Hilton Head Island Golf Scene

  • Daufuskie Island Resort & Breathe Spa

    Where do Hilton Head Islanders go to get away from their own little piece of paradise? To the place that is what Hilton Head used to be. A place with the same kind of Lowcountry beauty that has drawn vacaioners to this corner of the world for the last five decades, without all of the growth that has come with it. No highways, no cars, no noise. Yet quite ...

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  • Island West Golf Club

    Value is a concept. We appreciate value, and we value those who value us. Not something for nothing, but something worthwhile for our time and treasure. Welcome to Island West Golf Club, the only Fuzzy Zoeller design in the Lowcountry. As you might epect with anything Fuzzy, the accent is on “fun” One of the most affordable courses in the ...

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  • Pilates for Golfers

    Pilates? It might have take a couple years for you to figure out how to say it (you don't need to ask your significant other, its pill-lat-tays, like what you'd take with your fancy coffee, and you learned how to say that, right?). But if you found out it only took 15 minutes a day, required very little equipment, helps prevent the back and joint in ...

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  • The Club Maker: Connie Rockhill's Passion for Performance

    You’ve heard the analogy that being fitted for custom clubs is like buying a suit from a tailor instead of right off the rack. Connie Rockhill, “The Club Maker”, takes it at least one step farther, blending club fitting with teaching. “If you learned to run in oversized clown shoes, I’m sure you’d to run a little b ...

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  • Chunky Soup or Skull City?

    How to Cure Your Short Shot Blues By Roben Sutton, PGA Life Member Golf Instructor, Hilton Head National Golf Club All that work on the range with your big stick is paying off. You're finally driving the ball in the fairway consistently, giving yourself chances to hit greens, or maybe leaving yourself short shots to get up-and-down for par. Bu ...

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  • Sea Pines Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

    Coming off a year that saw the PGA TOUR dominated by 40-something Vijay Singh, maybe it shouldn’t be a surprise that the National Golf Course Owners Association passed over the young, flashy new resorts in this “next big thing” world and named the trdition-rich Harbour Town Golf Links at The Sea Pines Resort as the recipient of the 2005 ...

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  • Hampton Hall Golf Club

    The Club at Hampton Hall is one of the reasons this dynamic Lowcountry community has earned rave reviews from both golfers and home buyers. At this exceptional golf club, members and guests enjoy not only the thrill of Pete Dye golf…they are treatedaily to the privilege of world-class amenities and personalized service which have become Hampton Hal ...

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  • Verizon Heritage 2006 Preview

    The year before he won the 2005 Verizon Heritage, Australian Peter Lonard had the opportunity to treat the week after Augusta the same way most golfers headed to Hilton Head Island do, a chance to decompress, enjoy some sunshine and warm April breeze, play a great golf course at Harbour Town and take in the quaint island nightlife that’s made the I ...

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  • The Moment of Truth

    Impact is the culmination of all that has gone on before it. The quality and direction of your shot is determined here. It is the most dynamic in a series of increasingly dynamic positions. And as such, you cannot simply place yourself at impact durig motion if the previous positions are not joined together in a dynamic fashion. Try this drill to help ...

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  • Golf Tips from...The Golf Academy

    Improve Tee Shots A driver does not go much farther than a 3 wood unless it is in the hands of a very skilled player. The loft and length of the 3 wood makes it easier to control and improves the direction of your shots. Replace Long Irons with Lofted Woods The tendency with long irons is to try to help the ball up, creating a topped shot and le ...

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