Monthly Archives: August 2007

The Tour is Shouting…

…when golf is about whispering. Tiger didn’t play this week because of one very simple reason. The 2007 professional golf season ended last week at Southern Hills. It starts in the “thank God spring, baseball, and The Masters is here … Continue reading

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The Best Drives In Golf Part IV

Flipping around the TV aimlessly last Sunday because of 110 + degree heat outside, I came across the Jeld-Wen Tradition. Apparently “Tradition” means anything over a year old, whether a golf tournament or a golf course…the greatest example of all … Continue reading

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Can We Beat Four Continents?

A couple years ago I was playing in a Member-Guest with a good pal. We were cruising along pretty good…2-0 in the multiple 9-hole match format. Then we met our next opponents. The team consisted of one of the local … Continue reading

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The Best Trips In Golf Part I – Myrtle Beach and The Grand Strand

Explaining Myrtle Beach isn’t easy. Consequently every travel writer will succumb to the usual (lazy) description of the area. It almost never fails. He or she gets to town, sees the neon and traffic, and inevitably goes to the negative. … Continue reading

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The Best Vacations In Golf

Every year about this time the phone starts ringing asking for advice on a golf vacation. So in the interest of expediency, and just plain fun, your friendly trip buddy will attempt to put together a 4-day itinerary for the … Continue reading

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The Feast

The PGA of America has created a Tiger Feast…they may or may not know it but Eldrick is going to win more PGAs than any of the other majors. Not because it’s an inferior tournament…just the opposite. It will be … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly- Notable Lines From The PGA Championship

The Good: Scott Verplank’s answer to the question on the range pre round…”What is your strategy playing with Tiger?” Verplank: “I just hope he doesn’t mistake me for Rory Sabatini“ The Bad: Bobby C. never disappoints: “Drive it in the … Continue reading

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