SOMETIMES GOLF isn’t as simple as we’d like it to be. Part of the United States Golf Association’s role is to sort things out for us, explain why the game’s regulations exist and how they work. Herewith a selection of questions—on rules, handicapping, and equipment—posed frequently to the pundits in Far Hills, New Jersey, along with their best answers.
New evidence shows the game of golf made its way to America a bit earlier than we thought
A long-time equipment insider gives honest answers to some of the industry’s most pressing questions
With Rory, Tiger, and many other top tour players on its staff, Nike is the New York Yankees of golf. But they have yet to hit a home run with consumers.
Carlsbad, California, is home to three of the big equipment manufacturers—and the place to go for the ultimate clubfitting experience
Appeared in Spring 2013 LINKS
Los Angeles Country Club (North)
They are both terrific tests, but the North course has more great holes and is better than ever after a recent restoration
By Terry Jastrow
FIRST, LET’S STATE THE OBVIOUS: Comparing two...
A tradition like no other? In the case of the Masters, it’s not hyperbole. This much-anticipated, southern-fried “tooniment” held at Augusta National each April is a veritable rite of spring that balances tradition and innovation...
No event has changed more than golf’s rite of spring
Jack’s First Green Jacket. The “Big Three” will be together again this year to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Jack’s first Masters victory. I can’t wait.
It surely ranks among the top 10—a couple of top 10s, in fact—but all-time best?
That’s a matter of how you define greatness.