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Golf Help / August 16, 2019
How to purchase tee gifts and prizes for your golf outing

How to purchase tee gifts and prizes for your golf outing

By Matt Weinberger

Tee gifts, prizing, and other giveaways are always some of the most important aspects of any charity or corporate golf outing. Even for people who have run tournaments before, it can be challenging to determine the right amount to spend and what the participants enjoy most. Your local PGA Professional is a great place to start, as they host events often and know what makes sense for each particular outing. Here are the most important things to consider when looking at prizing and tee gifts.

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Golf Help / April 3, 2019
4 best online golf coaches

4 best online golf coaches

By Oliver Mauk

In the digital age of modern technology, the way we do things is different than in years past. This includes golf coaching, which can be done remotely online like never before. There are so many sites and coaches out there though, and it's hard to know who to trust. Here is a list of the 4 best online golf coaches, with each having a slightly different online platform. 

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Golf Help / March 22, 2019
Comparing amateur golf tournament options

Comparing amateur golf tournament options

By Kris Hart

Are you looking for amateur golf tournaments near you? Between charity events, state golf association individual stroke play tournaments, and local club events, there are many options out there for golfers looking to play in tournaments.

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Golf Help / March 14, 2019
5 places to get golf club fittings in New York City

5 places to get golf club fittings in New York City

By Ben Tyler

New York City is home to a lot of things, but golf courses and other golf establishments can be difficult to find in one of the world's largest metropolitan areas. The assumption for many is that you have to drive 45 minutes to an hour all the way to a course to get fitted for clubs, but there are actually some great places to get this accomplished in the city. Here are the best 5 places to get fitted for clubs in or near New York City. 

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Golf Help / March 11, 2019
How to get tickets for The Masters

How to get tickets for The Masters

By Connor Brown

The Masters Tournament signals a change in the golf world every spring. Not only is it the first major of the year, it's the beacon of better things to come. For many of us cold weather golfers, The Masters is the first glimpse of green grass, the bright azaleas and the towering pines that we have all come to know. If you are lucky enough to ever attend the tournament and go to Augusta National, here are a few ways you can realistically get tickets.

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Golf Help / February 22, 2019
Four hardest public golf courses that anyone can play

Four hardest public golf courses that anyone can play

By Ross Krapfel

There are a lot of different characteristics that might make a golf course hard. Whether it be a penalty areas, constant wind, or fast greens, there are many factors that can make a golf course brutally difficult. Many of the best and hardest golf courses are private clubs, but some are open to the public either all the time or on specific dates. Let’s take a look at the hardest golf courses that any golfer can pay to play.

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Golf Help / February 21, 2019
Ways to pursue a career as a PGA Professional

Ways to pursue a career as a PGA Professional

By Ben Tyler

Ever thought about what it takes to pursue a career as a PGA Professional? I went through the Professional Golf Management program at Coastal Carolina and spent 4 years at Renaissance Golf Club outside of Boston. There is more than one avenue to obtain PGA membership though, with each leading to many opportunities within the industry.

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Golf Help / February 12, 2019
5 places to get golf club fittings in Cincinnati

5 places to get golf club fittings in Cincinnati

By Oliver Mauk

The golf scene in the Greater Cincinnati Area can get a bit confusing at times, especially when it comes to club fitting. Not every public golf facility has club fitting, and some that do only offer one brand of clubs. I've compiled a list of the best 5 places to get golf club fittings in Cincinnati, with at least one location on each side of the city. 

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Golf Help / January 22, 2019
5 places to get golf club fittings

5 places to get golf club fittings

By Kris Hart

If you are someone looking to get fit for golf clubs, the good news is that there are many options available. Club fitting has grown significantly in the last 5 years and there are many options for golfers to get the right specs for their age, swing, and body type. Getting fitted for clubs is really important versus just buying something off the shelf since there are thousands and thousands of combinations for clubs. You need to get clubs that fit your skill level, ensure you have the right shafts (stiff, regular, senior or xtra stiff), get grips that are comfortable for you, lengths that match your height and make sure the clubs look good to your eye. Below showcases 5 different places where you can get fit for golf clubs.

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Golf Help / January 18, 2019
5 places to get club fittings in Boston

5 places to get club fittings in Boston

By Oliver Mauk

Getting a new set of clubs can be a hassle, especially if you don't remember the specifications from your previous set or have changed your swing. These 5 places in the Boston area can fit you properly for a new set of clubs. 

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Golf Help / December 12, 2018
Golf's new rule changes in 2019

Golf's new rule changes in 2019

By Chris Noble

As many of you are aware, the rules of golf are making some pretty drastic changes in 2019. Before your spring high school season starts up, let’s take a moment to see what’s changing and how they will affect your game moving forward.

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Golf Help / October 24, 2018
Best golf gifts for the avid golfer

Best golf gifts for the avid golfer

By Kris Hart

With the holiday season coming up quickly, I thought it would be nice to highlight some awesome golf gifts for the avid golfer. Anytime my friends and family ask me about golf gifts, I often say “please do not get me anything” as I am very particular about my golf equipment. Instead of getting the golfer in your life the normal dozen golf balls or golf polo as a gift, get something different, exciting, and personalized this year. Here are some ideas if you are looking for a special golf gift this holiday season.

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Golf Help / August 26, 2018
Best golf trips from Boston

Best golf trips from Boston

By Kris Hart

As a Boston native who works in the golf industry and often takes golf trips, I thought it would be fun to highlight some of the best golf trips from Boston. Knowing not all swings are equal, I did my best to highlight different options to help the budget conscious traveler, family traveler, and that golf snob who is looking for an amazing experience. Fly or Drive, Friends or Family, Rich or Poor, here are some examples of the best golf trips from Boston.

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Golf Help / August 7, 2018
Summer golf rules breaches

Summer golf rules breaches

By Cameron Bullman

Have you ever wondered if PGA Tour players really know their rules of golf, and if they have ever breached any of the rules set out by the USGA during tournament play? Well they absolutely have, and below are a couple examples of professional golfers breaching a rule and having  it cost them during tournament play.

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Golf Help / August 7, 2018
Best driving ranges in Philly

Best driving ranges in Philly

By Kayla Hourihan

Some of the best driving ranges in Philadelphia are listed below. They are close to the city and have many fun and exciting features. For tips on how to have a productive driving range session, click here

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