Golf News for Friday, February 5, 2016

"Rees makes his golf courses enjoyable challenges for the everyday player while enabling the layouts to be stout tests for those competing in the highest-level championships" said David Fay, former USGA executive director, who has worked with Jones on a number of USGA events, most notable Bethpage Black. [... more » ]

"Florida Golf Day is our annual opportunity to meet with State Legislators and explain the positive benefits our game brings to local communities throughout the Sunshine State," says Steve Mona, CEO of the World Golf Foundation and administrator of GOLF 20/20. [... more » ]

"The General Hackler Collegiate-Am will be a great opportunity for local golfers to play with some of the nation's top collegiate golfers," said Dennis Nicholl, Head Golf Professional at The Dunes Golf & Beach Club. "In the near future, you could very well see these players in some of the biggest tournaments in golf." [... more » ]

Science & Motion Sports extend their PGA Show special pricing through "Leap Day" Feb. 29. A $500 discount offered on Standard and Pro model SAM PuttLab 5.1 as well as the SAM BalanceLab3. [... more » ]

Shula's Hotel and Golf Club's Perfect Getaway includes the best Shula's has to offer including golf at Shula's Golf Club in Miami Lakes, Florida, a $25 food certificate, daily breakfast and more. [... more » ]

"Jerky is perfect for me because it's lower in sugar than other snacks, is low-fat and high in protein," Kyle Reifers said. "With Chef's Cut Real Jerky, the proof is in the flavor and texture. Not only are there a variety of great tasting flavors, it's also the most tender jerky I've had." [... more » ]

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Top 25 golf courses in Arizona in 2015
It's one of America's most coveted warm-weather golf destinations. Arizona boasts plenty of excellent public and resort golf, from Sedona and Flagstaff in the north, to Phoenix-Scottsdale's 200-plus options, then down to Tucson, where plenty more unique courses await. With thousands of reviews coming in from Golf Advisor readers in 2015, we've tallied up each course's score to find the 25 best. For more...

Bali Hai Golf Club: A tropical paradise near the Las Vegas strip
A simple taxi ride from the Las Vegas Strip transports golfers to the South Pacific. Bali Hai Golf Club, one of two excellent themed courses owned by Walters Golf, has all the sand, water and palm trees of an exotic tropical island. Bali Hai mixes great service with wonderful amenities and a well conditioned, scenic course that's fun to play. For more...

Renovations coming to the Cholla Course at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club outside of Scottsdale
The playable Cholla Course at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club -- one of two "Top 100" public courses at the facility in Fort McDowell, Ariz. -- will close later this year for an off-season renovation. Now is a good time to play this Scott Miller-designed gem. For more...