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Winter Golf? Yea, Maybe in Hawaii

Green Hawaiian Golf Course on Lava Ocean Shore of Kona Island

For many of us, winter means (depending on where you live, of course) that it’s time to put the clubs away for a little while and focus on other things. This, combined with shorter days and colder weather, and our …

Who are You Calling Fatso?

I missed yet another 6 footer for par.

I was on in regulation on par 4 number 8. But, walked away with a bogey.

There’s almost nothing worse in golf (or maybe in life) than 3 putting. Especially after two …

Great Golf Goes On in Autumn

ST ANDREWS, SCOTLAND – JULY 30: Lydia Ko of New Zealand watches her tee shot on 15th hole during pro-am round of 2013 Ricoh Women's British Open held at St Andrews Old Course on July 30, 2013 in St Andrews, Scotland. (Photo by Wojciech Migda)

I hope everyone is continuing to hit the fairways as the leaves begin to fall. But for those of you for whom golf is strictly a spectator sport, there is no need to mourn just because the big-ticket televised games …

Five Tips for Happier Golf—and a Happier Life

Golf Ball Mascot

Do you consider yourself a happy person? Many of us would probably answer “No.” Being happy all the time is next to impossible; life just doesn’t work that way. Besides, if we were happy all the time, happiness would lose …

Stay Calm and Remain on the Golf Course 


I generally find something worthwhile to do when commercials interrupt my TV viewing enjoyment. But I make an exception for commercials that make me laugh or are exceptionally clever. And if such commercials involve the game of golf, I make …

You Just Can’t Keep John Daly Down


While it’s not typical for me to choose the same subject two blog posts in a row, John Daly is not your typical subject. This time, Daly is in the news for something a bit more serious than being a …

The Fowler’s New Clothes

golfer wearing pink slacks and white shoes

There’s no doubt that golf can be as much fashion show as it is sport.

Whether it’s Ian Poulter’s duds, Tiger’s Sunday red shirt, or Jesper Parnavick’s pink pants, many players have an authentic style that mirrors their personality.

But, …

A Look Back at Jordan Speith’s Epic Season

Athletics podium on grass

It’s often said in sports that no one remembers who came in second place.

But, there is one second place finish I do remember. It was Jordan Speith’s second place finish at the 2014 Masters.

“Can you believe this kid …

Greens on the Diamond


If you’re planning a trip to sunny Southern California on November 6 – 8, you might want to include San Diego on your itinerary. Attractions in the seaside city are already plentiful, but Callaway and the San Diego Padres are …

Spieth’s Secrets


If you’ve followed professional golf this year, you would probably agree that young Jordan Spieth is proving to be a champion of the highest caliber. Golf Digest’s Jamie Diaz concurs, and takes his observation a step further. He asks, …

When to Use Your Nine Iron

Golf ball on green meadow, driver

The nine iron may not be adequate for fighting off a kraken (see the current golf blog), but it certainly has its uses on the golf course.

As the name implies, the head of an iron is made of iron …

The Closer: Jason Day Proves He Has What It Takes

The Heritage Pro-Am April 20, 2011 Hilton Head, SC

Time was, people questioned whether Jason Day had the killer instinct to be golf’s number one player. The achievement where Day seemed to find number one status was coming in second place. He did it seven times from 2006 through …