Archives for: December 2012

Early Winter Madness In Buffalo

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The first snowfall of the year that actually stuck has arrived in western New York. The blades of grass peek through the light frosting, teasing me with their jade hue. The pale flakes ensure that no golf will be played this week in our area. Longing fo… more »

PING (who else!) Takes First Step In New World Golf Order

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John Solheim has applied for a patent on a golf handicapping formula. Here is the press release: PHOENIX (Dec. 19, 2012) – PING Chairman & CEO John Solheim announced today he’s applied for a patent that uses an equipment rating formula as a fac… more »

Ryder Cup Captain Equals Great Leader: Are We Kidding Ourselves?

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I read with immense sadness the blips on the rumor mill that Tom Watson would be named captain of the 2014 USA Ryder Cup side. Two days before the official announcement, the world knew that the PGA of America had taken "Reuse, Recycle" to another level.… more »

The Mayans Were Correct :(

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The Mayans predicted that the world would come to an end in 2012 (although the Canadian musical trio Rush has music being rediscovered in 2112, so there's a discrepancy there) and carnival workers believe that accidents come in threes. Take a look at th… 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