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ft.com - Robert Shrimsley - More golf won't bridge the office gender gap
More golf won't bridge the office gender gap
Financial Times

In business, as in life, those who cannot golf may miss out. In life there are upsides, in that we also miss out on the chance to spend the day with people who are really keen on golf. We forgo having to play golf, and we sacrifice any excuse for…

forbes.com - Cassell Ferere - Eastside Golf And Jordan Brand Are Teaming Up For First Golf Sneaker Collaboration
Eastside Golf And Jordan Brand Are Teaming Up For First Golf Sneaker Collaboration
Forbes

Golf is a sport you can play at any age. Golf is a sport you can play no matter your ethnicity. But golf has never been a game for youth-filled, street-style kids. Eastside Golf is here to change all of that. With their first-ever collaboration…

cnet.com - Chris Paukert - VW Atlas Cross Sport GT Concept SUV packs a Golf R heart
VW Atlas Cross Sport GT Concept SUV packs a Golf R heart
CNET

VW's sleek-but-sleepy crossover gets a welcome hot-hatch personality injection. Now, will they build it? Volkswagen spun the smaller Atlas Cross Sport off of its big-daddy three-row family Atlas SUV for 2020, and the sleeker-looking crossover…

sltrib.com - As climate change tightens its grip, are golf courses a luxury we can no longer afford?
As climate change tightens its grip, are golf courses a luxury we can no longer afford?
The Salt Lake Tribune

Utah has seen yet another hot, dry summer preceded by a lot of other hot, dry summers. The Great Salt Lake is on the brink of a record low. Many Utahns are surrendering on the notion of green lawns. Some municipalities are giving up on watering…

lohud.com - Mike Dougherty, The Journal News - Paul Dillon leaves behind a legacy of service to golf and unwavering faith in humanity
Paul Dillon leaves behind a legacy of service to golf and unwavering faith in humanity
The Journal News

“I was a kid coming to New York from Wisconsin and had never visited Fordham's campus,” Cesarz said. “He was like a second father to me and you can find 50 other guys who feel the same way. He was a tremendous, tremendous role…

usatoday.com - Averee Dovsek - Kenny Flowers: Hawaiian-themed golf apparel that even allows men and women to match on the course
Kenny Flowers: Hawaiian-themed golf apparel that even allows men and women to match on the course
USA TODAY

Kenny Flowers, a popular direct-to-consumer brand of resort wear known for its Hawaiian-inspired shirts and swimwear, is taking a swing at the golf scene with matching apparel for men and women in bright colors and prints. The polos feature a…

golf.com - Mark Hannan - Fully Equipped: 4 things I learned about golf from Rockstar Alice Cooper
Fully Equipped: 4 things I learned about golf from Rockstar Alice Cooper
Golf.com

Vincent Fournier, better known as Alice Cooper to the public, is a Rock and Roll legend and often referred to as “The Godfather of Shock Rock.” Some may be shocked to hear that he's also a certified golf fanatic who's played golf six…

newsweek.com - Courtney Brogle - 100-pound piece of airplane landing gear falls from sky onto country club golf course
100-pound piece of airplane landing gear falls from sky onto country club golf course
Newsweek

A large piece of landing gear fell from the sky off of a plane in flight, forcing the aircraft to perform an emergency landing without the proper equipment. According to a report from the Portland Press Herald, landing gear weighing about 100…

desertsun.com - Larry Bohannan, The Desert Sun - If all goes well, American Express golf tournament planning for normal event in six months
If all goes well, American Express golf tournament planning for normal event in six months
The Desert Sun

“California having more vaccinated individuals than any other state in the country is promising,” McCabe said. “I got a chance to spend some time at the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines (in San Diego in June) where they had upwards of…

13abc.com - Lissa Guyton - Special golf program for kids set to open in Toledo
Special golf program for kids set to open in Toledo
WTVG

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A 40-acre plot of land on the backside of The Inverness Club in Toledo was once nothing more than a field, but over the last nine months it has been transformed into a special course that will introduce the game of golf to a…

federalnewsnetwork.com - The Associated Press - Jeongeun Lee6 ties golf majors record for lowest round of 61
Jeongeun Lee6 ties golf majors record for lowest round of 61
Federal News Network

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France (AP) — South Korean golfer Jeongeun Lee6 tied the men's and women's major record for the lowest round when she carded a 10-under-par 61 at the Evian Championship on Friday. Her 36-hole score of 127 is also the lowest…

outkick.com - Joe Kinsey - Golfer Claire Hogle Stops By, Tom Brady Gets Another Super Bowl Ring & Landing Gear Hits Golf Course
Golfer Claire Hogle Stops By, Tom Brady Gets Another Super Bowl Ring & Landing Gear Hits Golf Course
OutKick

It was a good run, but it came to an end Thursday when Steve took me to the woodshed over the use of the Hannah Palmer photo that wore out its welcome here on Screencaps. Palmer posted her ‘Orgasm Donor' shirt back on May 31 and ever since…

refinery29.com - {'@id':'https:////www.refinery29.com//en-us#//schema//author//jinnie-lee'} - How To Dress Like A Golf Or Tennis Pro
How To Dress Like A Golf Or Tennis Pro
Refinery29

We've got summer sports on the brain — namely, tennis and golf. Wimbledon wrapped earlier this month. The PGA Tour is underway. And, both sports will be in competition at the upcoming Olympics in Tokyo. But even if you're not spectating, we…

golf.com - zaks - This mental golf scorecard is designed to improve your focus
This mental golf scorecard is designed to improve your focus
Golf.com

Welcome to Play Smart, a game-improvement column that drops every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from Game Improvement Editor Luke Kerr-Dineen to help you play smarter, better golf. This time last week, Collin Morikawa was in the middle of winning…

bangordailynews.com - Larry Mahoney - A northern Maine golf course is in jeopardy as US-Canadian border restrictions drag on
A northern Maine golf course is in jeopardy as US-Canadian border restrictions drag on
The Bangor Daily News

Americans haven't been able to play golf at the Aroostook Valley Country Club since last July, because the course straddles the U.S.-Canadian border that has been closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement that the Canadian government is…

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