Geoff Shackelford

Geoff Shackelford

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Courses & Travel

7 things you need to know about the Irish Open and the incredible Royal County Down

Ladies and Gentlemen, set your DVRs. Sure, three Senior British Opens were played at Royal County Down around the turn of the 21st century. But they were shown in lowly standard definition for a couple of...
Tuesday, 5/26/2015 at 10:04AM

Golfers should love the Apple Watch

Full disclosure: The author is a First Team All-Conference, Executive Platinum, Apple Fanboy. My 42mm blue “fluoroelastomer”-band Apple Watch Sport arrived on April 24th’s launch day even after having received a June ship date. Us...
Friday, 5/15/2015 at 6:21PM
News & Tours

Will Mackenzie’s all-world, off-the-rampway recovery par on TPC’s 17th

PONTE VEDRA, Fla. -- Headed for a missed cut in round two of the Players, Will MacKenzie’s 17th hole tee shot flew to the island green’s back shelf, kicked forward and took a huge bounce...
Friday, 5/8/2015 at 5:14PM
News & Tours

Webb Simpson sneaks onto Olympic Club to relive U.S. Open glory -- and get a burger

Webb Simpson continued to show his affinity for San Francisco golf with a WGC Match Play opening day 3-and-2 win over Ian Poulter. But his good karma begins across Lake Merced where he won...
Thursday, 4/30/2015 at 3:05PM
The Masters

How texting played a part in Jordan Spieth's win

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- He may not text while he drives, but Jordan Spieth wasn’t shy in sending a text to his caddie Sunday morning declaring his pre-round goals. Picture the scene: clad in his Under...
Sunday, 4/12/2015 at 9:12PM
The Masters

Of Course Ben Crenshaw's Masters farewell included a totally surreal moment

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Ben Crenshaw said farewell to Masters competition after 44 years. And because he's been known to say a thing or two about destiny -- calling a Ryder Cup when his team was...
Friday, 4/10/2015 at 8:09PM
The Masters

The fact that we can't see Tiger Woods play golf today is kind of absurd

As phenomenal as the digital options can be, the uptick in social media gripes and venting emails suggests it will be increasingly difficult for the Masters to continue limiting the weekday broadcast time. The culprit...
Friday, 4/10/2015 at 12:06PM
The Masters

Ike's Tree has been (genetically) saved

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Masters Chairman Billy Payne unveiled a new memorial case featuring a cross-section of the fallen pine that so annoyed President Dwight D. Eisenhower's tee shots. One case will go to the Eisenhower...
Wednesday, 4/8/2015 at 1:00PM
News & Tours

Dustin Johnson is so locked in he doesn't even know where he lives

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The PGA Tour leader in driving distance and the pick of many to win the Masters is so locked in that he doesn't even know where he owns property. The South Carolina...
Tuesday, 4/7/2015 at 5:03PM
The Masters

Six new things we learned about Tiger Woods on Tuesday

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The chipper -- make that jovial -- Tiger Woods who arrived in Augusta came armed with all sorts of revelations during his remarkably upbeat press conference.Here are six things we learned about...
Tuesday, 4/7/2015 at 3:30PM
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