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Golf provides ‘significant health benefits’ to older players, new study reveals

Non-golfers might respond with eye-rolls to any suggestion that the game of golf provides participants with quality exercise, especially compared to other sports. But according to a new research study supported by the R&A, golf is not only a good form of exercise, it can significantly improve quality of life for older golfers in a … Continue reading Golf provides ‘significant health benefits’ to older players, new study reveals

Tour Confidential: Tiger’s new course, the Bryson effect and who should replace Mike Davis?

This week, we discuss Mike Davis’ legacy, his possible replacement, Tiger Woods’ designs and more.   Mike Davis announced he is stepping down as USGA CEO to pursue a career in course design; the association expects to have a successor in place before next year’s U.S. Open. During Davis’ nine-year reign, the USGA experimented with … Continue reading Tour Confidential: Tiger’s new course, the Bryson effect and who should replace Mike Davis?

Golf fans were in awe of the beautiful 19th hole at Tiger Woods’ new course

Tiger Woods had a few of his buddies – Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy, and Justin Rose – over to the new course he designed in Missouri for a special exhibition on Tuesday.   While all 18 holes of the course looked pretty incredible, the special 19th hole (which has been dubbed a “bonus” hole) stole … Continue reading Golf fans were in awe of the beautiful 19th hole at Tiger Woods’ new course

Is Bryson Really Thinking of Changing His Driver? Check Out Why He Just May…

On Saturday night, when Golf Channel showed video of Bryson DeChambeau hitting balls under floodlights, Mike Schy chuckled as the “Live From” hosts made a big deal of his longtime pupil’s devotion to getting better.     That’s nothing. Schy, who began coaching DeChambeau at age 12, has watched him do Rocky Balboa-type workouts. There … Continue reading Is Bryson Really Thinking of Changing His Driver? Check Out Why He Just May…

BREAKING NEWS: Bryson DeChambeau Wins 120th U.S. Open at Winged Foot as Lone Player Under Par

Bryson DeChambeau’s pre-tournament strategy to go full bore and hit the golf ball as far as he could to conquer the West Course at Winged Foot Golf Club and win the U.S. Open was met with doubts and even a few laughs.   The blueprint to win the national championship, after all, is to avoid … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Bryson DeChambeau Wins 120th U.S. Open at Winged Foot as Lone Player Under Par