February 2020 – Those Weekend Golf Guys
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US Open Qualifying Sites

2020 U.S. Open Championship Local Qualifying Sites (108) Monday, April 27 (3) The Patterson Club, Fairfield, Conn. Waterlefe Golf & River Club, Bradenton, Fla. NMSU G.C., Las Cruces, N.M. Wednesday, April 29 (3) The Preserve G.C., Carmel, Calif. Race Brook C.C., Orange, Conn. River Landing G.C. (River Course), Wallace, N.C. Thursday, April 30 (10) Industry […]

Open Qualifying Time

Local Golfers Have Two Close Course Options Local Kentuckiana golfers have 2 courses close that are hosting US Open qualifying this year. Kearney Hills in Lexington is the only Kentucky course option while Maketewah C.C. in Cincinnati is one of the choices in Ohio . Last year, 17 players advanced through local and final qualifying […]

LPGA News

Volvik Sponsors Founders Cup Volvik (volvik.com), known the world over for the outstanding performance characteristics and vibrant color options of its golf balls, announces its title sponsorship of the 2020 Volvik Founders Cup, to be played March 19-22 at Wildfire Golf Club at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, in Phoenix. “We are […]

A Smart Cover

Since modern golf balls were created in the early 20th century, golf ball engineers have been trying to combat the inverse relationship between driver distance and greenside spin.  Even with the advancement of urethane covered balls in the early 2000’s, a step change pioneered by Bridgestone engineers with Tiger Woods, the fact remained that when […]