572 rounds of golf in five months hitting over 47000 golf balls at the age of 64 world record
572 rounds of golf in five months hitting over 47000 golf balls at the age of 64-World Record
U.S.'s most prolific golfer John Furin A Hibbing (USA) man has established himself in the record books as the most prolific golfer in the United States. John Furin set the record for the most rounds of golf in a year, playing 572 times.
What’s especially amazing about his record is that he achieved it in just five months, as the golf season ...more info >>
Aussie rule on golf tour, Golfers from Down Under creating a buzz with five PGA wins already this year
Aussie rules on the tour: Golfers from Down Under creating a buzz with five PGA wins already this year
Aaron Baddeley thinks it's the sports training institutes. Adam Scott thinks it's the junior programs. Stuart Appleby thinks it's a little of both. Whatever theory you ascribe to, what can not be disputed is that there's never been a better time to be an Australian on the PGA Tour. Of the 18 official events this year, Aussies have won five...more info >>
Tiger Woods dad, Earl, dies after battle with cancer
Tiger Woods' dad, Earl, dies after battle with cancer at age 74
Earl Woods, who was more determined to raise a good son than a great golfer and became the architect and driving force behind Tiger Woods' phenomenal career, died Wednesday morning at his home in Cypress, Calif. He was 74. "My dad was my best friend and greatest role model, and I will miss him deeply," Tiger Woods said on his Web site. "I'm overwhelmed when I think of all ...more info >>
Improve your golf game with a few basic exercises
Improve your golf game by simply following a few basic exercises before you tee off.
Before each golf game take a little time to stretch and warm your body up. Allowing your body to limber up, you will notice that the strain of the first tee off is greatly reduced and your game will improve. Make sure you have at least 1-2 liters of water while you’re on the course to prevent dehydration.
James and his friend Tom were playing a round of golf with their wives early on a Sunday. It was a four ball, better ball format with a little bit of cash on the line.
James stood on the 10th tee having hooked his previous three tee shots, and to no one's surprise he hooked his drive again. When he found his ball, it was right up against one of the greens keeper’s buildings. His wife advised him to hit the shot through a ...more info >>
What's so good about Golf?
There is no doubt that their are many types of exercise and sports one may enjoy today. However how many of these sports or activities are you able to continue for most of your life? The wonderful game of Golf is one of a few sports that not only can keep you in shape, as well as keep your social life alive. Players come from all types of back grounds and life styles. Start at the first hole, finish at the 18th and before you realize the game is over, you have just had a great work out.
Female golfers to play St. Andrews for first time at Women's British Open.
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- The Old Course at St.
Andrews has never seen anything like it: Paula Creamer doing a
cartwheel in front of the famous Swilcan Bridge at the 18th hole.
The fabled course is offering plenty
of surprises to the players preparing for the Women's British Open, the
first women's professional tournament to be held at the home of golf.
"When you're watching it on TV,
everything seems like it's straight in front of you," said 17-year-old
Michelle Wie, ...more info >>
Paula Creamer prowling for an Open victory
The subjects guaranteed to get most newspaper ink in women's
golf are pornography, marriage and divorce, and homosexuality - Ray
Volpe, Ladies' Professional Golf Association commissioner
speaking in 1982.
Then along came Laura Davies with her prodigious power off the
tee, followed by Annika Sorenstam with her searing long irons and
sublime touch around the greens, Karrie Webb from Australia, Lorena
Ochoa from Mexico, Se Ri Pak from Korea, the rise and fall ...more info >>
Golf Facts And Trivia -Hole in one on a par 5 is called a “Condor”?
Are you looking for ways to impress your friends?
Whether you’re out on the links or just hanging at the local bar, golf
facts can always come in handy. Show clients you know your stuff while
entertaining them on the course, or intimidate your golfing rival with
little known facts about the game.
The following golf facts will put
you in the know.
Our first golf facts are related to the
invention of the game. Did you know that golf was first invented on the
coast of ...more info >>
Famous Professional Golfers - Tiger Woods, Michelle Wie, Phil Mickelson & Jack Nicklaus
If you’d like to become more knowledgeable about
famous golfers, but just don’t have the time or desire to sit and read
a book or even full page article on each one, this is the place for
you. This article will offer you a condensed version of each of the
most famous golfers. Best of all, it’s only 5 paragraphs! And you’re
done with the first one already!