The CSGA Links Volume 4 Issue 6 October, 2016 - Page 6

IN THIS ISSUE Links October, 2016 Issue Features 8 Golf & Travel: Bandon Dunes, Oregon Nestled away in the southwest corner of Oregon sits Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, and in this month’s Golf & Travel edition, we show you why its one of the best golf resorts in the country! 8 10 Links Lessons: The 2017 Season Starts Now! The beauty of the season being (almost) over is that the new season begins. In a few months the snow will fly and golf courses will close. On that precise day, the new season begins. 12 Get Golf Fit: Speed Kills Almost every golfer wishes they could hit the ball further, and while you need to train to gain power in your golf swing, you must also build your swing speed to increase your distance. 16 Szewczul Goes Two-For-Two in Fall Finale Dave Szewczul made up for lost time, winning both the Connecticut Senior Amateur and Mid-Amateur in consecutive weeks to close out the fall season. 30 Remembering the King A winner on the PGA Tour 62 times, including two Insurance City Open’s, Arnold Palmer had an unrivaled impact on the game of golf. 6 | CSGA Links // October, 2016 34 Mats Again? Dave Oatis, USGA Director, Northeast Region, explains why the use of artificial mats at driving ranges is necessary to ensure proper care of grass tees. 36 What’s the Ruling? Lending a Helping Hand While the Rules of Golf prohibit opponents from sharing clubs with each other during a match, are players allowed to share other equipment with his or her opponent on the course? www.csgalinks.org