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Standing in the fourth fairway of PGA National after his ball had plugged in the turf, he squatted halfway down, reached behind his legs and pretended to take a drop in a motion that, when screen-shotted just right, could best be described as looking like someone doing No. 2 in the men’s room, the gallery getting a good laugh out of the mockery. Whose idea was this new rule? Why not make it so that drop is from knee height to shoulder height. https://bit.ly/2UjSIYU

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What are the current conditions of the course you are going to play next? Have they aerated the greens? Wouldn't it be nice to have some information at your fingertips? I would like to give a shout out to greenskeeper.org - Thanks to Johnny GK and his staff, with inputs, reviews, and comments from your golfing brethren you too can "Know before you go". Areas coveredArizona, Southern California, Central California, Northern California, Nevada - Utah, Hawaii, South Florida, Central Florida, North Florida, Texas, Oregon, Washington, Colorado, New Mexico

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What is happening to golf participation in Florida is happening around the country. Like orange groves, royal palms and Disney World, golf has long been part of Florida’s identity, and municipal golf courses have provided locals with affordable opportunities to play. But as golf and local demographics change, many municipal courses are struggling with declining participation and revenue.That change is forcing local governments to re-evaluate what role, if any, they should play in running golf courses. Florida’s municipal golf courses have lost nearly $100 million over the past five years, an investigation by USA TODAY Network-Florida revealed. https://bit.ly/2HzlWju #golf budgetguysshop.com...

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ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- A spectator has been struck on the head by a golf ball at the Dunhill Links Championship, less than a week after a similar incident at the Ryder Cup left a woman potentially losing vision in her right eye.Corine Remande, the 49-year-old fan who was hit in the face by a golf ball at the Ryder Cup in France, says doctors told her she has lost the use of her right eye after fracturing her orbital bone and suffering an explosion of her eyeball.The female spectator was pictured bleeding from a head wound after being hit...

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PARIS (Reuters) - Europe produced a barnstorming Ryder Cup comeback on Friday as they swept the foursomes in devastating style to take an overnight 5-3 lead and leave the United States dazed and bewildered after they had won the fourballs 3-1. I was expecting a couple of disappointments, and some great golf. Team USA Ryderecup disappointed too quickly and too soon, C'mon guys put on your Big Boy pants and let's get this done. You can still presevere. Go USA https://reut.rs/2xLhurH @budgetbuysshop

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