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ESPN.com’s Bob Harig talked to 13-time PGA Tour winner Mark Calcaveccia about his COVID-19 bout and efforts to get back to normal. "It's the worst I ever felt," he said. "Every bone in my body hurt."Calcavecchia can't pinpoint where he picked up the virus. And he said the fact that neither his wife, Brenda, nor any of the people he played with on a
While the rescheduled U.S. Open played out last week in New York, hurricane Sally made landfall and then hit Augusta, Georgia, home to the Masters this November. A whopping 4-7 inches of rain in just under 12 hours and despite rumblings of possible, a club official says the course suffered no damage. The fall overseed of ryegrass remains on schedul
A hornet sting early and a bunch of birdies late carried Hudson Swafford to a 5-under 67 on Friday for a two-shot lead going into the weekend of the Corales Puntacana Resort and Club Championship.Original link
All Square has planned the perfect itinerary for a golf vacation to Paris. You’ll get to play at five of the most private and exclusive golf clubs in France and stay at first-class hotels close to the heart of the city.  More than just a golf trip, you’ll be visiting one of the world’s greatest cities where you can soak up the Parisian atmosphere,
TaylorMade have launched their brand new range of irons, hybrid and driving iron. If you’re thinking of investing in some new clubs, these could be perfect for your game. Let’s take a closer look. P770 Irons TaylorMade‘s brand new P770 irons are forged cavity back models for players who want a blade style head. They have all the technology that mad
Fairways Hit and Proximity to Hole – Key Takeaways Being farther back on a hole decreases your chance of hitting the green in regulation.The greater your approach distance, the greater the resulting proximity to the hole.The shorter the iron, the better the chance of hitting it closer to the pin. Improved Performance Through Data Big data is a powe
In wrapping up Bryson DeChambeau’s revolutionary U.S. Open win, we long time technistas have seen new dimensions added to the distance debate. From how the game is played, to the relentless “athlete” marketing push, the debate includes fresh dimensions courtesy of Bryson’s brusque style. Just look at Cameron Champ. He is probably capable of longer
Tyler McCumber fell into a four-way lead in the Corales Puntacana Resort and Club Championship after he dropped a shot on his 17th hole.Original link
Mark Calcavecchia detailed his "miserable" experience with COVID-19 on Thursday after venturing out for his first round since testing positive three weeks ago.Original link
Leigh Boobyer reported a couple of weeks ago on the non-renewal of the wonderfully bizarre and historic Cleeve Hill Golf Club, a place that has to be seen to be believed (video below). A second story by Boobyer reports the plan is to tear down the clubhouse and return the course “to the natural state of flower-rich limestone grassland". The unique
No fans will be allowed to attend the Scottish Open in October as the U.K. tightens COVID-19 restrictions.Original link
Titleist CNCPT Irons – Key Takeaways Titleist has introduced two new CNCPT iron models (CP-03 and CP-04).Both feature Super Metal L Face inserts and significant amounts of tungsten.The retail price is $500 per iron. Titleist CNCPT Irons The Titleist CNCPT iron series is a unique platform that allows the company to experiment with new materials and
The closure of an American gem ends September 28th when Yale Golf Course reemerges from an extended pandemic closure and ensuing deterioration. Anthony Pioppi first reported the news of our nation’s top college course finally reopening for play long after almost all golf facilities have enjoyed upticks in play during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks t
Martin Dempster quotes Padraig Harrington in advance of this week’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Open and the 2020/21 Ryder Cup Captain shared thoughts on a variety of topics. He’s also monitoring the weather that might have been this week at Whistling Straits (it’s literally as perfect as you could hope), but also chiming in on Bryson DeChambeau’s U.S. O
The move from Japan to Southern California for next month's Zozo Championship at Sherwood won't keep defending champion Tiger Woods away.Original link
Why is a flat wrist so important to your swing? As it turns out, you may already be setting up with a flat leading wrist for your irons, hybrids and woods. Unfortunately your forward teed up ball position for your driver forces you to cup your leading wrist. Pros have no problem changing that cupped leading wrist to a flat or bowed leading wrist bu