10 Tactics To Win At Match Play

It’s golf tournament time! If you are like most golfers you’ve been invited to play in a charity tournament, league event or business networking featuring golf. And the format often used…

The Secret to Getting Out of Sand

This spring I’ve spent more time in the “beach” than on the greens. And, let me tell you it’s been discouraging. There are days when I think all the sand…

The Odds Of Making A Hole-In-One

Every golfer dreams of making that magical Hole-In-One! I think about it every time I play the par3 17th hole at my home course. There’s a bench engraved with the name of one of our league who made an ace happen a few years ago. And a few months ago I witnessed one of my…

5 Mistakes You Must Avoid When You’re On The Green

I just played a round of golf — a member/member tournament at my club — and it was a disaster. Not because I played poorly — (which I did!) but because I totally “blanked out” on some essential golf etiquette that not only put my golf partner’s teeth on edge, but because these mistakes were so…

The Secret to Playing Golf On A Par 7 Hole!

Before I begin my tale, I have to admit that I’m lying. The 8th hole on the blue course at Bayberry Hills on Cape Cod is only a par 5. But it plays like a par 7 especially in a 20 mph headwind! Yesterday, three friends and I decided to use our reciprocal advantage and…

How to Analyze Your Golf Swing With A Free App

Swing Catalyst App is now FREE to download and use! We just heard the good news:  The Swing Catalyst App, already used by many of the best players and coaches in the world, is a sophisticated game improvement tool that fits right into your pocket and it is FREE for anyone with a smartphone or…

Fantasy Golf Foursome: Who Would You Play With?

Yesterday I played a round of golf at The Links at Spanish Bay — “A True Links Golf Course in Scottish Tradition.” It didn’t matter that I was actually playing golf in Massachusetts. The golf simulator didn’t care where my body was located. My game was on the links course at Pebble Beach. Fantasy Golf!…

Best Ball Golf – A Lesson In Not Taking The Game Too Seriously

I played in a local tournament/business networking event yesterday (SSWBN). Signed up late. The tournament organizers placed me on a team with three new golfers. Great people but not great golfers. The format was a scramble — Florida style. The course, executive style, with a lot of par 3 holes and only one or two…

Finally! Golf Fashions That Really Fit!

Finding just the right pair of golf shorts, or skort, or pants is not as easy as it looks. This pre-season, I was on the hunt for the perfect short I could wear both on and off the course. They had to be just the right length — not too short, not too long, and…

The Odds Of Making A Hole-In-One

Every golfer dreams of making that magical Hole-In-One! I think about it every time I play the par3 17th hole at my home course. There’s a bench engraved with the name of one of our league who made an ace happen a few years ago. And a few months ago I witnessed one of my…

This Golf Glove Really Performs

In the dozen or so years I’ve been playing golf, I’ve worn a lot of golf gloves. Most of them are the inexpensive kind you pick up at the pro shop just before a round when you’ve discovered your old glove is falling apart. I never thought it made much of a difference to my golf game…

Discover the Top 5 Golf Courses in Algarve, Portugal

Guest Author: Chris Holt The Algarve, Portugal’s southernmost region, is known for its sunny Mediterranean climate and its beach and golf resorts. Whitewashed fishing villages on low cliffs overlooking sandy coves were transformed in the 1960s tourism boom, and nowadays its central coast between Lagos and Faro is lined with villas, hotels, bars and restaurants.  Monte…

The Pros and Cons of Getting Fitted For Golf Clubs

If you’ve been playing golf for a while (at least a couple of years) you know the answer to this frequently asked question: Should I get fitted for golf clubs? – and the answer is a resounding YES! But if you’re a newbie at the game, still trying to decide if you really want to…

5 Golf Gadgets Guaranteed to Help Improve Your Game

Every golfer I know is looking for a way to improve his or her golf game and manufacturers of golf equipment are constantly introducing new clubs, new balls, and new gadgets that promise to meet that need. Some gadgets like the Drink Caddy Driver (a drink dispenser that’s disguised as a golf club) are just for fun,…

Finally! Golf Fashions That Really Fit!

Finding just the right pair of golf shorts, or skort, or pants is not as easy as it looks. This pre-season, I was on the hunt for the perfect short I could wear both on and off the course. They had to be just the right length — not too short, not too long, and…

The Odds Of Making A Hole-In-One

Every golfer dreams of making that magical Hole-In-One! I think about it every time I play the par3 17th hole at my home course. There’s a bench engraved with the name of one of our league who made an ace happen a few years ago. And a few months ago I witnessed one of my…

This Golf Glove Really Performs

In the dozen or so years I’ve been playing golf, I’ve worn a lot of golf gloves. Most of them are the inexpensive kind you pick up at the pro shop just before a round when you’ve discovered your old glove is falling apart. I never thought it made much of a difference to my golf game…

Discover the Top 5 Golf Courses in Algarve, Portugal

Guest Author: Chris Holt The Algarve, Portugal’s southernmost region, is known for its sunny Mediterranean climate and its beach and golf resorts. Whitewashed fishing villages on low cliffs overlooking sandy coves were transformed in the 1960s tourism boom, and nowadays its central coast between Lagos and Faro is lined with villas, hotels, bars and restaurants.  Monte…

The Pros and Cons of Getting Fitted For Golf Clubs

If you’ve been playing golf for a while (at least a couple of years) you know the answer to this frequently asked question: Should I get fitted for golf clubs? – and the answer is a resounding YES! But if you’re a newbie at the game, still trying to decide if you really want to…