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Yes, some tour pros have handicaps (Phil's is +5.2)

By John Strege Have you ever wondered what an elite tour player's handicap index might be? Phil Mickelson, a member at Whisper Rock Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., is playing to a +5.2, according to...
Wednesday, 6/5/2013 at 4:00PM
U.S. Open

Tiger's 11 Unlikeliest Challengers

Woods' stiffest competition hasn't always come from the top of the world ranking.
June 2013
News & Tours

Stingers: Predicting the PGA Tour is impossible

Carl Pettersson and his band of merry men may have garnered most of the attention at Hilton Head last week, but a certain white-haired, slice-putting veteran caught my attention: Billy Mayfair. Remember him? You...
Thursday, 4/19/2012 at 3:45PM
Golf Digest Photo Contest: The Top 10

2011 Brush with Greatness Photo Contest: The Winning Entry

In March 2011 we ran a contest asking readers to send photos of off-course encounters with golf celebrities. Find out who submitted the winning photo and check out the nine runner-ups.
July 2011
Courses & Travel

Playing In A Pro-Am? Here Are 10 Things You Should Know

As you might have heard by now, I played in the Bob Hope Classic Pro-Am a few weeks ago. In one of my six posts about the greatest week of my life, I wrote about my...
Thursday, 2/10/2011 at 3:47PM
Courses & Travel

Blogging From The Bob Hope, Day 5

So I’m on the practice putting green a few minutes before the start of round three and I see our pro for the day, Jerry Kelly. I had reintroduced myself the day before and he...
Saturday, 1/22/2011 at 10:40AM
Courses & Travel

Blogging From The Bob Hope, Day 3

(There was no sign of Team Ginella on the Bob Hope leaderboard.)It could’ve gone better. On my way to La Quinta Country Club I realized that I forgot my player’s badge. Then I forgot my parking...
Thursday, 1/20/2011 at 10:25AM
Courses & Travel

Blogging From The Bob Hope, Day 2

The winner of the 2011 Bob Hope Classic? It’s Me. (And we haven’t even started yet.)Here’s the five-day forecast for La Quinta, Calif.:And here’s the five-day forecast for Wilton, Conn./Golf Digest headquarters:...
Wednesday, 1/19/2011 at 2:22AM
Courses & Travel

Blogging From The Bob Hope, Day I

Not every call I make as a reporter ends with an invite to play in a tour event. But the one I made last Tuesday did.“We have a spot for you in the Hope,” said...
Tuesday, 1/18/2011 at 2:22AM
Golf Tours & News / PGA Tour Qualifying

Q School: Mayfair wins, Bramlett makes history

Billy Mayfair shot a final-round 70 to beat Ben Martin and William McGirt by one and lead a crop of 29 players earning their PGA Tour cards for 2011.
December 06, 2010
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