predictably Wrong

golf crystal ball

Pundits are rarely held accountable for their predictions, and that’s a good thing – for them. Otherwise, CBS and the Golf Channel would have slapped a double-suspension on David Feherty for picking Sergio Garcia to win the Open Championship. Not the 2002 Open. Not 2006. This year. Seriously, … [Read more...]

Kiawah Memories Stir Excitement for PGA

Kiawah Ocean Course

Gather round, children, and let me you about the glorious day in 1992 when I fired a 2-under-par 70 at Kiawah Island’s extraordinary Ocean Course. Never mind that it was a scramble format, and that I would’ve been lucky to break 100 on my own ball. It’s not important that we played from the … [Read more...]

Dream On: One Golfer’s Fantasy Courses

Cypress Point

I’m about to commit an act of golf heresy so heinous, so contemptuous of conventional norms, I expect the game’s powers-that-be to sentence me to playing Pete Dye courses from the back tees for the remainder of my days. With a pink ball. And no beverage cart. Are you ready to be shocked? Here … [Read more...]

What’s So Great About The Open Championship?

Old Tom Morris

You really have to ask? Well, at least you picked an opportune time, since the 141st playing of golf’s oldest championship starts in just a few hours at England’s Royal Lytham & St. Anne’s. So what if this year’s venue sounds like an English breakfast tee? That’s part of what makes the … [Read more...]

The Open 2012 – Tour Pro Insider’s Preview

Claret Jug

Guest Post - by Tour Pro Insider  It’s incredible how quickly the attention of the golfing world has shifted to English shores. It only seems like yesterday that Webb Simpson was securing his maiden Major victory at the US Open, but now it is Royal Lytham & St Anne’s that comes into … [Read more...]