There are two great movies for true golf aficionados. ‘A Stroke of Genius’ which chronicled the life of Bobby Jones, and ‘The Greatest Game Ever Played’, a biographical sports movie based on Francis Ouimet and his surprising victory over the legendary Harry Vardon in the 1913 US Open, played at The Country Club in Brookline, venue of this week’s US Open.
Over the years, the PGA Championship has thrown up some unlikely winners; Mark Brooks, Rich Beem, Shaun Micheel and more recently Jimmy Walker. It’s tough to predict who will lift the trophy this year. It will take patience, perseverance and Cohones, all traits Seve was gifted in abundance, to win.
Ireland's South-West coast offers an extraordinary links golf experience, defined by dramatic, raw terrain that touches your soul. With its tee sheets packed and hotels fully booked through summer 2022, it's time to plan ahead for 2023.
Roddy Carr appeared on radio stations across Ireland this weekend reflecting on father JB’s 100th anniversary.
Among the group were the Maguire twin sisters, Lisa and Leona. Towards the end of my session, I asked the group where they saw themselves in 10 years’ time? Most of the answers references desires to play amateur golf for Ireland or compete on the European Tour, though one stood out, spoken with soft determination by Leona McGuire, “I will be playing on the LPGA Tour”.
In May 2019, we hosted a special 30th-year celebration of the World Invitational Father & Son Golf Tournament at Pebble Beach. After a pandemic-enforced hiatus, this year we’re delighted to head for the prehistoric sand hills in Central Wisconsin as we take over Sand Valley Resort from October 6-10, 2022.
Let us take you on a journey to golf courses of outstanding natural beauty, many carved through ancient linkslands under the legendary eyes of Old Tom Morris, James Braid and Donald Ross. It's a trip where you will grace centuries old fairways in the shadows of our golf forefathers.