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Common Courtesy on the Golf Course

Common Courtesy on the Golf Course

If you’re a casual weekend golfer, you probably learned the game the way most weekend golfers do – you tagged along with friends who enjoyed it, were told “Just do what we do,” and off you went. This is a time-honored indoctrination into the world of golf, but when it’s just a bunch of friends hacking away once a week, one aspect that’s often underemphasized is the importance of common courtesy on the course.

Decoding Golf Lingo: “Three Putt”

Decoding Golf Lingo: “Three Putt”

When you’re first getting into the game of golf, it can seem like your buddies are speaking a foreign language, making it hard to keep up. Throughout the long, rich history of golf, players have developed their own lingo to describe lots of different shot combinations, situations and equipment. Take, for example, the phrase “three putt.” You’ve heard it more than once by now, but do you know what it means?