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  • Most challenging golf courses in the US

    Most challenging golf courses in the US

    Casual golf fans might not realize this, but the sport has its own sacred playing arenas equivalent to baseball’s Wrigley Field or football’s superdome (or wherever it is that the Super Bowl is playing that year).

    Most sports are played in fields with universal measurements and parameters set no matter where a game takes place. A football field in San Francisco will ultimately look the same as one in New England, and the same holds true for baseball diamonds, soccer fields, and basketball courts.

    In golf, however, every single course is uniquely customized and looks different from the other ones

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  • Golf Etiquette

    Golf Etiquette

    Golf etiquette rules are more so common courtesy that is practiced by golf players among one another. These are often common sense and golf clubs often implement their own versions and sometimes post their own. They are designed basically for the consideration of all the people using the course as well as the care of the course, to help reduce unnecessary maintenance of the course.

    Players should ensure that, when putting down bags or the flag stick, no damage is done to the putting green and that neither they nor their caddies damage the hole by standing close to it, in handling the flag stick or removing the ball from the hole.

    If a match fails to keep its place on the course and loses more than one complete hole on the players in front, it should invite the match following to pass. Learn more proper Golf Etiquette …

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Golf as a sport in Germany

Golf as a sport in Germany

Golfing in Germany is still considered as an elite sport. While traditionally not known to be a golfing country, the emergence of German golfer, Bernhard Langer, in the 1980’s placed Germany firmly on the golfing map and since then, several golf courses have been developed around the country. Langer, fondly called the “Ice Man” by [...]

Performance Golf Sweaters for Women

Performance Golf Sweaters for Women

Keeping warm and dry are highly important when golfing outdoors in the colder fall months. Older golf sweaters for women were drab and plain, and looked just like men’s golf clothing. Today, women who love to golf can also feel fabulous on the course with some of the great new golf fashions available on the [...]

Golf Rules and Definitions

Golf Rules and Definitions

Rules and Definitions of Golf – terms M thru O (Marker, Match Play, Obstructions, Out of Bounds and many more …)

About the game of Golf

About the game of Golf

Golf is a precision club and ball sport, in which competing golfers use many types of clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a golf course using the fewest number of strokes. Golf is a game of precision and patience and many who watch or play golf for the first time may not find it as interesting or exciting as other professional sports around the world. Sports and activities such as football, sport fishing and mud run may be more suitable for your personality as golf is a more slow paced sport that requires patience.

Woodland busy planning for US Masters

Woodland busy planning for US Masters

Gary Woodland enjoyed a breakout season in 2011 and will be one of a host of emerging American golfers looking to really make a name for themselves at the US Masters in April. Try out our Masters golf packages to see the tournament for yourself.

The 27-year-old turned professional in 2007 but was forced to divide his time between the PGA and Nationwide Tours over the years before coming through qualifying school in 2010 to secure a full-time Tour card.

Clarke making changes in hunt for improvement

Clarke making changes in hunt for improvement

Darren Clarke broke his Major title duck in 2011 when he rolled back the years to win the British Open, but he has struggled to maintain such top form and is hoping a new caddie with winning experience at the US Masters can help turnaround his fortunes.

2012 Could be a Boon for Woods

2012 Could be a Boon for Woods

Over the next few months, veteran golfer, Tiger Woods, has what could be regarded as one of the greatest opportunities of his recent career; the ability reclaim a place in the ten top of the Official World Golf Rankings. He could, if the gods of golf prove pliant to his demands, even re-take the coveted no.1 spot.

Dyson dreaming of Open Victory

Dyson dreaming of Open Victory

The world number 28 has seen his stock in world golf rise thanks to six European Tour titles in the last five years and in 2012 he has the luxury of knowing he has already qualified automatically to compete in all four majors – the Masters, the US Open, The Open and the USPGA Championship.

Tiger Woods 2011 Masters Final Round Eagles #8

Tiger Woods 2011 Masters Final Round Eagles #8

Watch Tiger Woods hit a big push-draw that led to an eagle at the 2011 Masters last weekend.

Find a golf course near you

Find a golf course near you

Find allmost any golf course or Driving Range in the US. Canadian Golf courses coming soon.