How Does the Typical Golfer Feel About the Game

How Does the Typical Golfer Feel About the Game?

Justin B. News Comments

There has been great discussion recently about the rules of golf and the direction the game is heading.  Much of this discussion has centered around the professionals and analysts while ignoring the average golfer.  GOLF.com, however, has given the typical golfer a new voice on this matter. GOLF has released the findings of a survey that polled 1,000 golfers from around …

Golf Reading

The Pros and Cons of Reading About Golf

Eddie Coleman Opinion Comments

I’m usually one who watches a lot of golf on television – A LOT of golf. Admittedly, I missed the majority of the Tournament of Champions due to football playoffs, returning to work after the holidays, and forgetfulness. Any other year, I would be waiting to watch the beauty of the Hawaiian course and last year’s winners battling it out …

Pay-By-The-Hour Golf

Pay-By-The-Hour Golf is Both Brilliant and Dangerous

Kris McEwen Opinion Comments

According to a story on Lake News Online, the Lodge of Four Seasons in Missouri is launching a pay-by-the-hour option to their traditional golf pricing model. On the surface, it seems like a brilliant idea, especially for those of us that pride ourselves on playing faster than average pace of play.  It also is a great way for a golf course …

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Improve Your Game Today Without Lessons

Todd Pataky Golf Instruction Comments

Lessons are expensive. They are time consuming. And then there is the intolerable wait for the changes you make to “take hold.” You have to listen to the pro tell you you’re pronating, or suppinating, or deal with the haunting image of your golf swing on video. You have to listen to your friends on the practice range telling you …

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Why You Should Be Watching the LPGA Tour

Todd Pataky Opinion Comments

Quick! Name 10 LPGA Tour players. Come on! Faster! Could you do it? Let me guess. Among the five or six you were able to recall, you said Michelle Wie, Natalie Gulbis, Paula Creamer, Lydia Ko, and Annika Sorenstam, right? Embed from Getty Images   Well, Annika is no longer an active player, so you got her wrong. Now, name …

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On the Golf Course, Don’t be “That” Guy

Todd Pataky Opinion Comments

We all have friends and acquaintances we play with on a regular or semi-regular basis. We enjoy playing with them. But, we also all know there are guys at our courses who are “that” guy. We do not enjoy playing with them. You know who I mean. It’s that guy who talks on his phone during the round. Or that …