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True story: Augusta National almost hosted the Olympics

This really is one of golf’s all-time great what ifs.

Augusta National has always been an ardent supporter of the Olympics, which makes sense, considering the course’s own history with amateurism and the Olympics’ obvious connection. 242 more words


Masters 2016: Spieth’s collapse, Willett’s triumph

Caleb Bailey, Sports Editor

The 2016 Masters have come and gone and the dust is just settling at Augusta National just a few hours west of here. 476 more words


Race Report: 2016 Augusta University Half Marathon

February 28, 2016:

I had never run a half marathon by itself before, so I thought it would be beneficial to me to give it a shot. 176 more words

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Scott Simmons Interview – Part 3 – Accomplishments, Public Players, and Augusta

A Quick Nine with Scott Simmons, CEO of Golf Canada

@36aday is pleased to introduce interviews with leaders in the game of golf in Canada. Nine questions are presented to probe important issues of the game, personal experiences, stories and insight. 1,449 more words


The Masters Experience

I’m still in a cloud. You’re probably tired of me tweeting about this subject, but I’m still feeling a Masters hangover. You know that feeling: when you’ve looked forward to something for so long, then it’s over almost as quickly as it began.   1,775 more words


Inside the Rose Bowl and Augusta National Within 4 Months

They say you get better with age.

I don’t really know about that, but it’s very difficult for me to find reason to complain about the 50th year of my birth. 294 more words