Thistle Golf Club Making Changes Under New Ownership

  11/01/2013

The Thistle Golf Club in Sunset Beach, N.C. has new owners, new management and plans for some big changes for the course. Many are improvements, and the most significant change is the elimination of .... Read More


Relief From Cart Paths

  10/29/2013

While enjoying your golfing experience on any of the beautiful golf courses located on the Grand Strand you might experience finding your ball on a cart path.  Cart paths are common on golf .... Read More


Tribute to Todd Welden

  10/28/2013

Todd Welden, the only head golf professional at Caledonia Golf & Fish Club since its opening in 1994, passed away recently at the age of 50 after a battle with cancer.Welden learned late this .... Read More


Champions Tour Passes a Milestone

  10/28/2013

In June of 1980, 63 golfers gathered for the Atlantic City Senior International, the inaugural event on the Senior PGA Tour.  They knew they were on the ground floor of something, just not .... Read More


Inaugural PGA Tour Courage Award Goes To Compton

  10/18/2013

Two time heart transplant recipient Erik Compton has been awarded the first PGA Tour Courage Award. The award is for players who have overcome extraordinary adversity to make meaningful contributions .... Read More


Dustin Johnson Golf School Now Open

  10/15/2013

PGA Tour star and former Coastal Carolina standout Dustin Johnson has opened a new golf school in Myrtle Beach.  The Director of Instruction is Allen Terrell who coached Johnson at Coastal and .... Read More


Myrtle Beach a Snowbirds Paradise

  10/09/2013

Every year Myrtle Beach and the entire Grand Strand look forward to the annual migration of Snowbirds.  The Grand Strand with its sixty miles of sandy white beaches along the beautiful Atlantic .... Read More


Tips For Getting Ready for your Golf Round

  10/01/2013

Here are some tips that you might want to use when visiting Myrtle Beach on your next golf vacation.  SHOW UP AT LEAST 30 MINUTES before your tee time.  Most players have a tendency to .... Read More


CCU Announces New Golf Coach

  09/30/2013

Coastal Carolina University has announced that it has hired Conway native Kevin McPherson to head up its golf program.  McPherson was entering his third year as the head men’s golf coach .... Read More


Gene Weldon

  09/30/2013

With Myrtle Beach having 100 plus golf courses, it is only natural for a huge number of golf professionals to come and go.  One fortunately came and stayed.  His name is Gene Weldon and he .... Read More


Peter Jacobsen Wins 2013 Stewart Award

  09/25/2013

Peter Jacobsen has been named the 2013 winner of the Payne Stewart Award. The Payne Stewart Award is presents annually to a professional golfer who best exemplifies the values of character, charity .... Read More


Study Explores What Makes Golfers Happy

  09/18/2013

What recreation golfers think makes them happy during a round and what in fact they get satisfaction from aren’t necessarily the same.  So say the results of a recent Golf Digest study .... Read More


Hybrid Golf Clubs

  09/17/2013

Many golfers are talking about hybrid golf clubs these days and they think that they are something new.  The fact is that clubs similar to hybrids have been around a long time.  Originally .... Read More


Myrtle Beach Junior Golf Foundation

  09/17/2013

Myrtle Beach Junior Golf Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide Junior golfers of all ages and skill levels the opportunity to play competitive golf and receive quality .... Read More


Benefits of Booking a Myrtle Beach Golf Package

  09/11/2013

MYRTLE BEACH GOLF AUTHORITY When it is time to get away from it all, whether it be for a  couple, a few friends, or a large group, what better place than Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  It .... Read More


Giving Back to the Game Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund

  09/06/2013

Francis Ouimet was the son of poor immigrants who grew up across the street from The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts.  He was a caddie, and largely self-taught.  In 1913, he .... Read More


Focus on Rangefinders

  08/30/2013

Golf Datatech produced a 2012 study of the distance-measuring-device marketplace and DMD manufacturers were more than happy to publicize the results.  The results of the Golf Datatech research .... Read More


New Beginning for Colonial Charters

  08/29/2013

Colonial Charters Golf Club recently reopened after operating as Palmetto Greens Golf and Country Club since 2008.  It has reopened with new ownership and management following nearly two months .... Read More


Dunes Club to Reopen

  08/29/2013

A two –month renovation project has concluded, and The Dunes Golf and Beach Club is reopening with new greens and 175 yards of added length. The course’s A1 bent grass greens have been .... Read More


Meet Bill Cole

  08/29/2013

If you ever engage in a conversation with people in the golf community in Myrtle Beach you will notice that one person’s name continually is mentioned and that is Billy Cole.  Billy is a .... Read More