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There's just something about the par-5 6th hole at Bay Hill. In 1998, John Daly attempted to drive the green on the 555-yard hole, which requires about a 340 yard drive to cut the sharp dogleg around the pond. The yellow...
Cody Gribble and Smylie Kaufman offered up two different ways of dealing with alligators on a golf course at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, Florida. Gribble took the reckless route, while Kaufman employed the classic scream-and-run...
Golf is growing in ways that don't require stepping foot on a golf course. Using modern technology, businesses such as Top Golf are attracting new people to the game of golf because of a laid-back, but still competitive atmosphere....
On Monday morning, Tiger Woods appeared on ABC's Good Morning America to promote his new book, The 1997 Masters: My Story. He spoke about the mental fortitude that fueled his past success, but the 14-time major champion offered little about his future,...
The trend of turning popular basketball shoes into golf shoes -- particularly Air Jordans -- doesn't seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Air Jordan 6s and Air Jordan 1s have already been released in golf versions, and now...
Did you catch the premier of “The Meat & Beef Show”? What is “The Meet & Beef Show,” you ask? Well, just the cosmic wonders of John Daly and Andrew “Beef” Johnston joining one another in orbit...and eating meat. Per...
Speaking at the North American Golf Innovation Symposium in Vancouver, USGA's executive director Mike Davis floated the idea of a “variable-distance golf ball” in the game’s future, echoing a 2011 suggestion from Ping chairman John A. Solheim. But first, Davis...
Although Ian Poulter remains known as one of the most fashion-forward golfers in the professional game, his golf clothing company IJP Design (stands for "Ian James Poulter") will be closing. The clothing line, which opened for business in 2006, announced...
Steve Stricker doesn’t sound as though he expects to see Tiger Woods in action anytime soon. Regarding what he saw from his friend at the Dubai Desert Classic early last month, Stricker said, "Just the way he was walking didn't...
On the heels of PGA Tour rookie Grayson Murray’s suggestion that the Tour’s finest ought to be a bit more fun on Twitter, Justin Thomas and Rory McIlroy had, well, a bit of fun on the social media service. Justin...
PGA Tour pro Grayson Murray has made quite a bit of news as the bad boy of golf social media lately... and maybe now we know why. According to a recent Tweet, he believes that PGA Tours pros opening up...
We haven’t seen Ed Sheeran at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, but apparently he plays a little golf. More precisely, he swings golf clubs when drunk, which, as you may have learned the hard way, isn’t always the...
"Finally!" -PGA of America members everywhere, probably The PGA of America announced in a Tweet on Tuesday that golfers can now wear shorts during PGA of America "member and major championships," which includes the PGA Championship -- the fourth major each...
PGA Tour player Shawn Stefani has this down. Sometimes, you've just got to give it a swing from a water hazard... and when you do you've got to make sure your golf outfit stays pristine. We haven't caught up with Stefani...
Brooks Koepka will be teeing it up in his next PGA Tour event with a new driver shaft... because he broke his other one. It doesn't look like Brooks will be hitting any more drivers today... pic.twitter.com/oKklc5a1hU — Skratch (@Skratch) February 24, 2017 A...
Jaco Van Zyl is currently playing in the Joburg Open in South Africa using a putter that's hardly wider than a golf ball itself. Actually, the "putter" -- called a Cleveland Smart Square Stubby -- is designed to be...
Pat Perez, a two-time PGA Tour winner (2009, 2016), went on SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio on Thursday and dished out some opinions that Team Tiger is NOT going to like. After briefly praising Tiger Woods on the radio show for...
British amateur golf is making a formal attempt to fight the scourge of slow play, which could point the way for the pros going forward. Writing for The Scotsman, Martin Dempster indicates R&A Chief Martin Slumbers is continuing the organization’s...
You just never know what you're going to see in the GolfWRX weekly Tour photos. We often spot PGA Tour pros testing new equipment and Tour reps showing off new product, but this week we caught nearby Jupiter-resident Michelle...
If you've ever struggled on the greens for an extended period of time, then you know the desperation to find a way to get the ball in the hole. Michelle Wie, the 2014 U.S. Women's Open Champion who was...
Rory McIlroy is expected to return to competitive golf the first week of March at the WGC-Mexico Championship, and he appears to be healing well from rib stress fracture that forced his withdraw from the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship in...
A post on reddit reads "my son needs some swing help," and produces one of the funniest golf videos you'll see. So simple, yet so funny. And honestly, the kid isn't that far off. He's already got the Rickie Fowler...
On Sunday, Dustin Johnson completed a dream weekend; he won the Genesis Open by five shots, ascended to No. 1 in the Official World Golf Rankings and his fiancé Paulina Gretzky announced that a second child is on the way. The couple's first...
The Rae Sremmurd duo -- yes, it's "Ear Drummers" spelled backwards -- takes to the golf course for their new "Swang" music video. And the video accomplishes two very important things: Establishes a creative visual for a song that most...
Hideki Matsuyama has been on an absolute tear on the golf course of late, capturing six worldwide wins in the last calendar year. He's also proven time and again that he has incredibly high standards for his golf shots. At...
Tiger Woods, who used to "own" junior golf tours throughout his childhood, now owns a junior golf tour as he continues to expand his footprint in the game of golf. On top of course designing, hosting tournaments and leading his foundation,...
A cameraman capturing footage during a fantasy golf camp with Graeme McDowell took an errant drive straight to the gut; directly from the extreme heel of Angelo The Assassin's driver to the victim's stomach. I know what you're thinking... "That's...
Professional golfer and social media extraordinaire Paige Spiranac made an appearance on the Golf Channel's "The Golf Fix" hosted by Michael Breed on Monday, where she discussed specialty shots, the golf swing and stretching routines among other things. The Golf...
John Daly's Champions Tour career has been a bit underwhelming when it comes to victories, but the "Daly being Daly" moments never fail to entertain, nonetheless. Here's the top of the Super Stroke grip on Daly's putter sticking out of...
Tony Aarts hit his golf ball to 10-feet on a green at Magnolia Landing Golf & C.C. in Florida, but ended up hitting a different kind of 10-footer with his putter; a 10-foot alligator. "My ball was about 10 feet...
After rumors about the shoe started in December, Nike has confirmed that an Air Jordan I golf shoe will be released. The Air Jordan I is one of the world's most iconic sneakers, both in basketball and pop culture. The golf version...
As he recovers from his rib injury, Rory McIlroy has taken to Twitter to reprise his role as Brandel Chamblee destroyer. McIlroy jumped in on a debate Chamblee was part of, ridiculing the Golf Channel analyst’s collage, understanding of the...
Back when I started playing golf, everyone wore shoes like these… Perhaps many WRXers are used to lacing something along the lines of these up… And some may be more comfortable with… Just kidding. But thanks to the Keegan Bradleys, Rickie Fowlers, and...
With Jason Day skipping the Australian Open and resting his ailing back during the holiday season...and little else going on the world of professional golf at the moment, it seems a fitting time to dig into the 29-year-old’s status...
Two thumbs up for Andrew "Beef" Johnston's spoof of Tiger Woods' "Mac Daddy Santa" photo. We thought these Twitter roasts were good. Beef's was better. Johnston, a tremendously popular 27-year-old from England who earned his PGA Tour card this fall, took to Instagram last night...