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By GBB Staff Introduction Wow, it feels great to be back. Back at Augusta National and back in April. The blooming azaleas are back. Smaller numbers, but the patrons are back. The Masters never disappoints and entering the 2021 event there were plenty of intriguing storylines. Rory has admitted that his swing has been impacted by trying to hit it as far as Bryson and has switched swing coaches. Can he make a run at the green jacket and his career grand slam? No, unfortunately he missed the cut. Speaking of Bryson, can the Incredible Bulk smash Augusta National? No,...

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By GBB Staff Introduction If you want to up the ante on the amount of exercise and physical exertion you experience during a round, you can impact that by how you decide to get around the course. You can choose to walk the course while carrying your bag, you can choose to ride a motorized cart, or you can choose to walk while using a push cart.  Walking / Carrying Your Bag For those wanting to maximize the workout, walking and carrying your bag is clearly the most physically demanding option. A round of golf that includes taking up to...

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By GBB Staff Introduction It is safe to say that we are all happy 2020 is over and behind us. In the world of golf, many events were cancelled or postponed and some of our favorite players had to withdraw from big events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While we haven’t solved the virus yet, we have learned about how to live with it and we are hoping to have an uninterrupted season in professional golf. 2021 is setup to be a historic year in the sport and below we highlight our favorite stories.We Must Start with the Majors In...

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By GBB Staff Introduction 2020 has been a strange year both on and off the golf course. The PGA tour was operating as normal until the week in March whenever everything stopped. One round of the Players Championship was played, and the tour was halted while we figured out the COVID-19 pandemic. It took a few months, but safety protocols were established, and professional golf returned in June. What did it look like? The same, but different. A withdrawal or two each week due to a positive test and no fans in attendance, but the TV product was still high...

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By GBB Staff Introduction We knew it would be different. Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Masters was moved from April to November. We traded azaleas for fall foliage. We traded a brutally firm course for a soft track. We traded roars echoing through the pines for almost total silence. We didn’t mind the trade-offs, did you? It is amazing how one course consistently delivers magic, drama, euphoria, and sadness. We suspect a January Masters would be great – have you ever tried to putt those greens with a mild frost? Thrilling Sub-Plots We will get to Dustin’s new green jacket...

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