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The record-breaking trend continues this week as Phillis Meti of New Zealand broke the world record for women's long drives on Wednesday.  Meti, the defending champion of the World Long Drive competition, hit a 406 yard-long drive in Denver. 
Greg Owen strips down at TPC Sawgrass to save bird in distress
If Greg Owen -- a journeyman still in search of his maiden PGA Tour victory -- wins this week's Players Championship, you can chalk it up to great play and great karma.
10 May 2016 - 9:16am - 0 Comments
Original 1904 Olympic medals to shine at World Golf Hall of Fame
  ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Two Summer Olympics medals won by H.
9 May 2016 - 10:10pm - 0 Comments
Zac Blair disqualified after altering putter... with his head
PGA Tour player Zac Blair summed up his situation at the Wells Fargo Championship on Friday perfectly in a hashtag: "#GottaDoBetter."
6 May 2016 - 1:27pm - 0 Comments
John Daly bobbleheads to be given out at Insperity Invitational on Friday
  John Daly makes his PGA Tour Champions debut on Friday at the Insperity Invitational in Houston, and tournament officials are marking the occasion in a pretty fun way – they're giving away John Daly bobbleheads to the first 1,000 fans through the gates.
5 May 2016 - 9:15pm - 0 Comments
Awesome stop-action video of PGA Tour player Graham DeLaet made entirely out of Legos
  There was a lot of golf on TV today.
5 May 2016 - 7:49pm - 0 Comments
Anna Nordqvist drains incredible up-and-back putt at Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic
  The LPGA Tour's Yokohama Tire Classic doesn’t tee off until Thursday morning, but it looks like the shot of the week has already been struck.    During her prep for the tournament on Wednesday, Anna Nordqvist faced a med
4 May 2016 - 8:38pm - 0 Comments
Golf industry has fun celebrating "Star Wars Day" 2016
  As I'm sure you are well aware, today is May 4 – "Star Wars Day" to nerds and geeks and sci-fi fans around the globe.
4 May 2016 - 3:17pm - 0 Comments
What is the best advice you've received from a PGA Professional?
In the spirit of today being National Instruction Day, we pitched the following question to our nearly 350,000 friends in Facebook Nation: What's the best advi
4 May 2016 - 11:38am - 0 Comments
Golf rules: Why taking relief may not be your best option
Just because the Rules of Golf offer you the option to take relief from an obstruction, it's not always in your best interests.
2 May 2016 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
North Myrtle Beach museum scores hole-in-one with Bob Hope exhibit
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Whatever last laugh Bob Hope had in 2003 after his 100 years on Earth, he left the world a hole-in-one gift of smiles, family honor, American pride, and class that will last forever.   The No
29 Apr 2016 - 7:38pm - 0 Comments
My favorite golf shot to hit is...
Anyone who has ever played the game for any amount of time has their respective bread-and-butter shot -- the one they most enjoy hitting.
29 Apr 2016 - 10:43am - 0 Comments
Olympic trophy headed to Colonial for PGA Tour's Fort Worth stop
  FORT WORTH, Texas – The Olympic Games golf trophy is headed to Fort Worth as part of tournament week festivities at the Dean & DeLuca Invitational.   The trophy, last presented in 1904 to gold medalist George
28 Apr 2016 - 7:00pm - 0 Comments
KickStarter campaign wants to build "crazy" golf course in London's Trafalgar Square
  It doesn't more than a few minutes of browsing on Kickstarter to find all sorts of wild and crazy ideas.
28 Apr 2016 - 1:46pm - 0 Comments
"Faces Of Golf" sculpture now on display at PGA National Resort & Spa
  At the Open Championship last summer, acclaimed artist Lawrence Holofcener unveiled a pretty impressive piece of golf art.
27 Apr 2016 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson and friends make an eagle in 23 seconds flat
  Remember the other day when we showed you a group of European Tour players who set a new Guinness World Record for playing the fastest par-5 hole ever?
26 Apr 2016 - 5:30pm - 0 Comments
Two bald eagles hatched on golf course are named after golf terms
  REDDING, Calif. – The two newest eaglets from Redding's famous bald eagle pair have been named.   Going with a theme consistent with where the two eagles were born, online voters overwhelmingly chose to name
26 Apr 2016 - 4:22pm - 0 Comments
Inaugural ImpactZone junior expo in Southwest Florida big success
  NAPLES, Fla. – Impact Zone Golf's first free junior golf expo was a hit last Saturday at Tiburon Golf Club.   More than 200 came to the expo to participate in clinics, hear from Impact Zone founder Bobby Clam
26 Apr 2016 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
Flying drones will deliver balls, snacks at golf course in Japan
The future is now, at least when it comes to delivering snacks to hungry golfers in Japan.
26 Apr 2016 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
San Francisco Giants giving out Juli Inkster bobbleheads tonight
  Lots of golfers have thrown out first pitches at ballgames over the years.
22 Apr 2016 - 7:25pm - 0 Comments