Category: Golf

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A History of the Open Championship

Almost 30 years before the first golf ball was ever struck in the United States, Englishmen were playing the Open Championship in 1860. It would have begun even earlier except for the presence of...

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The Most Exquisite Act in Golf

The most exquisitely satisfying act in the world of golf is that of throwing a club. The full backswing, the delayed wrist action, the flowing follow-through, followed by that unique whirring sound, reminiscent only...

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Guarded Optimism Emerges from PGA Show

For those in the golf industry, there was much to be optimistic about at this year’s PGA Merchandise Show. More than 1,000 companies and brands were on hand, many of them introducing new equipment,...

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Not All Fun and Games at PGA Show

The PGA Merchandise Show sounds to the golf-crazed public like a lot of fun, a week-long circus with the central theme of golf, golf, golf. It is fun, no question, for anyone associated with...

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PGA Merchandise Show Opens With a Bang

From Annika Sorenstam’s ceremonial opening drive, to a panel discussion that included entrepreneur and golf-course developer Donald Trump, to the huge displays erected by the game’s major manufacturers, the 61st PGA Merchandise Show got...

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Golfballs.com Staff off to the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show

Members of the Golfballs.com staff will be in the tourist mecca of Central Florida next week, but it won’t be for a vacation. Eight staffers will be attending the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show Wednesday-Friday,...