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William McGirt won the Jack Nicklaus hosted Memorial Tournament sponsored by Nationwide at Muirfield Village in Ohio, beating Jon Curran on the second hole of a playoff. It was his first win on Tour for the South Carolina native, playing Srixon ball and irons and Cleveland wedges. Another first time winner, Daniel Berger from Plantation, Florida won the FedEx St. Jude Classic at the Ron Pritchard designed TPC Southwind course near Memphis, Tennessee. Naval Academy 2004 graduate Billy Hurley III won the Quicken Loans Championship hosted by Tiger Woods at Congressional Country Club,for his first win on TOUR, where they salute our service men and women every year. How appropriate-Go Navy!
How about the 116th US Open, played at historic Oakmont Country Club, considered one of the toughest golf courses in the country with 210 bunkers. Congratulations to Taylor Made Ambassador Dustin Johnson on his first major win, showing his fortitude and mettle in Pittsburgh,’ Steel City’, Pennsylvania. Congratulations DJ- I knew it was going to happen.
Scott McCarron won the Principal Charity Classic at the Wakonda Club in Iowa for his first win on the PGA TOUR Champions at age 50. Bernhard Langer made his final putt on #18 at Philadelphia Cricket Club to avoid a playoff and win the Constellation Senior Players Championship for the third consecutive year. With his son Sam on the bag, Kirk Triplett won the inaugural Family Insurance Championship at University Ridge Golf Course in Madison, Wisconsin with Steve Stricker as host.
Anna Nordqvist of Sweden won the ShopRite LPGA Classic on the Donald Ross designed Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Resort, winning in consecutive years. 18 year old Canadian Brooke Henderson won the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, shooting an unheard of 65 in the final round to tie Lydia Ko and then birdieing the first hole of the sudden death playoff at Sahalee Country Club in Washington State. Sei Young Kim from Korea won the Meijer LPGA Classic in Grand Rapids, Michigan defeating Carlota Ciganda in a playoff at historic Blythefield Country Club. Lydia Ko did it again, winning the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship at Pinnacle Country Club with a final round course record 62, proving why she is #1 on the LPGA.
Greenbriar’s Old White golf course was inundated with flood waters causing irreparable damage so the PGA TOUR cancelled the Greenbriar Classic scheduled for July 7-10th. Have no fear, the Scottish Open will be played the same weekend with coverage by Golf Channel, and analysis by Scottish PGA Professional and Golf Channel Academy Lead Instructor Kenny Nairn. Check it out, Kenny has been in Central Florida long enough to Americanize his bonnie Scottish brogue, so you will be able to understand what he is saying.
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The Scottish Open returns to Castle Stuart July 7-10 in Inverness where Phil Mickelson won in a playoff with Brandon Grace, and then went on to win the
A new twist on the grip played by PGA Tour player Miguel Angel Jimenez is inspired by the sporting events taking place in Rio de
The Greg Norman Collection, the golf inspired sportswear company, announced the launch of “Attack Life” for the Fall 2016 season. Danny Gee, Vice President and
Dean is a “golf ball expert.” He headed golf ball design at TaylorMade for 15 years, and Titleist for 8 years. He led the teams
Premium golf brand Dunning has struck the perfect balance between luxury and performance with the launch of its 2017 spring/summer collection. With the emphasis on
SCNS Sports Foods, maker of the popular 1st Tee™ and 10th Tee™ nutrition and energy bars, has signed as a sponsor of PGA TOUR professional
Callaway Golf has officially announced its new MD3 Milled Gold Nickel Wedges are available at green grass shops around the country and online at callawaygolf.com.
Premier club designer and manufacturer Fourteen Golf today officially launched its new RM-22 wedges, the latest evolution of the company’s widely-renowned Tour-quality wedges. Earlier this
Aveo, the golf clothing manufacturer headquartered in Rogers, Arkansas, is dedicated to big and tall men and has introduced its trousers and shorts for 2016.
