Opinion & Analysis

Opinion & Analysis

The forecast was for scattered thunderstorms across the area and the clouds were already building from the south when we teed off at 8:30...

Ben Larsen is a contributor to GolfWRX, and Strategic Content Manager at Arccos Golf, the game's first fully-automatic performance-tracking system. Game. Improvement. Those are perhaps the...

Last week, I showed the metrics for Jordan Spieth and what makes him so great. In response, I had a lot of readers asking...

He was much misunderstood, and I certainly do not intend to contribute to more of that. My first few encounters with Mr. Hogan were tough. And...

I’m on a trip now where there won’t be any golf for almost three weeks. Since I live in Southern California and play year-round,...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! How a golf club feels is usually a very important attribute...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! With Jordan Spieth winning the first two majors of the year,...

Sure, you know Javier Colon as the winner of the inaugural season of NBC’s hit show The Voice. But, what you might not know...

After my train wreck with Mr. Hogan in locker room at Shady Oaks, I knew I had better get some coaching before I was near...

I’ve always been both awed and intimidated by private golf clubs. In general, the members of private courses aren’t better golfers – or better people...

I am a huge Tiger Woods fan, and I admire what he has done for the game and how he has impacted a new generation...

After more than a decade and a half of agony, he’s finally off the hook. Jean Van De Velde’s 1999 Open Championship debacle at...

Members of the crowd could be heard laughing after Tiger Woods topped a shot on the last hole of Round 1 of the U.S....

Looking more like a British Open than a U.S. Open, Chambers Bay Golf Links is set to host the 115th U.S. Open. It is the...

The U.S. Open is golf's second major championship, making it the unofficial halfway point of the PGA Tour season. Before we hit the second stretch...

You know you’re a golfer when… You tell the restaurant hostess that you’ll be a foursome for dinner. You think something “sub-par” must be really, really...

Nick Randall is our resident golf fitness guru here at GolfWRX. The strength and conditioning coach is also the creator of the golf fitness...

Chambers Bay. YES, we are excited! For the first time in the history of the Pacific Northwest, we are finally getting a U.S. Open. The...

I was always an early-morning man, a dew-sweeper. When I didn’t already have a tee time, I’d get to the course an hour before...

There’s simply no denying the fact that statistics have taken over the game of golf. ShotLink has become as much a part of a...

This story was selected as one of the 15 best GolfWRX stories of 2015! It was 1986, and The Ben Hogan Company needed a new...

When great athletes struggle, they are almost always interviewed after their poor performances and their answers to the line of questioning that follows is predictable....

I keep track of the radar metrics on the PGA Tour each week, and so far this season I've started to see some noticeable...
2015 GolfWRX Father's Day Gift Guide

Not that you need reminding, but Father’s Day is June 21. And if your pops is a golfer, you’ve come to the right place....

In the past few years, I’ve paid as much as $350 to play a round of golf and I’ve paid as little as $10. Granted,...