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Farewell to the King

| September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Farewell to the King

Last night as I was watching the PGA Tour Champions playoff in Canada between Colin Montgomery and Scott McCarron, the broadcast cut to the Golf Channel studios where Rich Lerner delivered the news. Arnold Palmer had passed away at the age of 87. The announcement made an already somber day downright miserable, as I was […]

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Ever Play Hurricane Golf?

| September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ever Play Hurricane Golf?

Hurricane golf? Yeah, it’s really a thing. I doubt I’m the first one to do it, but a few buddies and I once played golf in a hurricane just for the hell of it. In the late 90s I was working as a greens-keeper at a golf course down here in Florida. Normally when a […]

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7 Reasons to Visit Hilton Head Island

| March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
7 Reasons to Visit Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island has long been one of the most popular and beloved vacation destinations in the United States, but have you visited the island lately? They are upping their game and ready to impress. Some say Hilton Head Island is too expensive, but if you think that you simply aren’t looking hard enough. While […]

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Best New Golf Balls – 2016 PGA Show

| February 23, 2016 | 1 Comment
Best New Golf Balls – 2016 PGA Show

To be perfectly honest, the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando didn’t have as much to offer in the way of new products as previous years. Thankfully, golf ball makers have some great new and updated products for us this season. Here’s a few of the best new golf balls to check out in 2016. […]

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BioMech AccuLock Ace Putter – First Look

| February 11, 2016 | 1 Comment
BioMech AccuLock Ace Putter – First Look

In case you were living under a rock for the past year, the arrival of 2016 ushered in the USGA’s not-so-popular ban on anchored putting strokes. What this means is that golfers can no longer lock or “anchor” the putter shaft to their bodies. The familiar broomstick long putter and belly putter styles of putting […]

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High Heat Driver – Game Changing Technology For Amateurs

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
High Heat Driver – Game Changing Technology For Amateurs

Knuth Golf may be a new player in the golf equipment market, but the company’s namesake is anything but. Dean Knuth spent many years working with the USGA to develop and evolve the current course and slope rating system that is used to establish, maintain and adjust player handicaps different courses. With degrees in mathematics […]

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6 Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
6 Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas is only 10 days away, and if you are anything like me, you haven’t finished your holiday shopping yet! Time is running out, especially for internet shopping. With that in mind, here are a few ideas for the golfers on your gift list. Happy shopping! New grips! Most golfers wait too long to change […]

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WITB – November 2015

| November 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
WITB – November 2015

Back in September I posted my first “What’s In The Bag” segment that detailed the clubs I play with. WITB posts are pretty popular on other sites when they post pictures of PGA Tour players and their preferred equipment. It’s always interesting to see what the best players in the world play with, and the […]

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WITB – September 2015

| October 1, 2015 | 1 Comment
WITB – September 2015

As a golf blogger, I get to handle many different golf clubs and try many products over the course of a year. As a result, I always get asked about what’s in my bag. Most amateur golfers like me aren’t sponsored by club companies, so our bags tend to be a mix of clubs from […]

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2015 WAGT National Championship

| September 29, 2015 | 4 Comments
2015 WAGT National Championship

We’ve been out of touch for a little while, and that’s because I was out playing golf! I recently took a road trip to the Poconos in Northeast Pennsylvania for the 2015 World Amateur Golfers Tour (WAGT) National Championship. The National Championship The event was held at the historic Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort, located on […]

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4 Fairway Woods You Need To Try

| August 19, 2015 | 2 Comments
4 Fairway Woods You Need To Try

Whenever a new driver comes out on the market, people want to get it in their hands and try it. The driver is sexy. Despite the fact that you can’t hit more than about 14 drives on a normal golf course, many golfers spend an inordinate amount of time hitting driver on the practice tee. […]

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18 Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
18 Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day will soon be upon us in North America and it’s always a struggle to find some good gift ideas for dear ‘ol dad. In case you haven’t had a chance to pick anything up for your pops, here are some last minute gift ideas that’ll help make his golf game more enjoyable. Apparel […]

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Callaway Mack Daddy PM-Grind Wedge

| May 14, 2015 | 2 Comments
Callaway Mack Daddy PM-Grind Wedge

Phil Mickelson has a lot of influence in the design and construction of his clubs, and his relationship with Callaway has greatly benefitted them both. These days, Callaway has one of the hottest (and longest named) drivers on the market in the Big Bertha Alpha 815 Double Black Diamond. It also has possibly the best […]

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Movie Spotlight – The Squeeze

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Movie Spotlight – The Squeeze

Golf movies are tough to rate when comparing them with mainstream action or comedy flicks. Most of the golf films we’ve seen in the past have used the game of golf as a metaphor or simply a means to tell another story. For example, Tin Cup was a love story about a golf pro from West […]

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Joke of the Week: Masters Tickets

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Joke of the Week: Masters Tickets

Joe, an avid golf fan, had two tickets for the Masters every year. Upon arriving at the 18th hole, he set up his two folding chairs in the usual spot behind the green, close to where the players walk off. As he sat down, another man came along and asked if anyone was sitting in the […]

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Cleveland Golf Introduces New TFI Smart Square Putter

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cleveland Golf Introduces New TFI Smart Square Putter

Cleveland Golf/Srixon have been a little quiet lately, and their focus has shifted a bit in the last year. Cleveland has always been known as a wedge company, and they are focusing more on that this season and allowing Srixon to be the main club company for a change. But Cleveland has put out some […]

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Joke of the Week: Dear Abby

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Joke of the Week: Dear Abby

Dear Abby, I have never written to you before, but I really need your advice. I have suspected for some time now that my wife has been cheating on me. I’m seeing the usual signs – phone rings but if I answer, the caller hangs up. My wife has been going out with “the girls” […]

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GAME GOLF Launches New Tracking App

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
GAME GOLF Launches New Tracking App

One of our favorite golf gadgets – GAME GOLF – is getting a new mobile app! The popular game tracking device functions by using GPS and sensors in each club to collect information about every shot you take on the course and present the player with detailed statistics about their game after the round. Now, […]

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New Balance – Spring 2015 Golf Shoes

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
New Balance – Spring 2015 Golf Shoes

New Balance has become legendary over the years for well made shoes that fit a wide variety of feet, especially in wide sizes. Now a serious player in the golf market, those with wide feet will be excited to see the spring 2015 golf shoe line from New Balance. They are sure to be comfortable […]

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2015 PGA Show – Best New Clubs

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
2015 PGA Show – Best New Clubs

We were in attendance at the madness that was the 2015 PGA Merchandise Show last week, and other than registering about 18,000 steps (8.5 miles) on the pedometer each day, we met many old friends and saw lots and lots of golf products in the more than 1 million square feet of exhibit space at […]

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