US Open 2018: What makes Shinnecock's Redan green so unique

US Open 2018: What makes Shinnecock's Redan green so unique

Take a typical coffee table, one that’s about four feet wide and 16 inches tall, and saw an inch off the front left leg. Then saw two inches off the back left leg. The resulting table is pretty much what the surface of the Redan green at Shinnecock Hills—its par-3 seventh green—looks like from the […]

Anchor Bay, L'Anse Creuse qualify for state golf amid controversy

Anchor Bay, L'Anse Creuse qualify for state golf amid controversy

By Tom Lang, Special to the Detroit Free Press Published 5:42 p.m. ET June 7, 2018 Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto(Photo: Deklofenak, Getty Images/iStockphoto) The Michigan boys state golf tournament will be held Friday and Saturday: Division 1 at The Meadows, Grand Valley State University; Division 2 at Bedford Valley, Battle Creek; Division 3 at Forest Akers West, MSU; and […]

'Golf entertainment facility' coming to Sanford Sports Complex in Sioux Falls

'Golf entertainment facility' coming to Sanford Sports Complex in Sioux Falls

A rendering of Great Shots golf entertainment facility coming to northwestern Sioux Falls(Photo: Contributed) Golfers will have a new place to swing clubs come late 2019, and it’s all indoors. There’s no need to sweat through a winding nine-hole or 18-hole course to get a golf fix at Great Shots, the newest addition to the […]

Calgary's longest disc golf course set to open Saturday

Calgary's longest disc golf course set to open Saturday

Treasure Richardson is looking forward to the officially opening of the David Richardson Memorial Disc Golf Park in honour of her late husband this weekend. The new 11-hectare park, located in Royal Oak in the city’s northwest, is an 18-hole, par – 66 course. Al Charest/Postmedia The city’s newest park is set to open this […]

Plan to improve finances of municipal golf courses moves forward

Plan to improve finances of municipal golf courses moves forward

The Shaganappi Golf Course in Calgary might be on par but the Canadian Taxpayers Federation wants the city to sell off its municipal golf courses after a Freedom of Information request by the group showed the six courses lost a combined $2 million between 2015 and 2017 on Monday May 14, 2018. Darren Makowichuk/Postmedia A […]

A day with the refreshingly fun, and rejuvenated, World Long Drive

A day with the refreshingly fun, and rejuvenated, World Long Drive

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Ryan Steenberg and Mark Costello are standing below steps, ones that will lead them to a 12-foot platform where they will attempt to hit the bejeezus out of a golf ball. A feat taxing in itself, much more so in these conditions, with a 30-mph crosswind sweeping off the Atlantic Ocean. That […]

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