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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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Inside the new Harbour Town Clubhouse

With the help of many, The Sea Pines Resort transformed the legendary Harbour Town Clubhouse into an iconic landmark. In this case “new” really is just better. The 1969-vintage  Harbour Town Golf Links Clubhouse was wonderful in its time, and still fine for most of us when visiting Hilton Head Island’s premier golf venue. But […]

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A 2015 Golf Resolution: Enjoy a Caddie

Disclaimer- I still haven’t come to a consensus on if it’s ‘caddy’ or ‘caddie’. My online dictionary seems to say either one is OK. I just don’t want you confused with my grandfather’s car! Secondary Disclaimer- I am one (not my grandfather’s car), a few days a week at Harbour Town Golf Links and absolutely […]

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Bringing Lowcountry Golf To YOU

If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve more likely had a snow shovel in your hand than a sand wedge lately. Just about everywhere north of the Lowcountry is in the midst of another brutal winter. We know. I, along with two other Lowcountry golf nuts, Tony Pineda, and assistant pro at Harbour Town, and […]

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2 Ways to Get Your Kids (of All Ages) Out on the Course

Maybe you’re dreaming of a white (as in the sand in our bunkers) Christmas on Hilton Head Island, or planning a spring or summer trip with the family to the Golf Island to play, with a family who’s not quite as golf-crazed as you are. Show them this blog. Two of the Lowcountry’s favorite courses […]

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