Columnist: Mike May

TRUE BLUE GOLF CLUB:  A BLUE-RIBBON EXPERIENCE

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  • 10 Days ago
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By Mike May If and when you get a chance to visit Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, do yourself a favor and book a tee time at the True Blue Golf Club. A memorable experience is guaranteed. If anything, you will probably be disappointed, you only budgeted time for one round and not two or more […]

Stay & Play at Goose Pond Colony in Northern Alabama

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  • 1 Month ago
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By: Mike May                        If you are searching for a scenic, relaxing, stay-and-play golf getaway, head for Goose Pond Colony Resort in Scottsboro, Alabama, a true Dixie delight. When you arrive at Goose Pond Colony Resort, you can’t help but relax and enjoy the resort. It’s built in a rural setting on beautiful Lake Guntersville and […]

The Oconee Course:  Truly One of Georgia’s Finest

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  • 2 Months ago
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By Mike May The quality of the golf experience at The Oconee Course at the Reynolds Lake Oconee is on par with the quality of the Ritz Carlton Lodge that sits across the street. If I had to limit my description of this stay-and-play experience to just four words, they would be pure, pleasant, photogenic […]

Golfer’s Have a Crush on the Love Course @ Barefoot Resort

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  • 3 Months ago
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By Mike May While Davis Love III will always be remembered for winning the 1996 PGA Championship, a winning Ryder Cup Captain, and for being the second oldest person to win a PGA Tour event, he deserves as many accolades for the work he has done as a golf course architect at The Love Course […]

GOLD TOE GOLF SOCKS ARE SECOND-TO-NONE

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  • 4 Months ago
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Any car mechanic will tell you that the key to a smooth ride in any kind of automobile, regardless of the vehicle’s sticker price, is a good set properly balanced and aligned tires. That same theory applies to golfers, as well. Regardless of the quality of your golf clubs and the rhythm of your swing, […]

Callaway Gardens:  Georgia’s Gorgeous Golf Getaway

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  • 4 Months ago
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By: Mike May Outdoor enthusiasts, walkers, hikers, bicyclists, birdwatchers, boaters, fishermen, and zipliners have been visiting Callaway Gardens, since the resort opened in 1952, but golf remains the number one attraction. Surrounding the courses at Callaway Gardens, you will see the magnolias, azaleas, and possibly even spot a great horned owl. Birdies, however, may be […]

England’s Atlantic Links: An Irresistible Golf Destination

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  • 5 Months ago
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This is a condensed version of the original article written by Mike May. The complete article can be read at: http://back9blog.com/ One specific golf destination in the southwest of England worth putting on the top of your ‘bucket list’ is the group of six championship links golf courses known as the Atlantic Links. This grouping, […]