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Big Break Florida – Meet the Cast

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Big Break Florida – Meet the Cast

Mark your calendars – February 24, 2014 at 9PM is the premier of Big Break Florida. The latest season of the popular golf reality show is going to be an all-female cast again, and is staged at the Onmi – Amelia Island Plantation Resort. Expect to see all the usual antics and contests. There are […]

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A Tricky Rules Situation at Bahamas LPGA Event

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Tricky Rules Situation at Bahamas LPGA Event

If you watch enough golf on TV you will eventually see a rules situation come up that you have never witnessed before. For most golf fans that was the case on Sunday on the final hole of the Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic. Even the LPGA rules official who was involved in the situation called […]

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Golfisms – A Comprehensive List

| January 27, 2014 | 1 Comment
Golfisms – A Comprehensive List

We’ve all used them at one time or another to describe a golf shot, situation or event. Golfisms are sometimes raunchy and tasteless, but they usually bring a little humor to the game that we all can use, especially after hitting one of the unfortunate shots that precede them. We’ve scoured the internet, asked our […]

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2014 PGA Show – Hits & Misses

| January 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
2014 PGA Show – Hits & Misses

The annual PGA Merchandise Show showcases thousands of golf products every year for 40,000 industry insiders. We try to see everything but it’s almost impossible in the amount of time we have. After all, the Orange County Convention Center has over 22 acres of space under roof! Days go by fast when you are in […]

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Growing Golf – State of the Game: 2014

| January 24, 2014 | 3 Comments
Growing Golf – State of the Game: 2014

Every year in January the golf world descends upon Orlando, Florida for the biggest trade show in the game – The PGA Merchandise Show. The show welcomes over 40,000 golf industry professionals, buyers, media and guests from over 75 countries for the four day event. The Orange County Convention Center’s massive North/South concourse boasts over […]

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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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The Road (Back) to the LPGA

| January 14, 2014 | 1 Comment
The Road (Back) to the LPGA

The Symetra Tour is the official developmental tour of the LPGA. It is made up primarily of young women from all around the world who have just turned pro and are trying to make the big jump to the highest level in women’s professional golf. The tour’s official nickname is “The Road to the LPGA.” […]

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TaylorMade Introduces Tour Preferred Irons

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
TaylorMade Introduces Tour Preferred Irons

TaylorMade is at it again. More new clubs! This time they are addressing a segment of the market that has been lacking in recent years – low handicap golfers. Large, clunky looking irons aren’t very popular with better players, and while TaylorMade will tell you their staff pros are playing the RocketBladez Tour irons, the […]

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LPGA Rookies To Watch in 2014

| January 10, 2014 | 2 Comments
LPGA Rookies To Watch in 2014

There are 28 rookies preparing to tee it up this year on the LPGA tour. Traditionally rookies have a hard time making cuts and earning enough money to keep their playing status for the following season. It is a big step up to play at the highest level in women’s golf. Of the 28 rookies […]

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Putting Tip: Hover the Putter for a Smooth Stroke

| January 4, 2014 | 1 Comment
Putting Tip: Hover the Putter for a Smooth Stroke

Take it from someone who’s putting stroke has held him back for years – Putting is the most important part of the game! For most amateurs, putting accounts for 40-50% of your score. Just keep track of your putts one day and you’ll see. I see many amateur golfers that have a jerky stroke, especially […]

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New Year’s Resolutions For Golfers

| January 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Year’s Resolutions For Golfers

2014 has arrived. Here we go with another fresh start to the golf season! For some of us in the sun belt of the United States or warm weather climates like Australia & New Zealand, the season starts now. For others it will begin in a few months. Either way, it’s time to reflect on […]

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USGA: New Rules For Senior Golfers

| December 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
USGA: New Rules For Senior Golfers

  The holidays are always a time for giving, and in that spirit, the USGA has announced some new rules for senior golfers (Over 50) that will go into effect on January 1, 2014. The hope is that these new rules will help speed the pace of play and make it more enjoyable for the […]

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6 Terrible Golf Products

| December 16, 2013 | 3 Comments
6 Terrible Golf Products

Every year in December I see countless holiday gift guides and Christmas shopping suggestions from all over the web. There are plenty of cool golf gift ideas out there and we’ve even gotten in on the action before, but I wanted to do something different. Instead of finding the best gift ideas, I decided to […]

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5 Cyber Monday Golf Deals

| November 26, 2013 | 1 Comment
5 Cyber Monday Golf Deals

Cyber Monday Golf Deals The Christmas shopping season seems to start earlier every year, doesn’t it? Here in the US, Black Friday kicks off the holiday mess on the day after Thanksgiving, and Cyber Monday follows on the Monday after Thanksgiving for online retailers looking to get in on the action. While the golf season […]

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Golf Swing Pre Shot Routine: Part 1 – The Trigger

| November 21, 2013 | 6 Comments
Golf Swing Pre Shot Routine: Part 1 – The Trigger

So how can the average golfer handle the perceived pressure and mental challenges we all face on the golf course? One of the first ways to do this is with a solid, repeatable pre-shot routine.

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TaylorMade SLDR Driver

| November 19, 2013 | 1 Comment
TaylorMade SLDR Driver

If I could only use one word to describe TaylorMade Golf for the past 3 or 4 years, I think it would be: Prolific. pro·lif·ic (prəˈlifik) adjective: present in large numbers or quantities; plentiful. TaylorMade is everywhere. Go to any major sporting goods retailer, golf store or green grass pro shop and you are likely to see […]

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Introducing the TaylorMade JetSpeed Family

| November 15, 2013 | 1 Comment
Introducing the TaylorMade JetSpeed Family

Thanks to their position as an industry leader and backed by their parent company the adidas Group, TaylorMade loves pumping out new clubs at a furious pace, often staggering their product launches throughout the year. It seems like they have a new driver on the market every 6 months. Earlier this year, the R1 Black […]

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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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Interview with Ron Garl – Golf Course Architect

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
Interview with Ron Garl – Golf Course Architect

Every winter, the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, FL brings together thousands of people from all facets of the golf industry. I’ve been fortunate to meet PGA and LPGA legends and superstars, golf equipment gurus, company presidents, prominent media members, world class instructors and many more colorful and interesting people. Of all the people I’ve […]

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Cold Weather Golf – 10 Tips

| November 6, 2013 | 14 Comments
Cold Weather Golf – 10 Tips

For those of us fortunate enough to live in warm weather states like California, Texas, Arizona and Florida, we get to play golf year round. Lately however, a cold snap has struck in the US and virtually every spot in the nation has seen freezing temperatures. I was born and raised in Canada and the […]

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