Golf

Tips for Going To A Golf Driving Range at Night

For many golfers, getting to a driving range during the day is nearly impossible. Maybe you work during the day, and weekends are filled with regular golfing rounds, spending time with family, or other activities. A lot of times it is easier to sneak out to the range at night. However, the range at night […]

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How to be a Better Golfer in 2016 [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to Keiser University College of Golf with this graphic.</strong></p><br /> <p><a href=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/how-to-be-a-better-golfer-in-2016/’><img src=’http://collegeofgolf.keiseruniversity.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/how-to-be-a-better-golfer-in-2016.jpg’ alt=’How to be a Better Golfer’ width=’500px’ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /> <p> For some, New Year’s resolutions mean it’s time to work on being a better golfer. That will mean different things […]

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Golf Year in Review 2015

By all standards, 2015 was an exciting year for golf. Jordan Spieth captured the first two majors (Masters and U.S. Open), then challenged for the Modern Day Grand Slam by finishing 4th at the British Open and 2nd at the PGA Championship. His three other PGA Tour victories clinched the #1 world ranking and set […]

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Golf Highlights of 2015

Put a fork in it. It’s done. Golf is done for another year and what a year it was. 2015 had golf highlights that were thrilling, frustrating and heartbreaking, often all at the same time. We saw the rise of a bumper crop of young guns that have been knocking on the door for several […]

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Putting Greens and Maintenance

“Wow!” you think to yourself as you size up a putt, “this putting green is the nicest I’ve ever seen. It’s like a smooth carpet in the lobby of a luxury hotel!” It’s a pleasure to putt on an immaculate green, but how do they get it so short and smooth without it becoming a […]

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Golf Course Rating Vs. Slope Rating [Infographic]

A golf course’s slope rating is listed on their score card, along with the par for that course and the course rating. These numbers are intended to help golfers determine the difficulty of the course. Course and slope rating are both used in determining a handicap differential. The course rating is an estimated average score […]

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The Crazy World of Golf Trick Shot Artists

Sometimes golf is seen as an elitist sport for snobby upper classes. They spend their day on the course speaking through clenched teeth and discussing stock options and gold futures. Rock and Roll Atmosphere That image is a long way from the rock and roll atmosphere of today’s golf trick shot artist. With a long […]

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Understanding Your Golf Handicap and How it Can Improve Your Game

Golf can be considered one of the very few sports that have a handicap system baked into the very fabric of the game. A handicap system allows players of different skill levels to compete on a level playing field. Each individual player maintains their own handicap number, and when two different players compete, the handicap […]

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Do You Have What It Takes To Become A Pro Caddy?

  Three years ago, Jordan Speith’s caddy, Michael Greller, was teaching math to sixth graders in the state of Washington at Narrows View Intermediate School. By April of 2015, his boss had placed second twice and won twice. He captured the 2015 Masters for a $1.8 million payday, bringing his earnings to $4.1 million through […]

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One Simple Trick To Improve Your Putting [Infographic]

One Trick To Improve Your Putting Putting make up about 50% of the shots made in golf. As such, it’s in your best interest to not be terrible at it. Check out (and commit to practicing) this drill aimed at helping you with distance control and you’ll find yourself improving. Ladder Drill One of the […]

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Will Tiger Woods Be "Back"?

Just a few years ago, who would have thought we’d be looking at the world of professional golf, and Tiger Woods would be stuck on 14 major championships? Who could have predicted that Tiger would be a “bit player” fighting to make the cut in regular season PGA Tour events, not to mention major championships? […]

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How Your Passion For Golf Can Change Your Life

Turn Your Passion on the Green Into a Golf Job Whether you grew up playing golf, or have been introduced to the game recently, you have probably experienced the incredible rush of a well-played shot. It’s the kind of feeling that often sparks a lifetime passion for the game. Some golfers were introduced to the […]

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Popular Golf Careers [Infographic]

Want to turn your passion for golf into a career, but aren’t sure what kind of jobs are available to you? Check out this list of popular golf careers! Golf Instructor Teach golf in schools or as a professional coach. Clubhouse Manager Manage all services within the clubhouse reception, kitchen, and other areas. Grounds Care […]

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How to Golf Like McIlroy, Spieth, and Day

  As Tiger Woods tried to regain his greatness, the golf world looked to the next generation to see who was going to take up his mantle. For many months, it seemed like Rory McIlroy was going to be the only person ready to step into Tiger’s shoes. However, Jordan Spieth made a dramatic statement […]

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Hole-in-One Traditions [Infographic]

Getting a hole-in-one is definitely reason for celebration. In fact, there are several traditions and options in place for those looking to share their joy. Here’s a few: Drinks on me- Golfers in America typically end up buying drinks for everyone in the clubhouse when they get a hole-in-one. Some clubs have folded this into […]

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