Blog Friday Feels: Augusta

Happy Friday to everyone. Pleased to report that I’m back bouncing around after dealing with a bout of low T yesterday on the heels of our Sweetens Cove extravaganza and then a quick visit to…

Travel The Bandon Experience: Pacific Dunes

(Photos courtesy of Bandon Dunes Golf Resort) Though we’ve never met in person, I have a tortured relationship with the Doakito. Our first interaction was at Streamsong Blue. It was hot and heavy from the…

Travel The Bandon Experience: The Punchbowl

(Photos courtesy of Bandon Dunes Golf Resort) The most distinctive characteristic of the massive, 2+ acre putting green/course at Pacific Dunes is the soundtrack: the raucous bursts and deep groans that alternate and grow louder…

Travel The Bandon Experience: Bandon Preserve

(Photos courtesy of Bandon Dunes Golf Resort) Nary a better warm-up or cool-down exists than the Preserve, Bandon’s 13 hole short course. In lieu of hitting the range (amazingly we didn’t hit a single range…

Blog Weekly Briefing: Dell Match Play

We’ve got a big week on tap – Austin, Punta Cana, Web, LPGA, Champions and PGATOURLA – the only thing missing is the Euro tour which is just sort of punting the month of March….

Blog Weekly Briefing: Valspar

That the Valspar Championship exists at all is remarkable. Now in it’s 18th year, the tournament started as The Tampa Bay Championship, a silly season event in 2000 opposite the President’s Cup. The next year…

Blog Weekly Briefing: WGC Mexico

Short one this week on account of some early week travel and a flu bug on the homefront… Ode to Club de Golf Chapultepec The WGC Mexico Championship was a welcome tweak to the schedule…

Blog Weekly Briefing: Honda Classic

Not a ton of enthusiasm from the NLU camp about this week’s Honda Classic. Maybe we’re all hungover from the West Coast Swing and deep into some special #projects this week, but it’s a low-T…

Blog Weekly Briefing: Genesis Open

The first major of the year is upon us! Every year the Riviera stop (whatever the nom du jour) is undoubtedly the anchor of the West Coast Swing and of the first two months of…