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Inbee Park: Doing Something Really Special

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If you’re new to our course, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!There is something special and wonderful going on in golf and most sports fans and golf fans are missing it. Inbee Park is one special golfer. The number one player in women’s golf is crafting a resume that screams “All Time Great” but the average golf fan wouldn’t know her if she whacked them over the head with her very reliable putter. Park… Continue Reading

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Troy Merritt Finds It at The Quicken Loans National

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You have to love a golfer’s attitude. We hear it all the time whether it is from Tiger Woods or the weekend hacker, “It’s close.” What golfer hasn’t said that about that his own swing which is missing that one small thing. Well Troy Merritt said he found that one small thing this week and it resulted in the biggest win of his life as he won for the first time on the PGA Tour at the Quicken Loans National.… Continue Reading

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More Links Golf…It Never Gets Old

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Our tour of golf across the pond continues today with the Ricoh Women’s British Open from historic Turnberry. For the past four weeks we have been treated to some wonderful golf from some amazing courses. The tour of Great Britain started with the Scottish Open at Gullane then moved on to the Old course at St. Andrews. A quick trip inland for the Senior Open Championship at Sunningdale where we visited the only non-links course of the trip and now… Continue Reading

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Jason Day Bounces Back to Win RBC Canadian Open

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Jason Day didn’t show any ill effects from his near miss at the Open Championship last week as he finished strong to win the RBC Canadian Open. He started the day two shots off the lead of Canadian David Hearn and playing in the next to last group. He already had birdied sixteen and seventeen when he was eyeing a 21 footer for birdie on eighteen. He said it was a very similar putt to the one he left short… Continue Reading

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Marco Dawson Takes Down Bernhard and Monty at The Senior Open Championship

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There was no letdown in the golf world this week as all the major tours provided interesting and exciting tournaments and winners. First up may be the most inspiring and heartwarming of all the winners. At the Senior Open Championship at historic Sunnydale Golf Club in Berkshire, England Marco Dawson took on two giants of the Senior Tour and came out the winner. Dawson could be called the journeyman’s journeyman. He had a less than stellar PGA Tour career where he… Continue Reading

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Donald Trump’s Courses Not Worth What He Says

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There are plenty of golfers that like to tell a tale at the 19th hole. That two footer to win that five dollars off their buddy grows to a slippery, downhiller of greater length with each retelling. But few golfers have a pair of brass ones like Donald Trump. Trump is at it again and it seems to be non-stop BS from the king of hyperbole. While The Donald continues to put his rather large foot into his even larger… Continue Reading

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Historic Win in LLG Open Championship Contest

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As Zach Johnson basks in the glow of his Open Championship victory it’s time to celebrate another winner who certainly shares Zach’s enthusiasm for golf on the Old Course. In another close finish in the Links Life Golf Pick a Winner contest G. Rennie finally broke through for his first win in 2015.  Rennie rode his favorite, Louie Oosthuizen and Grand Slam hopeful, Jordan Spieth to a win over a field of LLG hackers. In doing so he made a… Continue Reading

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Zach Johnson Wins Open on a Wild Day at St. Andrews

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  In  2010 Louis Oosthuizen won the Open at St. Andrews in a runaway.  This year the leaderboard was packed with many solid golfers hoping to write their own amazing story at the Home of Golf and a runaway wasn’t in the realm of possibilities. The story all week was Jordan Spieth’s run at the Grand Slam and little was heard about Zach Johnson who clawed his way into the lead with a clutch birdie at eighteen.  It wasn’t Jordan’s day…it… Continue Reading

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Jordan Spieth Welcomes Historic Challenge

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The final round of the 144th Open Championship is primed for an historic finish.  Sunday’s third round was worthy of a final round with many players challenging for the lead. A Monday finish for The Open isn’t ideal but if there had to be an extra day the players certainly did their best to provide a final round worth watching.  This is only the second time in its long run that The Open has closed on Monday and it is… Continue Reading

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