PAR-3 GOLF COURSES – PART 2

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Your typical weekend player can’t hit the ball 250 yards, and struggles to hit the green in regulation when the hole is 450 yards away. Bunkers and water hazards line the fairways, and the out-of-bounds stakes seem only a few feet into the rough. Golf has become unnecessarily long and challenging, which can make the… Read more »

PAR-3 GOLF COURSES – PART 1

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Par-3 holes are holes that an expert golfer is expected to need only three strokes to finish (one stroke to get the ball on the green, followed by two putts). A par-3 hole is usually less than 200 yards in length, and on par-3 golf courses you can expect most of the holes to be… Read more »

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 »

FTR CADDYTREK NEWSLETTER, VOL 7 ISSUE 1

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Set Your 2019 Golf Goals… While you’re making your goals for this year, here are a few items to make sure to include on your list: TOP 5 GOALS BY PGA 1.Golf Lessons – Even if it’s just two or three, some lessons with the right person should improve your golf this year. It’s crucial… 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 »

MASTER YOUR MENTAL GAME WITH MUSE

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The first and only brain-sensing tool in the world. Did you know that top-ranked Australian golfer, Jason Day, or 14-time major winner and multiple record-holder Tiger Woods both engage in dedicated meditation practices and focusing exercises. There are many reasons that keep golfers from being completely present in their golf game.  Maybe you simply just… Read more »

FTR CADDYTREK NEWSLETTER, VOL 6 ISSUE 12

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turner loses $10 million in refunds, but still reports the match was a success! 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… Read more »

Tiger Woods Signs Exclusive deal for Streaming Services…

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Coming to your living room next year! Tiger Woods has signed an exclusive deal to develop programming for the forthcoming golf streaming service The PGA Tour and pay TV operator Discovery Inc. are launching on January 1, 2019. The sports legend is sure to lure subscribers. The celebrated golfer has signed a multiyear agreement to create a range… 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 »