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LA QUINTA, Calif. — Andrew Landry topped the crowded CareerBuilder Challenge leaderboard after another low-scoring day in the sunny Coachella Valley.
Latest Pinehurst jewel, The Cradle, promotes golf and fun
PINEHURST -- What does a golfing mecca that already has everything do to enhance the playing experience?
12 Oct 2017 - 8:18am - 0 Comments
Brendan Steele aims for stronger season; Justin Thomas gives Wanamaker a home
Brendan Steele knows all about a fast start to the season. What he'd like to avoid is the slow finish.
11 Oct 2017 - 11:29am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods is back to full swings — and club twirls
On Saturday, Tiger Woods posted a video of him hitting iron shots on the course. Today? It's on to the full swing.
10 Oct 2017 - 4:43pm - 0 Comments
The prize for winning a miniature golf tournament? $5,000.
Interested in winning $5,000 for playing miniature golf? That's what is up for grabs for the winner of the $20,000 Minigolf Masters, which is being played later this week at the Hawaiian Rumble and Aloha Minigolf courses in the North Myrtle Beach area.
10 Oct 2017 - 1:53am - 0 Comments
Dave Pelz tells story of time Phil Mickelson hit flop shot over his head
Wanna learn how Phil Mickelson hits his flop shot? PGA Professional John Webster explains the key fundamentals to hitting this shot.
9 Oct 2017 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
How the 'Mulligan' got its name
By Bob Denney, PGA of America It is arguably one of the few sports terms believed to be named after a person, and with ramifications beyond the border of a course and into politics and daily life.
9 Oct 2017 - 11:17am - 0 Comments
Kevin and Brittany Kisner start foundation to give back
Kevin Kisner has always wanted to be a star on the golf course, but not only for the sake of being one of the biggest names on the PGA Tour. The Aiken native and his wife, Brittany, also wanted to be able to use his platform to give back to the Aiken area.
9 Oct 2017 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
Brendan Steele successfully defends Safeway Open title
2013 National PGA Teacher of the Year Lou Guzzi demonstrates how hitting a driver can be the right play when you need a low shot to escape trouble.
9 Oct 2017 - 9:53am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson escapes trouble to make unlikely birdie at the Safeway Open
Phil Mickelson pulls to within 5 shots of the lead with back-to-back birdies.
8 Oct 2017 - 11:54am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods post video hitting iron shots
Tiger Woods’ golf future is unclear at this point. He attended the Presidents Cup after his fourth surgery, but not to play, of course.
7 Oct 2017 - 4:12pm - 0 Comments
Tyrrell Hatton achieves Tiger Woods-level dominance at St Andrews
The best new golf balls for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident and lower your scores!
7 Oct 2017 - 2:36pm - 0 Comments
Tommy Fleetwood shoots record 63 at Carnoustie in Dunhill Links
Tommy Fleetwood broke the course record at Carnoustie by shooting 9-under 63 to tie for the lead with defending champion Tyrrell Hatton after two rounds of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on Friday.
6 Oct 2017 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
John Daly, Gavin DeGraw sing Tom Petty's 'I won't back down'
On Tuesday, legendary rock star Tom Petty passed away at the age of 66. Over the last few decades, Petty pumped out a number of hit songs. One of those was "I won't back down."
6 Oct 2017 - 11:00am - 0 Comments
How a PGA professional helps connect college coaches with potential recruits through technology
"It's like for junior golfers and college coaches."
5 Oct 2017 - 2:30pm - 0 Comments
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale has replica of TPC Sawgrass's iconic 17th in back yard
Gareth Bale is a star forward for the soccer powerhouse Real Madrid in La Liga. But when the 28-year-old from Wales isn't on the pitch scoring goals, or setting up teammate Cristiano Ronaldo, you can usually find him on the golf course. Bale is obsessed with golf.
5 Oct 2017 - 11:48am - 0 Comments
Remember 'Cigar Guy' from the 2010 Ryder Cup?
Today, Oct. 4, 2017, marks the 7-year anniversary of the Europeans winning the 2010 Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor in Wales, 14.5-13.5. In that spirit, we're remembering one of the most fantastic and comical photos ever taken.
4 Oct 2017 - 9:43am - 0 Comments
Jonathan Byrd stays steady to earn his PGA Tour card
2013 National PGA Teacher of the Year Lou Guzzi demonstrates how hitting a driver can be the right play when you need a low shot to escape trouble.
3 Oct 2017 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
9 weird shots the rules of golf say you are free to hit on the course
When it comes to the Rules of Golf, there always seems to be an emphasis on the things you can't do. But what about the things you didn't know you can do? Believe it or not, there are quite a few of those things too.
3 Oct 2017 - 10:24am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson share long embrace at Presidents Cup
For much of the last two decades, the biggest rivalry in golf was between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. Of course, "rivalry," probably isn't fair to Woods seeing as he got the better of Mickelson most of the time.
2 Oct 2017 - 8:43am - 0 Comments