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America Golf.com: 2017 Masters Preview

2017 Masters Preview   America Golf is pleased to preview The 2017 Masters will be contested between April 6th and 9th at the Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Georgia.  This year will be the 81st edition of the golf tournament, where winners compete to wear the famous green jacket. The Masters is unique in that […]

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Arnold Palmer: Life & Times

The Life and Times of Arnold Palmer Arnold Daniel Palmer, came into this world on September 10th, 1929. Born in Latrobe, a small steel mine town in Pennsylvania, Palmer was introduced to golf at a young age by his father “Deacon” who was the green keeper at Latrobe Country Club and later went on to […]

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The 2016 Olympic Games & Golf

The 2016 Olympic Games, will be the first time golf has appeared at the summer event, since 1904. The session of the 121st International Olympic Committee, in 2009, recommended golf made a return as an Olympic sport and this was agreed upon, with the Olympic Games in Rio, set as the return date. A new […]

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The 2015 Open Championship – Preview

The 2015 Open Championship, or British Open as it is also known, will be the 144th edition of the tournament. The event will be held between the 16th and 19th July and played at the Old Course, St Andrews. It will be the 29th time the Open Championship has been hosted by this famous course […]

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Classic Ben Hogan

“The only thing a golfer needs is more daylight.”   Ben Hogan View image | gettyimages.com

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1964 Masters – 50th Anniversary of Palmer’s Final Major

Arnold Palmer’s victory at the 1964 Masters would be his final Major Tournament victory. His 6 shot victory over Jack Nicholas and Dave Marr at Augusta. Arnie captured 7 major championships during his golf career and continued to win 24 more times on the PGA Tour after the 1964 Masters win. In addition, Palmer won […]

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BEN HOGAN VS SAM SNEAD – 1965-MATCH – VIDEO

Ben Hogan and Sam Snead in Video clip form the Wonderful World of Golf Match 1965.   America Golf would like to present a video clip from the Wonderful World of Golf in 1965 Featuring the Master, Ben Hogan and the Great Sam Snead. The match takes place over two days at the beautiful Houston […]

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2014 Pebble Beach Preview

The Farmers Almanac was right on the mark with their prediction of a seriously cold winter for the  United States. It’s time to warm up and look forward with  the PGA’s Tour annual visit to Pebble Beach Golf Club. America Golf considers Pebble Beach one of the Top 10 Courses in the United States. Pebble […]

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Ben Hogan’s Swing – Look and Learn

Please enjoy the video presentation of the Hawk’s perfect swing. Notice the beautiful tempo and ease of motion. Hope you enjoy.  

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Spieth Wins John Deere Classic, Youngest PGA Winner in 82 Years

Jordan Spieth became the youngest PGA Tour winner in 82 years by capturing the 2013 John Deere Classic on the fifth hole Sudden-Death playoff on Sunday. America Golf considers Jordan Spieth an excellent Rookie of the Year candidate for the 2013 Tour season. Spieth leaped into the Sudden-Death Playoff by making birdie on 18 from […]

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JUSTIN ROSE CAPTURES 2013 U.S.OPEN AT MERION

United Kingdom Professional Golfer, Justin Rose, won his first Major Golf Championship by Winning the 2013 United States Open on Sunday at Merion Golf Club. The 32 year old Champion won by 2 shots over third round Leader, Phil Mickelson and Jason Day. America Golf considers Merion Golf Club an outstanding course for the U.S. […]

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Mo Norman’s Simple Effective Golf Swing – Private Clinic Video

America Golf is proud to present a Private Golf Clinic by Professional Golfer, Moe Norman, featuring his trademark golf swing that features simplicity, distance and accuracy. The Clinic was filmed in 2001 and Moe was almost 70 years old. One can tell by Moe’s teaching skills that he really loves the game of golf. Enjoy […]

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Adam Scott Captures 2013 Masters Tournament – First Australian Winner

 One of the great aspects of the Masters Tournament is that there is always an exciting finish with numerous players in the hunt. The 2013 event seemed to follow the trend yet again, as there were as many as half a dozen golfers within striking range of a green jacket heading into the back nine […]

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The Masters Champions – 1934-2012 – Video History

America Golf came across a wonderful video produced by Hawk Yuni that covers the video history of past Master Champions. A new champion will be crowned in a few short days. Enjoy the Presentation:  

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14-Year-Old Chinese Golfer Breaks Master’s Record

Guan Tian-Lang, a fourteen year old Chinese golfer will become the youngest Amateur to qualify for the 2013 Masters Tournament. Guan Tian-Lang just won the Asian-Pacific Amateur Championship in Thailand to qualify next year for the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Georgia, April 11-14, 2013. Tian-Lang became the youngest Masters qualifier after replacing Matteo Manaserro from […]

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Augusta National Golf Club – Home of The Masters

A History of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters When it comes to the biggest names in golf, and the tournaments that they play, one of the biggest names that come through is none other than Augusta. The Augusta National Golf Club is located in the heart of Augusta, Georgia and it is arguably […]

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