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British Open

Players aren't buying what the R&A is selling on resuming play Saturday

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- R&A officials say they spent an hour at the far end of the Old Course prior to the 7 a.m. scheduled re-start assessing if conditions were suitable to resume the...
Saturday, 7/18/2015 at 6:20AM
News & Tours

Weather to bring wind, wild adventure to second round of the British Open

The weather forecast for the Old Course and today’s second round of the British Open may look somewhat adventurous, but from a golf technology standpoint, it looks like a freak show. Based on standard tour...
Friday, 7/17/2015 at 12:20PM
News & Tours

The wind is so strong in Portugal that it's actually blowing golf balls into the hole

Extremely high winds are ripping through the European Tour's Madeira Islands Open in Portugal this week, and have already forced the event to shorten from 72 to 54 holes. The wind was so strong that it...
Friday, 3/20/2015 at 10:44AM
Golf Instruction / Web-extra video

Lessons From Bandon Dunes: Dealing with Wind (Video)

Don't fear the wind off the tee: Jeff Simonds, Director of Golf at Bandon Dunes, on how you can adjust your set-up and approach to off-set windy conditions.

Lessons From Bandon Dunes - Dealing with Wind

Don't fear the wind off the tee. Jeff Simonds, Director of Golf at Bandon Dunes, explains how you can adjust your set-up and approach to off-set windy conditions.

Weekend Tip: Three keys for playing in the wind

On Friday, the 50,000-pound Space Shuttle Enterprise made its final flight, piggybacking atop a Boeing 747, which soared over the Hudson River on its way to landing at JFK. Some concerns about 30 mph winds...
Saturday, 4/28/2012 at 1:00AM
Courses & Travel

Taking a look at Trump International Golf Links' worst enemy: The Wind

Bag of wind. That’s how some might describe Donald Trump. And thus the irony of his ongoing huff-and-puff with people behind the plans for offshore wind farms near his new course in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.Trump International...
Friday, 2/17/2012 at 4:56PM
Golf Instruction / lesson tee

Butch Harmon: Playing Great On Windy Days

The players who get it done in the wind are the ones who don't try to fight it.
March 2012
Golf Tours & News / Equipment

Equipment: The Downwind Debate: Do 3-Woods Go As Far As Drivers?

Final-Round chat at Royal St. George's between Phil Mickelson and Jim Mackay raises a question about tailwinds and club selection. Two experts agree: Bones had it right
July 25, 2011

Mid-week Lesson: Tom Watson says to hit it hard downwind

Editor's note: Starting today, and every Wednesday, I'll be writing about something instructional to help your golf game. We might look at a simple tip, or we might delve into a longer discussion about a...
Wednesday, 7/13/2011 at 11:35AM
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