….. by guest contributor, Eddie Shackleford.
Golfing is one of those sports that soothes the soul, allowing for reflection, concentration and accuracy. Those traits are seen time and time again from players around the world.
www.golfbytourmiss.com reports on many tournaments, courses, players and the like, but at the root of every course is something no golfer could live without: grass.
The landscape of a golf course paves the way for the beauty of each stroke, putt and drive, but as most golf ...
With snow forcing an abandonment to play on the opening day of the WGC – Accenture Match-Play Championship Tour Miss offers an alternate activity - Lumosity.
No, it’s not a new card game.
Rather on a day when play was made impossible in the $US 8.75m event Lumosity becomes the players indoor practice range.
Lumosity is a scientific discover where the brain can recognize itself when confronted with new challenges – adapting to a changing environment.
Based on this research, Lumosity’s ...
Rules of Golf Quiz……
If you think you know the Rules of Golf then try this quiz. Grab a pen and a piece of paper and jot down your answers as you go.
1. A player, resuming play from where it was discontinued discovered that the lie where his ball was to be placed had been significantly altered by natural causes. What is the ruling?
a) The player must accept the condition of the lie where his ball shall be placed.
b) The player is entitled to recreate the lie he had prior to the discontinuance.
Just days after Nike Golf unveiled it’s new VR_S Covert driver and six of the company’s European Tour staff players took the club into competition at this week’s Barclays Singapore Open.
It is the driver World No. 1 Rory McIlroy is expected to pack into his bag for his first event of the 2013 season – January 17th commencing Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
Nike claims the VR_S Covert driver is the first in history to bring high-speed cavity back technology to a driver that conforms ...
Special report by Ryan Galicia.
Keeping a Clear Shot: What You Need to Know About Sunglasses for Golf
Fashion has seemingly invaded the world of sports. Athletes wear their respective gear in order to help them perform better, but fans wear their gear not only for reasons related to performance but also in making a fashion statement. And when it comes to the sport of golf, some fans of the game think that golfers wear accessories, particularly their shades or sunglasses for aesthetic purposes only.
One of the challenges coming into the Open Championship is putting the greens. After playing in the States on lightning fast greens at Muirfield Villlage, the Olympic Club, and Congressional, the slower speeds here will mean taking bigger strokes than players are used to. But that can be a problem in the strong winds they are likely to see. The wind can blow the putter off line during a big, smooth pendulum stroke. The Point Putting method can help solve the problem.
By extending ...