Is This Your Foursome?

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These guys look like the last foursome I played with! See what golf can do to you. Getting pretty chilly here in the Northeast (Massachusetts) and it is sort of a weird feeling when Halloween comes because my days are VERY limited on the golf course this year (and they have predicted a very long … [Read more...]

A Good Walk Spoiled

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A week ago Monday I was lucky enough to play Crumpin Fox golf course in northwestern Massachusetts just a few miles from the Vermont, New Hampshire border. It's a beautiful course in the rolling hills typical of the area. It's very challenging, with tee options over 7000 yards. The greens are … [Read more...]

My 2008 Golfing “Tip of the Year”

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Ok, that's a lot to live up to, I realize - just 1 tip. This is actually not an earth shattering tip (which ones really are) but a sound fundamental tip I picked up from Tommy Toski (brother of legendary teacher Bob Toski) when I had a lesson with him earlier this year. It's a tip that really … [Read more...]

Advice To Golf Facility Managers

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Dear Club Managers, No one has to tell you guys how tough times are for most golf courses these days. It doesn't matter if your club is private, semi-private or public. Rounds played are down and the owners are looking for you to 'fix' it. The solution is basic marketing. You've got to offer a … [Read more...]

You Vote: World’s Worst Golf Swing?

You have to agree this swing has GOT to be in the running for "world's worst golf swing." It's really amazing to me that a former professional athlete like Charles Barkley can be this bad. I mean he did look *fairly* coordinated out on the basketball court. Anyway, I could watch this over and … [Read more...]