Hilton Head Island News & Events

  • Tips from the Pros: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

    PGA Teaching Professional Roben Sutton at Hilton Head National Golf Club will be more than happy to impart complicated swing techniques and spout all the technical mumbo-jumbo that many younger pros preach. But what he believes is critical in helping you imprve your game is YOU being able to FEEL what you’re doing with your swing (and maybe knowi ...

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  • Upswing Golf - A New Model for Success!

    How do you compete with the “Big Boys” of the golf equipment industry, who have many years head start in marketing and manufacturing, not to mention deep, deep pockets to fund their ventures? Two veterans of the front lines of the golf industry wars, Richard Merk and Bret Larsen are trying to do it in a revolutionary way, one club at a ti ...

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  • "The Straight String"

    In the golf swing, clubhead speed is generated through the law of centrifugal force. Your first science teacher tied a string around a rock and spun the rock in his or her fingers. The string formed the radius of a circle and the teacher showed you te radius had to remain constant to maintain the rock’s orbit. Make the clubhead your “rock& ...

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  • The MCI Heritage

    Didn’t someone famous once say, “It doesn’t matter whether you win or lose, it’s how you handle the post-game?” When Darren Clarke visited the media room after dropping nine shots to par in the last 13 holes at Harbour Town and blowing a four-shot lad at the MCI Heritage over Peter Lonard (Clarke being willing to talk about ...

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  • Celebrity Golf

    After almost literally throwing “caution to the wind” last Labor Day weekend, organizers are planning the 25th anniversary edition of an Island tradition, the Hilton Head Island annual Celebrity Golf Tournament, slated September 2nd, 3rd and 4th at tree of Hilton Head’s most treasured layouts. Last year’s tourney was jeopardize ...

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  • Hilton Head - The Golf Island

    While many golf destinations struggle to stay true to successful pasts, Hilton Head Island has never lost sights of its glorious roots. From the day the first course was born on Hilton Head in 1961 to today, the island golf community has always vaued quality over quantity – a belief that has earned Hilton Head the reputation as The Golf Island. ...

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  • Five Aces On Hilton Head Island

    Golfer’s come to Hilton Head Island seeking a memorable golf experience. They expect perfect golf conditions, impeccable course conditioning, challenging layouts and friendly service. While this standard of golf can be found throughout the Hilton Head area, one impressive portfolio of courses is providing such a high quality of challenging, di ...

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