January Begins a New Golf Season
You Know You are a Golfaholic if: All of your gifts at Christmas
were Golf related.
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~ Ben Hogan
Even though it is still cold and snowy in northwest Ohio and southeast
Michigan, our television screens are filled with scenes of palm trees gently
waving in the ocean breezes. People wearing flowered shirts, shorts and
sandals are watching golf’s best begin the 2017 PGATour season in Hawaii.
I love this time of year. The holiday season, complete with family and
friends, has just wrapped up and thoughts of a sunny trip to Florida begin
to fill my conscious waking hours. The PGA Show will be held in Orlando
at the end of January. It is always a treat to see old friends and check out
the latest golf gadgets and technology.
Before you know it, in February, theToledo Golf Showwill alert northerners
that the beginning of golf season is not that far away. Plus, baseball’s best
report to spring training in Florida and Arizona. Can the Indians repeat as
American League Champs and get to another World Series?
Days gradually grow longer and the hope that accompanies the new golf
and baseball seasons puts a spring in one’s step.
We have another loaded NWO Golf Links again this month. New
ownership atBrandywine Country Club brings hope that a
course can be saved and prosper.
Did you make any New Year’s resolutions? Ed Travis has a couple that
will improve your golf gameand Greg Liberto will help get your mind
in the game.
The PGA Tour has started its 2017 campaign. We have some questions
and preview the changes to the schedule.
This is the beginning of the third year of NWO Golf Links as a digital
magazine and we look forward to bringing our loyal readers golf stories,
information and tips to make 2017 your BEST golf year EVER!
Hope I see you on the Back 9.