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Walkers Rejoice! Sun Mountain Has Your Back

| July 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Walkers Rejoice! Sun Mountain Has Your Back

I won’t get into the debate on economics of golf cart rentals and health benefits of walking, but it’s estimated that roughly 70% of golf rounds in the USA are played in golf carts, and that number seems to be growing. Part of the reason is that many courses are forcing people to rent a […]

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WITB – June 2017

| June 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
WITB – June 2017

My very first WITB post was written in September of 2015 before I left for the WAGT National Championship in Pennsylvania. Since then a lot has changed. In fact, nothing from that bag remains in play for me today, including the bag itself! All fourteen clubs have changed, I got a new staff bag from […]

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15 Ways To Make Dad Happy On Father’s Day

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
15 Ways To Make Dad Happy On Father’s Day

This year Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 18th in the United States and if you are reading this there’s a good chance your father plays golf and you are looking for gift suggestions. Heck, you may even be a father looking for ideas of what to drop hints to your family about. Either way, […]

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Destination: Morocco – Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort

| June 7, 2017 | 1 Comment
Destination: Morocco – Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort

Just an hour from Casablanca and 20 minutes from the historic 16th century Portuguese port of El Jadida lies over 600 acres of paradise that remains largely undiscovered by golf tourists. The paradise I’m referring to is Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort. This $370 million oasis opened in 2009 and sits on a seven kilometer […]

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Swing Oil – Supplement Science or Clever Marketing?

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Swing Oil – Supplement Science or Clever Marketing?

“Swing Oil” is a slang term golfers sometimes use referring to a stiff drink or painkillers to help them loosen up to play golf. In my personal experience, when I talk about taking some swing oil it usually means popping three Advil about an hour before teeing off. I have a friend who’s version of […]

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2017 PGA Show – 6 More Standout Products

| January 27, 2017 | 1 Comment
2017 PGA Show – 6 More Standout Products

We’ve been walking around the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando for a few days and we’re overwhelmed as usual with the sheer size of it and the volume of information that is available to attendees. Day two at the show was more of the same. With over 1000 companies exhibiting their products & services it’s […]

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2017 PGA Show – 6 Standout Products

| January 26, 2017 | 3 Comments
2017 PGA Show – 6 Standout Products

For the golf industry, the biggest day of the new year arrived on Wednesday, January 25th with the opening of the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show. We walked around the massive Orange County Convention Center yesterday and took in all the sights and sounds. As one of my friends who was attending for the first time […]

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Destination: Morocco

| November 29, 2016 | 1 Comment
Destination: Morocco

Here in the western hemisphere, Morocco is not a country that most people would have on their short list as a potential overseas vacation destination. You don’t have to have a degree political science to understand why many American tourists tend to avoid Islamic nations like Morocco. It’s unfortunate because there’s no reason for anyone […]

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The Search for the Perfect 3-Wood

| November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Search for the Perfect 3-Wood

My golf buddies are well aware of my struggle. I’ve had a love-hate relationship with my three wood for a long time. For whatever reason – and there have been many – I have had a terrible time trying to find the right combination of loft, club head and shaft to make a three wood […]

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Biion Builds a Better Golf Shoe

| September 20, 2016 | 2 Comments
Biion Builds a Better Golf Shoe

Since taking up golf in the early 1990’s, I’ve tried on a lot of different golf shoes. In fact, my golf shoe collection is getting a bit ridiculous with over two dozen pairs and counting. However, I have only three or four favorites that I wear consistently. The rest only come out once in a […]

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Leupold GX-2i2 Rangefinder

| September 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Leupold GX-2i2 Rangefinder

It wasn’t that long ago that I remember playing golf without any distance measuring devices other than a bush around the 150 yard mark in the fairway. Along came the 100, 150, 200 and 250 yard markers, then sprinkler heads all over the course were marked with yardages. From there, it wasn’t long before laser […]

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Miura HB3 & HB4 Hybrids

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Miura HB3 & HB4 Hybrids

Katsuhiro Miura is a legend in the golf community. Golf equipment junkies and forged blade purists all over the world know him well, and his reputation for building some of the finest looking and performing clubs in the world is well deserved. As the Miura brand grows, they expanded from irons into wedges, woods and […]

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Night Eagle Golf Balls

| August 25, 2016 | 1 Comment
Night Eagle Golf Balls

Legendary Canadian golfer Moe Norman used to say he was the only player in the world that could play a tournament at night, because he hit the ball so straight there was never any need to see where it went. He knew where it was going – right down the middle, every time. Unfortunately, you […]

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Hawk’s Landing Golf Club at Orlando World Center Marriott

| July 10, 2016 | 1 Comment
Hawk’s Landing Golf Club at Orlando World Center Marriott

It’s official. Foot Golf has come to Orlando. Hawk’s Landing Golf Club at the Orlando World Center Marriott has added one of the country’s fastest growing sports to its impressive list of amenities, which already includes an 18 hole Bob Cupp designed golf course that winds through the 200 acre property, a golf academy run […]

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Lostgolfballs.com – Never Buy New Golf Balls Again

| April 11, 2016 | 7 Comments
Lostgolfballs.com – Never Buy New Golf Balls Again

It is estimated that golfers lose about 300 million golf balls per year in the United States alone. That’s a lot of cash sitting at the bottom of a lake! So tell me, why are you paying full retail price for golf balls? Professional golfers on the PGA Tour will use between 5 and 9 […]

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Cure Putters 2016 Lineup

| April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Cure Putters 2016 Lineup

Cure Putters was born in 2013 in Flagler Beach, Florida – Just up the road from where I live. The concept was simple. Make a putter that has high MOI, is adjustable for weight, lie angle and also has interchangeable shafts. Once designers Steve Davis and Jeff Ryan showed their putter to former PGA Tour […]

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First Look – Harry Taylor Wedges

| March 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
First Look – Harry Taylor Wedges

Chances are good that you haven’t heard the name Harry Taylor before. Chances are also very good that (much like our friend Clay Long) at some point you’ve probably played golf with clubs that he designed or helped design. In the 1980s while playing on the PGA Tour, Mr. Taylor helped launch the TaylorMade Golf […]

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High Heat Driver – Game Changing Technology For Amateurs

| February 1, 2016 | 1 Comment
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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Club Glove – Last Bag

| January 4, 2016 | 2 Comments
Club Glove – Last Bag

Club Glove has long been known for making high-quality products. The fanatical attention to detail and durability they build into their travel cases is almost legendary. If professional tour usage is any indication of quality, Club Glove is king of the hill. 90% of PGA Tour pros use Club Glove to protect their golf clubs. […]

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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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