Shorts on the PGA Tour? 

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by Josh Strukoff — Offcourse contributor and owner of http://golfismentalblog.com/    Shorts are starting to make an appearance in professional golf — finally. No, we haven’t seen shorts on the PGA Tour yet, but we may have come one step closer. In last months EurAsia Cup in Malaysia, Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke convinced the European Tour’s chief […]

The USGA Made a Mistake 

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The USGA made a rule change that has the golf world talking, but not everybody is saying good things. NEW RULE: Golf rounds you play by yourself don’t count toward your official handicap. Golf’s governing body for the US and Mexico says that the “change underscores the importance of providing full and accurate information regarding […]

7 Golf Rules (Some are Hard to Follow) 

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Do you ever notice how when a kid walks into the room, everybody switches to good behaviour? There’s a reason for that. Sometimes you just need a kid to put it all in perspective and remind us why we started playing this game in the first place. A redditor named Unismoker says his daughter drafted […]

New Rule: The Leaf Rule 

Autumn golf has many advantages including lots of open tee times.

The Open Tee vs. The Leaf – An Epic Battle  The Leaf Rule will make playing golf in the autumn a little less frustrating for you, your foursome, and everybody behind you. Golf in the autumn has it’s merits. If you catch a nice afternoon, you might find yourself a prime tee time because many […]