May 22, 2015

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The Morning Hit–5/6/15

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Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we’re here to tell you enough about what’s going on so that you won’t sound like a complete idiot when your friend asks you about it at happy hour later. It’s also a place to take a break from that awful presentation your boss is making you do Read More…

5 Things You Need To Do When You Play At A Private Club

Playing at a private club can be pretty intimidating.  Not only is the course likely much more difficult, but things tend to work much different there than your local muni track.  I’ve had the luxury of playing at a handful of private clubs, and I’m going to give you some advice so you don’t make Read More…

When Should You “Give” Somebody A Putt?

While I was on vacation last week, myself and my future father-in-law got paired up with a couple of other guys. One man looked to be in his 60′s, while the other one was in his early to mid 30′s. We introduced ourselves and teed off shortly thereafter. Turns out it was a father and Read More…

The Five Guys You Don’t Want To Run Into On The Golf Course

Golf is a wonderful game.  It is a game that can make you feel euphoric, or really make you question why you put yourself through so much torture. There are many types of golfers.  The majority of them are great to play around.  They have courtesy for their fellow golfers, follow the rules, respect the Read More…

Why I Hate Going To The Driving Range

I hate going to the driving range.  I LOATHE it.  To me, there is absolutely nothing enjoyable about going to the range and hitting a bucket of balls.  You might ask, “well how are you going to get better if you never practice?”. SHUT. UP. You think I don’t know that I could, you know, Read More…

Are We Playing From The Right Tees?

BREAKING NEWS:  we aren’t as good as we think we are. We don’t hit the ball as far as we think we do, and we most certainly overestimate the amount of greens we reach in regulation. Those aren’t my words, but the words of Barney Adams, the inventor of the Tight Lies fairway woods. He Read More…

Why The U.S. Open Is Golf’s Best Tournament

That statement could cause a bit of a debate. Many people would argue that The Masters is easily golf’s best contest. The allure and mystery of Augusta National is absolutely captivating, and few have had the privilege of playing the course. Others might say that The British Open is the most appealing. The idea that Read More…

These Are The Players You Need To Win A Scramble

Playing in a scramble can be one of the most enjoyable events you can participate in at a golf course.  It’s not every day that you get to write eight consecutive birdies on a scorecard.  Sure, it’s a team score, but it’s still cool.  You get to play from spots on the course that you Read More…

Tiger Getting Mad On The Golf Course? Not A Big Deal.

It’s no secret that Tiger Woods can sometimes be profane on the golf course when he feesl he messes up, and he gets a lot of guff for it.  I know he’s supposed to be a role model, and this is setting a bad example for the kids who look up to him, blah blah Read More…

Affordable Golf and Exciting Attractions

Two Ohio Cities Offer Vacation Fun for Everyone Looking for a getaway where you can play golf and entertain the kids?  Both Medina and Elyria, Ohio offer exceptional, reasonably priced golf courses which don’t break the budget. Best of all – they are both conveniently located within a short drive from three well-known and popular Read More…