How I Let My Love of Golf Get OvershadowedThey say that you should never regret the decisions you make in life. That’s easier said than done, especially when you are a teenager and think you know what it takes to rule the world at 18. I have not regretted the college I choose or that I decided to move back home and raise a family in the town I grew up in. However, there is one choice I made that still pangs me to this day, and that was not pursuing golf in my high school and college years.
Pace of Play in Golf - why it matters!Being a golfer for most of my life, there are aspects of the game that I have come to love and other parts that I do not enjoy as much, like the slow pace of play in golf.
How to Fit Golf Into Your Travel PlansSince many of the trips I take are usually road trips, my husband and I try to find a golf course along our traveling route to stop and play a round of golf at. It not only breaks up our trips, it also gives us a chance to golf at a different course and enjoy the scenic route of our road trip. Here's what I've discovered!
Many women feel intimidated by golfing with men.Keep your mind at ease, and let me tell you what I've learned about Golfing with the Guys! You'll be surprised.
Exercise Techniques to Enhance Your Golf Game & BodyGolf does not require the strength of a football player, the endurance of a basketball player or the agility of a hockey athlete. It's a game that mixes together elements of athleticism, hand/eye coordination, mental focus and flexibility to form a swing that many of us have come to use for a game we love. What golf exercises will help?
Golf has been a game that has been played and loved by many for generations. Its history is enriched with great stories, triumphs and perseverance. But the history of women and golf never seems to get the full attention it deserves.To this day, golf still brings us new victories that we will always remember, ... like the 2016 US Ryder Cup Team "taking back the cup" with the crowd fully engaged, or Danny Willett winning the Masters and the "green jacket" for the first time. Now it's the women's turn!
An Exclusive Interview with the LPGA Program Manager for the Girl's Golf InitiativeThe LPGA has been instrumental in growing the popularity of golf among women. As a governing body within the game of golf, they are always striving in finding creative ways of getting more women involved in the game, as well as retaining them for years to come.
Why Golf Shoes Matter - These Shoes Were MADE for Golfing! For someone who likes shoes, but loves golf more, I can tell you that finding the right pair of golf shoes is essential for both men and women golfers alike. I have a minor fondness with shoes, but not to the extent that other women have. While I like to splurge a little bit on a nice pair here and there, I have never shelled out a lot of money on most of the shoes in my collection. For me, shoes have to function as part of an outfit and not as something that the whole outfit is mirrored around.
Mothers, Daughters and Golf When my husband and I play a round of golf together we often talk about how we look forward to sharing this game with our children someday. We are blessed to have one boy and one girl, so it will be exciting to see which one (or both) pick up the game. While I think it's easier to assume that my son may be more inclined to play golf, I also hope my daughter shows a strong interest in the game, especially at an early age.