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Amputee Jared Brentz drives more than golf balls

Jared Brentz
Jared Brentz is a fast-rising star in the rapidly growing ParaLong Drive competition, a long-driving contest for amputees.

Nick Faldo retains his Claret Jug, but just barely, from curious elephant

Nick Faldo and elephant
Nick Faldo via Twitter
Nick Faldo and one of his Claret Jugs got up close and personal with an elephant in Thailand.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Mizuno wants you to play famously once again

Mizuno Play Famously golfers
Mizuno Golf
A few lucky golfers will (again) rub elbows with the likes of Mizuno staff players Luke Donald, Charles Howell and Jonathan Byrd as part of the second edition of the "Play Famously" campaign.

Rory McIlroys old Irish mansion to become a wedding venue

Rory McIlroy's old mansion in Northern Ireland
Rory McIlroy's five-bedroom house and 14-acre estate will be used in the hospitality business.

Tom Watson hopes Tiger Woods gets to feeling better real soon

Tom Watson
Montana Pritchard/The PGA of America
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson says he hopes Tiger Woods is healthy enough to play at Gleneagles.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

This 92-year-old woman is your new golf idol

Fran Thomas
Fran Thomas got two aces in 1987, then carded her third 27 years later.

Tiger Woods planning to play Bay Hill next week, his agent says

Tiger Woods
USA Today Sports Images
Tiger Woods "intends to be at Bay Hill" for the Arnold Palmer Invitational next week, according to agent Mark Steinberg.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Batman tries out TaylorMade putter at Speed Pocket World Challenge

Batman at the TaylorMade Speed Pocket World Challenge
Dave Cordero of TaylorMade via Twitter
Batman came out of the Batcave on Tuesday to try out some TaylorMade putters in Gotham City on Tuesday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Amazing two-man team trick golf shot adds new meaning to teamwork

Two-man trick shot
It took two guys to pull off this one-of-a-kind trick shot.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

PowerBilt unveils deep-face Air Force One DFX driver

PowerBilt Air Force One DFX driver
Courtesy of PowerBilt
The PowerBilt Air Force One DFX driver has better feel at impact than previous models, but generates a tremendous trampoline effect for increased ball speed.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

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