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    Presidents Cup grades: the International team

    Captain Nick Price’s squad availed themselves on Sunday, erasing most of a six-point deficit and avoiding embarrassment at Muirfield Village. Ultimately, though, the International team didn’t do enough to win this year and didn’t generate nearly as...

    • Posted 318 days ago
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    Presidents Cup grades: The U.S. team

    The International team entered Sunday’s final round of the Presidents Cup trailing by six points. Unlike the Europeans, who challenged the U.S. team at the Ryder Cup last year, the Internationals couldn’t produce a miraculous comeback at...

    • Posted 318 days ago
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  • Better look or better numbers?
    Looks or numbers: What makes a better golf swing?

    I have seen many things come and go during my 20 years on the lesson tee. But the two things that have stuck around and will continue to be a necessity for golf instructors are digital video...

    • Posted 318 days ago
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    Shop safety: An often forgotten part of club building

    The more I read forum threads in regards to club building, the more I see topics such as: How do I get started in club building and repair? What are the basic tools needed for club building and...

    • Posted 321 days ago
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    Tiger Woods, the Fresh Prince of Muirfield Village?

    Tiger Woods and Matt Kuchar ham and egged their way (with emphasis on the ham) to a 5-and-4 rout of Angel Cabrera and Marc Leishman.  The story of the day, however, was the recurring celebration between Woods...

    • Posted 322 days ago
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    The data behind Luke Donald’s decision to change instructors

    Luke Donald recently made an instructor change to Texas-based swing coach Chuck Cook. Back in 2011, Donald had an epic season. He finished first on the PGA Tour money list and the European Tour’s Order of Merit....

    • Posted 323 days ago
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  • pinehurst#2
    Course Review: Pinehurst No. 2

    I finally found the ultimate golf vacation destination in the United States bar none. It’s located in the Sandhills of North Carolina’s heartland at the world-renowned Pinehurst Resort. This 2,000-acre historic property is where it all happens...

    • Posted 325 days ago
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  • gwar01_tiger_jack_73
    Tiger vs. Jack: A definitive answer

    The debate Tiger Woods was voted PGA Tour Player of the Year, an award named after Jack Nicklaus, for the 11th time in his illustrious career, but what does this mean?  It shows his resurgence of dominance...

    • Posted 327 days ago
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    California Blend: Three Great Wine Country Tracks

    I had a chance to escape the hot, flat South Carolina coast last month for more temperate and, shall we say, curvier climes: California’s legendary Wine Country. I attended the wedding of a cousin and I’d be...

    • Posted 327 days ago
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  • Tiger Woods Player of the Year
    2013: The Year of the Tiger?

    The PGA Tour has announced its latest honor for Tiger Woods: Player of the Year. Tiger’s record this year certainly looks good enough on paper, yet something seems off with this. Tiger won five times on the PGA...

    • Posted 327 days ago
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  • top 10 club fitting mistakes farner
    10 things to do (and not to do) before your next fitting

    In the last 10 years, there have been major advancements in both golf equipment and golf equipment fitting technology. Systems such as FlightScope and TrackMan have given fitting professionals the data they need to maximize every golfer’s...

    • Posted 329 days ago
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  • Tiger+Woods+TOUR+Championship+Coca+Cola+Final+D6QxYkD2PcWx
    Is Tiger really tired, or just tired of his swing problems?

    I am happy to be back to the world of golf after a lengthy medical hiatus in the city of Brotherly love! I spent the month of September in Philadelphia where I received the finest medical care...

    • Posted 330 days ago
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  • Jordan+Spieth+142nd+Open+Championship+Previews+Bm3jS61YxZ4l
    Spieth to supplant McIlroy as the next great young golfer?

    Relative to a lifetime, a year is not very long. But for two of golf’s most promising young players, it might as well be a miniature career for each of them, going in decidedly opposite directions. At...

    • Posted 330 days ago
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    The 10 best golf commercials of 2013

    This year’s PGA Tour season came to an end last weekend at the Tour Championship, which got me to thinking about what an incredible year of golf it has been. The highlights from 2013 include: Tiger v....

    • Posted 331 days ago
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    Elbow and wrist pain: How to get rid of it

    It was the first stage of Q-school in 2000. I was playing very well on one of my favorite courses, the Bayonet Course on the former Fort Ord Army Base in Seaside, Calif., on the Monterey Peninsula. They...

    • Posted 332 days ago
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  • RickBarryIMG0533
    NBA Hall-of-Famer Rick Barry wins RE/MAX Long Drive title

    NBA Hall-of-Famer Rick Barry won the Masters Division of the 2013 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship in Mesquite, Nev., with a drive of 334 yards, which was 10 yards farther than his nearest competitor. Barry, 69, is...

    • Posted 333 days ago
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  • grip care
    A golfer’s guide to grip care

    If you have played golf for any length of time, you probably have reached a point where you had to regrip your clubs. In doing so, you may have noticed that grips are not very cheap these days, especially...

    • Posted 333 days ago
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  • KingMade Jerky spotlight
    How Kings Are Made: The Next Big Little Thing On Tour

    If you are a frequent visitor of GolfWRX, you are probably a golfer on the constant search for an edge on the course. You peruse the different forums anxiously hoping to find that some little thing that...

    • Posted 335 days ago
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  • An opposition to call-ins
    An opposition to call-in rules violations

    A question for the philosophers: if a golf ball moves so short a distance that no one in that ball’s owner’s threesome can be certain whether it moved or not, did it move? Is there a penalty?...

    • Posted 336 days ago
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    Players to avoid, with help from “Dude Perfect”

    There’s nothing I love more than golf (apologies to my family), but sometimes it pushes me to my limit of tolerance. I take comfort in knowing that 100 percent of my fellow golfers go through the same...

