Archive for July, 2017

Erin Hills, Ireland

Jul 31st

Long before golf was played at Erin Hills, the 652 acres of pristine land was host to icy fingers and streams from the last glacier to cover south central Wisconsin. But wait, there’s more…

La Cala Europa, Spain

Jul 30th


Vintage Cartoon #19

Jul 29th


Golf Cartoon #306

Jul 28th

PXG’s new 0311X Driving Iron

Jul 27th

Easy to hit wind cheater! (Shared from GolfPunk)

Jordan Spieth showed there was a time and a place for a driving iron at Royal Birkdale. Although he hit his Titleist 718 T-MB three iron a fraction fat in his final round from the practice ground, it proved how much more forgiving they are compared to a normal three iron. For the golfer who doesn’t like a hybrid, they can be deadly. And PXG may have released the ultimate driving iron with their new 0311X model. But wait, there’s more…

Shots of the Week | Barbasol Championship

Jul 26th

Check out the top 5 shots of the week from the 2017 Barbasol Championship, featuring Chad Collins, Grayson Murray, Matt Gilchrest and Retief Goosen.

Golf Books #283 (Charlie Takes His Shot: How Charlie Sifford Broke the Color Barrier in Golf)

Jul 25th

Charlie Sifford loved golf, but in the 1930’s only white people were allowed to play in the Professional Golf Association. Sifford had won plenty of black tournaments, but he was determined to break the color barrier in the PGA. In 1960 he did, only to face discrimination from hotels that wouldn’t rent him rooms and clubs that wouldn’t let him use the same locker as the white players. But Sifford kept playing, becoming the first black golfer to win a PGA tournament and eventually ranking among the greats in golf.

Publication date: January 1, 2018(source)

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The Links at Bay Harbour Golf Club, Michigan

Jul 24th

The Links course was the first to open for play in 1996. It also holds the distinction of being the most expensive nine hole golf course ever built at the time. But wait, there’s more

Salobre Old (South)

Jul 23rd


Golfamily Album #124

Jul 22nd
Old Greenkeeper - 18th hole, Old Course, St. Andrews

Old Greenkeeper – 18th hole, Old Course, St. Andrews