"Billy Casper Golf's management philosophy aligns perfectly with our vision for this golf community," said Glenn Jacks, Managing Member of River Canyon Real Estate Investments, LLC, owner of Ravenna. "Given the stability in the market and a recent resurgence in real estate, we are excited to count them among our team." [... more » ]
The VR Forged wedge with a standard grind was inspired by the desires of Tiger Woods. The dual narrow grind was influenced by Nike athlete Paul Casey, who likes to create more shots with fewer wedges. With the help of Nike athlete Francesco Molinari, club experts found that the Dual Wide Grind has all the benefits of a wider sole with a low bounce. [... more » ]
"I've been in control of my emotions most of the week," said McDowell. "This golf course, the second I saw it I knew it felt like it suited my type of game. It requires accuracy off the tee. I work my driver from left to right and that suits the finishing stretch because that land sits from right to left." [... more » ]
"While we have better weight distribution in the club for higher launch conditions and added forgiveness, what you are most likely to experience the first time you hit these forged face hybrids is the amazing sound and feel at impact," said Hireko Golf's Technical Director Jeff Summitt. [... more » ]
Uihlein posted an opening round even par 72, which he followed up with a tournament-best 8-under 64 on Friday to put him in contention. Trailing the overnight leader by one shot entering the final round, Uihlein closed with a clutch 4-under par 68 en route to a 15-under par 273 victory total. [... more » ]
South Carolina golf vacation package: Stay at the Courtside Villas on Hilton Head Island and play Hilton Head National G.C.
Hilton Head National is truly a player-friendly course that allows the weekend golfer to enjoy themselves but will also test the more skilled player. Gary Player and Bobby Weed each used their distinctive design philosophies to create a unique 18 holes that will make you use every club in your bag. Now you can play two rounds at Hilton Head National and enjoy a three-night stay at the Courtside Villas on Hilton Head Island. [... more » ]
One of golf's iconic venues, where the legends of the game have played since the 1960s, La Costa is introducing its "Afternoon Swing" package (tee times starting from 11:30 a.m.) and the "Express Golf Happy Hour" (starting at 3 p.m.), both on the renovated Champions Course. [... more » ]
"As a group of the best public layouts in Canada, we feel a strong responsibility to get more juniors in the game," said Steve Haggard, director of golf at Silvertip Resort. "There is no better sport that encourages parents and children to play together than golf." [... more » ]
"As the leader in push carts, we feel this campaign is a great way for us to let golfers experience first-hand the benefits of walking the course and help out their local First Tee program," said Craig Ramsbottom, President, Dynamic Brands. "Our research has shown golfers not only enjoy the game and the overall experience more when they walk, but in fact play better." [... more » ]
Seven things to know about golf in San Diego
With an ideal climate and ocean-drowned sunsets that rival any in California, the San Diego area is, well, about as perfect an area as there ever was. The food, the people and the diversity of landscape across not just the region, but its golf courses, keep visitors coming back and the locals staying put. Here are seven reasons why San Diego continues to attract golfers from near and far. For more...
GolfCarolina.com: The Long Bay Club just north of Myrtle Beach is a Grand Strand classic
The Long Bay Club might lie a bit off the beaten Grand Strand path –- Longs is about a 15-minute drive from the north end of Myrtle Beach –- but it is well worth the trip to experience some Myrtle Beach golf history and a "classic" Jack Nicklaus design. The course is in the best shape in recent memory (though the rough is dormant during winter and early spring), and the staff are friendly, informative and accommodating to a fault. For more...
Kiel Christianson: Lousy spring necessitates great rain wear
It seems most of my rounds this year have been played in 50 degrees and rain. At least I’ve had the good fortune of being outfitted in some excellent new golf rain gear. When it is only mildly chilly and drizzly, my new favorite wind shirt has been the short-sleeved Sun Mountain Headwind. When the rain intensifies and the winds begin to whip, the new Fila London Waterproof Wind Jacket features a removable hood and breathable mesh lining. For more...