Up to Par: Worshiping at the ‘Cathedral of Golf’

– A true believer hits the links at St. Andrews in Scotland. Vacations are a funny thing. After months of diligent planning, an off-handed detour can become the Holy Grail of the entire trip. Such was the case during our 25th anniversary trip to Scotland, Ireland, and England. My wife, Wendy, loves European history and…

Up to Par: Recalling the shots

Golf Digest contributing editor reflects on ‘more trips to the Masters than any man deserves.’ When friends learn you’ve been lucky enough to attend the Masters, they tend to tell you about it, even if they’ve never been. “The grass….no weeds, right?” “Much hillier than you can see on television, right?” “How about those pimento…

Golf on display

Lake Oconee takes top spots in Golfweek’s annual listing of “Best Courses You Can Play” —  The Seaside Golf Course at Sea Island Golf Club is, according to Golfweek, the number one “course you can play” in Georgia. But after that, it’s all Lake Oconee. According to the magazine’s annual listing, the Great Waters Course…