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Best Tips for A Proper Warm-Up


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The most important part of a round of golf is the 60-90 minutes you spend preparing before your tee time. While warming up doesn’t necessarily guarantee your round will be a good one, it will help you put your best …

5 Tips for Golf Course Strategy


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Having a golf course strategy can greatly help your game, although it often gets overlooked. A consistent winning strategy is to play the right shot at the right time, and to be aware of your strengths and weaknesses.

Here are …

Ditch the Cart and Walk the Course Instead


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Carts are very nice because you strap your bag on and you get to place your beers, golf balls and tees right into the cart. It’s definitely convenient, but sometimes walking is the better option.

The yardages on the scorecard …

Save Some Strokes Using a Hybrid


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Chipping from an awkward lie is tricky, to say the least. But when the lie is also above the hole, your chances of chunking the shot skyrocket. Mishit the shot even a little, and you could find yourself chipping again.…

Which Type of Slicer Are You?


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If you’re like most golfers, you’d probably want to eliminate your slice. Slicing pumps up your scores and your golf handicap.

Eliminating your slice can be quite the challenge. Some slicers try for years to eliminate this flaw unsuccessfully.  Others …

Play Your Best When the Heat is On


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Judging by the title of this article, you might think that I am talking about playing well under pressure. Of course, playing good golf under pressure is incredibly difficult, and that is certainly a topic worth discussing – but it …

Don’t Want to Carry Your Clubs? Use A Goat Instead


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Who needs a pull cart when you can use a specially-trained goat?

In a BBC News article, a new golf course is making headlines with its training of goats in Seneca, Oregon. McVeigh’s Gauntlet, a seven-hole track due to …

Ryder Course Re-Opens After Extensive Renovations


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The PGA Golf Club of the PGA of America in Port St. Lucie, Florida, has recently re-opened the Ryder Course after an extensive renovation to both their golf course and clubhouse.

Five years and $15 million later, the renovations have …

Trump Is Building a Wall to Protect His Golf Course in Ireland


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President Trump is finally getting the wall he’s always wanted to build — not along the U.S.-Mexico border, but on his golf course in Ireland.

The Trump International Golf Links and Hotel Doonbeg, one of several golf courses owned by …

USGA Gets Rid of Armchair Rules Officials


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Last April, Lexi Thompson lost the ANA inspiration because of a viewer’s call-in saying that she improperly moved the ball. That four-stroke penalty Thompson received during the final round of the year’s first major had cost her the win.

Here’s …

Lexi Thompson Wins Race to the CME Globe and $1 Million


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Naples, Fla.  Lexi Thompson lost her chance to victory after missing a two-foot putt on the 18th hole on Sunday, Nov 17 at the CME Group Championship. Before the missed putt, she had a one-shot lead over the others. She …

Koepka Takes Unusual U.S. Open


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If you watched any of the U.S. Open this past weekend, you probably would agree with one major point – it didn’t look much like a U.S. Open. This was far from a traditional layout for the nation’s biggest golf …