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A great, GREAT golf T-Shirt

We are always, ALWAYS going to want you to shop at ShopPinehurst.com first.

Always.

But we do have to say, this T-shirt from Golf News Net is just awesome:

We won’t say anything beyond the fact that you can find the shirt here.

 

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DO NOT try this (trick shot) at home…

…Or anywhere else, really.

The Happy Gilmore Flop Shot, as done by Tom Kocks, the golf coach at Indiana Tech:

Happy Gilmore short game. #trickshottuesday

A video posted by Tom Kocks (@tom_kocks) on

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What did Pinehurst’s first golf course look like?

The first golf course at Pinehurst – what would eventually become Pinehurst No. 1 – would be unrecognizable to the golfer today:

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Support Team USA with Official Golf Gear

Mens Olympics Mest Stripe Polo-WhiteMineral-Front-4145 resizeHead over to ShopPinehurst.com to get your official golf gear and support Team USA on the Road to Rio.

We have a variety of patriotic adidas Climacool golf shirts and caps in stock. Create your own look or dress like the athletes!

Below, you’ll find the outfits Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, Patrick Reed and Matt Kuchar will be wearing when the tournament gets underway August 11.

Discover the inspiration behind the design over at TeamUSA.org.

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Lucy Li looks back on her Pinehurst, 2014 U.S. Women’s Open experience

In a story by the USGA’s Lisa D. Mickey, the sweetheart of the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open on Pinehurst No. 2, Lucy Li, looks back on her experiences with the championship, Pinehurst, ice cream…and Webb Simpson. (We encourage you to read the entire story by Mickey, which gives some detail on how Lucy has grown since appearing at the Open.)

Li had plenty of support at her coming-out party at Pinehurst in the 2014 Women’s Open. Fans adored her and lined up for autographs. All the while, the diminutive junior held her own at the same venue where Michelle Wie made her own splash with her first major-championship victory.

“The people at Pinehurst were so nice, the golf course was really tough and the food was really good,” said Li with her trademark laughter. “That’s what I remember. Oh, and the greens were tough.”

When asked how her experience at the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open impacted her game, Li called the week “incredible,” adding what only a teen might put at the top of her highlight list for the week.

“The people at Pinehurst were so nice, the golf course was really tough and the food was really good,” said Li with her trademark laughter. “That’s what I remember. Oh, and the greens were tough, and I met Webb Simpson.”

When pressed on how that week helped her become a better player, Li paused and gave the question some thought.

“I think it helped a lot because I learned I could play under pressure with a lot of people watching me,” she said. “That was the most people I have ever played in front of, for sure.”

Li said she wasn’t intimidated by the crowds that pressed against the ropes to watch her play the challenging Pinehurst No. 2. In fact, she admitted that she didn’t really notice the massive galleries.

“It was really about me and the golf course,” she said. “I didn’t really see all of those people when I played, but when I watched it on TV later, I was like, ‘Wow! There were that many people there?’”

We’re closely following Lucy’s progress at the U.S. Girls’ Junior, and looking forward to her performance at the U.S. Women’s Amateur as well.

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