My Year in Golf: 2019

Early in 2016, I declared it would be The Year of Golf, much to the chagrin of my endlessly patient wife. What that meant was I would commit totally to improving my game by any and all means necessary; I would get regular lessons, training aids, new equipment, better looking shirts, and whatever else I could justify in my quest …

Ode to the Kirkland Signature golf ball

Tl;drThe reason Costco's Kirkland Signature golf ball was one of the biggest stories of the year is because it's a great golf ball and an incredible value.  The first time I heard about the Costco store branded golf ball was on a golf forum, GolfWRX. At $29.99 (plus tax & shipping) for two dozen, the Kirkland Signature Four-Piece Urethane Cover ...

Why did some top golfers skip the Rio Olympics?

There are quite a few reasons why some top pros decided to skip Olympic golf and they’re all valid (in my opinion), regardless of what the sport’s governing bodies, corporate sponsors, and sports columnists say. Tl;drThe top golfers who chose to skip the 2016 Olympics in Rio were right to do so. With serious risk factors like the Zika virus ...