Archives for: September 2013

No kidding, golfers: Saturday is National Drink Beer Day

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The Tap Room at Pebble Beach Golf Links OK, this shouldn't have come as a surprise, but did you know that Saturday is National Drink Beer Day. I just found out about it -- somehow. I'm not sure how long it's been around (I'm thinking some guy started… more »

Take your daughter (or father) to the course in grand style: Irish golf event beckons

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Does your daughter play golf? Or are you a woman whose father plays? In either case, here's an event of a lifetime you might want to consider. Next summer, Carr Golf Travel will play host its seventh invitational Father & Daughter Golf Tournament in… more »

Greenbells trump dumbbells for golfers

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Recently, I came across a product that doesn't make any outlandish claims. In fact, it promises reasonable results, is easy to use, doesn't take a lot of time or effort, but the long-term benefits for golfers, especially senior golfers, can be very real… more »

There's the beef: Tour caddie hits it big with homemade jerky for golfers

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It's the hottest snack on the PGA Tour, in some cases quite literally, if you're talking about the buffalo or sweet chili pepper flavors. We're talking jerky here, and if you're trying to watch your carb and calorie count, it's the perfect golf course s… more »

The new Colonial Charters Golf Club near Myrtle Beach sheds its former bad self

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Down in Longs, S.C., on the north end of the Myrtle Beach Grand Strand, Ian Guerin is reporting that the former Palmetto Greens Golf & Country Club has re-opened as Colonial Charters Golf Club. The new club didn't just get a new name, of course, but… more »

Play for a world golf title in Las Vegas next February

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Anything that's a world championship has to be a big deal, right? Putting it in Las Vegas simply gives it more glam. That's the case with the second annual Las Vegas World Amateur Championship, to be conducted Feb. 10-14. Early registration is alread… more »

Pigskins and pars: Time to book a golf trip to Las Vegas

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This is the time of year I always start thinking about going to Las Vegas to play golf. The reason is two-fold: cooler weather and football. While September is still pretty hot in Vegas, it starts to cool down in October and November. Even if you wen… more »