GOLFChicago Magazine Home
GOLFChicago Sept 2017

For the PDF version of the entire issue, click on the cover.

PDFs of Feature Stories:
More Than A Caddie Master
The Ryder Cup in France
Holiday Gift Guide
Arizona Golf Beckons

Instruction The Good Stuff
Travel Archives
Adobe Flash Player    

Hot Stuff!

Wine and Sprits

Stoatin Brae

France to Host Ryder Cup

The King at Tree Tops

Linksoul Apparel

Glenview Park Golf Club

Kiawah Island  Golf Resort

Wild Dunes

2015 BMW Championship

12 Oaks Foundation

Gary Player at the Western Golf Associiation

Oak Meadows Golf Club Renovation


From Motown to Golftown


Oahu's Turtle Bay Resort


In The News

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:30:43 GMT
No collection of stars figured more prominently this year than the members of the Class of 2011 – the year they all graduated from high school.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:06:14 GMT
After another 10-month spell away and a fourth back operation in three years, Tiger Woods is “pain free” and could be back playing competitively as early as next week. Woods, who has not played competitive golf for 10 months as he recovers from a fourth operation on his back in three years, will be making his comeback next week at his own tournament in Albany, Bahamas.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 05:00:00 GMT
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have one game left in the 2017 regular season, and it’s a trip to the ridiculously crappy field in Palo Alto against the Stanford Cardinal. IT’S THE BATTLE FOR THE LEGENDS TROPHY! Yes, it’s a real thing that exists despite the super secret nature of the hardware (a common theme for Irish trophies). Notre Dame hasn’t won at Stanford since the infamous 2007 season. That’s a DECADE for people as wound as tight as I am right now. You can put all the games in the Brian Kelly era aside, and place this matchup in the group called “ONE OF THE BIGGEST IN HIS CAREER.” It’s definitely true. A win on Saturday not only casts away the demons of Palo Alto, it puts Notre Dame in
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 02:37:50 GMT
Jason Day and Jordan Spieth will celebrate Thanksgiving early ... or maybe late. That's because those are headed to Australia this week to play in the Australian Open, a tournament Spieth has won in two of the last three years. But why are they going? Why are they spending precious offseason time playing a tournament most in the U.S. won't care about and likely won't even know is unfolding? Well, it goes without saying that the two will receive a nice appearance fee. Here's Reuters. The American's appearance fee for playing for the Stonehaven Cup at The Australian course in Sydney from Thursday will be in the vicinity of $1 million, according to several golf insiders contacted by Reuters. But
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:48:00 GMT
Jeremy Roenick is many different things to many different people, I'm sure. But in my limited interaction with his online persona, I am sure of only two. The first is that he's a lover of golf. The second is that he might be a crazy person. Those two world collided last week when Roenick captured a rattlesnake with two golf clubs before grabbing it by the head and discarding it. The video made me nauseous, and it made whoever was filming nauseous as well. You can hear someone in the background saying, "Don't pick him up. No!" To which Roenick responds, "That's how you catch a rattler." Eat your heart out, Mike Gundy. Wink of the CBS eye to FTW
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Titleist CEO Wally Uihlein responds to comments from USGA Executive Director Mike Davis on golf ball distance gains.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Get caught up with all the news, highlights, and interviews from around the world of golf.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:18:23 GMT
While author John Feinstein was doing research at the 1993 Ryder Cup in England for his first book on golf, A Good Walk Spoiled, he came upon an idea for his second book on golf. A tome on the Ryder Cup. More than 20 years passed before Feinstein tackled the subject head on. The result is the richly detailed and entertaining The First Major: The Inside Story of the 2016 Ryder Cup. The title doesn’t do the book justice, for Feinstein deals with the entire history of the biennial clash between the U.S. and Europe. From the maiden battle in 1927 through the raucous and spirited three days in the autumn of 2016, when the Americans won for just the second time in eight contests, Feinstein takes the
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:15:00 GMT
2017-18 Qualifiers – Majors, World Golf Championships and THE PLAYERS Golfers are omitted if they haven’t recently competed in majors for which they are eligible (e.g. PGA -- Steve Elkington). 1 = Masters 2 = U.S. Open 3 = Open Championship 4 = PGA Championship
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:00:03 GMT
Of all the U.S. Amateur’s jaw-dropping moments, Doc Redman’s 33rd-hole par putt best exemplified the display of persistence behind the 19-year-old’s win over Doug Ghim. Following a solid recovery shot from one of Riviera Country Club’s deep greenside bunkers, Redman faced a downhill, left-to-right 10-footer. Ghim was in with his own par and 1 up in what was already an incredible duel. “Good shot,” said Fox’s Curtis Strange before cutting his microphone sound. “But he’s got no chance to make that. Impossible putt.” The two-time U.S. Open champion was not totally wrong. The putt was everything a right-hander generally hates: downhill and breaking significantly left-to-right with huge match implications


The information on this news feed is gathered using RSS feeds from
GOLFChicago magazine is not responsible for the accuracy of this content. Advertisements on this news feed and pages linked from there are not affiliated with GOLFChicago magazine.

Jason Day, Michael Phelps Headline

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon

Sign up for our Email Newsletter

For Email Marketing you can trust

Our Friends in the Field

Golfweek Amateur Tour

Desert Mountain Club

Hot Springs Village

Arrowhead Golf ClubHamilton County

Bowes Creek Country Club

Lake of the Ozarks Golf Trail