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Srixon took a material made for car engines to strengthed the face of its new irons

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 07:36
Even with irons, it's rare to find a player who isn't looking for distance. Of course, that often has meant giving up a classic, compact forged iron to find extra length. But recent introductions...

Photos: The Week in Golf Instagrams

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 21:00
The Dufners sling the dough as a new season starts

Steve Stricker hits chip shot from top of scoreboard at Wisconsin's Camp Randall Stadium

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 11:15
During halftime of today's Wisconsin, Illinois football game, Steve Stricker found himself tethered atop Camp Randall Stadium's scoreboard hitting chip shots in front of 80,000 people. No, it wasn't torture for the former Illini, it...

Country-music guitarist helps create music-inspired golf clothing line

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 07:26
Professional golfer Brian Gay is a huge country-music fan. Rascal Flatts guitarist Joe Don Rooney is an avid golfer. Inevitably, the two became friends, and it led to a partnership that was realized through...

Missing Links: Rory McIlroy's 'act of staggering sportsmanship,' and leukemia survivor Jarrod Lyle’s return

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 06:27
It went virtually unnoticed, this chance meeting between Oliver Wilson and Rory McIlroy that occurred at the Loop on the Old Course at St. Andrews, where the course turns back toward the town. It was...

18 good things about golf: No. 14

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 06:24
[A list that can be cited during golf-related domestic crises.]14. Golf is a game of good and bad luck. It is played on purpose under circumstances that ensure superior skills alone will not always determine the...

PGA Tour taking steps to curb slow play, Stewart Cink says 'it's a start'

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 18:40
A few minor tweaks to its current pace-of-play guidelines and a major new technology initiative that could be introduced in the first quarter of 2015 are the latest steps the PGA Tour is taking to...

#HelpMeGolfDigest: Top 50 Teacher Randy Smith finds you some room to swing

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:55
Randy Smith has been guiding players from junior golf to the PGA Tour for decades from his base at Royal Oaks Country Club in Dallas. Justin Leonard, Harrison Frazar, Martin Flores and 2013 U.S. Junior...

This high school golfer shot an eight-under-par 28 (!) in his final match

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:09
Odds are, you probably don't recognize the name Luis Gagne. At least, not yet. On Thursday, the Orlando Christian Prep senior shot a remarkable eight-under 28 for nine holes in the final regular-season match of...

FootJoy's popular Contour golf shoe gets a makeover

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 11:59
It isn't an idle exercise when you're making a change to the Contour, what FootJoy's Doug Robinson calls "the best-selling golf shoe in the history of golf shoes."In addition to being available in 10...

5 things to talk about with your buddies on the course this weekend

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:26
From sports to TV to politics (OK, so mostly the first two), we offer five hot topics that are sure to liven up your round of golf: 1. Ryder Cup: We're still talking about this?...

Weird golf news of the week: Man loses 83-day court appeal over handicap dispute

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 08:14
This might be the weird golf news story to top all weird golf news stories in 2014. We'll start with the basics. On Thursday, Thomas Talbot, a retired insurance official in Dublin was denied an...

Yes, it's possible for Michael Breed to get even more excited. His show Monday is proof

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 07:15
It doesn’t take much to get Michael Breed excited. If the Golf Channel host were hosting a show about new grass-growing techniques, it would likely be in the same upbeat, breathless fashion that has become...

Fitness Friday: Is your workout bad for your back?

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 04:00
Perhaps the biggest misconception in terms of training for a better golf game is that your back— particularly the lower back—needs to be more mobile. Trying to increase the range of motion in your lower...

The Most Interesting Man's English Skills An Issue!?

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 12:28
Brian Keogh lets a reflective Paul McGinley talk about a variety of post-Ryder Cup topics, though the winning Captain avoided commenting on the Team USA soap opera and former buddy Darren Clarke, a leading candidate...

Change your own grips and win a new driver!

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:39
Two days before my friends and I left for Scotland and Ireland, last spring, I decided to replace the grips on all my golf clubs, both as a gesture of respect to the great courses...

Epic police car chase rips through a golf course in Pittsburgh

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:26
It's like something out of a golf-action movie.According to police, a man under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol barreled onto a golf course at about 4:30 p.m. The man, driving a white Chevy Tahoe,...

7 pictures of Rickie Fowler's new girlfriend, bikini model Alexis Randock

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:43
Rickie Fowler has had a big year in 2014, on and off the course, it turns out. Aside from finishing in the top five of all four majors, Rickie gave his clearest indication yet that he's...

Recruiting middle-school golfers? Tiger Woods set the precedent

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 08:56
A middle-schooler, Ben James, recruited to play golf at Connecticut made headlines last week, but it doesn’t break new ground. Tiger Woods established the precedent in 1989. (Getty Images photo) Woods was in the seventh...

Is Mizuno's 'Hitogami' another sign the 1-iron is making comeback?

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 08:36
The 1-iron, which Lee Trevino once suggested only God could hit, might be making a comeback. TaylorMade introduced a 16-degree version of its UDI driving iron this summer, and now Mizuno is offering a...