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Dave Daubert

About Dave Daubert

Dave has been writing about golf since the turn of the century. He is published at Traveling Golfer Canada and the IAGTO. His insight and unique perspective makes for an enjoyable read and interesting articles. He also was managing editor at a regional golf magazine for over 11 years before joining eSouthernGOLF. Dave also contributes to Golf Coast Magazine, GolfTrips.com, GolfGuide.com, GoGolfandTravel.com and regional golf websites.

Villa del Palmar Named Best Resort in Mexico

By |2019-07-07T21:48:06-04:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Destinations|

Villa del Palmar Beach Resort & Spa at The Islands of Loreto has received a 2019 Golf Digest(GD) Editor's Choice Award as one of the Best Resorts in Mexico and Central America. The Baja coastal paradise includes the Rees Jones brilliantly designed and highly-acclaimed TPC Danzante Bay. "The recognition we have received from Golf Digest is [...]

Nexbelt Introduces New Collection

By |2019-07-07T21:48:21-04:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: News|

Nexbelt, "The Original Belt With No Holes", has introduced several new belt collections for 2019. "We strive to be the best and we're always looking for ways to make our belts better," says Eddie Rowland, CEO of Nexbelt, "and this year is no exception. We upgraded the clasp on every buckle to ensure a solid grip [...]

Rediscovering the Maverick: Revitalized Royal New Kent to Reopen

By |2019-07-07T21:48:21-04:00April 7th, 2019|Categories: Destinations|

Royal New Kent Golf Club, the renowned work of golf course architect Mike Strantz, is being revitalized by new ownership. Working with members of Strantz’s original team, Wingfield Golf Management Services and a group of investors are thoughtfully restoring one of the late artist’s finest works. Tragically, golf course architect Mike Strantz left behind a short [...]

PGA Tour Superstar Dustin Johnson, Hootie and the Blowfish Inducted Into Myrtle Beach Golf Hall Of Fame

By |2019-07-07T21:48:21-04:00April 7th, 2019|Categories: News|

Hootie & the Blowfish and PGA Professional Dustin Johnson, who is fresh off a win at the WGC Mexico Championship, were inducted into the Myrtle Beach Golf Hall of Fame at Pine Lakes Country Club in South Carolina. Johnson and all four members of Hootie & the Blowfish have long had close ties to the Myrtle [...]

The Links of Sandpiper Emerges

By |2019-07-07T21:48:21-04:00March 30th, 2019|Categories: Destinations, News|

One Man's Successful Bid to Save a Golf Course I recently had the opportunity to visit an ongoing golf course project in Lakeland, Florida. What once was the Sandpiper Golf & Country Club, an 18 hole course designed originally by Steve Smyers that had seen better days and was getting worse by the minute, so much [...]

Bag Boy Nitron Push Cart Receives Rave Reviews & IAGTO Recognition

By |2019-07-07T21:48:21-04:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: Golf Products|

The Bag Boy Company unveiled their one of a kind Nitron™ Push Cart, with its revolutionary auto-open technology, making it the fastest opening and closing cart in the industry. Its ease of use is unprecedented while maintaining its compact size for storage and transport. “Customers, sales representatives, and consumers were all wowed at how simple and [...]

Gary Koch…”Better than Most” at Innisbrook

By |2019-07-07T21:48:21-04:00March 17th, 2019|Categories: Destinations|

Gary Koch Every year about a month before the Valspar Championship at the beautiful Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbour, Florida, the owner, Sheila Johnson and Director of Golf Bobby Barnes invite media to check out the golf course, hear from the previous year's winner(in 2018 Englishman Paul Casey) discuss his success and learn about [...]

Bobby Weed Scores a Hole-In-One at His HEAL Golf Gig for Autism

By |2019-07-07T21:48:21-04:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: News|

In  Ponte Vedra, Florida, Bobby Weed, American Society of Golf Course Architects Member and founder of the HEAL Foundation-Helping Enrich Autistic Lives-reports that the 2019 HEAL Gala and Bobby Weed's Golf Gig were a great success. "Both the gala and the golf tournament were sold out," Weed said. "The staff at TPC Sawgrass, Home of the [...]

Rock Creek Among the Top in Alabama

By |2019-03-12T20:25:23-04:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: Destinations|

Rock Creek Golf Club in Fairhope, Alabama, managed by Honours Golf, was recently recognized as one of Alabama's top courses according to Golf Advisor's Best of 2018 ranking. Golf Advisor, the leading source of golf course ratings and reviews by golfers, for golfers, voted Rock Creek the # 6 golf course in the Cotton State up [...]