Author: Glen Turk

Glen Turk is a Wisconsin native who has been the Senior Writer/Editor of Midwest Golfing Magazine since 2006. Besides being an avid golfer, Glen enjoys traveling, music, and cheering on the finest professional sports team of all-time, the Green Bay Packers. Glen’s ultimate golf goal is to play in all fifty states and currently he is more than half way there. His other dream, albeit far-fetched, it to record an ace in all seven states of our distribution area. Thanks to an ace in Illinois in 2015, and one in Michigan in 2016, he has three down, four to go!

(Carlsbad, Ca) – VESSEL proudly announces the launch of the Player Air, a groundbreaking addition to our renowned Player Series. Designed to redefine lightweight luxury in the realm of golf bags, the Player Air, constructed with Cordura fabric, showcases a remarkable 30% reduction in weight while preserving essential features and elevating every detail. Available in Nightfall, Navy, White and Grey. The Player Air will launch to the general public on April 5, 2024. Cordura Fabric At the heart of this innovation lies our commitment to excellence in design and functionality. The Player Air integrates cutting-edge materials, foremost among them being CORDURA®…

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Backed by Partnerships with the National Golf Foundation, PGA Golf Retirement+, and TROON,  Shot Scope Debuts Multi-Function V5 to Golfers of all Levels Offering Precise Distance Measuring Anywhere on the Course and Shot Tracking with Access to over 100 Statistics Edinburgh, Scotland – April 3, 2024 … Shot Scope (www.shotscope.com), the golf industry-leader in GPS, rangefinder and shot tracking technology, today introduced the multi-function V5 Golf Watch, the most advanced GPS and automatic performance tracking smart watch under $250, and with NO subscription fees. The V5 debuts for players of all levels offering unprecedented distance measuring with pinpoint accuracy from anywhere on…

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Custom MCC PLUS4 Celebrates the First Major in Augusta  (Pinehurst, NC.) Golf Pride, an industry leader in golf performance equipment, is celebrating the annual trip to Augusta, GA with the unveiling of its 2024 Honorary Starter grip, a commemorative version of the MCC Plus4™ that is available through GolfPride.com and select retailers beginning April 8. Golf Pride has a long and storied history of success in Augusta with its first victory coming in the 1967 tournament. Over the last 56 years, Golf Pride has been trusted by the hands of 43 champions, including an unprecedented run of 17 consecutive victories between…

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Rooms, Conference Space, Golf Courses and Brand Receive Updates BRAINERD, Minn. (April 1, 2024) — Cragun’s Resort, Golf & Conference, a Minnesota landmark with a storied history spanning multiple generations, is set to unveil a new chapter in its legacy with a grand relaunch on April 1. The historic resort, nestled in the heart of the Brainerd Lakes Area, has undergone transformative multi-million-dollar renovations over the past several years aimed at preserving its timeless charm while elevating the guest experience to contemporary standards. To celebrate this milestone Cragun’s is offering a special room rate of $199/night, when purchased between April 1 through…

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Tidewater Golf Club, nestled along the beautiful Intracoastal of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is a testament to the sublime fusion of nature and design in golf. This prestigious course offers golfers not just a game but an immersive experience, combining challenging play with breathtaking vistas. This article delves into the essence of Tidewater, exploring its design, the golfing experience, amenities, environmental stewardship, and its place in the golf community. The inception of Tidewater Golf Club can be traced back to its opening in 1990 when the ambition was to create not just a golf course but a landmark that…

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Known for their unique and modern designs, precision milled putters, and premium headcovers and accessories, Swag Golf is celebrating their 6th anniversary on April 1 with their biggest release of the year. MGM promises you; this is no April’s Fool joke! The Northbrook, Illinois company will have four drops planned throughout the day. Please see below for when golfers can view their exclusive merchandise online and through their App. 12 A.M. midnight central time – swaggolf.com 10 A.M. central time – exclusive drop for Swag App users 12 P.M. central time – swaggolf.com 3 P.M. central time – swaggolf.com Plus,…

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Luxury That Makes a Social Impact Tucked away in the rolling hills of McHenry County, lies a secluded paradise. A favorite among celebrities such as Steven Tyler, Darius Rucker, MLB and PGA Tour players, Bunker Hill Farms is a 450-acre private hideaway featuring luxury accommodations, a custom 18-Hole golf course, spa, lake, and more. A rare and hidden Midwest gem, the true beauty of this luxury resort lies within the purpose of its mission …all proceeds are granted to charity. From corporate retreats and intimate events to private, personal stays with friends and family, Bunker Hill Farms is an exclusively…

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Stabilizes Golfers Hands for a More Square Clubface at Impact (Pinehurst, NC.) Golf Pride, an industry leader in golf performance equipment, unveils its new putter grip featuring Reverse Taper Technology. Engineered to optimize both hands during the putting stroke to help square the clubface at impact, Reverse Taper putter grips will be available for purchase at retail and golf course locations beginning April 15. Consumers will also be able to purchase online at golfpride.com/se-reverse-taper where starting now they can sign up to receive presale and launch updates. Drawing on 75 years of inspiration, coupled with extensive consumer testing, Golf Pride…

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As we embark on another exciting golf season, I’d like to extend a warm “welcome back to Abbey Springs,” your premier destination for golfing excellence in Wisconsin. Whether you’re a seasoned regular or haven’t graced our greens since our extensive $2.5 million renovation in 2021, we invite you and your loved ones to rediscover the beauty and challenge of our championship-caliber course in 2024. This year, we’re thrilled to introduce exciting membership options designed to cater to your preferences and schedule. Our Premier, Elite, Twilight & 9-Hole Memberships offer unparalleled value and flexibility, ensuring that you can enjoy unlimited golfing…

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Fargo, North Dakota, (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — One North Dakota man is attempting to experience the signature landscapes and challenges of North Dakota’s golf courses, one round at a time. In 2019, Randy DeBolt, a retired military veteran, began a remarkable golfing journey. Having played golf in 49 states, with only Alaska left, Randy has played an impressive 622 courses around the world. However, after retiring from the Navy after 26 years he decided to move back to his home state where his passion for the sport has led him to set a unique goal – to play all 111 golf…

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