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Nicklaus Course at Bay Point Golf Club Set to Re-Open Following Hurricane Michael Cleanup

Posted on: January 28th, 2019 by DestinGOLF.info

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Premier Destination Golf Course Features New Greens and Bunkers PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 23, 2019) – Bay Point Golf Club at Sheraton Bay Point Resort and KemperSports announce The Nicklaus Course at Bay Point will re-open for public play on March 1, 2019, following extensive cleanup and repairs from Hurricane Michael. […]


Golf Club Demo Day: It May Be Time For A Change

Posted on: December 22nd, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

I attended Demo Day at two different golf clubs in Daytona Beach and was privileged to test drive new clubs from several different club makers including Tour Edge, Titleist, Callaway, Taylormade and Mizuno. I was most impressed by the Exotics EXS clubs from Tour Edge. The Tour Edge rep was very helpful with my club […]

USGA Rules for 2019

USGA Rules Seminar Wasn’t Boring!

Posted on: December 4th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

What could be more boring than a USGA Rules Seminar? That’s what I thought going in but with all the rules changes for 2019, I decided to attend. On a rainy day at Rocky Bayou Country Club, we started at 9am and ended at 4pm and I was never bored. The FSGA presenters, Tony Capano […]

Tour Edge-CBX Exotics 19 degree hybrid golf club

Tour Edge Exotic Hybrid Clubs: Try ’em, You’ll Love ’em

Posted on: November 11th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

I’m a Tour Edge fan. Everything in my bag, including my golf bag, is made by Tour Edge. From my Bazooka driver to my Hot Launch hybrids to my Exotics irons, these clubs are worth your time to demo. I just took delivery on a new CBX Exotics 19 degree hybrid. This club is hot. […]

Play HIdden Creek Golf Course in Navarre

The Club at Hidden Creek: Navarre’s Diamond in the Rough

Posted on: October 16th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Until yesterday, I had never played The Club at Hidden Creek. The FSGA one day event gave me the opportunity to enjoy this diamond in the rough, where I spent most of the day. The course is very playable, especially the greens. They were smooth and fast. They were some of the best greens we […]

Regatta Bay Tournament

Regatta Bay FSGA One Day Golf Tourney

Posted on: September 24th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Regatta Bay hosted a FSGA one day golf tourney today with a terrific turnout for this popular venue. The course was in terrific shape and is always a pleasure to play. Mother Nature cooperated with a sunny day and the mercy cart made several rounds to keep golfers refreshed and hydrated. Post round refreshments in […]


Mid-Week Tourney at Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club

Posted on: September 21st, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

The FSGA staged an unusual mid-week tourney at Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club yesterday. Most FSGA one day tourneys are scheduled for weekends. Hydration was the most important word of the day as the dog days of summer persist. Water stations were abundant and well used, especially the ice machine in the clubhouse. Santa […]


USGA Golf Rules Learned While Playing Rocky Bayou’s Golf Tournament

Posted on: August 27th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

On Sunday, August 26th the FSGA hosted its 11th One Day Golf Tournament in the Panhandle Region at the Rocky Bayou Country Club. Rocky Bayou Country Club features 115 acres of championship play unique to Northwest Florida. Rocky Bayou C.C. is the area’s only member-owned private golf club and offers 18 holes of challenging play […]


A Letter from Dean Knuth: How to Lower Your Golf Score

Posted on: August 21st, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Greetings to DestinGOLF.info HOT DEALS Subscribers, You might not have heard my name, but you probably have heard of the Slope System in golf handicapping. I was the inventor of the USGA Course Rating and Slope Rating Systems during my 16 years on the USGA Staff as Senior Director of Handicapping and GHIN. I was […]


High Heat Clubs are True Fairways and Greens Finders

Posted on: August 7th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

At a recent Demo Day, I experienced a very forgiving driver and fairway metal woods that are “true fairways and greens finders”. High Heat clubs were developed by Dean Knuth, formerly an executive with the USGA: Now, you can get a 15% discount on your purchase of High Heat drivers and fairway metal woods by […]