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  • Two Golf Myths for the New Golfer

    Written by David Graham Certified Instructor, Faldo Golf Institute There are a few myths that show up on the lesson tee from time to time. These myths are passed on from generation to generation, and can have a harmful effect on your golf swing. I have chosen two of the most common myths to debunk: No. 1 – You should always keep your hea ...

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  • New Turf, Same great Layout

    Haines City’s award-winning Southern Dunes Golf & Country Club has re-opened with new Champion Bermuda Dwarf greens, the result of an unexpected improvement project that closed the course for much of the summer. Grain has yet to take hold, and the greens are rolling as well as any course in the Orlando area. ...

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  • Falcon's Fire Golf Club debuts new look

    Falcon’s Fire Golf Club has debuted a new and improved look, further establishing it as one of Central Florida’s leading public-access coures. The $1.5 million renovation project is highlighted by resurfaced greens, a Championshiplength layout stretching to just over 7,000 yards and a remodeled clubhouse. As part of the golf course enhanc ...

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  • Stoneybrook West come back to our new future

    Since our purchase of the Stoneybrook West in late spring, we have been working diligently to improve every aspect of the property to provide each guest with an exceptional experience. Our maintenance team has been hard at work to improve the overall look and feel of the golf course. We’ve received many comments from our guests about how great the co ...

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  • Life with Lord Byron

    Laughter, Romance, and Lessons Learned from Golf’s Greatest Gentleman They don’t make professional athletes and husbands like the great Byron Nelson anymore. That’s the resounding message passed along by Peggy Nelson, Byron’s wife of 20 years, in her loving tribute to the man she worshiped and the time they spent togethe ...

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  • Stirling Sotheby's International Realty Opens Welcome & Marketing Center at Bella Collina

    Stirling Sotheby’s International Realty has opened a new Welcome and Marketing Center at Bella Collina, located in Lake County north of S.R. 50 near Montverde. Roger Soderstrom, founder and owner of Stirling Sotheby’s International Realty, said the Welcome and Marketing Center, located in a fashionable 4,800-square-foot luxury residence, nea ...

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  • Falcon's Fire to Honor Armed Forces with Fairway Furloughs Program

    Orlando's Falcon's Fire Golf Club announced it will participate in the "Fairway Furloughs" Military Golf Program designed to honor the nation's Armed Forces. In celebrating America's military men and women, the new program provides active, reserve and retired military personnel with tremendous values at 28 acclaimed Marriott Golf courses thro ...

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  • Kids Golf Classic Supports Higher Education in Osceola County

    The Education Foundation of Osceola County is sponsoring its 17th annual Scholarships for Kids Golf Classic on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010, at the beautiful ChampionsGate Golf Resort. ChampionsGate, located 10 minutes from Disney World, offers two challenging 18-hole courses designed by accomplished architect and golfer, Greg Norman. Thanks to the involvemen ...

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  • Lake Mary Prep Senior Wins City Title at Timacuan Golf Club

    LAKE MARY - A 17-year-old senior at Lake Mary Prep was not very kind to his elders on Sunday in the Lake Mary City Golf Championship at Timacuan Golf Club. Owen Curry shot an even-par 72 from the back tees over the Ron Garl design to win the city title by two shots over runner-up Jay Sampsell. John Henry was third at 76. ...

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  • Fire & Ice Promotion Debuts at Falcon's Fire Golf Club

    Falcon’s Fire Golf Club, one of Central Florida’s finest courses located just minutes from Walt Disney World, recently introduced “Fire & Ice,” a first-of-its-kind golf promotion created for local golfers and frequent travelers to the area.  The “Fire & Ice” promotion features a great summer rate of just ...

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