Though new course construction in Colorado remains at a standstill, significant improvements were recently completed on three layouts—and a fourth course begins comprehensive renovations later...
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Woven into a high desert tapestry, Towa Golf Club is a stunner. At the heart of the Pueblo of Pojoaque, the layout provides golfers with panoramic vistas of the Sangre de Cristo and Jemez mountains. A combination of three nines—one designed by Arizona’s William Phillips and two... Comments:
Posted 07/22/14 @ 08:01 AM
If you're planning to play City Park Golf Course this summer and into fall (720-865-4653), make a point to visit the Denver Botanic Gardens before or after your round. Through November 30th the Botanic Gardens is hosting Chihuly , an exhibition of glass scultptures ranging from unique... Comments:
Posted 07/20/14 @ 09:22 AM
I sat down with Jim Engh—the award-winning designer behind Sanctuary, The Club at Pradera, Fossil Trace, Harmony Club, and Lakota Canyon Ranch in Colorado, as well as other courses including The Club at Black Rock (Idaho) and Awarii Dunes (Nebraska)—to see what makes him tick.... Comments:
Posted 07/18/14 @ 09:40 AM
Rory McIlroy's first major victory with his Nike clubs should be a boon for the company, but the retailer remains more focused on what he's wearing than what he's swinging, writes ESPN.com's Darren Rovell.
Another performance worthy of a major title, another second-place finish
Rory McIlroy plans to lean on Augusta National amateur Jeff Knox in his attempt to compete the career Grand Slam at the Masters next year.
Faced with a decline in the golf equipment industry, Dick's Sporting Goods, the largest retailer in the United States of TaylorMade and Callaway products, fired all the PGA professionals that it employed in the golf sections of its more than 560 stores.
Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf's oldest trophy.
A spokesperson for British betting firm Ladbrokes confirmed on Sunday afternoon that it had held three bets that will allow Rory McIlroy's father Gerry and his friends to make more than $300,000 off his son's victory at Hoylake.
Tiger Woods finished a disappointing week at the Open Championship with his worst 72-hole finish in a major as a pro.
But Woods didn't shy away from a Ryder Cup question, in which he believes Tom Watson should make him a captain's pick.
Golf World, the oldest golf magazine in America, published its final print edition this week before switching entirely to a digital delivery.
Phil Mickelson wasn't heading home on Sunday with the Claret Jug after a year of taking it to numerous places around town, but he did leave Royal Liverpool with a good feeling about his game and is looking forward to next month's PGA Championship.
Seventeen-year-old Lydia Ko broke free from a late tie with So Yeon Ryu, hitting a wedge to 4 feet for birdie on the 72nd hole on Sunday to win the Marathon Classic.
Byron Meth beat Doug Ghim in the first playoff hole after blowing a three-hole lead down the stretch to win the U.S. Amateur Public Links championship on Saturday.
Fumie (Alice) Jo never trailed in her 3-and-2 victory over Eun Jeong Seong to win the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship on Saturday.
Steve Wheatcroft rolled in a 10-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to beat Steven Alker and win the Albertsons Boise Open on Sunday.
P.J. Maguire won the 108th Southern Amateur by shooting a 1-under 71 on a wet and windy Saturday at The Honors Course.
Mark Rypien beat out Jeremy Roenick and Annika Sorenstam to win the weather-delayed American Century Celebrity Golf Championship on Sunday.
The Reno-Tahoe Open has landed a title sponsor and is changing its name to the Barracuda Championship under a new four-year, multi-million-dollar deal with California-based Barracuda Networks Inc.
In a move believed to be a first, R&A officials have required competitors to sign a waiver stating they will not place wagers on the Open Championship, multiple players confirmed to ESPN.com.
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