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Winning the US Open Golf Championship

Winners of the U.S. Open receive the U.S. Open Golf Trophy, a monetary prize, and several opportunities for advancement and security within a golf career, such as: automatic invitations to participate in the other three majors for the next five years: Masters Tournament, British Open, and PGA Championship. Automatic invitation to participate in the Players Championship for the next five years…

History of the US Open

The U.S. Open is the second of golf’s four major annual championships, on both the PGA and European Tours, presented by the United States Golf Association each year in mid-June, which positions its final round to take place on the third Sunday of the month (Father’s Day) as long as there are no weather delays.

Winning the PGA Championship

The PGA Championship Golf Tournament had begun in 1916 as an elimination match play event, meaning the winner was determined by the number of holes he won out of 36 holes – the first and second rounds were 18 holes each, all played in a single day, and the remaining matches were 36 holes. This format made it possible for an exceptional golfer to score an excellent average, and yet nevertheless lose a match on the first day of the tournament. In contrast, however, one awful hole would not completely destroy a golfer’s chance at victory since each hole offers…

History of the PGA Championship

Over 100,000 spectators attend the PGA Championship, affectionately called “Glory’s Last Shot,” as the final tournament of its PGA Tour, and the final major championship of the four during the professional golf season. Although the PGA Tour, an elite organization of golf tournament professionals, has been a separate organization from the PGA of America, an organization of club and teaching professionals, since 1968, the PGA of America still runs the PGA Championship and presents it each year. The tournament was originally established with the intention of providing professional golfers with a high profile tournament – partly to put to rest…

My Lake Geneva Golf Trip Reviewed

Now that summer is here, I decided to go and do something that I have been wanting to do for some time now. That is take a small Lake Geneva Golf trip. For years, I have been hearing about golfing in that area, and I decided it was time to jump in my car and head north from Chicago so I could see what all of the fuss is about.

Golf Tips on Driving

Fix a Golf Slice: First of series of Golf Tips on Driving, explaining the reasons for a golf slice and how to cure it. A slice is caused by the club face being open at strike, and the secret is to close the clubface before hitting the ball.

The Rise in Status of Hybrid Golf Clubs – Golf Equipment at Its Best

Anyone fairly new to the game of golf is going to be knowledgeable about hybrid golf clubs. They now form part of everyday golf and the majority of golf bags will feature one or more of them. But it was not always the case.

Golf Instructions for Beginners – What to Learn First

Are you a newbie in golf world looking for guides? A good set of golf instructions for beginners must contain the like of getting to know the course, preparing the student for the game, giving a list of general rules and procedures of the game and giving instructions on what particular implement to use when performing a certain shot.

Golf Driving Tips – Get More Out of Your Drives

How would you like to get more distance out of your drives? Even if you are one of those guys that can launch a drive 300, you are still looking for that little extra off the tee.

Important Golf Tips for Left Handed Golfers

There is a wide possibility that left-handed golfers may attempt to play a right hander’s game when using the latter’s golf clubs and this will prove devastating. It is highly suggested that they buy a set of clubs that are made for lefties before ending up in the worst of game situations.

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