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Five of the most unusual golf course settings in the world

Source: GOLF.com By Evan Rothman Uummannaq Greenland It’s not pronounced “you maniac,” but maybe it should be. Nor is Uummannaq, a small island in Greenland, a traditional golf course; a “greens committee” would be oxymoronic, given there’s no grass, simply ice and snow, and you roll the rock on “whites” (yeah, that’s what they call the […]

Cameron Smith’s trick for tight-lie chips: Turn more!

Source: GOLF.com By Luke Kerr-Dineen TOUR-TESTED TIPS: Golf’s best players make the game look effortless. How do they do it? That’s what we wanted to find out. Luckily, these guys were more than willing to talk. We tracked down Cameron Smith to teach us the secret to tight-lie chips. Cameron Smith: “Weekend players fear tight lies, but […]

When (and where) should you let a group play through?

Source: GOLF.com By Josh Sens The Etiquetteist: When (and where) should you let a group play through? The progression of golfers around a course is similar to traffic on city streets, replete with slowpokes, speedsters, bottlenecks and breakdowns. The difference is that traffic on a course is mostly self-policed. In the absence of strict laws and […]

Why speed is the key on every putt

Source: GolfDigest By Michael Breed You’re looking over a long, breaking putt, and in your mind you start drawing a picture of the ball snaking its way to the hole. What’s wrong with that image? Nothing, as long as you don’t forget about speed. Speed is the biggest factor in putting. Good speed with a bad […]

How A Doorframe Can Help Your Golf Swing

Source: GolfDigest By Keely Levins Learn how to turn back, not sway. Let’s talk about hip turn. James Kinney, one of our Golf Digest Best Young Teachers and Director of Instruction at GolfTec Omaha, says that from the data GolfTec has collected, they’ve found lower handicap golfers have a more centered lower body at the […]

Celebrate Mardi Gras the Woodside Way!

MARCH 5 IS FAT TUESDAY! It’s almost Fat Tuesday and that means… Mardi Gras! We may be a bit far from New Orleans, but we’re bringing the party to Fairways of Woodside with our Mardi Gras Celebration!  Celebrate with king cake, jambalaya, & Mardi-Gras drink specials ALL DAY LONG! DRINK SPECIALS $5 Hurricanes $4 Mai Tais $4 Maibock $3 […]

Mystery Beer Day is coming up!

MYSTERY BEER DAY | THURSDAY, FEB. 21 We’re Spring cleaning & you get to celebrate with Mystery Beer Day! All beer cans & specialty drafts are only $3! Make sure you get some good eats from our revamped Fireside Grille while you’re here like our Steakhouse Burger: bacon & homemade onion strings topped with cheddar & pepper jack cheese, drenched in […]