A Quick Nine

Tell us about your first round of golf. Who got you on the course? A parent? A sibling? A buddy? What made it special? You answered, and we've selected our favorites:
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A Quick Nine: What's the toughest par 3 in golf?
Over the weekend at the Players Championship, we saw once again why the par-3 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass isn't only one of the most recognizable holes in golf, but also one of the most maddening for the top players in the world.
14 May 2013 - 9:27am - 4 Comments
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A Quick Nine: What's your best reason for why you play golf?
Throughout May, we're celebrating, "Welcome to Golf Month." Welcome to Golf Month uses complimentary lessons as its foundation of the program to create a welcoming atmosphere to encourage new players to try golf.
7 May 2013 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: College football coach you'd most like to play golf with
Some of our PGA.com staff were able to check out some of college football's top coaches in the Chick-fil-A Bowl Coaches Challenge at Reynolds Plantation on Monday in Greensboro, Ga.
30 Apr 2013 - 9:36am - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: What are your Masters traditions?
A tradition unlike any other, the Masters is here. On Thursday morning, players will tee off at Augusta National for the 77th playing of perhaps the game's most prestigious tournament. When you hear or talk about the Masters, the word, "tradition," always comes up.
9 Apr 2013 - 9:23am - 1 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Best golfers to follow on Twitter
Twitter is a great tool for many things. For sports nuts -- this writer included -- it allows you to get an inside look at the athletes we love watching so much on TV.
13 Mar 2013 - 10:10am - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Your best bunker tips
When we think of Florida, we think of many things. Among them? Disney World, world-class golf and world-class beaches.
25 Feb 2013 - 3:20pm - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: What type of golf shoes would you recommend?
One of the most important pieces of equipment you need for your golf game isn't even in your bag. They're on your feet. We're talking golf shoes.
20 Feb 2013 - 8:54am - 1 Comments
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A Quick Nine: What's the best golf commercial you've seen?
In case you hadn't noticed, golf commercials are some of the best commercials being made these days. Typically, when it's commercial time, we take the chance to go grab something from the fridge, or quickly relieve ourselves (come on, we're being honest here).
13 Feb 2013 - 9:20am - 7 Comments
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A Quick Nine: If you were invited to play a pro-am, who would your celebrity partner be?
The PGA Tour visits the breathtaking Monterey Peninsula this week for the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
6 Feb 2013 - 9:15am - 2 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Super Bowl player you'd most want as a partner in a money game
There's still a few days of hype left before Super Bowl XLVII finally kicks off between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at the Superdome in New Orleans.
30 Jan 2013 - 9:36am - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: What is your main golf goal for 2013?
First off, Happy New Year, everyone! With a new year comes a new start and the opportunity to set some new goals. We reached out to you, our dedicated friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation this week and asked you to answer the following: What is YOUR main golf goal for 2013?
9 Jan 2013 - 10:34am - 1 Comments
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A Quick Nine: YOUR Christmas Wish List
By T.J. Auclair PGA.com Interactive Producer If you hadn't heard, the holiday season is here - in full swing - and Christmas is right around the corner.
28 Nov 2012 - 11:55pm - 2 Comments
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A Quick Nine: What, in golf, are you most thankful for?
Hopefully everyone out there in PGA.com Facebook Nation will be spending quality time with loved ones on Thanksgiving Day. There's so much in life to be thankful for. And, in this business, there's a lot to be thankful for because of the game of golf.
21 Nov 2012 - 8:46am - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Which golfer would make the best president?
We decided to have a little fun here at PGA.com for Election Day. On Tuesday, we asked our friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation: If all professional golfers (past and present) were running for President, who would get your vote and why?
7 Nov 2012 - 9:47am - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Best public courses in Indiana
Up until last week's BMW Championship at Crooked Stick, it had been a long time since our friends in Indiana had seen top level golf up close.
12 Sep 2012 - 10:23am - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Best Charleston, S.C.-area public golf courses
Next week, the best golfers in the world head to breathtaking Kiawah Island, S.C., just outside Charleston, for the season's final major -- the PGA Championship.
1 Aug 2012 - 10:25am - 2 Comments
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A Quick Nine: How did your course commemorate Memorial Day?
Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving our wonderful country. It's also a day to thank those in the Armed Forces, who sacrifice so much so that we can enjoy the freedom we have... like going out to play golf whenever we want.
30 May 2012 - 1:26pm - 0 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Who or what was most influential in getting you into golf?
The entire month of May is, 'Welcome to Golf Month,' which is a new Play Golf America program evolving from PGA Free Lesson Month.
9 May 2012 - 8:52am - 2 Comments
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A Quick Nine: Best golf book you've ever read
There's nothing like a good book, right? And even better if it's a good golf book. This week, we asked our PGA.com Facebook friends to tell us: What's the best golf book you've ever read?
25 Apr 2012 - 9:36am - 0 Comments