The Vari-Break Putting Green by SKLZ simulates wavy greens indoors

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I’m a streaky putter. I can make a bunch and then miss a bunch. A new training aid in my basement, the Vari-Break Putting Green, should help me become a more consistent putter. The new putting mat will be put to good use this winter. Its uniq… more »

"Golf's Ultimate Eighteen" by Steve Eubanks has a familiar ring to it

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It seems like I’ve seen the book “Golf’s Ultimate Eighteen” before. Just last year, David Wood released “Golf’s Dream 18s,” where the author takes the world’s best golf holes and creates several fantasy courses (check out the review here). Author… more »

Alabama's Gulf Shores ready for golfers, beach-goers to return

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“How about that oil?”That was the first thing out of Rich Gehr‘s mouth as we met inside the pro shop at Craft Farms Golf Resort in Gulf Shores, Alabama.Later that night, the manager at the Hangout, an ultra-cool joint right on the Gulf of Mexico… more »

Layer up with the Sunice Superlite Pullover

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I didn’t just test the new Sunice Superlite Pullover. I trashed it as best I could – playing golf in a monsoon at Ballyliffin, hurricane force winds at RosaPenna and ferocious 5-minute squalls at Portsalon. I survived all these raging storms during a… more »

Support your favorite team with TaylorMade's new NFL visors and hats

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It’s hard to be a fan of the Detroit Lions and the Miami Dolphins these days. They just don’t win enough games. The days of Dan Marino and Bobby Lane are long gone for these two struggling franchises. I still proudly show my loyalty to both teams, th… more »

Smart golfers pack their umbrellas for trips to Ireland and Scotland

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I feel like I finally have the proof to win the debate that yes, umbrellas must be packed on golf trips to Ireland and Scotland. The unfortunate side effect was I had to suffer through several ferocious storms last week along the northern coast of Ir… more »

"Dream Golf" book about Bandon Dunes Golf Resort re-released

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The buzz about Bandon Dunes Golf Resort just never seems to go away. This June the resort on the southern Oregon coast just opened its fourth course, the Old Macdonald by Tom Doak, to complement the three other nationally ranked designs, Bandon Dunes… more »

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 »

Sahalee Country Club welcomes home Seattle native Fred Couples for 2010 U.S. Senior Open

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Every guest has their “Sahalee” moment. You can’t play the Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish near Seattle without having a nightmarish encounter with some tall tree. It’s like playing the Old Course at St. Andrews without hitting into a bunker. It’s… more »

Simply select where you want to play, find a tee time deal, and golf now!

Dates: April 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Lodging at the Albany Hotel St. Andrews for five nights, plus three rounds of golf at the St. Andrews New Course, Panmure, and Crail Balcomie Links, plus the St. Andrews Old Course (ballot option)! Option to book additional or alternative golf is available. The Old Course round is subject to a successful ballot entry and is not included in the price. Trip includes auto-transmission, self-drive minivan. A Carr Golf Travel executive will assist in booking caddies, restaurants, sight-seeing options, etc.
Price range: £795