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It’s Fun Fact Friday!

Who Knew?? The first ever golf balls were made of thin leather, stuffed with goose feathers. ‘Feather balls’ were used up until 1848, when they were replaced with the ‘Guttie’ ball, named for the rubber-like sap of the Gutta tree, found in the tropics. What is your favorite golf ball to play with? Come on […]

Congrats to Matt Kucher on his big win in Hawaii

Matt Kuchar earns Sony Open win for second PGA Tour title in 3 months Here’s a recap of the final round of the Sony Open in Hawaii at Waialae Country Club. WINNER: Winning can be so fickle on the PGA Tour. Matt Kuchar can certainly attest. The 40-year-old used a stellar back-nine 5-under 30 on Sunday […]

Try this week’s golf tip!

MAKE THE ONES YOU HATE TO MISS A six-footer is by no means a gimme, but it’s still short enough that it stings when it doesn’t go in. To make more of these, start by locking in your speed. It’s the most important part of every putt. And when you assess speed, don’t just factor […]

It’s Fun Fact Friday!

Who Knew?? The chances of making two holes-in-one in a round of golf are one in 67 million. How many hole-in-one’s have you had???  Tell us when & where! Why not try for yourself?  Book a tee time today!

Get The Correct Golf Grip

Get The Correct Golf Grip It’s Key To Proper Takeaway and Swing Plane Few aspects of the golf swing hold more fascination for struggling club golfers than how to achieve the correct golf grip. Swing plane, pronation, supination, re-routing, downswing transition, leg drive, and hip resistance on the backswing are some of the more elaborate […]

It’s Fun Fact Friday!

Who knew?? Augusta National Golf Club, which is one of the most famous courses in the world, closed for three years at the height of World War II. Golf was replaced by cattle and turkey on its grounds to help support the war effort. The grass was literally greener! Time to tee it up!

How To Spin The Golf Ball

How To Spin The Golf Ball You have no doubt seen TOUR pros on television, or any good golfer for that matter, hit shots into the green that end up spinning back like a rocket, particularly in wet conditions.  You might note how that never really happens when you’re out on the course, and you […]

29 TIPS FOR EVERY GOLFER

1) Don’t chase a score on the course, you have to stay patient and let it come to you. 2) Change your practice routine, and start focusing on your weaknesses. If you keep doing the same things over and over again, why would your scores improve? 3) Don’t pass the buck. It wasn’t the club’s fault, or the […]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

May you share joyful memories, laughter and good cheer this Christmas. From our family to yours, we wish you peace, joy and all the best this wonderful holiday has to offer.   Merry Christmas from all of us at Down River Golf Course