Golf Digest editors picks

ra

ra

Results: 11 - 20 of 50
News & Tours

At Muirfield, the R&A continues to try to avoid discrimination discussion

By John Huggan GULLANE, Scotland -- There was, as you'd expect, some stuff about the course and the facilities and the new technology. But long before Jim McArthur, chairman of the R&A championship committee,...
Wednesday, 7/17/2013 at 9:20AM
News & Tours

Muirfield undergoes final preparations before the British Open comes to town

By John Huggan There's still more than two weeks to go before golf's oldest and -- to almost everyone not born in the United States -- most important event tees-off, but already people are talking...
Monday, 7/1/2013 at 4:41PM
News & Tours

Ridley appreciates Nicklaus' support on Tiger ruling

By Dave Shedloski DUBLIN, Ohio - Not like he felt like he needed it, but Fred Ridley agreed Wednesday at Muirfield Village Golf Club that he felt some sense of vindication when the U.S. Golf...
Wednesday, 5/29/2013 at 6:14PM
Magazines / #Reaction

Varied, strong reaction to the ban on anchored strokes

By Stephen Hennessey Almost six months after golf's ruling bodies announced their proposed rule change, it's official: Anchored strokes are now prohibited by the Rules of Golf, per Rule 14-1b, announced by the USGA and...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 12:24PM
News & Tours

In Europe, anchor ban met with little more than a shrug

By John Huggan VIRGINIA WATER, England -- There were, as expected, no surprises. Almost six months on from their original announcement on the now notorious Rule 14-1b, the R&A today joined (simultaneously) with the...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 12:24PM
Gear & Equipment

Anchor ban reax: Acushnet

The Acushnet Company, parent company of the Titleist, Footjoy and Pinnacle brands, released the following statement regarding today's decision by golf's ruling bodies to ban anchored putting beginning in 2016:"The rule change regarding anchoring, as...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 10:43AM
Gear & Equipment

The End of an Era: USGA/R&A ban anchored putting

By Mike Stachura Golf's ruling bodies announced this morning that the anchored stroke, the method typically employed by players using long and belly putters and the method that has been used by the most recent winners...
Tuesday, 5/21/2013 at 8:00AM
Gear & Equipment

Anchoring update: Fay says "no edits," USGA mum

By Mike StachuraFormer U.S. Golf Association Executive Director David Fay appeared on Golf Channel's pre-tournament coverage of the Players this afternoon and suggested the proposed ban on anchored strokes is likely to go through unchanged from...
Tuesday, 5/7/2013 at 5:50PM
News & Tours

With Muirfield on the horizon, the debate over all-male golf clubs rages on

By Alex Myers Augusta National Golf Club waited until it was ready to have its first female members. Apparently, it will be up to the three all-male clubs in the British Open's rota of...
Wednesday, 4/24/2013 at 2:26PM
Gear & Equipment

R&A golf ball engineer job: 'Just part of our governance role'

By Mike StachuraThe discussion of a golf ball rollback got another injection of adrenaline when the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews placed a job advertisement seeking a "golf ball engineer," but the R&A's...
Tuesday, 2/19/2013 at 6:24PM
Results: 11 - 20 of 50

The latest on golf digest

The Open Photo Essay
The Open Photo Essay
Exclusive images from our photographers.
What's In My Bag: Miguel Angel Jimenez
What's In My Bag
Miguel Angel Jimenez
Ryder Cup
Ryder Cup Travel
Beware phoney deals.
Swing Sequence: Rory McIlroy
Swing Sequences
Rory McIlroy
. Close

Thank you for signing up for the newsletter.

You will receive your first newsletter soon.
Subscribe to Golf Digest

Subscribe today
Golf Digest Perks