Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis

In the chart below, you can see the average results for an iron fitting I did with one of my members at Biltmore Forest CC...

Omar Uresti recently won the PGA Professional Championship. The victory caused quite an uproar due to the fact that Uresti has spent a good part...

This is what typically happens with me. I hit an extra large bucket on the range and I am fairly consistent and feel confident....

It seems like a dream job, doesn’t it? Golf equipment tech reps spend hours on the driving ranges of some of the most prestigious...

One of my favorite things to do in "A Quick Nine" is to talk to the creative geniuses in the golf industry, the people who...
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, I talk about Callaway's new Steelhead XR fairway woods and Ping's new G400 metal woods.

Dear Dad,  On this Father’s Day, I want to say thank you. Thank you for always being supportive and teaching me to work with my hands...

History was made on Day 3 at the 2017 U.S. Open. https://twitter.com/usopengolf/status/876216600038227969 Golfers made birdies by the bushel, and with nary a major champion within seven...

Ever wonder: What's the difference between my wedges and the ones used on the PGA Tour? The DNA is identical, but the actual clubs on...

On June 6th, 1924, Cyril Walker of Manchester, England, won the U.S. Open at Oakland Hills Country Club for his sole major title. In the...

Most men would kill -- but not hit the gym -- to have Rory McIlroy’s physique. Since he burst onto the golf scene nearly...

The year’s second major has arrived as the world’s best players head to Wisconsin for the U.S. Open. It will certainly be a week...

My name is Richard Cartwright, and I’m a PGA Professional in the UK. I teach golf for a living, and I’ve always made it...

A reminder from your friends at GolfWRX: Father’s Day is June 18. And as as we do every year, we’re rounding up the best...

You can wear out a dictionary looking for adjectives that describe Phil Mickelson. Mesmerizing. Galvanizing. Polarizing. Agonizing. But he will never be accused of...
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In this video, Rick and I look at the recent surge in super-expensive golf clubs and the premium golf ball market.

This past week former long-drive champion, Jamie Sadlowski, took to the PGA Tour by playing the Dean & Deluca Invitational at Colonial Country Club....

Shaking hands with Steve Scott standing on the green of the 38th hole of the final match in the 1996 U.S. Amateur, Tiger Woods...

Years ago, I had the pleasure of enjoying the wonderful golf courses with good friends at the American Club in Kohler, Wisconsin. A totally unexpected...

The 78th Kitchen Aid Senior PGA Championship is being held at Trump International Golf Club just outside Washington, D.C., this weekend. About two years ago...

The first few words out of Niklas Bergdahl’s mouth were delayed because they were traveling across an ocean and six hours into the past....

Right now, GolfTEC is dominating the instruction market. Last year, the company had nearly $100 million in sales, and it now controls 25 percent of...

This is going to be the year you work hard and accomplish your golfing goals, you tell yourself. Some of you might be right, but my...

Amateur golf, not the professional golf on TV, has been the subject of many articles in recent years, and there have been few, if any...
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In this Tech Tuesday, we look at the milled-wedge craze. Would you pay $2,000 for three wedges and a fitting? Also, we talk about which putters...

Background When I was lucky enough to join a golf club many years ago, my No. 1 goal was to become a real 5-handicap. But...

Recently, Big Cedar Lodge Resort just outside Branson, Missouri, became the center of the golf world when Tiger Woods emerged from his hiatus for...
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, I take a look at the breaking news that Rory McIlroy has signed an endorsement deal with TaylorMade.

The PGA Tour’s “fifth major,” The Players Championship, has arrived. By all accounts, the Players has the strongest field of the year. Forty-eight of...

Two years ago, fan favorite Rickie Fowler took what many felt was a leap into superstardom with his win at The Players Championship. Since then,...

You just hit a tee shot to a blind landing zone. You smashed it, right on the screws. As the ball disappeared behind the...

GolfTEC has partnered with True Spec Golf as part of its efforts at expansion and innovation. Amid an overall brand refresh and updates to...

Just about everyone who is interested in golf wants to know if Tiger can come back. I happen to think he can, and I...

As writers, we are often caught at the end of a golf season making excuses for our disproven theories shortly after the unexpected has...

The summer is quickly closing in, and surely junior golfers across the globe are busy picking out and finalizing their summer schedules. For some,...

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Beer Pong Golf

We’ve seen beer pong-inspired golf games. We’ve seen cornhole golf games enter the backyard activity pantheon. However, we’ve yet to see a beer pong golf...