HOW WILL YOU LOWER YOUR SCORES IN 2024?

January 9, 2024

Have you set your Golf Goals for 2024? What would you like to improve? Would you like to hit your drive longer? Would you like to improve the consistency of your ball striking? Would you like to hit more greens in regulation? Would you like to improve your bunker skills? Or would you like to…

Rules of Golf Quiz #5

December 26, 2023

Answer to Rules Quiz #4 In the singles match between Sam and Bill Sam concedes a short putt of Bill’s to concede the hole butBill tells Sam “That’s ok, I’ll putt it”. When Bill’s putt misses, Sam claims to have won the hole.Under the Rule of Golf, (under the Math-Play format) a player can concede…

High Stakes at Carolina Colours

December 6, 2023

Over the last 2 months, we have been replacing the red, white, and yellow stakes throughout the golf course. Not only are they higher quality stakes, but they are also much easier to see. Obviously, it makes the golf course a little more visually appealing, but it can also be useful to be able to…

Rules of Golf Quiz #4

November 15, 2023

Answer to Rules Quiz #3 As you recall, Curly surveyed the area where his original ball went into and wanted to abandonthe search for it and play his provisional ball which was out in the fairway where he would belaying 3 hitting 4. Contrary to his wishes, his playing partners Moe and Larry, found his…

Improving Your Golf Longevity

November 10, 2023

Today I went out to the range to hit some balls for the first time in 7 days. Last Sunday was theRyder Cup (27 holes), and the very next day I played 36 holes to fulfil my playing testrequirement for the PGA. After practicing pretty heavily for the last month, I decided to let myclubs…

Terri’s Teachings

October 24, 2023

MORE ABOUT PUTTING, MAKING PUTTS AND STARTING PUTT ON PROPER LINE I think most players make putting harder than it actually should be.   I recently was having a conversation with a relatively good player.  This person was telling me how hard it was to see which way the putt would go, and if they knew…

Rules of Golf Quiz #3

October 16, 2023

Answer to Rules Quiz #2 In this case, Curly cannot use his provisional ball to complete the hole.  The provisional ball rule is provided as a time saver when a player thinks his ball might be lost outside a penalty area or out of bounds.  In either instance the player must go back to where…

Home Course Advantage in the Ryder Cup

October 14, 2023

The 2023 Ryder Cup came to an unfortunate end for us Americans early this month, with Europe taking a commanding victory. To me, one of the coolest parts of the Ryder Cup is the fact that it is incredibly hard to win if you are not on your home turf. Just 2 years ago in…

Rules of Golf Quiz #2

September 21, 2023

If your keeping score for Fred, what number would you write down for hole #7? We know that aplayer has 3 minutes to search for a lost ball after which the ball is declared to be lost. Fredcomplied and went back to the tee to put another ball in play. The tricky part is that…

Terri’s Tips

September 12, 2023

MAKE THE GAME EASY FOR YOU! We all struggle with this game of golf. Some maybe getting a little older and not hitting it as far as they used to. Some may have a hard time hitting the longer irons or that dreaded 3 wood off the fairway. Although what I find with most of…