Archives for: August 2010

Golfers educate thyself by reading Golf Sonnets by James Long Hale

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I haven’t read poetry in years. Call me uneducated or uncultured, but I’ll bet I’m not unlike most – if not all – of the readers of this blog. We spend our time reading Ben Hogan and playing like Ben Stiller, not diving into Shakespeare. So consider… more »

FlairHair visors and golf a natural fit

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Want to be the hit of your golf outing? Try wearing a FlairHair Visor, the wacky golf visor that features spiked hair coming out the top. A bald-headed buddy of mine wore his blonde FlairHair visor to a pro-am in northern Michigan just as a joke,… more »

Steve Eubanks' book "To Win and Die in Dixie" digs up a juicy murder mystery tale

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Golf doesn’t have enough characters these days, so author Steve Eubanks did us all a favor by unearthing one. His latest book, To Win and Die in Dixie, looks at the wild times and untimely death of J. Douglas Edgar, a Brit who coached Bobby Jones and… more »

How well will Chambers Bay Golf Club hold up to the young guns at the 2010 U.S. Amateur?

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The days of reckoning have come for the Chambers Bay Golf Club. The celebrated Robert Trent Jones Jr. course, set on the shores of the Puget Sound near Tacoma, Wash., will host the 110th U.S. Amateur Aug. 23-29. Many believe the Amateur is merely… more »

Inside the ropes with the dream foursome of Watson, Miller, Palmer and Nicklaus at The Golf Club of Harbor Shores

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We've already blown out the coverage for the very cool Champions for Change charity shootout at The Golf Club of Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor, Michigan. Worldgolf.com writer Brandon Tucker blogged about it and produced a cool photo gallery, so I de… more »

Hanging with Butch Harmon at Gaylord's Loon Golf Resort a real hoot

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After spending the weekend hanging out with the No. 1 golf instructor in the world, I can’t image a more accommodating, hilarious, fun-loving and laidback host for a celebrity pro-am than Butch Harmon. Harmon charmed the 80 or so lucky golfers who si… more »

Kalahari Resort's Trappers Turn Golf Club to host 'Golf for a Song' fundraiser

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Anybody who thinks golf is a lame sport to play or that golf is in a downturn just needs to look at events like the "Golf for a Song" fundraiser in the Wisconsin Dells. The annual Golf for a Song fundraiser, set at the Kalahari Resort's Trappers Turn… more »

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