Archives for: September 2007

Jack Nicklaus too soft in Presidents Cup

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I rescind my demand for Jack Nicklaus to be U.S. Ryder Cup captain. Nicklaus conceded a 3-foot putt to Vijay Singh on the 18th hole in the first round of the President's Cup to give the international team its only point, a half point actually. Then… more »

The longest golf course in the world

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I would really, really like to play and review the Nullarbor Plain golf course in Australia. Then, I could write: "The golf course has some length to it. From the back tees, it plays 750 miles." When my editors called me, I could say: "Dude, I DID… more »

Think the Ocean course at Kiawah Island is tough? Try playing it with hickory-shafted clubs

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Got any hickory-shaft clubs laying around? How about some knickers? The Kiawah Island Golf Resort is holding the Hickory Golf Challenge in late February, on the Ocean course, one of a series of events it's holding next year. I've played the Ocean c… more »

Innisbrook resort near Tampa renovates its Island course

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The Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club, one of my favorite golf resorts in Florida, has done some dramatic renovations on its Island course. The Island course, one of four at the resort, is considered second to the Copperhead, one of the better courses in t… more »

Fed Ex Cup: A "sitting" champion in Tiger Woods?

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I blogged the other day about how the Fed Ex Cup needs to be tweaked, and how the penultimate tournament, the Tour Championship, should be winner-take-all. Now, it comes to light, after the math geniuses analyzed the complicated numbers that no one ot… more »

Fed Ex Cup first season: even $10 million can't guarantee excitement

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The first Fed Ex Cup is over and I'm betting most of the known world still doesn't know what happened. Even CBS said it would not bore us with all the details. Oh, we all know Tiger Woods won it. No surprise there. And in truth, even the PGA Tour can'… more »

Watching Fed Ex Cup on TV takes some getting used to

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I remember being at East Lake earlier this year, when they were all excited about hosting the Tour Championship, the final tournament of the Fed Ex Cup. Now, sitting here watching the Fed Ex Cup, I'm a little confused. It's almost as if the tournament… more »

Best time to Myrtle Beach may be September and October

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MYRTLE BEACH – I probably shouldn't say this for selfish reasons, but I don't understand why more people don't visit Myrtle Beach in September and October. Yes, there is some over-seeding going on, but it's worth it to avoid the hordes of tourists t… more »
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