| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:04 PM
Like professional athletes who get ready for their respective seasons in training camp, weekend golfers prep their games in the offseason. Some work out feverishly doing golf-specific exercises. Others take lessons to hone their swings. And more than a...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Put simply, when it comes to golf, Matt Ferguson brings the goods, whether he is teaching the sport or just talking about it. It is this passion that has allowed him to build the Churchville Golf Center, which he owns and runs, into a world-class...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 9:25 AM
The national TV audience for the Grand Prix of Baltimore declined by about a fifth from last year's inaugural event, according to Nielsen Media data released Friday.
Last year, a total of about 1.35 million viewers watched telecasts of Labor Day...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Can golf be part of a serious fitness routine, or is it simply a recreational pastime highlighted by driving an electric cart and swinging a club every five minutes? And can golfers even be considered "real" athletes?
Now you've got us started.
| Jul 21, 2012
| 6:53 AM
In Michael Phelps' telling, one of the greatest Olympic careers almost began with a skinny dip. It was the first trip out of the country for the kid from Rodgers Forge, and he gawked like a tourist — not at monuments or museums — but at the...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 6:20 PM
In the old days, Tiger Woods might have won the AT&T National with ease. In the old days, Woods might not have needed his closest competitor to bogey the last three holes at Congressional Country Club.
In the old days, Woods might not have stopped to...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 6:00 PM
The Golf Boys finally got some much needed street cred.
It was right before last year’s U.S. Openwhen a bunch of young Americans who called themselves “The Golf Boys” took quite a bit of criticism for the silly video spoof they did....
| May 21, 2012
| 5:08 PM
BETHESDA — A victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March seemed to signal Tiger Woods' return to a short list of the world's best golfers. His five-shot win was reminiscent of what Woods had done for more than a decade — right down to...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 12:33 PM
Tiger Woods has been compared with other great golfers, legends like Jack Nicklaus and even Bobby Jones dating back to Woods' days as an amateur. He has even been compared with other great athletes who dominated their sport, like Michael Jordanand Roger...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:54 PM
— When Tiger Woods broke a 2 - 1/2 year drought without an official PGA Tour victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March, it didn't come down to a crucial putt as in 2009. Woods, much like he did when he was the most dominant player on the...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:44 PM
It only took a glimpse of the gallery following Tiger Woods in Saturday's third round of the AT&T National to figure out that something was amiss at Congressional Country Club.
There were about 50 people -- media included -- watching a player who...
| May 3, 2011
| 3:57 PM
It has been quite awhile, arguably more than three years, since Michael Phelps was able to focus solely on the sport of swimming.
After winning eight gold medals at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Phelps not only felt like he'd lose his mind if he...