Mike Bailey


  • Firestone Country Club, where this week's WGC-Bridgestone Invitational is being conducted in Akron, Ohio, may be an exclusive private club, but you don't necessarily have to be a Firestone member or guest of a member to play there.

  • Last week, when flying home from Detroit, a young man seated next to me confessed that he loved golf but he's terrible at it. Like many, though, he really didn't know what steps to take to get better.

  • CHARLEVOIX, Mich. – While much of the country is playing its golf in record high temperatures, Northern Michigan is, well, a little warmer than usual. And that's still pretty good.

  • There are well over 100 golf courses in the Myrtle Beach, S.C., area, but if you were looking to spend just a few days there, sticking with one set of golf courses might be the ticket.

  • As the PGA Tour makes its way to the Northeast with the Traveler's Championship (at TPC River Highlands in Cromwe

  • The St. Jude Classic (June 10-13) is played at the TPC Southwind, an exclusive private club in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Nike Golf has been making golf clubs for less than a decade, yet there's enough golf history for the company to fill three walls of fame, which are located in The Oven, Nike Golf's Texas-based research-and-development center for golf clubs.

  • While the PGA Tour is spending a couple of weeks in the Dallas-Ft.

  • For the past 20 years, fathers and sons from around the world have competed in a golf invitational at Waterville Golf Links

  • It's been tweaked, it's been pampered, and it's pretty much perfect. Combine that with the 'greatest meeting of land and sea,' as Pebble Beach Co. CEO Bill Perocchi puts it, and you've got an incredible U.S.