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GOLF SMARTER

Golf's longest running and highest rated podcast in iTunes and Google since 2005 with more than 500 episodes! Weekly in-depth interviews provide regular "ah-ha" insights for beginning to expert golfers, including weekend hackers like the show's host, Fred Greene. Entertaining conversations with experts covering everything from game improvement to golf lifestyle. All the experts agree, you play better and enjoy it more when you GOLF SMARTER. Learn more at GolfSmarter.com
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Now displaying: March, 2006
Mar 22, 2006
Episode #13 of Golf Smarter is the course featured on the TeeTour DVD. The Course at Wente Vineyards in Livermore, CA is the only Greg Norman designed course in Northern California. Host Fred Greene interviews Director of Golf Chris Conway. Chris offers insight on the playing strategy of six holes he feels could benefit from local knowledge, covering one par 3 (#7) and five par 4s (#2, #8, #10, #13 & #18). The Course at Wente Vineyards will host its first Nationwide Tour stop for the Livermore Valley Wine Country Championships March 30-April 2, 2006, and will have the event repeated over the next 4 years. The instruction and local knowledge provided by Chris could even offer a competitive edge to touring pros because this course has many blind shots and a flat lie is a difficult thing to find. You'll also get information on the practice facilities, how to get a free round on your birthday, bonus offers to Club Wente members, which portable GPS systems are available for this course, and what clubs to avoid to help lower your scores.
Mar 18, 2006
Part two on the Wailea Golf Club. Episode #11 of Golf Smarter features the Wailea Emerald Course, designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. Host Fred Greene interviews Wailea's Head Golf Professional, Rusty Hathaway. Rusty reveals secrets on the playing strategy of the six most difficult holes on the course, covering a par 5 (#2), and five par 4's (#5, #6, #10, #12 & #15). Although his instruction is from the back tees, players of all skill levels will benefit from the local knowlege that could eliminate blind shots. You'll also get inside information on the difficulty of the par 3's, the importance of knowing your club distances, playing in Alaska, and booking teetimes from local resorts & hotels.
Mar 15, 2006
Episode #12 of Golf Smarter has been requested by a listener who is traveling to this course with golf buddies. Garden Valley Golf Club in Lindale, TX is known as the Augusta National of Texas and is not far from Dallas. Host Fred Greene interviews Director of Golf Rob Shields. Rob offers insight on the playing strategy of six holes he feels could benefit from local knowledge, covering three par 5s (#5, #9, & #10), and three par 4's (#3, #11, & #14). Although his instruction is from the back tees, players of all skill levels will benefit from this information that could eliminate blind shots. You'll also get tips on the practice facilities, bunker play, booking a teetime, and why this area stays relatively free of local downpours.
Mar 1, 2006
Episode #10 of Golf Smarter on the home course of the Champions Skins Game, the Wailea Gold Course is the most challenging of Wailea's trio. This is part one of a two part interview. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., it has been ranked among the country's best new courses by Golf Magazine and Golf Digest, and one of the world's best designed by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler. Host Fred Greene interviews Wailea's Head Golf Professional, Rusty Hathaway. Rusty reveals secrets on the playing strategy of the six most difficult holes on the course, covering a par 5 (#7), and five par 4's (#4, #5, #12, #14 & #17). Although his instruction is from the back tees, players of all skill levels will benefit from the local knowlege that could eliminate blind shots. You'll also get inside information on utilize the practice areas. Other topics include how to reserve a teetime, whether you'll need a golf cart and more.
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