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Golf is Like Riding a Bike, Right?

Being away requires time to reengage. Friends who haven't seen each other for a while take time to reengage. Our family recently vacationed together. We enjoyed being together again. We played games, went fishing, went to the beach, enjoyed sunrises and sunsets, and, most of all, we laughed a lot. It had been too long since we did that together. But, while we did have tons of fun, I didn't take my sticks and didn't play while I was away and now that we're back, I need to get ... Read more...
Steve Graves, Monday, August 16, 2021

Can We Take Out the Trash?

#Break90: Be prepared for some "trash talk" Golf is well known for its trash talk. Often defined as casual banter between two players meant to push your opponent off his or her game. Over the years there have been plenty of trash talking in televised golf tournaments. Paul Azinger and Seve Ballesteros had some epic trash talk battles and some of it was not too gentle. But, is there a place for talking trash? One-upmanship Starts Early I remember playing "King of the Mountain" ... Read more...
Steve Graves, Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Beginners Welcome? Really?

You have some time between jobs on Saturday and want to get out with your youngsters to play a few holes. This is a busy time of year and taking a beginner to the course on Saturday morning can be very intimidating for them and embarrassing for you. Where do you go? The range is another alternative, but that gets boring when you both want to play the course. You might want to consider taking them indoors. Besides the obvious benefits of indoors like no bugs, no chasing after mulligans, ... Read more...
Steve Graves, Friday, March 26, 2021

Why Golf is Essential

Ask any pediatrician or child psychologist and they'll tell you that play is essential as it helps young people understand themselves quicker and deeper than study. Play develops and/or reveals character. Golf is truly the "greatest game" we play, as it teaches us character traits like... Honesty - Did you count all your strokes? Did the ball move and come to rest in a different position? Perseverance - To see results, you must practice the following drills every day for the next ... Read more...
Steve Graves, Thursday, April 23, 2020

Is it FUN?

At Play-a-Round Golf, we want each of our guests to have fun, but helping them decide what game to play, under what conditions, and on which course can be rather daunting. So, we ask the following question to get the discussion started... "Challenging or confidence-builder?" Listening to their discussion tells me a lot about the group and why they're here. Are they here to enjoy the beer or wine they brought with them? Do they want to showoff their new driver? Have they brought a newbie ... Read more...
Steve Graves, Friday, January 17, 2020