Golf News

Is There a Better Sunday in all of Golf?

Ah yes.  Sunday at The Masters.  Is there a better Sunday in all of golf?  The azaleas are in full bloom, the golf course is perfect, and CBS Sports has somehow figured a way to put a microphone on the birds. There's currently only 13 players under-par going into the final round.  All these guys are within 5-shots of the lead, which means … Continue Reading

Golf Equipment

Four Years Strong on Front9Back9 Golf Blog

This past Sunday, I celebrated the four year anniversary of Front9Back9 Golf Blog.  What did I do you ask to celebrate?  Well, nothing really.  I was busy moving into a new house and I had full intentions on writing something but never got around to it.  But not to fret, I am off from work […]

Edwin Watts Golf Shops Heads For Bankruptcy

Over the years, there’s been numerous small golf shops that have come and gone here in San Antonio.  During this time, two big brands have stayed put – Edwin Watts and Golf Galaxy.  Edwin Watts has two stores here in San Antonio and Golf Galaxy unfortunately has one. I will never know why the smaller […]

Top 10 Reasons for Getting Custom Fit

Despite its rise in popularity, there are still those with reservations when it comes to Dynamic or Custom fitting. If you’re still unsure about it, here’s a run-through the top 10 reasons for getting with the crowd: Don’t Spoil Technique! Regular practice using ill-fitting equipment can cause bad habits which are difficult to undo! A […]

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Front9Back9 Golf Picks: The Masters

Ah yes, it’s that time of the year.  The azaleas are blooming, the birds are chirping, and Tiger Woods will miss his first Masters in 20 years while nursing a back issue.  It’s Masters Thursday and Arnie, Jack and Gary will be hitting the ceremonial first tee shot and then we can finally get into […]

Chip-In’s & Chunks: Kooch Falters, Kids Win and Phil Is a Quitter

Chip-In’s & Chunks is all about the good and bad in the game of golf from the past week.  Do you have something to add?  Let us know on Twitter @Front9Back9 , Facebook or Google+. Chip-In’s (the good) Drive, Chip and Putt Championship is Great for Golf Most golf industry professionals will tell you getting kids involved in the golf […]

Teeing Up for Success

Golf Book Review: Teeing Up for Success

I recently read a book titled Teeing Up for Success:  Insights and Inspiration from Extraordinary Women.  The book was written to support the EWGA Foundation and features 30 inspiring stories from women from all professions who attribute a part of their success to the game of golf.  I had reached out and requested a copy […]