We’ve heard of it… we even have a term called a “foot wedge” that applies to someone kicking the ball toward the hole with their foot. The Aflac duck uses it. Now you can use it and it’s totally legal! FootGolf is a combination of the popular sports of soccer and golf. The game is [...]....read more
Local Golfer’s own, Keith Cook, takes a look at his first year at www.thelocalgolfer.com. A GREAT YEAR . . . HOW TIME FLIES One year ago this month, I joined LocalGolfer as a new writer on staff. It was a great opportunity given to me and one I’ll always be grateful for. I mean, what a dream job [...]....read more
114th U.S. Amateur Championship conducted by the United States Golf Association JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Gunn Yang, 20, of the Republic of Korea, defeated Corey Conners, of Canada, 2 and 1, in the 36-hole final match Sunday to win the 2014 U.S. Amateur Championship at Atlanta Athletic Club’s 7,208-yard, par-71 Highlands Course. “I was just [...]....read more
Golf Writer, Keith Cook, provides the Weekend ‘s Wrap-up of the Winners, Losers, and Other News from the LPGA, PGA, Champions, and European Tours! WEGMANS LPGA CHAMPIONSHIP PITTSFORD, N.Y. /// The fourth Major Championship of the 2014 LPGA season, the Wegmans LPGA Championship, had its fair share of drama and suspense. Birdies, bogeys, and double bogeys [...]....read more
“I’ve mellowed out on the course since then. I haven’t even broken a club in a few years. But golf remains the most clarifying thing in my life. . . . Instead of focusing my pain and anger, I focus the pressure and the love into that same ball.” The other day I played a [...]....read more
Golf Course Reviews
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