Archives for: July 2008

Vision golf balls are an Aussie alternative to Titleist and Nike

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Watching the commercials during this year's British Open -- or any televised golf tournament, actually – you'd think there are only two brands of golf balls: Titleist and Nike. There are all sorts of balls on the market, though, that conform to USGA… more »

Michelle Wie DQ'd from the State Farm Classic

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Wow. Just when we thought Michelle Wie had faded, finally, from the limelight, she found herself in the clubhouse Saturday alone in second place at the State Farm Classic in Springfield, Illinois. That position didn't last long, though, as she was… more »

Golf apparel companies love a sloppy, windy British Open

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The players may wish for bright, warm, windless conditions each year at the venerable and unpredictable British Open, and galleries may shiver in their soggy Wellingtons with the thought of another windy, wet day on the links. But apparel companies pr… more »

Miles of Golf in Ypsilanti, Michigan, like Disney World for golfers

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My kids are always after me to take them to Disney Word. I, of course, would rather spend money on a golf vacation.Although it's true that there are plenty of great golf courses in Orlando, with the price of gas, who can afford to drive, fly, or even… more »

Best food in La Jolla? Try George's at the Cove

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When you're a foodie, you remember certain dinners with a fondness normally reserved for long-lost lovers or dead pets. Last month, while covering the U.S. Open, I had the pleasure of dining at George's at the Cove in La Jolla, which had been recommend… more »

Tour Edge Golf offers free premium shaft upgrade with fitting

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Tour Edge, one of the highest-tech golf equipment companies you've maybe never heard of, is offering a premium shaft upgrade to golfers who purchase a new Exotics XCG or XLD driver. To find a VariableFit Interchangeable Fitting System location near y… more »

Natalie Gulbis announces essay contest

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Natalie Gulbis, LPGA player and leggy calendar-girl, announced on June 24 an essay contest. The theme of the essay is, "Who's Behind Your Success?" and entries of 200 words or less can be submitted at the link above. According to RSM McLadrey, the… more »

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

Dates: February 20, 2015 - October 31, 2015
The Country Club of the Crystal Coast in Pine Knoll Shores, North Carolina is a top-flight course nestled along the Bogue Sound. With the club's Silver Package, you'll stay at partner hotel or resort and receive special rates for golf, tennis and swimming, and have access to the private dining club.
Price range: $250