Archives for: March 2012

Punches and putts: Enjoy a VIP golf experience during the Mayweather-Cotto fight May 5 in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas always buzzes with excitement, but the action steps it up a notch when a big fight comes to town. The Floyd Mayweather-Henry Cotto fight on May 5 could end up being the boxing match of the year and you don't want to miss it. The Ultima… more »

Golf in March in Columbus, Ohio? You betcha

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MARYSVILLE, Ohio - Who says a Midwesterner like me needs an airplane to find good golf in March? I just hopped in a car and three hours later, presto! I was teeing it up at Darby Creek Golf Course, a strong Geoffrey Cornish/Brian Silva design on the… more »

Win a free golf trip to Scotland thanks to GolfNow.com

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Scotland. Golf. You and a buddy. Need I say more? GolfNow.com, the best online source for tee times - not to mention the course reviews, photos and features I deliver for readers - is giving away the ultimate golf getaway to Scotland. I'm pretty sur… more »

TaylorMade's purchase of Adams Golf a solid move

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The news that TaylorMade Golf has purchased Adams Golf for $70 million doesn't come as a surprise to many industry insiders. Adams Golf, based in Texas, has been looking for ways to salvage its brand since the economy went south in 2009. Adams has a… more »

Caledonia and True Blue: Dynamic duo in Pawleys Island, S.C. set to host Golf Channel Am Tour's Myrtle Beach event

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I'm a bit jealous that I'm not in Myrtle Beach at the moment. The Myrtle Beach Classic, one of the 28 events on the 2012 Golf Channel Amateur Tour, will tee off this weekend at the Caledonia Golf and Fish Club and True Blue Golf Plantation. Near… more »

Midwest golf opens for business. Up for a ski-and-golf day at Shanty Creek Resorts?

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The e-mails and facebook posts from golf courses in Michigan normally trickle in this time of year. These days, they are flooding my inbox and wall, all with the same message: We're open! Come and play! The forecast the next four days reads like… more »

The golf scene in southwest Florida and Naples rocks during high season

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NAPLES, Fla. - There's no doubt it's high season in Southwest Florida. Everywhere you look are people. Lots and lots of people. The Southwest Florida International Airport in Fort Myers was packed when I arrived Wednesday. The traffic up and down U.… more »

Greg Norman sunglasses take cool to a new level

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Greg Norman looks cool no matter what he's doing. Probably even mowing the lawn, not a millionaire, former world No. 1 would ever done that. Norman, a savvy businessman who has built successful brands of clothing line and wines, is looking good… more »

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