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Travel

Deal of the Week: Enjoy Northern Michigan's deep daylight at Boyne

Northern Michigan can hang with any American golf destination when it comes to both quality and volume of courses. Better yet, the approaching summer season--and Michigan's position on the west edge of the Eastern time zone--means...
Thursday, 5/21/2015 at 2:49PM
How He Hit That

How He Hit That: Rory McIlroy's bomber ball speed

Rory McIlroy winning a tournament wasn't big or surprising news. He's done that a bunch in the last five years. And the fact that he bombed his driver wasn't really new, either. He has long been...
Monday, 5/18/2015 at 2:20PM
Golf pads

Own your own version of the "home of golf" for less than $2 million

St. Andrews is for sale. No, the other one--specifically the St. Andrews Golf and Country Club in Winston, Ga., 30 miles west of Atlanta. Wind, time and herds of sheep might have "designed" the original model,...
Thursday, 5/14/2015 at 3:20PM
Travel

Deal of the Week: Golf and gamble at Pearl River in Mississippi

When you don't have the flash of a ocean- or riverfront location, it's up to the amenities to draw the crowds. At the Pearl River Resort in Central Mississippi, the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians do...
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 at 3:00PM
How He Hit That

How He Hit That: Rickie Fowler's clutch clinic

Rickie Fowler wasn't known as a closer. That's all changed, thanks to four birdies and an eagle over the final six holes--and another two birdies in four playoff holes--to win the Players Championship. In a stretch of...
Monday, 5/11/2015 at 10:30AM
Travel

Deal of the Week: Get historic on a trip through the Berkshires

May is the best golf weather month in New England, and it serves a very useful double duty. Kids aren’t out of school yet and vacation time generally hasn’t started, which leaves you pure high-60s...
Friday, 5/8/2015 at 11:23AM
Instruction

How are you supposed to hit golf's true breakfast ball?

TPC Sawgrass is best known in TV land for its island 17th green, but from a player's-eye view, the plentiful bunkers and waste areas dish out far more potential punishment. As the Tour's self-run flagship event,...
Wednesday, 5/6/2015 at 1:00PM
How He Hit That

How He Hit That: Ian Woosnam's little-man power

Not only is Ian Woosnam 5-foot-4 (as he's certainly tired of hearing by now), he's also 57 years old. But even with his relative smallness and oldness, Woosnam averaged 275 yards off the tee last...
Monday, 5/4/2015 at 11:30AM
Golf pads

Satisfy your inner Grizzly Adams, Tom Fazio style, at Martis Camp in Lake Tahoe

In the 1950s, owning a "cabin" mean you took a dirt road to get there, wore three sweaters to bed and squatted over a hole in the ground to go to the bathroom. In modern real...
Friday, 5/1/2015 at 1:57PM
Travel

Deal of the Week: Chase The Slammer at the Homestead

It's saying something when a resort's Donald Ross-designed course isn't the most prestigious of the three on the property. That's the case at the Homestead in Hot Springs, Va., where the circa-1913 Old Course expanded...
Tuesday, 4/28/2015 at 1:30PM
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