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The Unwritten Rules of Golf
One of the greatest challenges to more people playing golf is the intimidation of learning the rules. No, I'm not talking about the ample rulebook provided by the USGA, because quite honestly, you probably break a number of them everytime you go out.
17 Aug 2013 - 9:42pm - 23 Comments
Jack Nicklaus taking part in Throwback Thursdays
One of the most popular social media platforms today is Instagram - and one of the more popular uses of the photo sharing site is "Throwback Thursdays", often hashtagged as #TBT.    The tag is used to denote older photos that were taken in ye
15 Aug 2013 - 11:30pm - 1 Comments
The best Jason Dufner photo of the week
It's a pretty safe bet to say that Jason Dufner has had his photo taken more times in the last few days than at any other point in his life.
14 Aug 2013 - 4:02pm - 3 Comments
Jason Dufner makes big jump in Ryder Cup points
Needless to say, Jason Dufner's victory in the PGA Championship vaulted him way up the points list for the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup squad. In fact, Jason has 'dufnered' all the way up to second place behind Phil Mickelson in the standings at this point.
13 Aug 2013 - 3:37pm - 1 Comments
Rough at Oak Hill looking rough
So, you ask, what's the rough looking like at Oak Hill for the PGA Championship? Well, you're in luck. PGA Professional Rob Labritz is already on site, and took these photos of the long grass.
3 Aug 2013 - 8:01pm - 1 Comments
Tony Kornheiser shouts out to Junior PGA champions
So, did you see who won the Junior PGA Championship today?
2 Aug 2013 - 7:55pm - 2 Comments
Nike Golf's PGA Championship scripting for Tiger Woods
As has become standard with the major championships these last few years, manufacturers are releasing their respective "scripts" or clothing that their players will be wearing during the PGA Championship at Oak Hill next week.   Here's a press
1 Aug 2013 - 2:39pm - 1 Comments
Rory McIlroy supports Caddy For A Cure
Our friends at Caddy For A Cure are at it again.
30 Jul 2013 - 1:57pm - 0 Comments
Golf is dangerous, says Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps, the Olympic swimming superstar and burgeoning golfer, was in Barcelona over the weekend, where he popped in on the swimming world championships and participated in the dedication of a mural in which he is featured.
29 Jul 2013 - 11:13pm - 0 Comments
Hunter Mahan's wife gives birth to baby girl
Hunter Mahan has made the happy jump from tournament leader to proud father.  He announced the birth of his daughter Sunday, a day after he withdrew from the RBC Canadian Open while leading after his wife went into labor. 
28 Jul 2013 - 3:26pm - 0 Comments
What do Bob Toski and Ken Duke have in common?
This might be the coolest photo I saw on Twitter all week. 
28 Jul 2013 - 12:57am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson rings closing bell at NYSE
On Wednesday, Phil Mickelson wore shorts and flip-flops to Callaway headquarters in Carlsbad, Calif., where he celebrated his British Open victory with the troops responsible for his clubs and ball.
26 Jul 2013 - 11:01pm - 0 Comments
Russell Knox shoots 59 in Albertsons Boise Open
For the second time in two weeks, a Tour event has produced a 59.
26 Jul 2013 - 6:07pm - 0 Comments
Shot clock in golf? Colin Montgomerie is for it
The topic of slow play has been much discussed lately. European Tour stalwart Colin Montgomerie has an idea how to stop it once and for all – a shot clock.
25 Jul 2013 - 8:56pm - 1 Comments
Jack Nicklaus grandson walks away from incredible motorcycle crash
Jack Nicklaus' grandson Nick O'Leary plays football at Florida State, and he is one tough dude. He proved it by walking away from a horrific motorcycle crash. 
25 Jul 2013 - 7:13pm - 0 Comments
GoPro camera meets sand wedge -- incredible shot ensues
GoPro touts its product as, "The world's most versatile camera."   Goofing around at the the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) last Friday, PGA Professional and TPI Founder Dave Phillips put the versatility of the camera to the ultimate tes
24 Jul 2013 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
Mini-tour player shoots unbelievable 56
For years and years, shooting a "59" has been incredibly special. It still is.
23 Jul 2013 - 11:21am - 2 Comments
Open champions way back when
With Phil Mickelson's victory in the Open Championship still fresh on our minds, Callaway Golf Europe tweeted out this blast-from-the-past photo on Monday.
22 Jul 2013 - 11:50pm - 1 Comments
Bones Mackay celebrates Phil's victory by 'dufnering'
All right, I know I'm a little punch-drunk from the long hours we've worked all week on the Open Championship on top of all the other events.
22 Jul 2013 - 1:58am - 0 Comments