It's crunch time for Ryder Cup Team selection

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As time for the 38th Ryder Cup (Oct. 1-3) closes in, the selection of who will play on the American team becomes a horse race. Who will Captain Corey Pavin pick for his 12 good men? September 7 is the date when Pavin names his four "wild card picks.… more »

Teeing it up along New York's Erie Canal

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Summer is in full swing in the Finger Lakes region which likes smack in Central New York, an area with more than 11 glacial-cut lakes and dramatic gorges. But there is another piece of water of great importance here, The Erie Canal.If you have a pas… more »

New dates and tickets for charity are win, wins for Turning Stone's upcoming PGA Tour event

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Atunyote Golf Club designed by Tom Fazio, one of the most graceful, well manicured courses on the PGA event schedule, is the venue for the 2010 Turning Stone Resort Championship, Aug. 2-8. "The late summer dates are a welcome change from the fall slo… more »

Seneca Nation's Hickory Stick Golf Course brings new RT Jones Jr. public track to Niagara Falls

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Western New York State has another star attraction almost within earshot of the thundering waters of Niagara Falls: the $25 million Seneca Hickory Stick Golf Course. One of the few new daily fee courses to open in the country this year, the track is set… more »

LPGA players who smile more are good for the game. Take Paula Creamer new U.S. Women's Open Champ

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It's easy for those of us who play the game to forget that for the pros, it is their paycheck that is on the line when they miss that putt or hit that drive. Golf for them is serious business. Still there are players who just seem to have a better ti… more »

What's the Big Deal about women being allowed to play in male-dominated golf tournaments?

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In 2007 Elaine Joyce, 45, a software designer from Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts, successfully sued the town of Dennis along with its two town-owned golf courses, Dennis Pines and Dennis Highlands. She claimed the town discriminated against her on the bas… more »

Top 5 absolutely awful golf gifts

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There are a lot of things out there these days to make the spikes rise up on the back of your neck. Some relief from the gloom and doom would be nice. So here we go: my Top 5 Absolutely Off-the-Wall Golf Gifts to Keep you Laughing in Tough Times.” Pe… more »

Suzy Whaley sees women as key to growing the game of golf

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What do Suzy Whaley, a top LPGA Teaching and Club Professional and Babe Didrikson Zaharias, perhaps the greatest golfer of all time have in common? Answer: They are the only two women to ever qualify to play in a PGA tour event. In 2002, Whaley lande… more »

Playing off-season golf in Florida or Arizona can save you big bucks

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I just returned from Naples, Fl and Scottsdale, Arizona and I'm more confused than usual. I understand that rates plunge after the snow birds go home. I understand that in today's economic slump…a slump is a slump, that courses are scrambling to haul in… more »

Beware: Women on the move on and off the golf course

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At the recent ING (International Network of Golf) conference in Pinehurst, NC, a panel of women golfers talked about the importance of women in the golf industry. Surprisingly, many of the questions came from men where the reasons women play continues to… more »

Marriott and Bag Boy getting pushy promoting walking for health

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Having spent a good part of the winter in Florida, I continue to wonder why, in this day of an increasingly overweight population from youngsters to seniors, more people don't walk when they play golf. This is especially true in places like Florida where… more »

Women's Golf Month a good time to mentor new golfers: one-shot events just don't work

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June is Women's Golf Month. Although you need no excuse, this can be a time you get serious about encouraging someone to take up the game. How many times has someone said to you, "I'd really like to get into it, but I never seem to find the time."Ti… more »

Golfing with sports legends in St. Kitts where NFL greats like Bruce Smith come to "give back" to kids in need

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Spending the past couple of days playing golf at the Royal St. Kitts Golf Club, hanging at the pool of the St. Kitts Marriott Resort & Royal Beach Casino, and dancing on the beach to one of best bands in the Caribbean, was enormously enhanced by a g… more »

What would happen if Government controlled golf?

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The government has opted to control health care, the auto and insurance industries, banking and student loans. What would happen if government decided to take over the golf industry? For starters, one pro at a fancy club in Naples (who didn't want to… more »

What makes the Masters so special? Is it bigger than Tiger?

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Where else in the world do so many top stars of any game come together to compete in the same place, the same time of year, year after year? It has the smallest field (about 90 players) of any major and being able to attend it is on every golfer's bucket… more »
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