Archive for February, 2010

Tiger Woods 2011 - Year of the Tiger Delayed Indefinitely

2011 was supposed to be Tiger’s year even if it is the Year of the Rabbit. Having put his personal garbage out at the end 2009 and after a torrid 2010 season where Woods struggled with a lack of form, no tour wins and a reworked swing with Canadian coach Sean Foley, 2011 was supposed to give golf fans the thrill to witness Tiger Woods return to his former glory.

The reality has been very different.

Tiger Woods

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The Best Golf Courses in Hawaii

There is no wonder why visitors to Hawaii always return home filled with wonder. Golfers have island a wide variety of golf courses on this island paradise. On each of the six major islands, set amidst beautiful scenery, with frequently perfect weather and on championship quality courses, Hawaii golf courses never fail to amaze and captivate the travelling golfer

Hawaii’s Big Island boasts the Kohala Coast and a trio of the best golf courses in Hawaii: Waikoloa, Mauna Lani and Mauna Kea. he sheer quality, enjoyment and beauty of courses such as these that have given Big Island the nickname of the “Golf Capital of Hawaii” and it is not difficult to see why. Big Island though boasts more than just this trio of outstanding courses for the golfer, sixteen courses available to the public sweep across the island and are set amidst verdant, volcanic soils and black rock, makes playing golf here a rare and enchanting experience.


Turtle Bay Resort

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Preparing for your Golfing Holiday - Golf Travel Insurance

The game of golf is celebrated for its tranquil and calm approach to one’s surroundings. It is often enjoyed by those who wish to escape stressful work environments. There should be no reason why the game of golf will not offer you this escape, as long as you prepare fully.

Golf Equipment

Playing golf is indeed an expensive sport. Whether seasoned or beginner golfers, golfers are required to have the right equipment to suit their own personal needs. Prices vary according to one’s level of experience.

Whether it is the newest state-of-the-art tee for the driving range, second hand golf clubs for beginners or the ultra modern push cart, motorized with a remote control to drive and carry your equipment around the course, it is clear that purchasing equipment is an investment in your game of golf. And like any investment one needs to insure it. Theft of golf equipment is often not covered in household insurance, so you need to top-up with a golf travel policy before you leave.

Golf Travel Insurance Equipment

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Top 10 U.S. Masters Golf Tournament Moments

The Masters Golf Tournament is held every year at Augusta National Golf Club in Texas and over the year we have all witnessed some spectacular rises and falls on this course, so we decided to bring you the Top 10 Masters Golf Tournament Moments.

There have been a few privileged golfers, who after days of testing their talent and passion have had the honor to wear a green jacket and hit an honorary tee shot on the morning of the first round.

Lets look at the top 10 Masters moments:

Here is a list of Masters tournament champions of the past 11 years

Year↓ Champion↓ Country↓ To par↓ Margin↓
2011 Charl Schwartzel South Africa −14 2
2010 Phil Mickelson (3) United States −16 3
2009 Ángel Cabrera Argentina −12 Playoff (3)
2008 Trevor Immelman South Africa −8 3
2007 Zach Johnson United States +1 2
2006 Phil Mickelson (2) United States −7 2
2005 Tiger Woods (4) United States −12 Playoff (2)
2004 Phil Mickelson United States −9 1
2003 Mike Weir Canada −7 Playoff (2)
2002 Tiger Woods (3) United States −12 3
2001 Tiger Woods (2) United States −16 2
2000 Vijay Singh Fiji −10 3

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