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Plan Ahead When Coming to Hilton Head Island

Every golf trip or getaway is different – what to pack in terms of apparel, how many dozens of golf balls to bring, prepping one’s self for 18- or 36-hole days. Yet, there are things that always remain constant – the excitement leading up to the trip, the camaraderie  and the planning that comes with […]

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U.S. Junior Amateur Championship | Hosted by Colleton River

One of the cooler things of being a golf fan is to say, “I knew them “when”. Though his debut on the PGA TOUR came amid a fair amount of fanfare in Dallas five years ago, I can still say I’d met high school junior Jordan Spieth before most people, certainly before mainstream America fell […]

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Golf Blogs We Like

Like it or not, we are in a new era of sports reporting. Gone are the days of scouring the baseball boxscores in the newspaper or eagerly awaiting the evening news for the final scores. No, now we need our sports news instantaneously and, preferably, with some wit. This has brought us some alternative sports […]

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Summer School Was Never THIS Much Fun!

Sure, Alice Cooper (who religiously plays the celebrity golf circuit) was right- “School’s out for the Summer”. But in Hilton Head Island’s golf community, school’s always in session, and summer school might be the best semester of all. If you have a youngster who already loves the game, one who’s just starting out, or one […]

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Listener’s Cup Could Be for Trash-Talk Title!

What are bragging rights worth? I’m guessing you’d give up more than a couple of bucks to your buddies on the course to have the right to boast about your greatness in the heat of the big battle for, say, the next year? One of the best things about listening to my good friends Matt […]

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Hilton Head Golf Island Announces 2015 Summer Golf Packages

Value-Packed, Lowcountry Getaways at Three Premier On-Island Resorts Hilton Head Golf Island is offering a collection of premier resorts and courses in one of the world’s greatest golf destinations – is offering a wide-array of value-laden packages for the summer.   Oceanfront views, Lowcountry scenery, countless outdoor activities and a burgeoning culinary scene converge on […]

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Par-fect alternate to the cart at Palmetto Dunes

Think back to your youth, when riding a bike was a favorite pastime after school, during the summer or both. There were no iPads, YouTube and social media to bide the time – no way. We were outside … on our Mongooses or Huffys … reenacting the chase scene from “E.T.” Fast-forward to today, and […]

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Ohio golfers, get ready to pledge your Allegiant.

Sorry, we couldn’t help ourselves. Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air is offering three new routes to Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) from cities in the Buckeye State. The Cincinnati to Savannah flights began May 8 with the touchdown of Flight 656. Flights from Akron/Canton start May 21 and end Aug. 15, while those from Columbus begin […]

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After 47 Years, Pete Dye Still Has Harbour Town Right

Remember this for next year, or the year after. There is NOTHING like playing Harbour Town right after the RBC Heritage. Superintendent Jon Wright leaves the hole locations in the same spots they were on Championship Sunday, meaning you get to play into the same hole locations, and putt to the same diabolical cups he […]

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