Brazil's Lovelady: Media scaring foreign players
Brazilian Golfer Victoria Lovelady gives her take on players withdrawing from the Rio 2016 Olympics because of Zika.
Rocha: Future of golf in Brazil has 'taken first step'
Alexandre Rocha explains that golf’s return to the Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil will grow the game. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Brazil's Rocha: Olympic test event 'overwhelming'
Alexandre Rocha gives his first impressions of the Rio Olympic Course. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Gil Hanse on creating the Olympic golf course
Jimmy Roberts brings you the story of Gil Hanse and the creation of the Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
USA Golf, 4 Americans meet over Rio concerns
With Olympic WDs increasing, a “productive” meeting was held Wednesday between USA Golf officials and the four Americans expected to qualify for Rio.
The making of the Olympic golf course with Gil Hanse
Jimmy Roberts brings you the story of Gil Hanse and the creation of the Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.don't know that we will every get to build a more significant golf course . I think it is the opportunity of a lifetime. I don't see how a golf course can be designed from a different continent, or on a computer, or in an office. If we are selected to do this golf course and do the designs, I will move to Rio. For the period of construction. In March of 2012, the small town designer bid out 7 of the industries' biggest names including Hall of Famers Jack Nicklaus , Greg Norman and Gary Player for arguably the most important golf course to be built in decades maybe ever. It's always been our goal to be intentionally small. And we didn't want to haveand I and four other guys out there trying to build a golf course . By August gradually the situation begins to brighten. Slow but steady progress was starting to be made On site. Now the focus, instead of being sort of worrying so much about the schedule and where things are, the focus is where it should be. The attention's on the golf holes , on the features and on the character that we're trying to create out here. He's done a fantastic job given the limitations.
Olympics grows golf interest in Latin America
Rich Lerner reports from the 2015 Latin America Amateur Championship on the importance of golf in the Olympics. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.a telecomm company in the Caribbean. And he said that once the Masters Tournament , the RNA, and the USGA put their full resources and organizational skills behind this event, he said he knew it would beworld ranking points because this is as big as it gets. The Master's Tournament , the RNA, and the USGA, the founding partners of the Latin America Amateur Championship paid for all of the travel expenses. The
Judge Rules on Olympic Golf Course
Matt Ginella discusses the recent ruling about the Olympic Golf Course in Rio De Janiero, Brazil. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.and golf's return in Rio. But always some nervousness too surrounding this golf course . What can you tell us? Are we on schedule to have this golf course done? yeah. I, I texted with Gil Hanse last night. He assured me that this is nothing but positive news. The judge
Golfing World: FPG Golf Centre Brazil
Golfing World pay a visit to the FPG Golf Centre in Brazil, ahead of golf’s debut at the Olympic Games in Rio.game and spreading knowledge of it, not just in the city of Sao Paolo , but throughout the state and the rest of Brazil. With the Olympics coming to Brazil, that has helped us a huge amount
Hanse: Back nine of Rio’s Olympic Course
Gil Hanse shows off the back nine of the course in Rio for the 2016 Olympic games. Watch Morning Drive everyday 7AM ET.the U.S. men's team would look like. It would have Tiger, Phil, Zach Johnson and Dustin Johnson on the team if it were to be determined today. Well, here's what the women's ranks would look like.
Hanse: 'Cannot rush final details' of Olympic course
Gil Hanse said Monday that even though the progress in Rio has been slow and steady, he and his team “cannot rush the final details” on the 2016 Olympic golf course or it won’t turn out as desired.
Hanse: Front nine of Rio’s Olympic course
Gil Hanse shows off the front nine of the course in Rio for the 2016 Olympic games. Watch Morning Drive everyday 7AM ET.fact that, you know, there could potentially be a Dustin Johnson or Bubba Watson or a bomber in the tournament where a young kid, we don't even know about right now, who could be on the