Archive for November, 2011

Dan McLaughlin’s 10,000-Hour Plan: Become a Pro Golfer

Inspired by Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers, the Portland man aims to go from zero golf experience to the PGA Tour By Joel Stein (link to original Business Week article) It’s unclear if Dan McLaughlin will ever be a great golfer, but he is very, very good at self-promotion. He got Nike (NKE) to sponsor him as […]

Bethpage Black closes it’s season on November 15

A call into the Bethpage reservation line let me know – we need to start counting down the days. Bethpage Black will close it’s ‘doors’ on November 15, 2011. Get your swings in while you can… Another year brought on more accolades for the prime golf spot on Long Island. Golf Digest readers voted the […]

Late Season Deals on Long Island GOlf

We’ve got a great weekend queued up… perhaps a little golf? Check out this list of deals… Nassau County Golf – see full list here. Harbor Links: $42 resident rate, $52 non-residents on weekdays, $62 / $72 on weekends (cart included with all rates) Suffolk County Golf – see full list here. Great Rock: $49 […]