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Recent Rules Changes


For practically its entire life, the game of golf has been infamous for its non-player-friendly rules. It seemed like the level tolerance was unreasonably low, like you could almost be punished for .... Read More

Hitting Through the Ball


There are many different issues standing in the way of a golfer and his perfect swing. So many different factors--a subtle turn of the hands, a wayward knee and slightly too much flex to name a .... Read More

Picking the Right Tees


Sometimes one of the biggest challenges facing a golfer is the selection of the proper tee markers from which he will play. Most North Myrtle Beach golf courses have at least three sets of tee .... Read More

The Major Golf Championships


The major golf championships for men are, in order, the Masters, the U.S. Open, the Open Championship and the PGA Championship. The Masters is the first men’s major of the year and is played .... Read More

The History of Golf


The game of golf has a long, rich history; it is, in truth, one of the oldest games around in the present day. As early as the year 1297, a golf-like game was played by the Dutch with a stick and a .... Read More

Tournament Play


The most advertised and familiar form of the game of golf to the general populace is tournament golf. This is the form of golf that is played on tours such as the PGA Tour, European Tour and the .... Read More

The History of the Golf Club


People have enjoyed smacking small objects with sticks since the beginning of time; in fact, it was so much enjoyed that it was turned into a sport that we now know as golf in 15th Century .... Read More

Reading the Green


It can be nice for a golfer to strike the golf ball right down the middle of the fairway on your drive or for the ball to come off perfectly on a well struck iron shot. However, the game of golf is .... Read More

Basic Forms of Golf


Although many people outside the game of golf may think otherwise, there are different ways to play the game of golf besides those often televised. These different forms of golf are used in both .... Read More

Rules Decisions


There are many situations in golf that most golfers wouldn’t even consider as a possibility; there are even those that the USGA Rules Committee didn’t even consider. For these situations, .... Read More

The Golf Bag Is One of the most important aspects


One of the most important aspects of a good, fun and healthy game of golf is the golf bag. Most golf bags are the same when it comes to the basic characteristics of the bag; however, bags may differ .... Read More

Hitting Down on the Ball


Golfers who take lessons from anyone who may have some level of expertise in the area, whether it be the local club pro, your golf team’s coach or even your father, have in all likelihood heard .... Read More

Weather and Ball Flight


A golfer can know everything there is to know about their ball flight: how far each shot of theirs with every club travels, how to manipulate the ball in the air, the physics of the flight of the .... Read More

ACK! The Shanks


Out of all potential swing errors for golfers on North Myrtle Beach golf courses, by far the most frustrating and unexpected of all is the shank. The shank often occurs when the golfer least expects .... Read More

Three of the World's Best Players - The Legacy They Leave


Each sport has their heroes, the men and women who have made us proud and left us cheering. For golf, the heroes and champions are numerous, but three stand out from the crowd and truly deserve to be .... Read More

Play with Honesty on North Myrtle Beach Golf Courses


One of the most important and characteristic aspects of the game of golf is the integrity displayed while playing it, on a North Myrtle Beach golf course or anywhere in the country. However, many .... Read More

November is a GREAT month for golf in Myrtle Beach


November – a Great month for golf in Myrtle Beach, SC November is a beautiful time of month to visit the Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach areas and venture onto a couple of the championship .... Read More

Myrtle Beach golf package season just around the bend


As the children begin to go back to school and the summer vacationers start to disperse from the greater Myrtle Beach Area, the area accommodations begin to become very affordable.  It is no .... Read More

Who cares about club fitting?


Although the many aspects of a player’s golf swing have a large influence on the flight path of the ball and the quality of the shot, a golfer will never be able to hit the ball consistently .... Read More

Kids and Teens and Golf, in North Myrtle Beach and Beyond


Tiger Woods joined the PGA Tour when he was barely out of his teens. Italy’s Matteo Manassero had two professional golf wins before he turned 18. Japan’s Ryo Ishikawa became the youngest .... Read More