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How Matt Every is honoring the site of his first PGA Tour win

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 10:00
SHANGHAI, China -- She is due around Thanksgiving, and already it’s been decided that her name will be Quinn Palmer Every.Now, where do you suppose Matt Every got the inspiration for the middle name?“Yeah, it’s...

Late-season golf breakthrough: leaf stymies

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 09:07
The golf world abandoned stymies in 1963, but the Sunday Morning Group keeps them alive, sort of, by using them in playoffs, which we conduct on our practice green. On New Year's Day in 2013,...

Book Review: Great Golf Collections

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 08:02
Each week GolfDigest.com will highlight a golf book that it finds of interest to readers. This week is: Great Golf Collections of the World By Dick McDonough and Peter Georgiady Saron Press, $49.95, hardback, 220...

Rickie Fowler disagrees with old guard that Ryder Cup Task Force is unnecessary

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:47
SHANGHAI, China -- Rickie Fowler doesn't know when the PGA of America's newly formed Ryder Cup task force is going to convene for the first time, but unlike some of the older guard who...

Nike Golf names Jordan Brand exec new president

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 15:42
Nike announced today that Daric Ashford will become President of Nike Golf.Ashford is currently vice president, general manager of Jordan Brand for North America and is a 21-year Nike veteran. Daric has held senior management...

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

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 12:14
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. Cleveland Cavaliers: Remember when many cautioned this...

This story of two college students helping a war vet play golf will make you feel better about the world

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 10:37
Move over TaylorMade and Callaway, two college students have created the most innovative and inspiring golf club of the year. Nicholas Arbour and Adam Peters, who attend SUNY Polytechnic Institute, built a golf club that...

Watch these two alligators get into an epic fight on a golf course

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 05:41
We're not sure why these two alligators decided to get into this nasty fist fight. One alligator is noticeably smaller than the other, so it could have something to do with the whole alligators-eat-their-young thing,...

Patrick Reed faces the media after on-course outburst: "I made a stupid error"

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 05:12
SHANGHAI, China -- Patrick Reed assumed a posture of necessary contrition Friday afternoon at the World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions one day after being caught on camera emitting a self-critical stream of offensive language that included...

Fitness Friday: How to pure your irons

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 05:00
Even at golf's highest level, rarely is a player a great driver and a great iron player. It's either one or the other, because the body is required to do something different to flush a...

Augusta National's beefed up security recalls the tale of the club's most famous break-in

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 14:30
Getting into the field at Augusta National for the Masters has always been difficult. Getting onto the famed course's grounds just got tougher. The Augusta Chronicle reports the club has increased security at its...

A guy who chips with one hand just made it to the European Tour

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 13:02
If you suffer from that dreaded sickness known as the yips, here's some inspiration: 30-year-old former-yipper Jason Palmer has just earned his European Tour card.Palmer suffered from such a severe case of the chipping yips that...

#HelpMeGolfDigest: Erika Larkin tackles your swing length and club face issues

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 10:46
Gridlock could define the Washington, D.C., political landscape these days (and the traffic situation as well), but Erika Larkin's students aren't feeling it in their games. She's one of Golf Digest's Best Young Teachers for 2014-15,...

Pro golfers are just like us (sometimes)! Jason Dufner's dumb penalty in Shanghai

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 08:56
Jason Dufner shot an even-par 72 in the opening round of the HSBC Champions in Shanghai, but it was really a shot better. On the 18th hole, Dufner mistakenly picked up his ball in the...

Patrick Reed muttered something offensive to himself. Does that merit punishment?

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 07:56
Ted Bishop tweeted something questionable and was ousted as PGA president shortly thereafter. Whether you agree with it or not, you probably grasp the concept that a public figure's public musings can have real consequences.But...

Throwback Thursday: 40 years ago, Ali took his first swings -- at golf

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 07:38
The status of boxing legend Muhammad Ali's health has been in the news lately, but 40 years ago there were no such worries. The heavyweight champion was in prime fighting shape at age 32 when...

International shorts rule now in effect

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 10:30
The Sunday Morning Group gives an extra handicap stroke to anyone who wears shorts after November 1 (and two strokes after December 1). It was so cold and windy on Sunday that Gary, our terrific...

Make The Turn Weekly Challenge #35: Super Wedge Spin-Off

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 09:55
Nothing in golf is more fun than making your ball spin. Sometimes it's an appropriate play, whereas in many occasions it's not. Either way, it's always cool to see a ball dance on the greens....

A gym fix for those fat and thin shots

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 06:00
One of golf's most common swing flaws is failing to maintain the posture created at address. Many amateurs rise out of their stance as they swing the club down from the top, and this causes...

Ted Bishop writes that his love for PGA of America has waned in wake of ouster

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 16:57
Former PGA of America president Ted Bishop has re-emerged from his brief exile with a blog post he entitled “The First Day of the Rest of My Life,” in which he said he no longer...