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News & Tours

"Occupy Golf" movement gathers steam in Brazil amid controversial Olympic plans

Golf’s first appearance in the Olympics since 1904 won’t happen without a few bumps along the way.While questions have been raised in court rooms about what impact the new Olympic golf course designed by Gil...
Thursday, 2/26/2015 at 2:58PM
News & Tours

The PGA Task Force didn't want Fred Couples as Ryder Cup captain because he's too laid back

Up until about a week ago, Fred Couples was considered a near-lock to captain the 2016 Ryder Cup team. But the three-time Presidents Cup captain was passed over in favor of Davis Love III after...
Monday, 2/23/2015 at 8:09AM
News & Tours

Some people were quite upset that Miguel Angel Jimenez wasn't made captain for the 2016 Ryder Cup

The Europeans' selection of Darren Clarke as the 2016 team captain was, amongst the majority of people, a safe and solid choice. But that didn't stop an army of Miguel Angel Jimenez loyalists to speak...
Wednesday, 2/18/2015 at 9:50AM
News & Tours

Tiger Woods is taking his Ryder Cup Task Force duties very seriously

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Tiger Woods is taking his role on the recently formed U.S. Ryder Cup task force seriously. He just doesn't want to make it a lifetime appointment. He would judge such a development...
Wednesday, 12/3/2014 at 6:58AM
News & Tours

Explainer: The varying reactions to President Obama's golf

If you've been following the news, you'll know that President Barack Obama has been under fire recently for what his critics say is too much golf. We'll let the left-right politics sites debate whether that's...
Friday, 8/22/2014 at 10:20AM
Courses & Travel

Beware phony deals as 2016 Ryder Cup hospitality tickets go on sale next week

By Stephen Hennessey While most people in golf await this October's Ryder Cup being held at Gleneagles Resort in Scotland, some are already looking into the future when the event returns to the United...
Thursday, 4/24/2014 at 2:14PM
News & Tours

FAQ: Rory's Olympic mess

By Luke Kerr-Dineen The 2016 Olympics will mark a big moment in the history of golf. The game will feature in sports' biggest event for the first time since 1908, when it was discontinued as...
Monday, 5/27/2013 at 7:53PM
News & Tours

Trending: Celebrating golf's Olympic return

The news that Gil Hanse was selected to design the golf course for the 2016 Olympic games was met with excitement from most in the golf world--the notable exceptions being the seven other designers who...
Thursday, 3/8/2012 at 9:55AM
Golf Tours & News

Sirak: Olympic Movement

Golf's governing bodies are uniting to get the sport into the 2016 Games
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