Archive | June, 2012

Gripping Materials by 3M

Gripping Materials by 3M

The world of golf welcomes another innovative technology courtesy of 3M. The gripping materials made by 3M are designed to provide golfers with more competitive game performances. The gripping materials come in two forms, golf gloves and gripping tape, and may be used independently of each other. Both gripping materials are manufactured with the innovative [...]

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Fans are Out for AT&T National

Fans are Out for AT&T National

It was an eerily quiet Saturday at the Congressional Country Club. The third round of the AT&T National was a different setting without the usual throngs of spectators. Tiger Woods walked from the clubhouse without anyone calling out his name or pushing against other spectators. Fans that used to ask for autographs were not around. [...]

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Enjoying Golf Games Rain or Shine

Enjoying Golf Games Rain or Shine

Korea is a country with plenty of mountainous terrains covering its small land area. Cities are also heavily populated. Golf courses are relatively few in number. One has to travel out to the countryside to play a good 18-hole game. However, these concerns do not discourage people’s love for golf which is one of the [...]

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IMG Junior Golf Tour Schedule for 2012-2013

IMG Junior Golf Tour Schedule for 2012-2013

The IMG Junior Golf Tour has announced its 2012-2013 tournament schedule. In addition to the usual Southeast tournaments, the schedule has expanded to cover the Northeast regions. The tour has seen great success in its short life, growing from 8 events in its first 2010-2011 season to 18 events, covering four states, this season. The [...]

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Comfort Courtesy of Nike TW ’13

Comfort Courtesy of Nike TW ’13

  Golf shoes have advanced during the past few years towards one common goal: to keep your feet more comfortable as you play golf. The Nike TW ‘13 golf shoes, originally labeled as the Nike Frees, have achieved that goal. They are immensely comfortable. Referring to the Nike Frees, Woods was even quoted on the [...]

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New Mexico’s Golf Courses: ‘The Land of Enchantment’

New Mexico’s Golf Courses: ‘The Land of Enchantment’

New Mexico, a state located in the southwest region of the United States, carries in its bosom the best golf courses you can find, especially in the areas around Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Taos. This so-called ‘Land of Enchantment’ offers courses with superbly unique layouts. The area is rich in historical and natural attractions, filled [...]

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Cool Summer Golf Getaway at Beech Mountain Club

Cool Summer Golf Getaway at Beech Mountain Club

Many golf courses offer superb greens, layouts and landscapes, but what distinguishes Beech Mountain Club in North Carolina from the rest is its cool, restful temperature. The temperature at the club normally reaches less than 80 degrees, even during the summer months. The club offers a unique program called Summer of 79°, whereby all golf [...]

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Golf Equipment Fitting for Mid-Range Golfers

Golf Equipment Fitting for Mid-Range Golfers

If you have been playing golf for a while, you may find your basic set of golf clubs is no longer satisfying to play with. You might have the feeling that your clubs need a serious upgrade. When it comes to your driver, there is one thing that matters above all. The driver must help [...]

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European Tour Golfer Disqualified Due to Caddie’s Mistake

European Tour Golfer Disqualified Due to Caddie’s Mistake

Just like other sports competitions, golf tournaments have many rules and regulations to ensure fairness and orderliness at the event. There are various reasons for which a golfer can be disqualified from a tournament. One reason is running out of golf balls, a problem John Daly experienced in the Australian Open last year. A player [...]

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GPS Blamed for Woman’s Crash at Golf Course

GPS Blamed for Woman’s Crash at Golf Course

A woman driver alleged to be drunk blames her GPS system for leading her off-track, resulting in a crash at the Whitinsville Golf Club. Patricia Maione, aged 46, from Uxbridge, Massachusetts, told the police that she followed the directions given to her by the GPS system. Turning into a corn field and trying to get [...]

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