Peter Harrity

March 14, 2015

Tee It Forward

The United States Golf Association and the PGA of America have recently partnered in the launch of a new initiative called TEE IT FORWARD. The idea is to encourage golfers to play from the set of tee markers (at any given course) best suited to their driving distance. Barney Adams, founder of Adams Golf, is credited with the inspiration that led to TEE IT FORWARD. Adams reasons that by playing from the appropriate tees, all golfers have the chance to […]
March 14, 2015

A Needed Rest… Let’s Hope It’s Not Disturbed

Looking out at the winter snow covering the greens, tees and fairways of The Oaks… it’s difficult to imagine that in 2012 both of our courses were open for play on 275 days! That might be a record… a good record. Regardless of the extended 2012 season; I suspect that most New England golfers (including me) are already anxious for spring… and getting back to the course. The courses do need their rest; unfortunately, during these winter months of dormancy the […]