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Beau Rivage – Surviving Florence and Going Strong

Despite everything you’ve heard about the Wilmington area and the devastating effects Hurricane Florence had on the area in September 2018, Beau Rivage Golf & Resort continues to thrive in the South Wilmington area. Sure Florence had a huge impact on much of the area, but South Wilmington continues to grow at a rapid pace. The community of Beau Rivage...

Shingle Creek Golf Club – A Must Play in the Orlando Area

If you haven’t played Shingle Creek Golf Club in Orlando in a few years, you’re in for a rude awakening; but it’s all good. If this is your first time playing the course, you’ll absolutely love it! The course originally opened for play in 2003 and was designed by Dave Harman; it’s the centerpiece of the 5-star Rosen Shingle Creek...

TaylorMade’s New Spider

You can pardon a clubmaker boasting a little when for 10 years they have made one of the game’s most popular putters and in recent times, consistently week to week the most played single model on the PGA Tour. TaylorMade Golf may have been pushed from the top metal wood sales spot by Callaway and have unfulfilled plans to...

Barney Adams’ Breakthrough Golf Technology A More Stable Putter Shaft

In 2018, Barney Adams, the founder of Adams Golf and inventor of the Tight Lies Fairway Woods, started a new venture, Breakthrough Golf Technology. Adams launched a new putter shaft named Stability. Pro and amateur golfers who replaced their putter shaft claim a better feel, improved distance control and a squarer club head at impact. Below is a Q&A...

The Most Interesting Products at the 2019 PGA Show

This year’s show was the busiest and most well-attended PGA Show I have been to in the last five years. It was interesting to see how the economics of the Show has changed. Especially, as to how previous long-time exhibitors, particularly the smaller vendors, do not have booths anymore but attend the Show to meet and greet their customers....

The Finn Cycle – Make Golf

The Finn Cylce debutted at the 2019 PGA show. About: Sun Mountain Motor Sports, an affiliate of industry-leading golf bag, golf push cart and golf outerwear company, Sun Mountain Sports, will unveiled a new, single-rider, electric golf cart at the 2019 PGA Merchandise Show. This new golf cycle, called FinnCycle, promises to add exhilaration and speed up pace of play while...

“Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast.”

Matt Corey, Chief Marketing Officer for PGA TOUR Superstore, leans forward to make his point, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” In other words, all the grand plans in the world won’t work unless the company’s people are committed and feel part of the them. It sounds simple however that doesn’t mean it’s easy. The proof is in the doing…and PGATSS is...

Tour Edge Announces New Exotics CBX Fairway and Hybrid 119 Versions

Independent Tests Show CBX 119 13 Yards Longer on Average than Top-Selling Fairway Metals Tour Edge officially introduces the Exotics CBX 119 fairway metals and hybrids, new versions of the tour-winning and award-winning Exotics CBX models originally launched in August of 2017. Modifications were made to the Exotics CBX fairway metals and hybrids based off of feedback from Tour Edge’s Tour...

Best of Show – A Few of the Items Attracting Our Attention at the PGA Merchandise Show

Finn Cycle single rider cart that’s truly fun to ride and makes ready golf a reality - can cut time to play a round by two-thirds. Electric with dual brakes and very stable. Bridgestone’s TOUR B XW-1 Wedges – Soft feel for better players with better scoring shot control and the catchiest slogan of the year, “Biting Rail” grooves. $140...

Monday After the 2019 Show

Rumors and hyperbole are as much a part of the annual PGA Merchandise Show as the lines for morning coffee. This report though is about our view of the more significant information about the Show and the industry gleaned during four days from Tuesday’s Demo Day through Friday’s closing. Though the PGA has not yet released attendance figures the mood...

Club Car’s Tempo Walk Gives Golfers A Motorized Caddie Golf Experience

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It’s like a walk in the park, only better because it’s on a golf course. Blending tradition and technology, Club Car’s Tempo™ Walk, a new hands-free robotic golf caddie unit, provides enjoyment for golfers who walk the course. The wireless, autonomous caddie is designed to enhance the golf experience and also foster health and wellness. From the global leader in...

Mossy Oak Golf Club– Golf the Way Mother Nature Intended It

Nature's Golf - A truly memorable, world-class experience designed to bring golfers closer to nature. The Mossy Oak Golf Club in West Point, MS is the result of a golf course working in harmony with its natural surroundings. Not only is this incredible layout a work that is quite beholding to the eyes, it’s a delight to all of those...

Spring Lake Golf Resort – All the Trappings of Home and So Much More.

Edd and Rita Vowels never dreamed of owning a golf course. The Louisville natives relocated to Florida to live in the Sunshine state and raise their three young children. Both went to work for the McDonald’s Corporation in Sarasota. After 11 years, working his way up the internal hierarchy of the company in nearly every facet of the organization,...

Tail Activewear – Play, look and Feel Your Best

Choices, choices, choices.  That’s what Tail Activewear’s entire collection is all about; giving women of all shapes and sizes, every color in the rainbow as an option for their wardrobe.  Whatever color you choose, Tail Activewear probably offers it in a variety of shades. Their patterns and designs are eye-catching to say the least; one look at them and...

Money Hill Golf and Country Club – Something For Everyone

Money Hill is an interesting name for a golf community, but what’s more interesting is how Money Hill got its name. According to legend, the name came about in the late 1800s as the location where Barataria pirates and smugglers - perhaps even the notorious Jean Lafitte - buried a portion of their stolen booty. These rumors were so...