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The style of play on a links golf course is considerably different fro...

wikipedia - 22 Jul 2018
The style of play on a links golf course is considerably different from the style of play on other types of courses. The challenges of links golf fall into two categories: Firstly, the nature of the courses themselves, which tend to be characterised by uneven fairways, thick rough, and small, deep bunkers known as "pot bunkers"; and secondly, due to their coastal location and lack of trees, many links courses are frequently windy. This affects the style of play required, favouring players who are able to pl
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Authors offer links between golf, history

Bryan-College Station Eagle - 23 Sep 2018
Historian Dan K. Utley and Austin preservation architect Stanley O. Graves combine two of their passions -- history and golf -- in Links to the Past: The Hidden History on Texas Golf Courses (Texas A&M University Press, $26 hardcover). It's a ...
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A Golf Obsession With Balance at the Core

Wall Street Journal - 22 Sep 2018
But while networking on the golf course on the way to becoming chairman of Zephyr Partners, a real-estate development company in Encinitas, Calif., he rediscovered the competitive edge of his youth on the links. At 59, he is winning amateur tournaments.
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Elk spotted near Boomerang Links Golf Course in north Greeley

Greeley Tribune - 18 Sep 2018
As fall nears and elk and deer head into low-elevation valleys, one elk decided Sunday morning to stop by the rolling greens at the Boomerang Links Golf Course in north Greeley. Marc Silva, head golf professional at Boomerang Links, said the elk booked ...
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Decorated college/amateur golfer found stabbed to death at course - 18 Sep 2018
On Monday, her body was discovered at Coldwater Links Golf Course after officials were concerned with seeing a golf bag with no one near it on the course. Barquin Arozamena was eventually found some distance away in a pond where her belongings were ...
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Photos: Ames police investigate homicide at Coldwater Golf Links - 18 Sep 2018
A police officer walks through Coldwater Golf Links where an investigation is underway into the death of former Iowa State golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena, on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Ames. The golf course reminded closed on Tuesday while the police ...
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ON THE LINKS Friday's pro golf results

Youngstown Vindicator - 22 Sep 2018
pga. Tiger Woods shares lead at East Lake. ATLANTA. Not even one bad hole could keep Tiger Woods from a share of the 36-hole lead for the first time in more than five years. Woods was on the verge of building a cushion Friday in the Tour Championship ...
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The future of 'golf' may not be on the links

Greenwich Time - 21 Sep 2018
In my upcoming book, “Disc Golf Land: Rise of an Unknown Sport,” I talk about how the rapid growth of several nontraditional sports – think roller derby, parkour, drone racing, esports and disc golf – has gone mostly unnoticed by the public and major ...
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Homestead girls win golf regional

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - 23 Sep 2018
KENDALLVILLE – On one of the first fall-like days of the year, Homestead girls golf fought through the chilly temperatures and windy conditions at Noble Hawk Golf Links, winning the East Noble Regional for the third straight year and earning a berth ...
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Death investigation underway at Ames golf course

KCCI Des Moines - 17 Sep 2018
A death investigation is underway in Ames after a golfer was found dead Monday at Coldwater Links Golf. Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation officials have confirmed agents are headed to Ames to assist in the investigation.
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HS GOLF: King Philip hands Canton first loss on links

The Sun Chronicle - 21 Sep 2018
PLAINVILLE — The King Philip Regional High golf team is riding high on the course these days, knocking off a previously unbeaten squad for the second day in a row Thursday. After handing the Mansfield Hornets their first loss of the season on ...
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ON AREA LINKS Golf notes

Youngstown Vindicator - 02 Sep 2018
TIPPECANOE COUNTRY CLUB. Dennis Miller cards course-record 63. CANFIELD. Long-time Valley golf standout Dennis Miller added another honor to his golf list. The one-time U.S. Open competitor now owns the course record at Tippecanoe Country Club ...

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