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Yeah, yeah. We haven't flipped the calendar to the new year yet. But who cares? It's never too early to start getting excited about major championship golf.
How golf helps 49ers kicker Robbie Gould play in tough weather
Keep your golf ball low while playing on windy days. Watch great instruction from PGA Professional Billy Ore, who explains the keys to being successful during windy rounds.
24 Aug 2017 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy fighting through injury, wanting to win as FedEx Cup starts
Ten days ago, Rory McIlroy wasn't sure if he was going to play the rest of the year.
24 Aug 2017 - 12:01pm - 0 Comments
What was even par worth on the PGA Tour in the 2016-17 regular season?
At the end of last season, contributor Brian Mull put together a piece on a fictional golfer named, "Tom Par."
24 Aug 2017 - 11:50am - 0 Comments
Key moments of Billy Payne's years as Augusta National chairman
A look at key moments involving Billy Payne during his 11 years as chairman at Augusta National Golf Club: 1989 — Plays Augusta National for the first time as a guest of Charlie Yates.
23 Aug 2017 - 4:02pm - 0 Comments
Get to know Fred Ridley, Augusta National's next chairman
Fred Ridley, a former U.S. Amateur champion and past president of the U.S. Golf Association, has been elected chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament. Ridley, 65, succeeds outgoing chairman Billy Payne, the club announced Wednesday morning.
23 Aug 2017 - 1:08pm - 0 Comments
Nicolas Colsaerts executes awesome backwards flop shot
Wanna learn how Phil Mickelson hits his flop shot? PGA Professional John Webster explains the key fundamentals to hitting this shot.
23 Aug 2017 - 12:14pm - 0 Comments
Augusta National chairman Billy Payne announces retirement
Statement from PGA of America President Paul Levy The PGA of America extends its deepest appreciation to Billy Payne for an amazing 11 years as Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club.
23 Aug 2017 - 11:32am - 0 Comments
9 dream golf homes you can buy when money is no object
Do you love golf and have so much disposable income you don't know what to do with it? First, congrats. We're insanely jealous. Or maybe you are just banking on winning the next $700 million Powerball jackpot that comes around.
23 Aug 2017 - 10:18am - 0 Comments
9 of the most difficult courses on the PGA Tour this season
Justin Thomas shot an impressive final round 68 at Quail Hollow Club to erase a five shot deficit and capture the PGA Championship, his first major championship win.
23 Aug 2017 - 9:17am - 0 Comments
Doc Redman, the U.S. Amateur champ, set to be the next Clemson golfer to play the Masters
Clemson has sent a lot of amateurs to the Masters Tournament, but few might be as cool as Doc Redman under pressure.
23 Aug 2017 - 8:02am - 0 Comments
Brandt Snedeker left 'speechless' by amateur's golf swing
Brandt Snedeker is shelved right now while he nurses a rib injury, but that hasn't stopped him from trying to help fellow golfers with their games.
22 Aug 2017 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy takes some swings at Yankee Stadium ahead of PGA Tour playoffs
The best new drivers for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you get off the tee longer and straighter this season.
22 Aug 2017 - 12:58pm - 0 Comments
13 best moments from the 2017 men's major championships
The major championships never disappoint. Year after year after year, we can always count on the Masters, the U.S. Open, the Open Championship and the PGA Championship to deliver when it comes to producing the best moments on the course throughout an entire year.
22 Aug 2017 - 11:57am - 0 Comments
Myrtle Beach World Am to feature more than 3,000 players, new divisions
The Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship finally managed to attract players from the two Dakotas and Idaho in the same year, but Alaska is keeping the event from having players from all 50 states this year.
22 Aug 2017 - 1:52am - 0 Comments
The best golfers in the world enjoyed the solar eclipse just like the rest of us
On Monday, the solar eclipse happened. People all over the country went outside, at various times depending on their location, to witness the incredibly rare scientific phenomenon. Among those people: Your favorite golfers.
21 Aug 2017 - 4:08pm - 0 Comments
People spent the solar eclipse playing golf -- here’s how it looked
There are plenty of bucket list golf courses spread across the U.S. and throughout the world. But playing golf during Monday’s solar eclipse? That’s the ultimate bucket list item.
21 Aug 2017 - 3:12pm - 0 Comments
Clemson's Doc Redman makes big late rally to win US Amateur
PGA Professional Craig Renshaw, Director of Instruction at Paradise Valley Golf Club, explains why people have difficulty getting their long putts close to the hole and offers ways to remedy this problem.
21 Aug 2017 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
Here are five fantastic golf courses where you can watch the 2017 solar eclipse
You may have heard that there’s a bit of a solar eclipse going on today.
20 Aug 2017 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
John Daly closes in on leaders with chip-in birdie
Don't look now, but two-time major champion John Daly is making a big-time, final-round move in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open on the PGA Tour Champions this afternoon.
20 Aug 2017 - 4:37pm - 0 Comments