John Eckberg - Contributor

John Eckberg has been a life-long bogey golfer, whose addiction to the sport began with nine-iron pitches to and from neighbor Frank Haines's back yard and on the golf courses in and around Akron, Ohio. His fondest golf memories date to his teenaged-years when he and his brother would annually sneak into PGA events at Firestone Country Club, then spend the day eluding marshals as part of the army that trailed Arnold Palmer.

He is the co-author of Road Dog, a true crime thriller and a business reporter for The Cincinnati Enquirer. His work or columns have appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times, USA Today, Newsweek, Sports Afield, Country Home, and Gannett newspapers across the nation.

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

Dates: March 12, 2015 - December 31, 2015
The Aliante Escape to Luxury Package includes two rounds of golf at 27-hole Badlands and Silverstone G.C., and two nights at the AAA 4-diamond Aliante Casino & Hotel.
Price range: $275