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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 »

Tips for Reading the Green and Sinking More Putts

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What does ‘grain’ and ‘break’ of a green mean? When golfers talk about the grain of a green they are referring to the texture the grass makes by the direction it’s leaning. The break is the direction the green will try and pull your golf ball. Break is mostly influenced by the grain and topography of the green. For example, if you’re… Read more »

My Experience at the 2018 PGA Merchandise Show

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FTR Systems showcased its CaddyTrek once again at the 65th annual 2018 PGA Merchandise show in Orlando FL last month. It was my first trip and I must say, it was an experience unlike any other show I have done. The 2018 PGA Merchandise Show is the largest golf convention and business gathering in the… Read more »

The Greenbrier Classic… The past and the present

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The official PGA Tour FedEx Cup event returned this year to The Greenbrier’s Old White TPC in W. Virginia this past weekend. This historic course built in 1914 by Charles Blair Macdonald, the father of American Golf Course Architecture, features generous fairways and challenging, undulated greens. In 2010, The Old White TPC hosted the inaugural… Read more »

Join The CaddyTrek Referral Program

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Refer Friends and Get Money Back! Love golf? Love your CaddyTrek? Now, do what you love and get paid for it. FTR CaddyTrek introduces our customer referral program that pays you cash and other goodies. We would like to invite you to join our referral program that pays cash for every referral you send that… Read more »