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Tough Weather and Play Conditions this week at Bethpage Black

In cool, wet conditions, Bethpage Black will play tough, long for PGA Championship When it was announced that the PGA Championship was moving from August to May, some pundits and fans balked at the idea of holding a major championship in the Northeast or upper Midwest because of days like Monday at Bethpage State Park. […]

Escape any bunker: How to get over a high lip

This might go against your instinct when you’re in a bunker with a high lip, but the last thing you want to do is try to help the ball over the lip. When you try to force it up and over, it almost always comes out lower and slams into the face. Instead, do what […]

The most overlooked hole on the property

Augusta National beefs up No. 5, creates another classic Masters gauntlet Where’s Herbert Warren Wind when you need him? It was the Homer of golf writers who in 1958 wrote about the action “down in the Amen Corner where Rae’s Creek intersects the 13th fairway near the tee, then parallels the front end of the […]

The tricky downhill lie and how to play it

How to handle a downhill lie and hit the green If you play a lot of hilly courses, you’re already familiar with uneven lies, including those of the downhill variety. This tricky position—in which your leading foot is below your back foot at address—can be very challenging, especially from short fairway grass. To ensure solid […]

Let the good time roll at The National …

Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler! The NATIONAL VOO DOO Challenge Saturday, March 16  |  8 AM Shotgun start  |  6-6-6 Format  |  2 Person Teams Public $60 per player  |  Card Holders $50 per player Platinum Members $40 per player  |  Platinum + Members $30 per player includes Green Fee, Cart, Range, Prizes & Lunch […]

Proper Set-Up And Alignment Leads To ‘Full Circle’ Swing

Finish Your Swing Left of the Target Proper Set-Up And Alignment Leads To ‘Full Circle’ Swing We have all heard it. When getting information about aim and alignment, we often hear to “finish your swing facing your target.” Don’t do it — you will likely hit a shot that will not end up on line. […]