Good afternoon from Classic Swing Golf School in Myrtle Beach! Golf instruction this time of year is a great idea; use the early spring months to prepare to have an enjoyable first round of golf later on. I want to remind you that Classic Swing is running a "Spring Specials" through May 31, 2013.
The Arnold Palmer Invitational is now under way and as of right now, Justin Rose leads. Here are some quick facts about the tournament:
TV Coverage: Thursday / Friday
Golf Channel: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. ET (LIVE)
Replay: 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. ET
Saturday / Sunday
Golf Channel: 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET
NBC: 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET
Location: Played each March at the Bay Hill Club and Lodge, a private golf resort owned since 1974 by Arnold Palmer in Bay Hill, Florida, a suburb of Orlando
Charitable Beneficiaries; The Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and the Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies.
Total Purse: $6,200,000
Defending Champion: 2012 Tiger Woods, who also won four years in a row from 2000 to 2003.
In 1966: Lionel Hebert wins the inaugural version of the tournament. He wins by two shots over Jack Nicklaus, Charles Coody, and Dick Lytle.
Classic Swing Golf School has earned many accolades on which to hang its hat. Classic Swing Golf School is honorably distinguished as one of the "Top 25 Golf Schools in America" by Golf Magazine and was also voted "The Best Golf School in Myrtle Beach" in 2008.
Classic Swing Golf School guarantees a maximum 3:1 student to teacher ratio in all golf schools and offers private golf lessons for those golfers that prefer one-on-one golf instruction. Classic Swing also offers custom golf club fitting. The staff of Classic Swing Golf School abides by their motto, "We Love What We Do and We GUARANTEE Improvement." We invite you to preview the Classic Swing Golf School experience today!