USGA Rules Official: Incidents of the Week

December 2, 2015

Dr. Robin Farran teaches Advanced Rules of Golf at the Golf Academy of America and is widely regarded as one of the preeminent USGA Rules Officials in the entire country. Dr. Farran emails out seminar discussion incidents on a regular basis. Here are his rulings for the week of November 20th: Scenario 1 Player A’s ball is in a fairway bunker. While waiting for his turn to play, Player A rakes footprints…

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dbg on Golf

If Tiger Woods’ career is in fact over, it will complete the biggest fall from first to worst in sports history.

December 2, 2015
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Club Fitting: Women, Seniors, and Juniors

December 1, 2015

There’s a lot going on in Golf Club Fitting with PGA Professional Gary Balliet. As our 3rd Semester comes to a close, we’re talking about how to fit golfers for specific clubs as well as how to fit women, seniors, and juniors. Fitting for Women As a general rule, women don’t take divots because they’re not strong enough. Usually, they just sweep the ground. But that doesn’t mean there’s not equipment…

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