For the past two years we’ve brought you our 13 dumbest things in golf and 13 (even more) dumbest things in golf. These collections of abominations of the golf soul were designed to educate and inspire debate. Of course, we all know there is no shortage of fodder for such things. Golf is a wonderful sport, but … Continue reading 13 More of the Dumbest Things in Golf
Bryson DeChambeau’s incredible physical transformation has had tongues wagging since he debuted his new physique at the first event of the Tour’s restarted schedule, the Charles Schwab Challenge. After posting four top 8 finishes in four weeks, including a win at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit, DeChambeau is teeing it up at this … Continue reading Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods Weigh in on Bryson DeChambeau’s Transformation
Tiger Woods is officially back. The 15-time major champion announced on Twitter that he will play in this week’s Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio. The event marks Woods’ first PGA Tour start since the Genesis Invitational in February and his first televised appearance since The Match II in mid-May. … Continue reading 2020 Memorial Tournament Preview & Odds to Win at Muirfield
In early February, the United States Golf Association and the R&A released the Distance Insights Report. It’s a summary of what the governing bodies believe to be golf’s distance problem. Over the past year, culminating in mid-June, Bryson DeChambeau released his muscle. Distance isn’t a problem. Swing Like Bryson DeChambeau GOLF Top 100 Teacher Jonathan … Continue reading DeChambeau Can’t be Changed…But His Equipment May Have To
BRYSON DeCHAMBEAU smashed Tiger Woods’ 15-year-old long drive record as he won his first tournament since his amazing body transformation. The monster-hitting American packed on 42 lbs of muscle after pumping iron and gorging on 3,500 calories a day. DeChambeau’s big hitting has him third on the list of longest drives so far this … Continue reading Bryson SMASHES Tiger’s Long-Drive Record
The average number of yards per measured drive. These drives are measured on two holes per round. Care is taken to select two holes which face in opposite directions to counteract the effect of wind. Drives are measured to the point at which they come to rest regardless of whether they are in the fairway … Continue reading 2020 Driving Distance PGA Tour Stats
The decision has loomed for weeks, and the PGA of America made it official Wednesday when it postponed the Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup for a year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But when it comes to our course rankings, we keep our panelists to a certain set of parameters in determining a score for our Aesthetics category: How well do the scenic values of the course (including landscaping, vegetation, water features and backdrops) add to the pleasure … Continue reading The 20 Most Beautiful Courses in the United States
Mask wearing in many public places is now the law of the land in California, thanks to action by Gov. Gavin Newsom this week. All Californians must wear face coverings in public or high-risk settings, including while shopping, taking public transit or seeking medical care to help curb the spread of the coronavirus. Here … Continue reading Here’s the Latest on California’s Mandatory Mask Policy
When a putt is a gimme If it’s inside the leather of the putter: Lots of groups call a gimme when a putt stops closer to the hole than the distance from the near lip of the cup to the bottom of the putter grip. It’s a little more than 2 feet. If it’s … Continue reading Rules For Gimme Putts: How Far is Too Far?