Read this week's blog from Lauren Hunt, who is trying to find out if our biker friends play golf when they visit the Myrtle Beach area. You might be surprised!
To begin the coverage of the 2013 U.S. Open Championship, The Golf Director.com on Thursday, May 24, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. EST, George Honeycutt and Hugh Royer III (PGA Tour Professional & PGA Teaching Professional) will broadcast a comprehensive preview of this the second of the four major golf championships (Masters, U.S. Open, British Open and PGA Championship). This U.S. Open Championship will be played on Merion Golf Club (East Course) which has played host to more USGA Championships…Continue
Added by George Honeycutt on May 21, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments
One day, shortly after joining the PGA tour in 1965, Lee Trevino,
a professional golfer and married man, was at his home in Dallas,
Texas mowing his front lawn, as he always did. A lady driving by in a big, shiny Cadillac stopped in front of his house, lowered the window and asked, "Excuse me, do you speak English ?" Lee responded, "Yes M'aam, I do" The lady then asked, "What do you charge to do yard work ?" Lee said, "Well, the lady in this house lets me sleep with…
Added by Bo the Webguy on May 17, 2013 at 7:36am — No Comments
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Added by Ben Hunt on May 16, 2013 at 12:42pm — No Comments
The Golf Director provides a one-stop web location for information about Myrtle Beach Golf Courses. There is plenty of course information contained on individual course sites and other web destinations, but in the interest of efficiency, The Golf Director brings course descriptions, score cards, slope ratings, and other player's comments to one community location.
In addition to building an unmatched course database, The Golf Director provides golf talk radio with a global reach. TGD…Continue
Added by Jeff Gilder on May 10, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments
The National Golf Foundation (NGF) performs research on golf and golfers whom they interact with via membership or volunteer registration with their company which also includes the American Golf Census currently counting over 283,000 golfers registered in their census network.
The NGF compiles and reports on golf industry details such as rounds…Continue
Added by George Honeycutt on May 8, 2013 at 10:20am — No Comments
Will Fosdye talks about this week's Wells Fargo Championship and your game.
So the commish has made the official announcement that IGF, although a banned substance, is not detectable under certain test conditions thus, Vijay Singh did not seem to ingest any detectable volume so no further actions will be taken against him as related to this matter.
From the announcement yesterday and subsequent commentary made by media or people of the PGA Tour...let's remember that Vijay started this whole ordeal by his own admission of using the "deer antler spray" and he…Continue
Added by George Honeycutt on May 1, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments
In an effort to keep our patrons and partners up to date on the reach and impact of The Golf Director as a global platform for Myrtle Beach Golf through Golf Talk Radio we offer another update regarding the global interest in golfing the Grand Strand.
Having officially launched in January of 2013 The Golf Director Network is establishing itself as a viable platform to learn…Continue
Added by Jeff Gilder on April 30, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments
It is time for the Masters!!!!
This is my favorite golf tournament. I am excited that it is finally here after a fun and exciting start to the PGA Tour season. Augusta National is the perfect setting for the perfect golf tournament. There have been some of the most memorable shots in the history of golf hit at the Masters. And this year should be no different.
I have been waiting weeks to get to this preview. I have thought about my picks long. I have thought hard…Continue
Added by Brian Stefan on April 10, 2013 at 7:30pm — No Comments
With just three short months under our belts, The Golf Director has produced, broadcast, and archived over forty golf talk episodes...all about Myrtle Beach amateur golf. The broadcast team of George Honeycutt, LPGA Professional, Karen Nicoletti, and Shan Coughlin are adding new programming each week targeting golf visitors to the Grand Strand.
The reach numbers are becoming more significant with each week. Having reached…Continue
Added by Jeff Gilder on April 8, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
As we are entering into a new year and the golf club manufactures are again spending millions on advertising and signing PGA Tour players, I have to look at the amateur side of things and wonder if the $100.00 per iron and $400.00 per driver is really helping the typical amateur player. Yes, I sell and will continue to sell golf clubs in our shop to anyone that is interested, however I strongly believe that if the amateur player, or even the more experienced, lower handicap player would…Continue
A little trip to Atlanta to see the Easter Bunny and celebrate the little golfer birthday. Good fortune to spend a couple of days with old and new friends on the links on a couple of familar and not at all familar golf courses. One thing for sure...any golfer spoiled by the ever green grasses and manicured conditions of the Grand Strand, really feel fortunate and ready to return to the coastal carolina beach area. To see the ball fly against a green backdrop versus dormant brown with a…Continue
The Golf Director is ready to award the first prize package of a series of monthly giveaways called Tee Me Up Myrtle Beach.
The first package winner will be announced this coming Thursday April 4, 2013 on Shan Coughlin's Amateur Golf Talk LIVE show at 1 PM.
In the package:
A MyGolf Rewards annual membership from the Grand Strand Golf Association giving the member and their guests the…Continue
Added by Jeff Gilder on March 31, 2013 at 1:55pm — No Comments
Looking for men to play in the Golf Muster tournament to help the Little River Veterans Welcome Home and Resource Center. Details on the tournament page. See more about the Center at : http://veteranswelcomehomeandresourcecenter.org/about.php…Continue
Added by Sherry Higginbottom on March 25, 2013 at 5:53pm — No Comments
Just around the corner is another great event hosted by Nick's Cigar World in North Myrtle Beach South Carolina. The folks here from the Golf Director attended the one last week and thoroughly enjoyed learning about Italian Wine, playing dominoes and the hearing about the making of Torano cigars. This next event will also include great information about the featured cigars, and again, there is a complimentary wine tasting right next door in the Cigar Lounge. There is even a first…Continue
Added by Shan Coughlin on March 25, 2013 at 2:36pm — No Comments
Announced late today by the PGA of America, The Dunes Golf and Beach Club & The Grand Dunes Golf Club will host the 2014 PGA Professional Championship. 310 PGA Professionals will converge in the Grand Strand in June 2014 to compete over four days for the covented PGA Professional Championship. After day two, the field will be cut to top 70 players plus ties. The event will be televised by The Golf Channel which list viewers at 110 million. Congratulations to the PGA Professionals,…Continue
Added by George Honeycutt on March 6, 2013 at 8:02pm — No Comments
The Donnie Kelly Golf Tournament is in 3 weeks. We need your entry forms and money in ASAP. The deadline was today, but will extend a few more days. Please call Kezia Whitehurst Sessions, Paul Craver or the club and let us know if you want to play! Thanks so much! http://www.ducksatoceandrive.com/parties.htm…Continue
Added by Jennifer Bethea on March 1, 2013 at 7:57pm — No Comments
Do you like to play golf? Do you like to play golf in Myrtle Beach? Have you ever planned a trip to play golf here in the Grand Strand and get frustrated with the course layout or get upset that no one told you the greens were under repair? What about certain courses? Wouldn't you have liked to have been told to never attempt to cut the corner on this dogleg left, because only a few pros have come close.....
The Golf Director is the site for you. Join the site and connect with…Continue
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