Archives for "October 2014"

Classic Swing Golf School – “Ninety percent of the game is half mental.”

October 31, 2014 by Suzanne Burns No Comment

Hello golf fans and welcome to this week’s blog from Classic Swing Golf School in Myrtle Beach South Carolina with blogger Dan DeFreest. “Ninety percent of the game is half mental.” Yogi Berra may have been talking about baseball, but as any golfer will tell you, the same applies to golf….whatever it means. The frustrating ...

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Classic Swing Golf School – Another slice of golf history

October 28, 2014 by Suzanne Burns No Comment

Good morning golf fans from Classic Swing Golf School in Myrtle Beach South Carolina, here’s another slice of golf history from blogger Dan DeFreest. Few golfers in history have a more compelling rags-to-riches story than Lee Trevino. He was born in Dallas Texas in 1938 and never knew his father who had abandoned his family ...

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Classic Swing Golf School – Here’s another dose of golf trivia

October 24, 2014 by Suzanne Burns No Comment

Good morning from Classic Swing Golf School in Myrtle Beach South Carolina, here’s another dose of golf trivia from Dan DeFreest. In professional tournament golf, a caddie is a required and an essential part of the game. However, in most private and public courses around the country, the caddie has suffered the same fate as ...

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Classic Swing Golf School – “Grand Slam”

Hi and welcome to the Classic Swing Golf School blog. I’m Dan DeFreest, your weekly blogger. One of the greatest golfers who ever lived saw his career and his ability to enjoy the game that he had played since childhood taken away from him in the prime of his life, by a circulatory disease that ...

Classic Swing Golf School – Tune up your game

October 10, 2014 by Suzanne Burns No Comment

Hello and welcome to another blog by Dan DeFreest for Classic Swing Golf School in Beautiful Myrtle Beach South Carolina. I began playing golf more than forty years ago, learning the game as a young caddie. “Caddie”…now there’s a term you don’t hear too much anymore unless you’re watching a tournament on TV. The term ...

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Classic Swing Golf School – You’ll have a ball!

October 8, 2014 by Suzanne Burns No Comment

Enjoy this post by Dan DeFreest: Greetings from Classic Swing Golf School in Myrtle Beach SC. You probably know that golf clubs used to be made of wood, but did you know that golf ball were once also made out of wood? What is considered the “modern” game of golf traces its origins to Scotland ...

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Classic Swing Golf School – Mentors

October 2, 2014 by Suzanne Burns No Comment

Enjoy this post by Dan Defreest: Mentors Good morning from Classic Swing Golf School in Myrtle Beach SC. There’s an old saying, “Behind every good man, there’s a good woman.” I’m going to modify that comment by saying that behind every good golfer, there’s another good golfer! Virtually every successful golfer in history can point ...

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