Naples News & Events

  • Master The Art Of The Punch Shot

    Golfer's Guide instruction by Scott Newhouse From a sand wedge 60 yards away to a 4-iron recovery shot through the trees back into play, the punch shot is a shot that takes practice. Let’s talk about the recovery shot first. One thing that I have learned by watching the 15 to 30 handicappers is that when you are in trouble, the first rule is to get ou ...

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  • EWGA Championship Series Semifinals Set

    EWGA, an organization enabling current and aspiring business and professional women to connect through golf, will host its 17th Annual Championship Series starting this month. The event is the world's largest women's amateur golf competition. More than 2,400 women will participate in the championship series, which starts with individual chapter championship ...

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  • Verandah Hosts Realtor Golf Tournament

    FORT MYERS, Fla. – More than 130 realtors gathered at Verandah for the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Beach golf tournament benefiting three programs – Vacations for Veterans and the association’s Crisis Fund and Housing Foundation. The four-person teams were divided into four categories – men’s, women’ ...

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  • Gulfcoast Amateur Golf Association of SW Florida

    May 17, 2012 — Golfer's Guide received some exciting news today in this letter from Mike Dopslaff: Dear Amateur Player, I am very pleased to announce the launch of the Gulfcoast Amateur Golf Association with a one day event to be held at Stoneybrook Golf Course in Estero, Florida on Saturday, June 2nd, 2012. ...

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  • Junior Golf Medalist Program at Stoneybrook Golf Club

    Giving kids a game for a lifetime! The program is designed to help kids improve their game by teaching quality life principals and sharing golf’s necessary fundamentals. Saturday Medalist Program $50.00 per Month Saturdays 10 A.M to 12 P.M Kids 4 to 8 years old Saturdays 1 P.M to 3 P.M Kids 9 to 14 years old Weekday Developm ...

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  • Fred Nagelson Wins Sun Cup Amateur Golf Tournament

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — The Sun Cup Amateur Golf Tournament produced its very first champion on Friday, May 4th at Old Corkscrew Golf Club. Fred Nagelson, from Fort Myers, Florida (Olde Hickory Country Club) persevered through five rounds of competitive golf against a field of 50 of his peers on Southwest Florida’s finest golf courses. Fred had ...

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  • Former Miss America and Mediterra Resident Kylene Barker McNeill Scores Two Hole-in-Ones

    Mediterra residents Jeannelle Brady, Kylene McNeill, Linda Squires and Tracy Petracca with The Club at Mediterra Director of Golf Rob Anderson celebrating McNeill’s first hole-in-one of the season. NAPLES, Fla. (May 7, 2012) – Kylene Barker McNeill, crowned Miss America in 1979 a ...

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  • WCI Experience Specials for May

    Starting May 1, 2012, WCI Experience card access begins at: The Colony Golf & Country Club Tiburón Golf Club Venetian Golf & River Club ...

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  • Old Corkscrew Summer Memberships Available

    Now Available: Summer Membership Valid: May 1 - October 15, 2012 $400 plus tax; offer limited to the first 20 subscribers and then increases to $450 ...

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  • Bonita Bay East Summer Program a Hole-in-One

    Naples, Fla. (April 18, 2012) – Unlimited golf at Southwest Florida’s most extraordinary pure golf experience make Bonita Bay East’s Summer Passport Program one of the area’s best golf deals for daily fee play. Located in North Naples, the 1,400-acre golf facility features two award-winning Tom Fazio-designed championship courses. T ...

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