Monthly Archives: August 2011

Dustin Johnson Finds First Win of The Season Despite Irene

While we already knew that The Barclays was going to be shortened to 54 holes due to Hurricane Irene, for a second there it looked like they might have to shorten it even more to 36 due to all the … Continue reading

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The 2011 Barclays In The Path of Hurricane Irene

Looks like the Barclays is under attack. Hurricane Irene has quiet literally put a damper on the tournament. Shortening the hole to 54 holes instead of the usual 72. New Jersey Governor had already signed a state of emergency on … Continue reading

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The Barclays and The Fight To The FedEx Cup

What’s interesting about the FedEx Cup is that it’s talked about all year and it’s one of the only tournaments where every single player in the field has to earn their spot every year. There are no lifetime exemptions, no … Continue reading

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Golf For All Ages

While I was playing golf this weekend I realized one of the greatest characteristics about the game is that it brings together generations of people. Walking around the course you can sometimes even find a grandfather, father, son, team. I … Continue reading

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History of Ping Golf Clubs

Continuing my golf history lessons having already perused the history of how Callaway became a household name I decided to take a look at PING since they just rolled out their new product line for 2012. I thought I would take a look … Continue reading

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2011 PGA Championship Winner

In his rookie season Keegan Bradley definitely showed that golf really does run through his veins (Aunt Pat Bradley is LPGA Hall of Famer). Winning his first tournament earlier this season on the PGA Tour he attended the PGA Championship … Continue reading

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PGA Championship Round 1 Wrap Up

Some notes from the 1st round at the 2011 PGA Championship: Tiger had a great start but then lost all steam moving forward ended up carding a +7 77. To say he probably wasn’t ready for a major is an … Continue reading

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From Caddy To Champions

While the biggest news in golf last week was how Tiger Woods fired his longtime caddie Steve Williams this weeks news spotlights Williams vindication. Williams is now full time on the bag for Adam Scott and showed he still know … Continue reading

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Fun Facts About Golf

I decided to dig up some interesting and fun facts about golf. With all the record breaking plays lately on Tour I wanted to check out a little bit more about golf’s history. Also I recently learned that August is … Continue reading

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It Feels Like Golf Christmas in July (August)

First Adams showed us their new Speedline Driver the 9088 UL, another addition to their lightweight crew. Then Ping did a phenomenal job with their Twitter announcement of the G20 series. Then TaylorMade let their CEO introduce the R11 irons, the final piece to … Continue reading

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