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...
News from golf communities throughout the Rockies.
Course updates from all across the region, plus a roundup of killer golf apps, a scoring wrinkle to refresh your foursome, and golfer-endorsed wins to sip after the round
With The Masters in play this week I thought Freddie & Me: Life Lessons from Freddie Bennett, Augusta National's Legendary Caddy Master deserved a mention. The book, authored by Tripp Bowden, is a quick and often lighthearted narrative that gives an "insider's" glimpse... Comments:
Posted 04/07/14 @ 11:54 PM
In the words of renowned French artist Edgar Degas (1834 - 1917) "art is not what you see, but what you make others see." Perhaps some of the best examples of his words are reflected in the golf-centric paintings masterfully done by Linda Hartough. Shortly after the ink dried on her... Comments:
Posted 04/04/14 @ 10:51 AM
The phrase "necessity is the mother of invention" came to mind when I learned of Devereux, a golf apparel company founded in SoCal last year. However, credit for launching the line actually goes to the grandmother of invention. "The name Devereux comes from my lovely... Comments:
Posted 04/03/14 @ 12:35 PM
Billy Horschel made the Zurich Classic his first PGA Tour win last year. Who's poised to make that same move this week? ESPN.com's Justin Ray picks three possibilities.
Zurich Classic of New Orleans experts' picks
Tiger Woods is hosting another tournament, this one for recreational golfers on courses that include Merion and Congressional, and a gem north of Boston that a century ago was reputed to be the toughest U.S. Open course.
A beaming Michelle Wie explained her oversized visor as a necessary new addition after recently discovering wrinkles at age 24, then good-naturedly defended her unique, hunched-over putting stroke because Jack Nicklaus uses it.
Peter Dawson is to retire next year as chief executive of The R&A after 16 years with the governing body in charge of the Rules of Golf and organizing the British Open.
University of Florida men's golf coach Buddy Alexander is retiring after 27 seasons.
Matt Kuchar saw his well-struck 5-iron on the 18th hole at the RBC Heritage come up way short of the target and settle in a front bunker.
Miguel Angel Jimenez quickly shifted his focus back to the Ryder Cup after winning his first Champions Tour event.
Michelle Wie rallied from four strokes back entering the day to shoot a 5-under 67 on Saturday and win the LPGA LOTTE Championship.
Lee Westwood ended a two-year winless drought with a seven-shot victory at the Malaysian Open on Sunday.
Japanese 15-year-old Minami Katsu became the youngest winner in the history of the Japan LPGA tour by shooting a 4-under 68 on Sunday to take out the Vantelin Ladies Open.
Fun-loving Miguel Angel Jimenez might turn the Champions Tour into his personal cigar-and-wine club. Ever-serious Bernhard Langer keeps churning out sub-par rounds. Bad back and all, Fred Couples is thriving in the wind and cold rain.
Former FedEx Cup champion Bill Haas withdrew Friday from the RBC Heritage with a wrist injury.
Spain's Pablo Larrazabal was forced to dive into a water hazard to avoid attacking hornets during his second round in the Malaysian Open on Friday.
Gene Fieger won the Senior PGA Professional National Championship on Friday, closing with a 3-under 69 for a six-stroke victory.
The average audience for the weekend coverage of the Masters on CBS was 8.6 million viewers in 6.4 million homes, according to the Nielsen ratings that were finalized Thursday morning.
Jason Day has a cast on his left hand to immobilize his injured thumb and isn't expected to return to competition until The Players Championship in three weeks.
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|Beaver Creek Golf Course|
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