How do Golf Courses Prepare for Severe Weather?

The presence of a lush, green turf is essential for the healthy appearance of a golf course. Even in an ideal climate, maintaining consistently vibrant turf can be challenging. Certain environmental conditions – including excessive cold and snow, dryness, heat, humidity, and rainfall – can add to the difficulties courses have in maintaining ideal playing…

What Golf Gear is Best for Beginners?

Golf does require some equipment to get started, and luckily there are some courses that will accommodate those who don’t own golf equipment with rental services that provide the needed golf gear to get out on the course. There are constantly new, innovative equipment items out there made to get more distance in your drive…

How is Golf Course Par Determined?

Golf Course Par Par is an interesting thing to contemplate. It’s a goal all golfers strive to reach, a challenge to test their golfing acumen against the course. Simply stated, par is the number of strokes that it is believed an expert golfer would take to move the ball from the tee to the hole….

Common Golf Vocabulary

Those who make it a habit of playing 18 holes of golf in their spare time are likely to hear a few terms and expressions that are not in common use outside the course. If you’re not too familiar with the lingo and you want to be in the know, here’s an example of some…

How a Golf Management Degree Can Help You

Sure, you enjoy golf as a hobby. It’s a great way to spend some time with friends, colleagues, even business associates you’ve just met. But have you ever considered taking your enjoyment of golf further? To learn more about improving your game, learn more about the business side of golf, or perhaps even to pursue…

Golf Etiquette: What You Need to Know

Golf is a respected sport the world over, viewed as a pastime with a sense of refinement and dignity, not as evident in other sports. Regardless of how skilled a player you may be, or your social status off the fairway, the basics of golf etiquette assure that all players receive proper respect on the…

5 Golf Swing Basics

The best golfers make their swing look effortless. The economy of motion and smooth arc that great golfers put on display belie all the training and effort put into perfecting their swing. However, sometimes even the best golfers have to go back to the drawing board and relearn those initial golf swing basics all over…

College of Golf May 2019 Events

Keiser University College of Golf Student Achieves Impact Zone Instructor Certification Keiser University College of Golf student Peter Crocitto III recently earned Impact Zone Golf Associate Instructor certification, scoring 96% on the examination. After earning the initial Impact Zone Golf Player Certification, Crocitto continued to study for the Associate Instructor Certification while assisting Impact Zone…

Why Choose a Florida Golf School?

Florida boasts more golf courses than any state in the United States. According to Top100golfcourses.com, Florida has over 1,250 public and private courses, and all are playable throughout the year. It’s no wonder Florida is a popular destination for golfers from all over the world. For golfers looking to take their game to the next…

World Golf Hall of Fame [Infographic]

The World Golf Hall of Fame is situated in St. Augustine, Florida. It is a unique Hall of Fame as both male and female players are enshrined within its walls. There are currently 155 members in the World Golf Hall of Fame. Who is in the World Golf Hall of Fame? Golfing greats PGA, LPGA…