World Golf Awards

By Vends | A magazine that celebrates the winners and nominees of the World Golf Awards together with all the latest news and product developments from this great game.

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Golf is one of only a handful few professional sports where competitors don’t need to wear a uniform. This enables golfers to flaunt their form sense …

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John Daly has nothing to hide, and that's why he's still a fan favorite

POTOMAC FALLS, Va. – John Daly is 51, not 31, but who’s counting? He’ll always be the lovable, grip-it-and-rip-it, devil-may-care golfer who says exactly what he thinks at any moment of the day and gathers fans like a latter-day Nicklaus or Palmer, senior tour version.<p>On the eve of the KitchenAid …

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Scott Jamieson leads on Thursday at BMW PGA Championship

Scotland's Scott Jamieson made the most of ideal conditions to claim a share of the clubhouse lead in the first round of the BMW PGA Championship on …

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After hard-luck finish at NCAAs, Wake Forest's Jennifer Kupcho gets sweet consolation prize

How do you get over losing a national championship? How about qualifying for another one.<p>Jennifer Kupcho’s heartbreaking stumble on the second-to-last hole at the NCAA Women’s Championship on Monday was somewhat tempered two days later when the Wake Forest sophomore shot a 68-72 during U.S. Women’s …

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Ernie Els penalizes himself for a curious -- and noble -- reason

Ernie Els has one of the sweetest swings on tour, but it's his even-tempered demeanor, altruistic nature and sound character that makes him one of the more well-liked guys in golf. A bizarre situation at the European Tour's BMW PGA Championship won't change that standing.<p>On Wentworth's par-5 12th …

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Over its total of 27 holes, RACV Royal Pines Resort can configure three disti...

<b>Over its total of 27 holes, RACV Royal Pines Resort can configure three distinct 18-hole golf courses.</b> It also hosts the country's best players at …

Peppers Moonah Links Resort is located in prime Australian coast and bushland...

<b>Peppers Moonah Links Resort is located in prime Australian coast</b> and bushland less than an hour and a half from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne. …

Designed by renowned golf course architect, Robert Trent Jones Jnr, this stun...

<b>Designed by renowned golf course architect, Robert Trent Jones Jnr, this stunning 18 hole course challenges even the best golfers while still</b> …

Wentworth gets its act together for PGA Championship amid uncertainty

The European Tour hopes a significantly improved course can give a much-needed boost to the PGA Championship which, despite some notable absences, has plenty of attractions including Ian Poulter and Justin Rose<p>Properly pinpointing the status of the BMW PGA Championship has not been particularly …

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Watch Phil Mickelson's classic exchange with "1920s Reporter Guy" at Colonial

Phil Mickelson's win at Colonial in 2008 was memorable for a few reasons. To start, there was an incredibly daring and clutch approach shot through the trees on the final hole, a converted winning birdie putt, and a fan doing a cannonball into a pond as the ball disappeared into the hole. Here's a …

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Enter a world of tranquillity and escapism with your own private sanctuary. ...

<b>Enter a world of tranquillity and escapism with your own private sanctuary.</b><p>As the first InterContinental Resort to land in Australia, …

Novotel Twin Waters Resort is a 4 star secluded beachfront accommodation nest...

<b>Novotel Twin Waters Resort is a 4 star secluded beachfront accommodation nestled alongside the Maroochy River and set as one of the top Sunshine</b> …

Located in South Australia, 60 kilometres from Adelaide, the beautiful Baross...

