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Table of Contents

Cover photographs from left to right: Forest Dunes, Dom Furore; Oak Hill, Stephen Szurlej; Kiawah, Stephen Szurlej

Cover photographs from left to right: Forest Dunes, Dom Furore; Oak Hill, Stephen Szurlej; Kiawah, Stephen Szurlej

BUNKER

Tiger Woods had a leg up on his return from ACL surgery

Meet Shoal Creek's newest member: Condoleezza Rice

When borrowed clubs and a sore wrist equal $1 million

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

EQUIPMENT

Tweeting about clubs

By E. Michael Johnson

GRILLROOM

Timberlake talks golf, not music

By Bob Verdi

OPINION

The LPGA needs star power

By Ron Sirak

TOUR TALK

CHAMPIONS

Those joining the senior tour find it isn't as easy as it looks

LPGA

Suddenly playing catch-up, Cristie Kerr is ready to fight for POY honors

CHAMPIONS

Jay Haas grabs senior win No. 13 at the Greater Hickory Classic

AMATEURS

Winning never gets old for USGA Senior and Women's Senior Am champs

FRONT NINE/STATS & SCORES

FEATURES

Head Start

Overcoming mental demons, Na Yeon Choi takes the Samsung World Championship

By John Strege

READERS' CHOICE AWARDS

2010 Readers' Choice Awards

More than 46,000 votes and 600,000 criteria evaluations led to Golf World's Readers' Choice selections

By Ryan Herrington

Public

A stellar practice facility and top-notch conditioning lifted Forest Dunes to the head of its class

Private

Rochester, N.Y.'s Oak Hill CC (where members tend to play fast) tops a star-studded list of the best private clubs in the country

Resort

A commitment to excellent service at a reasonable value helped make Kiawah Island our sole Readers' Choice Awards repeat winner