Meet two guys who are attempting to play 1,000 different golf courses in their lifetime and how they are documenting the quest. Also, a look back at The Memorial on the PGA Tour and the U.S. Women’s Open Championship. Also, finding consistency in your putting game.
On a special Memorial Day evening edition, topics include Aaron Wise’s first PGA Tour victory along with Justin Rose’s win at Colonial and why he was even in the field in the first place. Then, a preview of The Memorial at Murfield Village, early odds to win the U.S. Open at Shinnecock and how to choose between a mid or long iron and hybrid when you’re out on the course.
Jason Dufner bounces back from a third round 77 to win his fifth PGA Tour title at The Memorial in a tournament that had a ton of oddities surrounding it. Also, a review of golf at Streamsong Resorts in Florida, will Phil Mickelson miss the U.S. Open in two weeks, overcoming the dreaded shanks, and a quick preview of the St. Jude Classic.
William McGirt wins The Memorial but how did the action in Ohio change our predictions for the U.S. Open in Oakmont? Also, Sectional Qualifying was held at 10 locations across the country for next week’s U.S. Open at Oakmont, we talk with Guerin Rife of Evnroll Putters, Tiger Woods’ new book announced, and some final thoughts on the NCAA Golf Championships in Oregon.
Jordan Spieth’s win at Colonial means the big three have each won a big event in the month of May and now Spieth, Jason Day and Rory McIlroy are heading to The Memorial, and in three weeks, Oakmont for the U.S. Open. We preview The Memorial and give our early Open picks. Also, a quick review of the Breaking 80 IS400 Rangefinder which can be found at Amazon.com for just $109.99. The NCAA Golf Championships, how to pick the right clubs for your game, and sweeping changes coming to the European Tour by 2018. All this and more on a special Memorial Day edition of the GolfJay.com Podcast.
Not many golfers look forward to playing in the rain but when you have to, it’s good to be prepared. We talk about some techniques for golfing in the rain. Also, a review of a new innovation in golf gloves, the new Bionic golf glove. Finally, have you lost your confidence? Tiger Woods seems to have lost his. We’ll talk about potential reasons why he fired an 85 at The Memorial this past weekend.