    • Posted 337 days ago
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    DeLaet’s 2013 season cements him as Canada’s best golfer

    Graham DeLaet, a 31-year-old native of Weyburn, Saskatchewan, has made a name for himself on the PGA Tour in 2013, while also securing his spot as Canada’s top golfer. He’s currently No. 7 in the FedEx Cup standings,...

    • Posted 337 days ago
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    Jacobsen named 2013 Payne Stewart Award recipient

    As part of the run-up to the Tour Championship this weekend, the PGA Tour announced that Peter Jacobsen was named as the 2013 recipient of the Payne Stewart Award. Established in 2000, this award honors the golfer...

    • Posted 337 days ago
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  • Rory_McIlroy_Twitter_jet_lag_
    Tweets of the week: Rare scores, Tiger’s ball, Bubba’s new irons, Rory’s repose

    Jim Furyk’s second-round 59 at the BMW Championship was certainly the most significant golf story of the week. That is, until Tiger Woods found himself playing a starring role in yet another rules-related drama. But really, Jim...

    • Posted 338 days ago
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  • Tiger Woods ball moved BMW Championship 2013
    What’s Tiger’s story and do we believe it?

    A day after being assessed a two-stroke penalty for hitting a ball which he caused to move, Tiger Woods gutted out a five-under-par 66 in the third round of the BMW Championship. With a birdie on the...

    • Posted 341 days ago
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    McIlroy’s miserable 2013 season is over

    In a fitting coup de gras, Rory McIlroy fired his highest-ever two-round total on American soil (77-78)  at Conway Farms, placing him dead last in the field of 70 at the BMW Championship. Thus, the 24-year-old is...

    • Posted 341 days ago
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  • Tiger v. Rory
    Tiger and Rory to once again square off in China

    Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy (arguably the two biggest names in golf) will stage a rematch of their inaugural match up in China on Oct. 28 in the most epic way possible; a face-to-face event at the...

    • Posted 342 days ago
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  • TaylorMade SpeedBlade irons spotlight 420x470
    TaylorMade doubles down with SpeedBlade

    TaylorMade’s CEO, Mark King, said the company has changed the dynamics of the iron business. The company’s Executive Vice President of Product Development, Sean Toulon, said it’s the biggest advancement in golf equipment since woods became “metal...

    • Posted 345 days ago
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    Singer: The coolest names in golf

    This is important. Well, maybe not really. I suppose you could argue there are more important things going on in the world of golf. WGC events, major championships, Tiger’s health, the FedEx Cup, a guy in Alberta getting...

    • Posted 347 days ago
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  • Ye Wo-cheng
    Ye unable to repeat Guan’s Masters success

    Thirteen-year-old Ye Wo-cheng signed for rounds of 78 and 76 at the Omega European Masters, beating just two players in the 153-player field. Before the event, Miguel Angel Jimenez, a spry 48 years of age, indicated his displeasure...

    • Posted 348 days ago
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  • Henrik Stenson’s return to top form

    Henrik Stenson will be teeing it up next week at the BMW Championship in the No. 1 spot on the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup rankings. This is no surprise if you weren’t paying attention to golf for...

    • Posted 349 days ago
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  • Yocha DeHe course review
    Course Review: Cache Creek Casino Resort (Yocha Dehe)

    I can’t say enough about Indian Casino Golf Properties. I have played a number of them and have yet to find one sub-standard or disappointing. If you are looking for one of the best that you will...

    • Posted 350 days ago
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  • LosLogos4E spotlight
    Course review: Los Lagos Golf Club

    They say that great things come in small packages. That’s because there are limited-size 18-hole golf courses that are definitely worth playing. You don’t have to do golf layouts in the 7,000-yard-plus range to enjoy the whole...

    • Posted 351 days ago
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  • Tiger Woods
    Can Tiger handle the pressure? The last two FedEx Cup events will be a clue

    Tiger Woods ended an ordinary second week of the FedEx Cup playoffs with his tied worst finish of the year, a tied 65th. Unfortunately for Tiger, his solid opening two rounds were cancelled out by a poor...

    • Posted 351 days ago
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    True or False: Golf radar systems are ruining golf?

    Last week, Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee went on the offensive against radar launch monitors, claiming that they were “ruining golf.” Chamblee said that radar systems (like Trackman and Flightscope) were promoting two different swings, one for...

    • Posted 355 days ago
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  • Golf Fight Alberta
    Golf Fight! Golfer gets KO’d in Alberta

    Warning: This video contains explicit language Warning: This video contains explicit language I had a high school friend who wrestled in the winter and golfed in the summer. He wanted to find a way to combine the...

    • Posted 357 days ago
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  • Whistling Straits
    Whistling Straits: The perfect course for a father-son trip

    Like many siblings born into a golfing family, my brother and I have always had a healthy rivalry with our dad on the golf course. His dominance during our childhood has faded some with our transition to...

    • Posted 357 days ago
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  • Golf Training Aids
    Simple Aids To Help Cut Your Handicap? Do They Work?

    Are you a high handicapper? Are you working on your game? Do you want to be able to fix your swing without spending piles of money on instruction? I am too, so I decided I would take...

    • Posted 357 days ago
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    Taking time to enjoy the game

    There are times in life that prove monumental — moments of enlightenment that can alter perspective or outlook. For golfers, maybe it’s a shot, or a swing thought. A feel, or a sound, when everything clicks, even...

    • Posted 360 days ago
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  • PGA Village
    An overlooked golfing destination: PGA Village

    From Destin to Miami, with Orlando in between, Florida is filled with an abundance of great golfing destinations. With so many options to choose from, however, it is easy for some courses and resorts to be overshadowed...

    • Posted 360 days ago
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