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By The Numbers: Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship

| August 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
By The Numbers: Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship

The 34th Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship will tee off next week, on Monday August 28, 2017 with over 3000 golfers representing more than twenty countries. It’s the largest golf tournament of its kind in the world.  The 72-hole net stroke play tournament will just about take over Myrtle Beach. One of the highlights of […]

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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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Experience the Daytona Beach Double Feature

| June 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
Experience the Daytona Beach Double Feature

The Daytona Beach area has been home for me since 1997, and one of the reasons I’ve been here for 20 years is because I love the combination of small town feel with big city amenities that are unique to Volusia County and its 500,000 residents. The beaches are uncrowded, restaurant and hotel prices are […]

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Hilton Head Island’s Golf Gems

| April 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Hilton Head Island’s Golf Gems

All eyes were on “Golf Island” in April as the PGA TOUR came to Hilton Head. The RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing – a Lowcountry tradition and South Carolina’s only PGA TOUR event – was played on the iconic Harbour Town Golf Links at The Sea Pines Resort on April 13 – 16. Both on […]

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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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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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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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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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TPC Sawgrass – The Island Green

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
TPC Sawgrass – The Island Green

The 2015 Players Championship is being held this week at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Every year when The Players comes around, the conversation seems to gravitate towards the iconic island green 17th hole. Many players’ tournaments have ended here in a watery grave, and a few have virtually sealed victory on the […]

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Streamsong Resort – Florida’s Hidden Gem

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment
Streamsong Resort – Florida’s Hidden Gem

  The History Several years ago the Mosaic Company, the world’s largest combined producer of potash and phosphates, was about to reclaim 16,000 acres of land near Fort Meade, Florida that had been mined for nearly 100 years for phosphate. Instead, Mosaic CFO Richard Mack proposed building a golf resort. When Mr. Mack invited the design […]

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Top 5 UK Golf Courses

| January 5, 2015 | 1 Comment
Top 5 UK Golf Courses

There are thousands of golf courses in the UK, meaning that no matter where you live you will always be within a short distance of somewhere good to play. Occasionally, good is not enough: you want the best. And we don’t blame you. That’s why we’ve created this list of the top 5 UK golf […]

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Gimmeclubs.com – Club Sharing For Traveling Golfers

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Gimmeclubs.com – Club Sharing For Traveling Golfers

In recent years we’ve seen a huge boom in ride-sharing companies like Uber, Lyft and a few others that let regular folks like you and me use your car in your spare time to offer people rides for money. It’s like a taxi company with a diverse fleet and direct to consumer payment system. The […]

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Omni Amelia Island Resort

| March 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Omni Amelia Island Resort

When the Golf Channel is shopping around for a venue to film their popular golf reality show The Big Break, they don’t settle for second best. In past seasons, the Big Break has been filmed at places like Kingsmill Resort, St. Andrews, Trump National, Reunion Resort, Disney World, Casa De Campo, Greenbriar and Indian Wells. […]

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Out of Season Golf Holidays

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Out of Season Golf Holidays

Golf vacations can be expensive. Many people prefer to book their stays in the off-season to save money. In many cases the weather and conditions are just fine, and the savings can be significant. Our friends at Onlinegolf have released a cool new infographic related to golf travel in the off season. The destination guide […]

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Myrtle Beach Golf The Mystical Way

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments
Myrtle Beach Golf The Mystical Way

As far as golf destinations go, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina has been one of the most well known places to go in the United States for decades. This beach community on the east coast has evolved over the years to become a top notch location for golf fanatics and family vacations. While someone looking for […]

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Resort Reboot – PGA Village

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
Resort Reboot – PGA Village

There is a ton of competition out there for golf resorts in Florida. In order to separate yourself from the competition, you need to offer quality, value and a unique experience. While many resorts claim it, few can deliver. Many can offer the traveling golfer quality and a unique experience, but at a price. Many […]

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Glenmorangie Searches For The Greatest Course In The World

| June 10, 2013 | 1 Comment
Glenmorangie Searches For The Greatest Course In The World

Summer is almost here, and the Open Championship is drawing near. In the spirit of The Open, The people that make Glenmorangie single malt scotch whiskey are searching for the world’s greatest golf courses. Courses, which like Glenmorangie whisky are “Unnecessarily Well Made”. Glenmorangie ambassadors Sir Nick Faldo, David Cannon, Tony Jacklin and Robert Trent Jones, Jr. […]

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Sea Pines Resort & Harbour Town Golf Links

| December 27, 2011 | 1 Comment
Sea Pines Resort & Harbour Town Golf Links

When listing some of the premier golf destinations in the United States, The Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is always near the top of the list. The flagship golf course at Sea Pines is the legendary Harbour Town Golf Links. Designed by Pete Dye in 1969, it remains one of the […]

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10 Ways To Save For A Golf Trip

| August 25, 2011 | 4 Comments
10 Ways To Save For A Golf Trip

At some point in every golfer’s life, he or she learns about the great courses and golf destinations of the world. We all dream of taking a historical pilgrimage in our respective sports. Tennis players want to go to Wimbledon, football fans to Cowboy Stadium or Lambeau Field. For baseball fans it’s usually Yankee Stadium or Fenway […]

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Majorca – Premier Island Golf Destination

| August 18, 2011 | 2 Comments
Majorca – Premier Island Golf Destination

European golf is enjoying a renaissance period, and the professional game has seen European golfers contend and win the majority of majors in recent years. At the centre of this boom period is Northern Ireland, providing three recent major winners. However, Balearic Island Majorca is building a reputation as a golfing resort to rival any […]

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