Augusta National Golf Club is, arguably, the most hallowed venue in
American golf, but that still doesn't stop us from having a little
fun at their expense. You say you could never imagine the wind
mills and clown mouth so prevalent at mini-golf courses at AGNC?
Some creative soul did and the results are great! Read More »
Thirty-nine teams from seven states and Canada are poised to begin
play in the 17th annual Palmetto
High School Golf Championship. The 54-hole, college style event
begins on Thursday with a qualifying round on the Lion’s Paw and
Panther’s Run courses at Ocean Ridge Plantation. Based on
qualifying scores, teams will be... Read More »
Myrtle Beach is golf’s most popular destination.
Practically everyone who plays golf has visited the area or
certainly knows someone who has. But if not, here are the top 10
reasons Myrtle Beach should be the preferred destination for your
next golf trip: 1. "It’s the Golf, Stupid" It’s a golf trip we
are talking about and... Read More »
One of golf’s most talented and stunning personalities will be
making her debut appearance at the 2014 Myrtle Beach World
Amateur Handicap Championship. Television personality Win
McMurry will be participating in the festivities at the World
Largest 19th Hole on Tuesday and Wednesday of tournament week. The
31st annual... Read More »
It’s time to vote in support of your favorite golf destination! USA
Today and 10Best have partnered up for their Reader’s Choice
Awards, and Myrtle Beach has been nominated for “Best Golf Destination.” Home to the game’s best
combination of great golf and value, Myrtle Beach is one of 20
destinations nominated for the... Read More »
The fun of a Myrtle Beach golf trip doesn’t end at the course. For
those of you who enjoy a cold post-round drink, the sixth annual
Myrtle Beach Beer Fest is calling your name this
weekend. Held at the House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach on
Saturday, March 29, the Beer Fest will feature more than 100 beers
from 30... Read More »
There is an old saying that timing is everything in life and at
least one Myrtle Beach golfer isn’t likely to argue. At 7:30 a.m.
on March 19, John Ponter and the three friends he had traveled to
Myrtle Beach with called Oyster Bay, one of the area’s most popular courses, in
search of an unlikely tee time. "We had a... Read More »
It's time to begin preparing in earnest for golf's best amateur
event - the Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship!
Entries are now being accepted for the 31st annual World Am.
Registration for the four-day, 72-hole event is $475 through May
15, a $100 savings off of the regular entry fee of $575.
Registration... Read More »
March Madness is one of America’s great sporting events, and
everyone loves to fill out a tournament bracket. Instead of basing
picks on seeding – a No. 16 could never beat a No. 1!! - Luke
Kerr-Dineen and Golf Digest based their tournament predictions based on the
quality of golf each university offers its students. As... Read More »
PGA Tour stars Dustin Johnson and Jim Furyk, Pro Football legend
Marcus Allen and World Golf Hall of Famer Nancy Lopez are among the
big names that have committed to play in the 20th annual Hootie
& the Blowfish Monday After the Masters Celebrity Pro-Am.
(Full List of Celebrity Commitments) The Monday After
the Masters will... Read More »
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we offer you a look at some of
Myrtle Beach's best links style golf courses! Talk of heavy rough,
pot bunkers and the British Open never fails to stir dreams of a
trip to the land of Old Tom Morris to play golf's most revered
links courses. The uneven lies, funny bounces and overcast skies... Read More »
Eric Angeles and Zachary Christman, juniors at Alhambra (Calif.)
High School, may have given us the golf trick shot of the year.
This doozy was featured on ESPN's Sports Nation is definitely worth
a few second of your time! Read More »
Myrtle Beach golf aficionados are familiar with Heather Glen, a
27-hole facility in Little River that is one of the area’s best.
The Willard Byrd/Clyde Johnston co-creation is a Scottish inspired
design that brings players back year after year. While course
regulars are familiar with the layout, here are five things... Read More »
Airlines has announced nonstop jet service to Myrtle Beach from
four cities, beginning May 29. The company, known for its
exceptional travel deals, will introduce the new service with fares
as low as $54* one way. 1. Cincinnati, Ohio –
begins May 30, 2014 with fares as low as $59* 2.
Columbus, Ohio – begins... Read More »
Let's be clear, nobody is trying to invite bad karma. I turn my
head the other way and cringe when a member of my foursome shanks
the ball! But it happens to everyone, even the No. 3 player in the
world. Check out, gulp, Henrik Stenson's cold shank during the
first round at Doral yesteray. Read More »