Tag Archives: Golf

BFTP: Masters Week: “This Guy Is Pretty Good”

BFTP:  Blast From The Past Wow, can’t believe it’s been 14 years since one of the greatest golf shots of all-time and the best branding sports moment ever for Nike.  Watch how the ball hangs on the edge of the … Continue reading

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Why golf is declining in America – Economist

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Masters Week: Champions Dinner, Bikini Wax, and Phil

Click here for a great graphic of the past 20 years of menus from the Masters Champion Dinners. Bubba Watson has yet to reveal what he will be serving up at this year’s Champions Dinner. Here’s what our menu would … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: Parallel Universes

After all the chat about conditions and how difficult this golf course is and how much rain and wind is there going to be, it was kind of weird standing in a shirt sleeves on the 9th tee looking at … Continue reading

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Masters Week: “This Guy Is Pretty Good”

“He’s picked out a landing spot which is a good 25 feet above the hole……..Well, here it comes…… Oh my goodness!… Oh wow!… In your life have you seen anything so good!” (click here if video is not observable)

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Masters Week: Some History

Some great video footage of the Masters Golf Tournament narrated by Alistair Cooke. Be patient with video quality.  Remember, they were back in the days of the shoulder of the technological innovation curve. (click here if videos are not observable)

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Masters Week: What Drives the Prize Money?

It’s one of our favorite times of the year.  Masters Week! The first of golf’s four major tournaments will tee it up on Thursday in Augusta and we’ll be posting some  factoids, data, video and Masters trivia. We start with … Continue reading

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Seven Days in Utopia

Any golfers out there?  Looks like Robert Duvall’s new movie, Seven Days in Utopia, may be the next Legend of Bagger Vance.   Should be out this weekend.  Can’t wait to see it. (click here if video is not observable)

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The Weekend Read: U.S. Open – Boehner v. Obama

Golf Digest estimates Mr. Obama’s handicap — perhaps generously, in the view of some golfers — at 17, meaning, theoretically, that the president would typically play 18 holes in the high 80s to low 90s. The magazine put Mr. Biden’s … Continue reading

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