Posts by Jordan Griggs

Titleist Club Fitting: Does It Benefit A High Handicapper?

“What’s the yardage?” My Dad asked, standing on the windswept 18th tee of Wild Dunes Resort, waves crashing in the nearby distance. “125, playing 135-ish,” I reply, tossing a few grass clippings in the air. Pulling his 7-iron, he takes his patented two practice swings, addresses the ball, and gives it a might smack. The clanging…

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French Lick Resort: A Historic Golf Destination

Standing on a small platform adjacent to the breathtaking West Baden Springs Hotel, Brittany and I watched as what appeared to be an early-1900s trolley car turned the nearby corner and slowly chugged toward us. “Wow, how cool is this?” I said to her, as the conductor slowed the train and welcomed us aboard. A…

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Foxwoods Resort Casino: A Connecticut Golf Getaway

The mere mention of golf in the northeast is sure to peak the interest of even the most novice golfers. As one of the most prolific golf regions in the country, cities like Philadelphia, New York and Boston tout what seems to be an endless supply of epic golf. Many of the drool-worthy venues that…

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Summer’s Shoe Choice: GFORE Disruptors

It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of GFORE golf shoes. With loads of straight-out-of-the-box comfort and a style unlike any other, what’s not to love? My collection of Gallivanter’s admittedly may be getting a little out of control, but I’m placing partial blame on Mossimo (GFORE’s creatively fueled founder) for cranking out so…

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Redvanly: Introducing Athluxury Apparel For The Course

On a crisp, spring Saturday morning in Manhattan, a slowly rising sun illuminates the fashion-shop lined West Village streets. Early morning joggers emerge from every corner as the vibrant chirps of awakening birds liven the scene. A duffle bag clad gym goer crosses the still sleeping NYC streets, while a pair of stylish golf course-bound dew…

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Mesmerizing Moments: A Morning With Tiger

“Let’s go Tiger!!!!” Shouts echoing as far at the ear could hear were undeniable, and what the ear couldn’t pick-up, the eyes could certainly see. Peering toward the crest of the 10th hill some 280 yards back, a heard of briskly walking spectators emerged. It was clear: Tiger was officially on the course. Though the…

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Wells Fargo Championship: 3 Reasons Wednesday is a Spectator’s Dream

“Man boys, how cool would it have been if that went in!?” Sauntering over to an arm’s length reach from the ropes, Carolina Panther star Greg Olsen couldn’t contain his excitement after nearly recording a hole-in-one in Wells Fargo Championship Pro-Am. He beamed with pride in the near miss, chatting back and forth with the…

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Mystical Monday: An Ethereal Morning at Quail Hollow

I love early mornings, and this past Monday at Quail Hollow Club sure was one of the best. The ringing of my iPhone alarm clamored well before the rising sun, but after a mere 5 hours of sleep I instantly considered snoozing for a few more. After all, it was just day one of the Wells…

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Sprint to Streamsong – Episode 6: The King & Bear

After crossing into Florida — our 8th and final state of the trip — we kicked off golf in the sunshine state with a stop at The King & Bear in St. Augustine. Designed by Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus, The King & Bear course blended these architect’s styles, pairing two nines that test just…

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A Master(s) Guide to Spring Style

It’s without a doubt, one of the greatest golf weeks of the year: Masters week. Blooming Georgia azaleas, vibrant shades of green, and a bustling Augusta National Golf Club signify the official start of the golf season. Snow ridden states begin to thaw (we hope), golf clubs emerge from months of hibernation, and office productivity…

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