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The Metropolitan Golf Association (MGA) has announced its 2014 "Play Day" schedule. Open to all members of the MGA, the Play Day events provide an opportunity for players of any handicap to compete at the tournament level. This year the MGA Play Day schedule features 9 events starting May and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at WAM Golf
Dubai doesn’t do anything subtle. They build the world’s tallest building (Burj Khalifa), the world’s only 7 star hotel (Burj Al Arab), the world’s largest mall (Duabi Mall) and the world’s largest man-made island (The Palm). So when it comes to golf in the Emirate of Dubai, you’d be right... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2014 at WAM Golf
If you’ve spent time on the golf course then you will have no doubt heard the debate about whether forged or die cast golf clubs offer the best performance on the course and whether either can improve an individual’s game. Both types of golf club heads have their advantages and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2014 at WAM Golf
Soreness and a tight back are often common ailments after a day on the course. Chronic back pain and severe joint tension are not. From poor posture and techniques to insufficient stretching and conditioning, golfing mechanics affecting more than a golfer's game may need to be tweaked to avoid long-term... Continue reading
Posted Dec 27, 2013 at WAM Golf
The holiday season is upon us which means the season for giving. While golfers pretty much buy whatever they need during the season, you can still find some great ideas for the golfer in your life. In 2013 we have seen a lot of hot products. Here are eight that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2013 at WAM Golf
The spirit of golf hasn't changed since the 1400s, yet the golf club has evolved incredibly, thanks to new materials and innovative technologies. The golf ball is also being revolutionized, and today's players can practice swing perfection with the assistance of cutting-edge designs and high-tech gadgets. Below is a glance... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2013 at WAM Golf
Bitterly cold and blustery conditions across the UK during the winter months can spell the end of the golfing season, but by booking a break at a golfing resort you may be able to save your clubs from hibernation for a little longer. This article details a few popular world... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at WAM Golf
We recently took out 9th annual golf trip and our destination this year was Crystal Springs Golf Resort in New Jersey. Home to 7 golf courses, three hotel options, and geographically convenient, it seemed like a great fit for our group of 10. Indoor pool at Minerals Resort & Spa... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at WAM Golf
We recently had our family golf outing (9th annual) and every year we do golf shirts. This year I was looking to do something a little different and decided a ballmarker with our logo on it would be great. I reached out to the guys at to see if... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2013 at WAM Golf
The US Open receives some of the best TV Coverage of any sporting event. The golf channel is there the entire week to catch player interviews. It's previewed on ESPN and other sports shows around the world. It even makes news headlines where other tournaments may not. Unfortunately for most... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2013 at WAM Golf
I had the opportunity to play New England Country Club in Bellingham, MA, last week and wanted to share my thoughts. Tucked on the border of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, New England Country Club is a public golf course designed by Hale Irwin. Approach on the 3rd hole My Experience... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2013 at WAM Golf
The MGA announced it's 2013 Play Day schedule featuring a mix of public and private golf courses in New York and New Jersey. The 2013 schedule kicks off on May 20th, at Bellport Country Club and ends on Monday, October 21st, at Harbor Links Golf Club. Dutchess Golf Club is... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at WAM Golf
It's finally golf season here in New York and now is the time to start your list of must-play golf courses in the area. Our first feature focuses on playing golf on Long Island and when it comes to Long Island golf, there is only one person to turn to:... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2013 at WAM Golf
WAM Golf is now following Seth Godin
Mar 31, 2013
Phil Mickelson has always been one of the most exciting players on the PGA Tour. His short game around the green has is arguably the best in the business and he's never scared of attempting something new. At the WGC- Cadillac Championship "Lefty" didn't disappoint when he decided his best... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2013 at WAM Golf
Rory McIlroy starts 2013 under pressure as the World Number One and has already courted controversy by his decision to join Tiger Woods at Nike. With figures as high as $250 million being bandied about for the ten-year deal, it is no wonder that some are questioning the motives behind... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2013 at WAM Golf
It didn't take long for Phil Mickelson to earn his first PGA Tour victory of the young 2013 season. Just 7 days after Tiger Woods claimed victory at the Farmers Insurance Open, Mickelson went wire-to-wire to earn his 41st PGA Tour career victory. Mickelson created a buzz on Thursday when... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2013 at WAM Golf
Anthony Scorcia on TV Through Social Media I have been fortunate enough to connect with Anthony Scorica, host of the Scorcia On Par radio show on Long Island. When it comes to golf on Long Island, there are few people with the passion an knowledge Anthony has. I have personally... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2013 at WAM Golf
18 is awesome! I have heard great things about Bandon Dunes and hope to play it in the near future. Best of luck in your quest to play Whistling Straits in 2013! Thank you for commenting and it looks like I have some work to do if I'm going to catch you! Mike
This wasn't supposed to be my first post of 2013 but the list is too exciting to ignore. As I start to plan where I would like to play in 2013 I can't help but glance at this list to see if I can add a new Top 100 to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2013 at WAM Golf
The highlight of my golf season is often our annual golf trip. We just completed our 8th year and I have begun planning the 9th and 10th. There are certain variables on golf trips you can't account for... this was one of them. On a bright note, we're blessed with... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2012 at WAM Golf
Golf Genius Software Announces Release of (via PR Newswire) WAYNE, Pa., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Genius Software has announced the release of Developed and tested in collaboration with golf leagues and PGA Professionals across North America for the past 12 months, GolfLeagueGenius is the first web-based... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2012 at WAM Golf
I had heard good things about Salem Golf Club in North Salem, NY so when the opportunity presented itself to play I had to take it. A private club, and no connections, I was able to access this beautiful course through and MGA Play Day as the season expired. The... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2012 at WAM Golf
I joined the Metropolitan Golf Association (MGA) a couple of years ago when I relocated to New York so I could receive an official USGA Handicap without having to join a specific club. I like to wander around and play golf so I can share my experiences and have not... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2012 at WAM Golf
Every year I take an annual golf trip with my usual group of family and close friends. This year we went to Cape Cod for our fall classic to take in some old New England charm. Our trip would take us to three different golf courses, one of my favorites... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2012 at WAM Golf