john strege

john strege

Results: 11 - 20 of 2521
News & Tours

On any given Sunday: Good for the NFL, less so for the PGA Tour

Parity, as the National Football views it, is a good thing. On any given Sunday, as its unofficial mantra says, the notion that anyone can win at any time. It fosters unpredictability. Boosts interest. Increases...
Sunday, 3/22/2015 at 7:32PM
Missing Links

'The PGA Tour is for now an egalitarian affair'

Stories of interest you might have missed… The PGA Tour has gone egalitarian, John Paul Newport writes in the Wall Street Journal: “Arnold Palmer, the host of this week’s PGA Tour event at Bay Hill...
Saturday, 3/21/2015 at 9:02AM
Business

Chinese investors buying up Myrtle Beach courses and 'they come with cash'

Myrtle Beach, S.C., renowned as a destination resort for golfers, has been attracting a different golf clientele: Chinese investors buying up its courses. The Sun News reported recently that Chinese investors have bought 13 courses...
Friday, 3/20/2015 at 10:17AM
The Masters

First-world problem: Parking the corporate jet at the Masters

Traffic is always an issue at major sporting events, but maybe more so at the Masters, and we’re not even talking about Augusta’s streets. We’re talking about its airport. Augusta Regional Airport is expecting 3,000...
Wednesday, 3/18/2015 at 2:47PM
Missing Links

From Tiger Woods to Rory McIlroy: EA Sports deal signals changing of guard commercially, too

Stories of interest you might have missed… “The changing of the guard in terms of playing success has been obvious for some time. Barring something remarkable, Tiger Woods has already been usurped by players such...
Wednesday, 3/18/2015 at 8:44AM
News & Tours

Bubba Watson's recipe for winning the Masters: Burritos?

So, what is the secret to winning a green jacket ? How can you argue that for Bubba Watson it wasn't burritos? “In 2012, I ate a burrito or two burritos every night,” Watson, who...
Tuesday, 3/17/2015 at 12:52PM
News & Tours

Would Tiger Woods playing in the Masters help Rory McIlroy?

Former European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has an interesting — though possibly misguided — take on what would help Rory McIlroy in his quest to win the Masters and complete the career grand slam:...
Tuesday, 3/17/2015 at 12:13PM
News & Tours

'I'd shift [Tiger Woods] into reverse as quickly as I could'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Cameron McCormick, the only instructor Jordan Spieth has ever had, is an Australian who came to the U.S. to play college golf for Texas Tech and stayed on....
Monday, 3/16/2015 at 8:38AM
News & Tours

Spieth's victory is a window to the future from a room with a view

A tournament with paint cans as tee markers in a town that not long ago seemed destined to lose professional golf doesn’t project must-see TV, to use an old NBC slogan. Too bad for those...
Sunday, 3/15/2015 at 8:16PM
Missing Links

Notah Begay on Tiger Woods: 'Things are improving...[but] it's a good decision to wait until he's 100 percent'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Notah Begay III, a friend and Stanford teammate of Tiger Woods, has been spending time with Woods down at his Florida estate and “can attest to the fact...
Saturday, 3/14/2015 at 8:46AM
Results: 11 - 20 of 2521
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