<b>Located in South Australia, 60 kilometres from Adelaide, the beautiful Barossa Valley is a gourmet lover's paradise enriched by a strong cultural</b> …

How can the BMW PGA Championship become meaningful to Americans? Here's one man's plan

This week’s BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, the first in the European Tour’s new Rolex Series of $7 million events, has never lacked ambition. Or, it must be acknowledged, financial backers. As far back as 1968, the Schweppes drinks company was the sponsor at Dunbar (one of only three Scottish …

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The Making of a U.S. Open course: Erin Hills, Part 6

<i>This is the sixth in a series of stories from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel leading up to the U.S. Open, June 15-18, at Erin Hills in Wisconsin.</i><p>Bob …

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Scarcroft Golf Club Course Review

Not overlong, the delightful course at Scarcroft is both great fun and at the same time a strategic test. Rob Smith greatly enjoys…<p><b>Scarcroft Golf</b> …

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Shipley Golf Club Course Review

The West Riding of Yorkshire is blessed with an abundance of extremely enjoyable golf, and Rob Smith believes Shipley Golf Club deserves to be far …

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Former long-drive champ Jamie Sadlowski makes PGA Tour debut this week

Jamie Sadlowski, known for smashing golf balls into oblivion, will make his PGA Tour debut this week at the Dean & DeLuca Invitational. The two-time long-drive champion was added to the field by way of a Champions' Choice invitation, according to Jimmy Burch of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.<p>Last …

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Port Stephens is a perfect ‘getaway’ destination. This blue water paradise is...

<b>Port Stephens is a perfect ‘getaway’ destination</b>. This blue water paradise is made up of pristine unspoiled waterways two and a half times the size …

So close to Sydney yet truly a world away, the Hunter Valley is the birthplac...

So close to Sydney yet truly a world away, the Hunter Valley is the birthplace of Australian wine with over 150 premium wine producers holding a very …

Set in over 3 hectares of lush tropical gardens, Hotel Grand Chancellor welco...

<b>Set in over 3 hectares of lush tropical gardens, Hotel Grand Chancellor</b> welcomes you to the tranquil seaside village of Palm Cove, gateway to the Far …

Jason Day joins long list of short misses at worst possible time

The one aspect of golf that separates PGA Tour players from the rest of the pack is putting. Teaching professionals and top amateurs alike can all rip driver down the middle and flush an iron inside 15 feet, but it’s what comes next that gets you to the next level.<p>That’s why anytime you see what …

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In defense of Jordan Spieth, Trump course preps for spotlight, and Lefty's new swing guru

I Think…<p>The world needs to lighten up on Jordan Spieth as he prepares for a title defense at this week’s Dean & Deluca Invitational. At 23, Spieth has built up enough history (12 PGA Tour victories, two majors) to earn the cover of Wheaties boxes and deserves a chance to figure out his game during …

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Make your swing ageless like Bernhard Langer's by getting centered

Line up your joints to take pressure off your back<p>In theory, PGA Champions players should have a shelf life. After all, every year there's a new set of 50-year-olds to put pressure on the aging stars.<p>But 59-year-old Bernhard Langer is showing no signs of slowdown. Langer scorched the field Sunday …

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#Tasmania is renowned for its untouched wilderness, pristine coastline, cool ...

<b>#Tasmania</b> <b>is renowned for its untouched wilderness, pristine coastline, cool climate wines and fresh local produce</b>. The rugged north east coast of …

Situated halfway between Sydney & Brisbane on the beautiful Coffs Coast, Bonv...

Situated halfway between Sydney & Brisbane on the beautiful Coffs Coast, Bonville Golf Resort is the ideal location for your next individual or group …

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Jason Day's emergence, Jordan Spieth's mini-slump, and Nicklaus' record tied: Dew Sweeper, May 22

<i>Welcome to the Dew Sweeper, your one-stop shop to catch up on the weekend action from the golf world. From the professional tours, trending news, social media headlines and upcoming events, here's every golf-related thing you need to know for the morning of May 22.</i><p><b>Back in the high life for Billy …

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Alvaro Quiros tops Zander Lombard in playoff for Rocco Forte Open win

Spain's Alvaro Quiros had mixed emotions after recovering from squandering a seven-shot lead with 12 holes left to beat Zander Lombard in a playoff …

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