SRIXON®, a global leader in high-performance golf equipment and a brand Dedicated to Improving Your Game™, is proud to introduce the new Soft Feel and
Just in time for Independence Day, KENTWOOL, maker of the “World’s Best Golf Sock,” announced today that it is celebrating America with the introduction of
Carnoustie Sportswear’s collection of performance knits has left its mark on the world of performance apparel. All performance fabrics are not created equal. There are
Smart Phones, Smart Houses…what’s next? SMART BAGS! Thanks to LugLoc you can now have a smart bag – a bag equipped with a GPS locator
PGA National Resort & Spa Announces World-Class Instruction PGA National Resort & Spa, home of the PGA TOUR Honda Classic, announces its Golf Academy featuring
DST Golf: Achieving the Optimal Impact Position DST Golf: Locate, Train and Perfect the Optimal Impact Position DST stands for “delayed strike technology” and DST
Wolfdancer Golf Club New Home of Harvey Penick Academy You probably watched the WGC-Dell Match Play won by Australian Jason Day the last weekend in
Tathata Introduces DVD Series for the 60-Day In-Home Training Program Tathata, A Golf Instruction and Education Company has introduced a 30-Disc DVD package as an
Marriott Golf Academy Named One of America’s 100 Best Clubfitters by Golf Digest Magazine Master Clubfitter Randy Doucette Recognized as One of the Premier Clubfitters
Revolution Golf Creates THE FOLEY FACTOR: OPEN-MINDED GOLF Instruction Video Series Revolution Golf, the most engaging golf platform on the Internet, recently launched THE FOLEY
Club Champion If you really want to improve your game, get fit today! It is the hope of every golfer when they purchase new golf
Mystical Golf – offering “Myrtle Beach’s finest 54 holes of golf” on its acclaimed Witch, Man-O-War and Wizard courses – announces two stay-and-play packages ideal
Women who love to play golf will love the Dominican Republic. Whether traveling with their significant other, friends or family, the Capital of Golf in
Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is the best the island has to offer. For nearly a half-century generations of families
Lost Key Golf Club & Marina, a WCI community located in Perdido Key, Florida, has selected Birmingham, Alabama based Honours Golf to provide management services
Oglebay Resort and Conference Center – West Virginia’s most popular golf destination set in Oglebay Park amid the stunning Appalachian foothills – announces a selection
Bobby Weed Golf Design(BWGD), the award-winning golf architectural firm located In Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, is renovating the Ellis Maples original masterpiece, the Championship Course
The acclaimed 600 acre luxury resort and spa set in Virginia’s scenic Hunt Country at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Keswick Hall and
Mystical Golf – offering “Myrtle Beach’s finest 54 holes of golf” – announces this year marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of its acclaimed
The PGA Golf Club, the premier 54-hole club owned and operated by the PGA of America, is teaming with the St. Lucie County Tourism Department
Colonial Heritage Club in Williamsburg, Virginia has been named the #1 Golf Course in Virginia by GolfAdvisor, the trusted home for hundreds of thousands of
Devant is proud to be an Official Licensee and Towel of the 2016 LPGA UL International Crown. All team members will be using the 20
It took four extra holes on Sunday, 7/17, but the adrenaline kicked in for PGA professional Aaron Baddeley, who remained cool as a cucumber on
Yamaha Golf-Car company headquartered in Newnan, Georgia has unveiled the Drive2, its next generation of gas and electric golf fleet vehicles, and Yamaha’s latest expression
The Antigua Group, Inc, one of the nation’s leading designers and marketers of lifestyle apparel under the genuine Antigua brand, congratulates tour staff player Brittany
The South Florida PGA announced Lucas Edelman of Lakewood Ranch in Sarasota as the 2016 South Florida PGA Professional Golf Management Scholarship recipient. The scholarship
Audubon International is thrilled to announce the winners for BioBlitz 2016! The golf courses that participated are part of an annual, international golf movement which
Quail Ridge Country Club in Boyton Beach residents Kevin and Alexa Hammer successfully defended their title in the Florida Summer Mixed Championship this weekend at
Registration is now open for the sixth annual World’s Largest Golf Outing, the highly entertaining, record setting fundraiser on Monday, August 1, and benefitting Fisher
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts announced the launch of Waldorf Astoria Golf Experiences, a collection of once-in-a-lifetime packages that pair the most elite golf experiences
Coral Hospitality Golf LLC announced that it has joined the International Association of Golf Tour Operators. Coral manages six properties for the State of Georgia,