What is the best course you have played?

Simply put, what is the best golf course you have ever played? Was it a world renowned famous course? Was it your local municipal course down the road? For me, I have had the chance to play several great golf courses.

Rain Delays. Use your time wisely

I have encountered many many rain delays in my highschool and college playing experience. Rain delays certaintly are not fun, but at the same time can allow you the chance to regain your thoughts and calm yourself down especially in the event you are playing bad. The adverse effect can happen, though, if you are playing well. You may go …

Going Live

Well, its official, Major Championships is now officially live. After about 2 solid weeks of constant coding, tweaking, Movable Type installations, and more, the fruits of hard labor are now alive. I hope you enjoy the site and the resources that come with it. Its a baby right now, but we are hoping it will definitly grow in the months …

Nike Winternational Junior Series

I want to briefly talk about The Nike Winternational Junior Series. This is a great junior tour that is open to players (both male and female) who are currently in high school. I had a chance to play in it from 1997 – 1999. Typically I would play 2 tournaments each year, so I had roughly 6 experiences down in …

The Players Championship (TPC)

Tommorow starts the opening round for the TPC at Sawgrass. Last year’s winner, Adam Scott, will try and make it a back to back win. Vijay, the #1 player in the world, is vying to keep that spot with Tiger Woods and Ernie Els on his heels.

Common causes of the dreaded slice.

A slice is usually a weak shot that ends up right of your target, which is all to common among amateur golfers. Some of the most common causes for a slice are:

How to hit a sand shot

Hitting a sand shot seems to be every amateur golfers nemisis. Its really not very hard once you learn how. The problem most golfers run into when it comes to a bunker shot is their mental frame of mind. When you setup to a greenside bunker shot, whats going through your head? Do some of these come to mind – …

The most inconsistent player I know…

Alright, its me! I am the most inconsistent player I know! For example, I played 18 holes today at The Bull in Richmond, KY. I shot a 79, which isn’t great, but also isn’t bad. The only thing about this and the title of this post is consistency…I HAVE NONE! 79…with that said, here is how my round went: – …

Go to school for education, not just golf – Part 2

Update: Read part 1 if you missed it Golf is fun to play in college. Its a blast. Its a great experience hopping onto a van filled with 6-7 of your fellow teammates to drive several states away or for a spring break tournament in Florida and playing against some of the best players in the country. Even if the …

Go to school for education, not just golf – Part 1

Update: Read Part2 after this one What I am getting at is that one should not choose a college based simply on their atheletic teams and/or school reputations. When an individual goes to college, that person is there to receive an education that they can take with them into the future as a grown adult. Problem is, some individuals seek …