Winter Golfing Tips

Winter Golfing Tips

Improving Your Golf Game In The Cold Winter Months With the winter season in full swing, the days are shorter, the nights are colder and, depending on where you live, the weather is generally unfavorable. However, colder weather is no reason to hold back on playing golf or working on improving your game. With many courses staying open during the “off-season” and many alternative methods of practicing, we compiled our top 5 ways in which you can continue working on improving your handicap — even in winter. 1. Just Keep Playing! It might be the offseason, but many clubs stay open during the winter. And, with the weather permitting, it can often not only be playable but also very enjoyable. The courses will be far less crowded and with the right gear, you can stay toasty warm. Invest in some warmer clothing, get yourself some all weather gloves, ditch the cart and walk to keep your blood flowing and your limbs limber. It might be cold or sometimes even a tiny bit unpleasant, but come spring time you’ll be benefiting from all the extra practice. However, it is important to keep in mind that you need to be realistic about your game in winter weather. It is highly unlikely that you will be able to just head out and shoot under your handicap. The focus here should be on improving your game and enjoying yourself. Not shooting the best score of your life. After all, golfing is first and foremost about having fun. 2. Head Somewhere Warmer. Consider heading towards warmer climates or even some where tropical, like Hawaii,...
Remaining PGA Tour Schedule

Remaining PGA Tour Schedule

DATE| TOURNAMENT| DEFENDING CHAMP Aug 6-9th | Barracuda Championship (Montreux G&CC, Reno, NV • Purse: $3,100,000) | Geoff Ogilvy $540,000 Aug 6-9th | World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational (Firestone CC (South), Akron, OH • Purse: $9,250,000) | Rory McIlroy $1,530,000 Aug 13-16th | PGA Championship (Whistling Straits, Sheboygan, WI • Purse: $10,000,000) | Rory McIlroy $1,800,000 Aug 20-23rd | Wyndham Championship (Sedgefield CC, Greensboro, NC • Purse: $5,400,000) | Camilo Villegas $954,000 Aug 27-30th | The Barclays (TPC Boston, Norton, MA • Purse: $8,250,000) | Chris Kirk $1,440,000 Sep 17-20th | BMW Championship (Conway Farms GC, Lake Forest, IL • Purse: $8,250,000) | Billy Horschel $1,440,000 Sep 24-27th | TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola (East Lake GC, Atlanta, GA • Purse: $8,250,000) | Billy Horschel $1,440,000 Oct 8-11th | The Presidents Cup (Jack Nicklaus GC Korea, Songdo IBD, Incheon City, KOR) United...