Entries by Summer Glen

Better Chips are on the way!

Better Chips Through Quiet Hands Occasionally, newer and seasoned golfers alike get nervous over the ball when faced with a tough lie, forced carry or tight pin. But if your knees are knocking over every short shot, this tip is for you and better chips are on the way. Next time you miss a green, […]

Which golf ball best fits your game?

The Great Golf Ball Search How To Find The Best Ball For Your Game With so many brands of golf ball overloading the marketplace, it’s difficult if not confusing to figure out which one best fits your golf game. Here’s a sensible game plan to help you logically conduct and conquer The Great Golf Ball […]

The ceremonial tee shots will have to wait until November.

Missing another tradition unlike any other: The Masters’ honorary starters According to the weather report, the temperature in Augusta at 7:45 on Thursday morning is supposed to be 70 degrees, rising to a high of 85 by mid-afternoon. If the world was a normal place right now, thousands of people would be preparing to pack […]

We are Open and taking necessary precautions at SummerGlen

Concerning COVID-19 & Golfer Safety In light of COVID-19, we are taking action to provide you with the safest environment possible at SummerGlen.  The staff is frequently sanitizing high touch points & we have hand sanitizer available upon request. All activities are still going as planned. Nothing is more important to us than the health […]

Proper precautions when playing golf during the Coronavirus

Golf and Coronavirus: 11 things you should never do when playing golf The coronavirus has upended the world in a matter of weeks, devouring golf’s 2020 schedule and shuttering golfers indoors as they work-from-home. Yet playing golf is still very much on the table. Encouraged, even, but only if you take certain straightforward precautions. We have a big […]

Swinging the club from a solid base

Avoid this common mistake to create more power Look at old videos of the best swings of yesteryear, and you’ll likely see the golfer’s lead knee move toward the ball during the backswing. At the same time, the lead leg’s foot would roll inward and the heel would come off the ground. For the most […]

Friendly Competition at SummerGlen

SummerGlen Friendship Cup Open to SummerGlen Residents & Members (Ladies Only Event) March 17th & 18th  |  8:30 am both days GREEN TEAM vs. YELLOW TEAM Two Teams compete for bragging rights and FREE LUNCH on Wednesday, March 18th for the Winning Team Registration Fee:  $25 Pass Holders | $65 Non-Pass Holders includes golf both […]

Only six months until Olympic Golf

Qualifying for the U.S. Olympic golf team: How to do it and Tiger’s chances The men’s Olympic golf tournament is still six months away, but Americans, including Tiger Woods, trying to grab one of the four spots available in the 60-player field are already in an intense battle to get to Tokyo, where the competition begins […]

The grip causes eternal fascination for golfers

How you can change your golf grip without even realizing it Editor’s Note: Baden Schaff has been a PGA teaching professional for 17 years and is the co-founder of Skillest, a digital platform that connects golf students with golf coaches across the world for online lessons. To learn more about Skillest and to book a […]

It’s time for our Member / Guest Invitational!

CALLING ALL MEMBERS! It’s time for you to invite your favorite golfer to the 2020 Member / Guest Invitational at SummerGlen Golf Club. March 7th & 8th — 8:30 am Shotgun Start BEST TOURNAMENT ALL YEAR! Golf · Food · Fun $130 per team includes brunch on Sunday, tee gifts, green fees for guest and […]