Worldwide Tour a Step Closer

The PGA Tour is the largest professional golf circuit and by any measure an outstanding success thanks to former commissioner Deane Beman’s foresight and business acumen put on steroids by Tim Finchem, commissioner for 22 years and the present Commissioner Jay Monahan. Last November a major expansion was announced when the European Tour needed additional funding. [...]

By |2021-08-23T19:44:58-04:00August 23rd, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Daytona Beach’s Rich Golf History Adds To The Appeal Of Rising Destination

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. -- Golf is a game that reveres its rich history. From the Golden Age of design to the competitive exploits of Ben Hogan, Arnold Palmer and their peers, golf ensures that its heroes live on in the eyes of contemporary players. Those efforts have paid dividends as destinations that have ties to golf’s fabled [...]

By |2021-07-26T14:57:35-04:00July 26th, 2021|Categories: Florida|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

How to Calculate a Golf Handicap

If you are new to golf or starting to take your rounds more seriously, understanding your golf handicap is a necessity. Golf handicaps are a number that represents the golfer’s ability based on their previous golf round’s scores. It serves the purpose of comparing your performances with other golf players. For men, your golf handicap is [...]

By |2021-07-04T14:11:24-04:00July 4th, 2021|Categories: Game Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Windsor Club

WINDSOR, Florida – The story goes that in the late 1980s, when he was planning Windsor on land that was an old citrus plantation, Andrés Duany coined the phrase “new urbanism,’’ to describe the country club community here in Vero Beach, Fl. More than 30 years later, that phrase still fits, as Windsor remains a 472-acre [...]

By |2021-06-28T20:45:20-04:00June 28th, 2021|Categories: Golf Courses and Golf Destinations|Tags: , , |

Things you may not have known about The Masters

The Masters will be played November 12-18, 2020 In 1934 Bobby Jones requested the USGA to host the US Open at Augusta. USGA said no. Angry at the rebuff. Bobby Jones and Clifford Roberts decided to have their own event, which became the Masters. The Masters is not a Championship of anything.  "You are the winner [...]

By |2021-07-13T20:35:56-04:00October 24th, 2020|Categories: Golf Balls, Golf Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Alabama Golf Destination Welcomes Snowbirds

MONTGOMERY, Alabama – When it comes to municipal golf courses, Lagoon Park and Gateway Golf Courses in Montgomery, Alabama are way ahead of the curve. Because of budgetary constraints and the fact that golf course maintenance is usually way down the totem pole when it comes to priority within a civic budget, most municipal golf facilities [...]

Preview of 2019 USGA Rules Changes

ORLANDO, Florida – The other day it occurred to me that I didn’t know as much as I should about the January 1 changes to the Rules of Golf. So, I did some research and came up with the most important things we all should know when heading to the first tee in 2019! The [...]

By |2019-12-15T11:49:47-05:00December 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |
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