Author Archives: Golf Life

Bryan Park – The Players Course

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] Anyone who plays golf in the Greensboro, NC area is no doubt familiar with the Bryan Park golf facility. This 36-hole facility is home to two stellar courses: the Champions Course and the Players Course. The latter is an 18-hole championship course designed by George […]

Osprey Cove – A South Georgia Track That Shouldn’t Be Missed

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] Located literally minutes from the Florida/Georgia border, Osprey Cove has a lot to offer. This private, gated community features luxury homes in a resort atmosphere and the climate in St. Marys, GA although warmer, allows residents to experience all four seasons, even if the colder […]

Arrowhead Pointe Golf Club

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] Few private or resort courses have the geographical characteristics golf course designer Bob Walker was given when he designed Arrowhead Pointe. In fact, Walker has said that basically the state handed him 400-acres of land within the Richard B. Russell State Park in Elberton, GA […]

Harbor Club on Lake Oconee

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] Harbor Club on Lake Oconee opened over 25 years ago and is still receiving high praise from golfers, writers and magazines alike. In fact, Harbor Club has been given 4½ out of 5 stars by Golf Digest as a “Best Places to Play” for the […]

Forest Lake Golf Club – Just You, Nature and That Little White Ball

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] As Florida golf courses go, Forest Lake golf club is an anomaly. Oh sure, it has all the trappings of your typical Florida daily fee golf facility: pristine, natural lakes, a wide variety of Florida flora and fauna, gently rolling fairways and large undulating greens. […]

The Grand Opening Experience of Streamsong Black

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”]   It was a gorgeous sunny Monday afternoon at Streamsong Resort for the Grand Opening of their latest (sure to be Top 100) layout – Gil Hanse’s Black Course. September 25th, 2017 was a day that many in the golf design, resort and media industry had circled on their calendars. It’s […]

Golf Life TV Show – September Episode

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_video src=”https://youtu.be/bc_O9RgEF7U” image_src=”http://www.golflife.com/1610891223517/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Sept-Thumb.jpg” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ /][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] In this episode of Golf Life, we take you to Las Vegas for the PGA Fashion and Demo Experience. We hit up Top Golf Las Vegas to talk with several golf companies, such as, Shotgolf.com. Par Tee and SelfieGolfUSA. See what […]

University Park Country Club

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.75″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] Within the gates of University Park Country Club in Sarasota FL sits 27 holes of championship golf that will test even the best of players. Each layout was designed by Ron Garl and can be played in 3 different combinations, offering members a wide variety […]

A Mammoth Stroll with David McLay Kidd

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.69″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] Since you’re here, we can safely assume that you have an appreciation for golf course design. If you’re not aware of the name David McLay-Kidd, then you have a lot to catch up on, Google him and his course designs. Next, go book a round on […]

SRIXON Q-Star Tour

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”off”][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” border_style=”solid” _builder_version=”3.0.69″ text_font=”Arial||||” header_font=”Arial||||”] Srixon has been gushing about this ball since we met with them at the PGA Show in late January, the company couldn’t contain their excitement before launching the Q-Star Tour to the marketplace in late spring. Earlier this summer they sent these over for review. A urethane […]