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Impact: The Gentleman Amateur

By Alex HolmesCountdown to Augusta - Each Friday from now through the Masters we take a look back at impactful images from the tournament's storied history."I always like to see a person stand up to...
Friday, 3/21/2014 at 6:45AM
Golf Tours & News / Final Say

The Benefits Of Bifurcation

Bifurcation formed the subtext of several actions by the game's leaders, including the USGA's recent decision to approve range finders for amateur championships.
February 17, 2014
News & Tours

Father-son golf bond is the real McCoy

By Tim Rosaforte From the Nov. 11 edition of Golf World Monday: Nate McCoy remembers needing a pull cart the first time he caddied for his dad years ago in the Iowa Mid-Am at...
Monday, 11/11/2013 at 10:25AM

David Fay: How The USGA Can Spend Its New Pile Of Money

The organization's former executive director has hints on what to do with the extra millions from television.
December 2013
News & Tours

Golfer falls 18 feet in fairway sinkhole

By Alex Myers Getting "gobbled up" by a hole is a pretty common phrase used to describe the plight of a struggling golfer. It's just not meant to be literal. But that's exactly what...
Tuesday, 3/12/2013 at 2:12PM
News & Tours

History is made at 2012 U.S. Junior Amateurs

Andy Hyeon Bo Shim holds the trophy after winning the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship. Photo: Jim Cole/AP PhotoLike the British Open, both the boys' and girls' U.S. Junior Amateur tournaments ended in dramatic comeback fashion...
Monday, 7/23/2012 at 4:26PM
News & Tours

Assessing the amateurs' chances at Olympic Club

SAN FRANCISCO -- If history is any indication, it would be no surprise to see an amateur on the leader board this weekend at the U.S. Open.  To wit: three of the four previous...
Wednesday, 6/13/2012 at 9:19AM
News & Tours

GW Monday: Bittersweet start to Kono's pro career

Of the 20 golfers who earned full LPGA status at last week's Qualifying School, Stephanie Kono is likely the only one disappointed about it. The UCLA senior simply wanted a Futures Tour card so...
Monday, 12/5/2011 at 9:43AM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Save the U.S. Open Challenge!!!

For the first time four years, Golf Digest will not conduct the US. Open Challenge this year at Congressional. Prior to the Opens at Torrey Pines, Bethpage and Pebble Beach, an amateur, selected through an...
Tuesday, 6/7/2011 at 8:10AM
News & Tours

USGA makes amateur exemption changes

PHOENIX -- Four years ago I was working on a profile for Golf World on career amateur Trip Kuehne. Among the story's themes was how Kuehne tried to balance his family life, his business career...
Saturday, 2/5/2011 at 1:33PM
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