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Why Rory McIlroy's choice to play for Ireland in the 2016 Olympics makes sense

By John Huggan First things first: In deciding to represent Ireland in the 2016 Olympic Games, Rory McIlroy is doing exactly the right thing. While not much in Irish life is ever straightforward, golf...
Wednesday, 6/18/2014 at 9:36AM
Celebrity

Enough about Johnny. Is this the last U.S. Open to feature Yanni? The story behind one of sports' greatest theme songs

By Alex Myers The 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst marks the end of an era. No more Johnny at the national championship? Sad. But no more Yanni? You're going to miss him more than...
Thursday, 6/12/2014 at 10:30AM
Celebrity

Michael Phelps shows what an incredibly fit man looks like swinging a golf club shirtless

By Alex Myers A little while back we shared a picture of Rickie Fowler playing golf shirtless. Now comes Michael Phelps, who posted a similar picture with a club in his hand on Sunday....
Sunday, 5/4/2014 at 3:52PM
News & Tours

Does Lydia Ko need New Zealand taxpayer subsidy to fund Olympics pursuit?

By John Strege New Zealanders are undeniably proud of Lydia Ko, 17, who won the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic on Sunday. She seems destined to represent her country and contend for a medal in the...
Tuesday, 4/29/2014 at 1:36PM
Celebrity

Michael Phelps is putting his golf career on hold to try swimming again

By Alex Myers Michael Phelps had it all. A sponsorship with Ping, the free time and hero status to play any course, and all the lessons he wanted with Hank Haney. His golf game...
Monday, 4/14/2014 at 6:37PM
News & Tours

Dates set for 2016 Olympics golf qualifying

By Dave Shedloski MIAMI - The cutoff for qualifying for the 2016 Olympic golf competition has been set for July 11, just a few weeks before the Rio Games begin with the opening ceremonies on...
Tuesday, 3/4/2014 at 6:44PM
News & Tours

Why Tiger Woods might not be wearing Nike in two years

By Alex Myers Will Tiger Woods trade in the Swoosh for the stripes? It appears that way, but it's not what you think. No, the Nike pitchman since turning pro in 1996 isn't about...
Tuesday, 3/4/2014 at 5:45PM
Golf Tours & News / Golf World

Why Biathlon Is Worth A Shot

What a skier-golfer learned when she added this pressure-packed sport to her lineup.
February 17, 2014
News & Tours

Why golf fans will see some familiar faces on TV at the Winter Olympics

By Alex Myers No, Johnny Miller won't be a part of TV coverage for the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. But NBC will be sending a record 84 commentators, several of whom regularly...
Wednesday, 1/15/2014 at 12:13PM
News & Tours

Lindsey Vonn injured during training, suffers partial tear to ACL

By Luke Kerr-DineenLindsey Vonn, the Olympic skier best known in golf circles as Tiger Woods' girlfriend, crashed during training on Wednesday and suffered a partial tear to the ligaments in her right ACL, the same...
Wednesday, 11/20/2013 at 8:02PM
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