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60 years since 1960 U.S. Open

It is 60 years since Arnold Palmer won the 1960 U.S. Open—on June 18—after starting his final round seven shots behind

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Road Trips

Top down, pedal down. America might not have invented roads, but it’s fair to say she invented road trips. Here, the editor checks the mirror to see how we got rolling

Travel

Women on Course

In 2005 Donna Hoffman launched Women on Course and quickly grew the organization into a game-changer for getting women into golf.

Features

What is CBD?

It won’t cure baldness if you rub it on your head, it won’t extend your car’s warranty by 20,000 miles, and it won’t get you “high.” What CBD can do, however, is worth investigating—as so many PGA TOUR pros have done.

Blind Golfers

A humbling example of strength and achievement to anyone who’s ever complained about the game’s frustrations

Maria Fassi: A New Force

As Maria Fassi makes strides in her first full season on the LPGA Tour, the Mexican golfer could not hope for a better mentor, her compatriot Lorena Ochoa

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Against all odds

Fans love their champions, the seemingly immortal titans who stand atop their games like gods defying mortals on fields of battle. But those titans can fall, whether due to fate, vice, or just plain bad luck, and if there’s one thing sports fans love more than a champion, it’s a comeback.

Celebrity

Jon Rahm: The Boy from Bilbao

Jon Rahm is from Barrika on Spain’s northern coast, near Bilbao and just 60 miles from Pedrena, where the great Seve Ballesteros was born. Both grew up with the Bay of Biscay as a backdrop and that is where their similarities only begin

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Golf and gimmicks

Golf has a tradition—one that is peerless among all sports—for strange training aids and contraptions.

Tiger Woods: O Captain! My Captain!

Tiger Woods has arrived at Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Australia as captain of the United States Presidents Cup team and at a career crossroads. Just as it seemed the most extraordinary talent of his generation was about to slide gracefully into a more ambassadorial orbit, Woods has pressed rewind on his playing career. Either way, as Dave Shedloski writes, the acumen, intellect and competitive instincts of Woods have not changed a bit

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