Tag Archives: Amateur Golf

Master the Trinity of Golf to Score Low

David Pelz’s Front9 article (September 2014 Golf Magazine – golf.com) reminded me of what the late Ken Venturi said in his eight instructional videotapes entitled The Encyclopedia of Golf. Pelz cited three swings: putting stroke, finesse swing and power swing. … Continue reading

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69th U.S. Women’s Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2

Amateur Lucy Li 11-year-old Lucy Li plays a practice round at Pinehurst No. 2. Local caddie Bryan Bush carries her bag. She carded a 78 on her first day of play on Thursday, June 19. She became interested in the … Continue reading

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U.S. Opens at Pinehurst No. 2 Will Be Events for the Ages

The U.S. Open 2014 Championships at Pinehurst Resort & County Club in the Village of Pinehurst Village, an area known as the Sandhills to locals and on a course once called “The Deuce” will hold unique moments — firsts. 114th … Continue reading

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Am Lee Qualifies for U.S. Women’s Open with Final Round 66

In her first qualifying attempt, Australian amateur Minjee Lee shot a 5-under par 66 on May 20 during her final round at North Oaks Golf Club in Minnesota to earn a  spot in the U.S. Women’s Open in June at … Continue reading

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“Pain Equals No Gain!” When Keeping Fit

That’s according to Dr. Greg Rose. Injuries in professional golf are on the rise. A Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) March 7 post of his addresses reasons why. I’ve been high on golf fitness for more than decade but wisely learned … Continue reading

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