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2013 Walker Cup Returns to National Golf Links of America

by Jeff Skinner This week brings us to one of the most special places in golf as The 2013 Walker Cup is played at The National Golf Links of America.  National Golf Links is one of America’s iconic courses. C.B. Macdonald, the father of golf architecture in America, designed National on that classic piece of real estate, Southampton, Long Island. Macdonald used some of the greatest golf holes in Scotland as inspiration for his most significant design.  He changed golf… Continue Reading

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Mike Davis, Merion and The USGA Museum

by Jeff Skinner U.S. Open Countdown: 44 days Today was Media Day for the 113th U.S. Open to be held at Merion Golf Club in June.  USGA Executive Director Mike Davis spoke to the Morning Drive this morning and you could hear the excitement in his voice. Returning The Open to Merion is one of “the highlights of my career” he said and he used the word “magical” many times when speaking of the iconic course which has an unparalleled… Continue Reading

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