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Developing a skilled chipping and pitching game requires the ability to influence trajectory and spin. Having the ability to hit your two most lofted wedges, three different trajectories, will give you the ability to cover many shots around the green. Let’s consider “Trajectory 1” the lowest trajectory with the most amount of roll. “Trajectory 2” is our mid-trajectory with mid-roll …

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When Tiger won the Masters two months ago, it was the most popular win by any professional golfer since… Tiger won the Masters in 1997. The amazing Mr. Woods is both the youngest winner at Augusta National and the second oldest.  Don’t need to recite here the things he’s had to overcome – the worst for me would have been …

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The LPGA Tour is a wonderful potpourri of players from all over the world. In recent years many of the leading players have been of Asian origin – at first it was women from Korea, and in more recent years there have been some fine golfers from Thailand too. How is it that female golfers who are often from non-English …

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With the weather in Texas finally improving and golf season now in full swing, we are starting to see more foot related issues here at the clinic. It is like clockwork for us, every spring we start to see sore feet due to overuse from golf to running and lots of sprained ankles. Many of the other issues we start …

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Summertime in the DFW Metroplex means drinks by a highrise pool, road trips to the lake and backyard barbecues with friends. Skin and hair care is probably the last thing on your mind while out having fun in the sun.  The intense Texas sun and humid conditions  should make your skin and hair care routine a priority. With a few grooming tips, …

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By Art Stricklin and Eli Jordan The 100-year history of the Dallas Athletic Club includes three different locations, three generational head pros, two championship golf courses, one legendary major championship winner and decades of memories. Back in May, the club held one of several events planned to celebrate 100 years as part of the Dallas community. However, this event would …

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In searching the rural routes for wilderness golf adventures, trains have been my constant companion. Everywhere I go. Always there.  Railroads and golf courses have shared a common bond since way back. Trains were instrumental in the development of our country, cutting through mountains and other obstacles that stymied explorers as we expanded west. Golf courses followed suit, sprouting up …

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There has been a re-birth of a spectacular golf course deep in the East Texas pines. Once known Southern Hills Golf  Course, Tempest  Golf  Club is open for play after a major renovation.  Renovations started in 2016 and Tempest has done some serious work as they have maximized space from the previous layout while using the land to their advantage …

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Volvo’s name was registered in 1911 as the derivative from the Latin term “volvere” meaning “I roll.” Well, prior to 2017 Volvo owners rolled in universally admired ultra-safe rides with dowdy ultra-conservative square physiques. Lately, though those homely shapes have morphed into runway gorgeous figures. Talk about your eye-popping before and after shots. Now, you can drive and arrive safely …

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When you think of the great dining experiences in Dallas, there are several that immediately come to mind, and for years, the original Bob’s Steak & Chop House on Lemmon Avenue has been one of the go-to destinations for steaks, chops and top-quality seafood.  After almost a decade away from the business, Bob Sambol stepped in and bought the licensing …

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