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All The Golfing Presidents

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Since the game of golf became popular in the early 1900s, most presidents have played – with levels ranging from apathetic to enthusiastic. In fact, only a couple of presidents haven’t played, and they found their own ways of spending their leisure time. Golf and the presidency have been linked ever since William Howard Taft… Read more »

Right Versus Left Handed Golf

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Lefties make up 10 to 12 percent of the population. In the golfing world, industry experts say, left-handed golfers make up about 5 to 7 percent of the North American market. Golf pros estimate that number being an average of 1 out of every 30 players are left handed. So why are there so few… Read more »

Best Golf Simulators of 2018

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A golf simulator allows golf to be played on a graphically or photographically simulated driving range or golf course, usually in an indoor setting. It is a technical system used by some golfers to continue their sport regardless of weather and time of day in a converted premises. The convenience of playing golf anytime, anywhere,… Read more »

Setting Your Golf Goals 2019

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It’s that time of the year where we look back at the year that was and prepare for the year before us. Part of that process is setting goals for the New Year Think about the amount of time you spend practicing, playing or fantasizing about the game. As much fun as you’re having now,… Read more »

A Look Back at 2018… The Best and Worst PGA Stats

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A Look Back at 2018… The Best and Worst PGA Stats Numbers don’t tell the whole story, but in a sports world driven by analytics, they can certainly tell part of it. Last year on the PGA Tour, a few statistics said a lot about the seasons of some of the best players in the… Read more »

The Match Far Exceeded our Expectations…

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Despite technical glitches that forced AT&T to stream the high profile golf contest between two great legends, Tiger and Phil, last Friday for free, it’s being said that the event far exceeded the company’s expectations. In an interview with the Sports Business Journal, Turner president David Levy said there were 750,000 unique video views logged,… Read more »

HOW BASEBALL INTERTWINES WITH GOLF?

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Golf has rapports with multiple sports. But no sport naturally intertwines with golf quite like baseball. 1. Matching Schedules The parallels are many, the most obvious being the calendar: Both start in the spring and end in the fall. Technically, the PGA Tour plays in November, December and January. But, like baseball’s Winter Leagues, the… Read more »

Prison Golf Pictures

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GOLF DIGEST HELPS IN SETTING PRISONER FREE A man wrongfully imprisoned for 27 years has been freed, and Golf Digest as well as the media played a significant role. Valentino Dixon, 48, had been serving a 39-years-to life sentence in New York for the 1991 killing of Torriano Jackson. However, inside his 6×10 cell, Valentino… Read more »

GOLF INJURIES…What to Do and How to Prevent Them.

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Golf looks like an easy game to play, hitting a stationary object with a club into a relatively wide open space. Well, think again! To become a good golfer, it is recommended that you start young and practice, practice, and practice. Golf historically is perceived as being a low-risk sport when it comes to injuries…. Read more »