Recently, my wife went to a business trip in Colorado and I went along as a dutiful husband. The destination: Colorado Springs and the Broadmoor Golf Club. I did not take my clubs because I was leaving a day before her but the schedule opened and I found myself with a day to have fun. I called the pro shop and got a tee time on the West course and was grateful for the opportunity.
1757 Golf Club is located conveniently to Dulles International Airport. I bring this up as a plus for any aircraft spotting fans. The back of the course is on the approach end of the airport.
There are some golf courses that show you how golf should be played. Kiawah’s Turtle Point is one of those courses. Beautiful from top to bottom. What a day!
The concept of the error chain can be defined as a series of decisions that made one after another that lead to a terrible situation. This could all be eliminated by recognizing the start point and make a safe and prudent decision. This is easy to do on the ground but through training and constant vigilance the error chain can be eliminated.
There is something about par 3 holes that frustrate me. The hole is only 150 yards away yet my scorecard suffers whenever I get to these seemingly easy holes.
Rose Hill Golf Club is another course in the Bluffton SC corridor that offers a fun round of golf with the fastest golf cart I have ever driven.
What are golf KPIs and how can they show if I am getting any better in 2019 compared to 2018? I combed through data and checked my progress between several peak performance indicators.
I am playing okay but not where I want to be. I want to break 90 all the time and lower handicap to 15 form 17. Where am I now and how to get there?
Is it better to play for score or play for the most consistent swing quality? That depends on the goal os the round or long term golfing goals. We take a look at both and see which is the best.
I have yet to play the famous international golf courses that are treated with the reverence of holy pilgrimages. Yet, the courses I play on a regular basis contain some holes that pop in my mind when I think of a course. There is something special about these golf holes that earned them rent free space in between my ears.
Some names just ring true with quality. Hilton Head is that for golf and Hilton Head National lives up to the name.
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GolfLogix is an app for yoru smartphone designed to help with yardage and hole layout. Scoring can be tracked along with premium packages for club tracking.
Crosswinds Golf Club is a fun course sitting in between I-95 and Savannah International Airport. the course offers challenges and gator sightings.
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We have all been there sitting in your car after a tough round of golf wondering what the hell just happened? Each hole is reviewed and each stroke over handicapped … Continue Reading Did the Golf Course Win or Did You Lose?