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My best friend is a hero!

From the “and I thought I was doing cool stuff” page, here’s a great feel good story. My best friend, entertainment lawyer David Rose of Pryor Cashman Sherman & Flynn saved some guy’s life last week. Apparently while waiting in line at Tony Luke’s...

Pacific Dunes – Bandon Oregon

PACIFIC DUNES GOLF COURSE Round Lake Drive Bandon, OR 888.345.6008 www.bandondunesgolf.com Architect: Tom Doak Par 71 Excitement Level – 12/12 Difficulty – 9/12 Conditioning – ***** Cost – $200 peak, $60 reduced Value – ***** Tees Yards Rating Slope Tournament 6557 72.9...

I’ve Got Michelle Wie Fever!

Help! Somebody call the doctor quick! I’ve got Michelle Wie Fever! What’s wrong??? Why, it’s Michelle Wie – there’s sooooo much that’s newsworthy and I’m just burning up with excitement! I can’t see straight. My ears are ringing I’m...

DAN MAPLES AND THE PIT – PART 2

The Pit’s popularity crosses a broad spectrum of player abilities. It is fair and negotiable for average players, “but when its tournament time” Maples says with a knowing look “we can tuck those pins in some cool places. My favorite line that describes The Pit is ‘Purgatory at its best...

THREE PACK – OF GREAT PGA TEACHING PROS!

They are our unsung heroes. Those great teching professionals who are our svengalis of swing, our crying towel after losses, our homestyle sports psychologists, and our hope for the future (and the future of our great game). This week we highlight three great course pros who are great...

ARROWHEAD GOLF CLUB – LITTLETON, CO

ARROWHEAD GOLF CLUB 10850 West Sundown Trail Littleton, CO 303.973.9614 Architect: Robert Trent Jones, Jr. Par – 70 Excitement Level – 10/12 Difficulty – 5/12 Cost – $125 peak, $35 reduced Yearly Memberships – No Conditioning – **** Value – ***** Tees Yards Rating...

ABOUT.COM GOLF INTERVIEW WITH AWITP

Brent Kelly and the nice folks at about.com did an interview with me about my book and blog. Please check out their terrific golf site at www.golf.about.com and if you want to read the interview there the link is . Golf Course Architecture Aficionado Turns Passion into Book Project Jay...

TOUR JOURNAL Vol. 2 – Florida ’05

Thanks to everyone who made the first trip of ’05 such a success. The only thing better than great golf is great friends and great golf together and this trip was surely “meet new friends but keep the old, one is silver and the other gold. PGA Golf Club – Dye and South...

TOUR JOURNAL Vol. 1 – Great Fla trips and Fla Top 10

Great Florida Trips Jacksonville Area (four or five days): Sawgrass (five stars value, 12/12 Excitement Level, 12/12 Design), Ocean Hammock, (four stars value, 9/12 Excitement Value, 10/12 design) Amelia Island Plantation. (four stars value, 7/12 Excitement Value, 7/12 design) Day 1: Fly...