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How To Save Olympic Golf

The sport will return to the Olympics for the first time in more than a century. If the proposed format isn't corrected, it might be a short stay
October 10, 2014
News & Tours

Missing Links: 'This vote has to be yes,' on opening Royal & Ancient Golf Club to women

Stories of interest you might have missed… “St Andrews, like every other place in the nation, will be in the grip of a referendum vote that has split opinion,” James Riach writes in the Guardian....
Wednesday, 9/17/2014 at 9:09AM
News & Tours

Missing Links: Phil Mickelson looking ahead...to 2015 and '16, and Bubba Watson's apology tour

Stories of interest you might have missed…Phil Mickelson is looking ahead, not to the Barclays, not to the FedEx Cup playoffs, but to 2015. “Work on my fitness, work on my golf game and really...
Wednesday, 8/20/2014 at 8:39AM
News & Tours

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
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