Tag: green speed

Photos by: Seth Jones | Grant Gannon

Reflections on Day 1 of PGA Championship

August 11, 2015 By
I’m halfway recovered from Day 1 of the PGA Championship, about to head out and enjoy Day 2. But first, a few reflections on Day 1… There were three, maybe four horns sounded to halt play due to weather. It ...

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Words and numbers: The importance of Stimpmeter readings and putting green speeds

April 9, 2015 By
In a 1937 issue of Golfdom, Edward (Eddie) Stimpson wrote an article introducing the “Stimpmeter.” An editorial note appeared just prior to the article that was somewhat dismissive of the use of the instrument, but said, “… there may be ...

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