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Throwback Thursday

How a foursome of tour pros learned (almost tragically) that lightning is nothing to fool around with

For the majority of golfers, lightning is just something we're reminded of during National Severe Weather Awareness Week, or when a suspension of play during a tour event gives a broadcaster the chance to...
Thursday, 7/9/2015 at 9:17AM
Weird Golf News

When lightning hits a flagstick, it does crazy stuff to the green

By now everyone’s probably seen a tree or two that’s been hit by lightning: branches severed off, strips of bark missing. What happens, though, when lightning hits a smaller target on the golf course? This photo...
Wednesday, 5/20/2015 at 12:21PM
Magazines / Rules

Rules: Quick Nine?

What to know about nine-hole handicaps.
June 2013
News & Tours

Lightning strikes Connecticut golf course, at least three hospitalized

NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. -- At least three people were hospitalized, and 15 were "impacted" by an early Monday morning lightning strike at the Lake of Isles golf course in North Stonington, Conn. According to the...
Monday, 6/25/2012 at 2:43PM
Magazines / Stuff I Like

David Owen: My Tech: Days of Thunder

Advances in lightning detection are making courses safer
July 2012
Magazines / David Owen / My Usual Game

David Owen: Some golfers need a jolt of reality

We respect lightning in theory, but we do little to actually protect ourselves
June 2010

David Owen: Man about golf

Golf, Golf Digest, David Owen, The folly of forecasts
August 2008
Magazines / Fitness

Fitness: A Jolt Of Reality

You know lightning is deadly, but what you don't know might kill you
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