2019 U.S. Open musings: highlights from the maintenance facility

June 13, 2019 - By

The last time the world had its eyes on Pebble Beach, Mother Nature was delivering torrential downpours and even some hail for the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Four months later, the weather has been the complete opposite. “It’s been a Chamber of Commerce week for ...

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Monday player reactions from the course

June 11, 2019 - By

What a day at Pebble Beach for our team at Golfdom! We got to the course early and got a bunch of maintenance photos, then stopped by maintenance to join the crew for breakfast. Once the maintenance shop quieted down, we went out to visit ...

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Students share stories from AT&T Byron Nelson

May 17, 2019 - By

Despite tough weather conditions at last week’s AT&T Byron Nelson, the course at Trinity Forest Golf Club looked great. Thanks to John Deere, three students from the winning Penn State Turf Bowl team were able to take part in keeping the course tournament ready, in ...

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2019 National Golf Day by the numbers

May 3, 2019 - By

The schedule for the 2019 National Golf Day attendees — many of whom took time away from their places of business to participate — was filled to the brim with advocacy, community service and networking. Tuesday — day one — included the third annual community service project at ...

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2019 Masters Photo Parade: People of Augusta

April 16, 2019 - By

It wouldn’t be The Masters with the Golfdom team without us taking advantage of photo opps with the Friends of Golfdom — the superintendents and industry pros who help golf courses recover. Andrew Sandner, design associate, Staples Golf, Jones and Andy Staples, president, Staples Golf, take ...

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The Masters 2019: An experience unlike any other

April 15, 2019 - By

When we got kicked off of the course at Augusta National Golf Club (ANGC) during Tuesday morning’s practice rounds for the Masters due to approaching storms, I was a little bummed (though I did have fun texting a few people and telling them I’d been ...

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