Archives for: March 2013

Shell Houston Open players flying high with Adams Golf, Southwest Airlines

Send feedback »
HOUSTON -- This week marked the introduction of the new Southwest Airlines Adams Golf team, which is composed of eight PGA Tour players, and it couldn't have worked out better, not only for the players, but for the sponsors as well. The team got new… more »

Just in time for the spring golf season, Texas Monthly ramps up its BBQ coverage

Send feedback »
Writing about golf courses and resorts is a great way to make a living, but if I had to pick something that would rival it, it might be spa writer (yeah, that's pretty good) or combing the state of Texas for the best barbecue. I know a little about t… more »

There's something different about those golf resorts on Maui and Lanai

Send feedback »
The Four Seasons Lodge at Koele (Mike Bailey/TravelGolf) LANAI CITY, Hawaii -- Talk about getting away from it all. There are only 3,000 people on this island and a few hundred maybe visiting the two hotels of the Four Seasons Resort Lanai and the s… more »

Golf on Maui: Don't want to wake up from this dream

Send feedback »
The Pacific and neighboring isles are never far away from Kai Course at Kaanapali. (Mike Bailey/TravelGolf) LAHAINA, Hawaii -- I've been told more than once that if Pebble Beach Golf Links wasn't set on the cliffs above the Pacific Ocean, it wouldn'… more »

Troon Golf joins PGA Tour in its opposition to new rule banning anchoring putters

1 feedback »
Soon, the U.S. Golf Association and Royal & Ancient will decide whether or not to adopt a proposed rule to ban anchoring the putter. Recently, the PGA Tour weighed in, opposing the ban and some other groups have come on board as well in that opposit… more »

Old American Golf Club near Dallas offers new stay-and-play packages

Send feedback »
One of the most unique golf courses and clubs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area is Old American Golf Club, a collaboration between architect Tripp Davis and PGA Tour player Justin Leonard. Located in The Colony north of Dallas on Lake Lewisville, the course… more »

Take the Golf Channel's Morning Drive to find good deals in golf travel

1 feedback »
If you like traveling to play golf, then you'll want to tune into Morning Drive on the Golf Channel. Each week, Travel expert Matt Ginella and GolfNow's Lauren Thompson spotlight some of the best deals in the country, and they'll be doing that this week… more »

PGA Professional National Championship picks Dunes Club in Myrtle Beach and its Waterloo 13th

Send feedback »
The 'Waterloo' 13th at The Dunes Club (Brandon Tucker/Golf Channel) The PGA of America made a great pick for its 2014 PGA Professional National Championship, announcing today that The Dunes Golf & Beach Club in Myrtle Beach, S.C., will serve as… more »

Manage the package for a smooth golf trip

Send feedback »
So as usual, I was in a conversation the other day about what I did for a living, but instead of the "what's your favorite golf course" question, I got this one: "What's your best tip for taking a golf trip?" That's easy; it all about managing luggag… more »
 
Swing Fix