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  Timeline of golf history 1353-1850 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1470 - The ban on golf is reaffirmed by the Parliament of James III.
This is the earliest reference to golf in the west of Scotland.
1768 - The Golf House at Leith is erected.
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 Timeline
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 Golf
Golf, Florida Golf is a village located in 2000 census, the village had a total population of 230.
Golf, Illinois Golf is a village located in 2000 census, the village had a total population of 451.
Golf Manor, Ohio Golf Manor is a village located in 2000 census, the village had a total population of 3,999.
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 Golf   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
It is defined in the Rules of Golf as "playing a ball with a club from the teeing ground into the hole by a stroke or successive strokes in accordance with the Rules." Golf is believed to have originated in Scotland and has been played for several centuries in the British Isles.
Golf is usually regarded as a Scottish invention, as the game was mentioned in two 15th century laws prohibiting the playing of the game of "gowf".
Golf is not inherently an expensive activity; the cost of an average round of golf is $36 http://www.ngf.org and the game is regularly enjoyed by over 26 million Americans.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/G/Golf.htm   (4744 words)

  
 Timeline of golf history 1945-1999 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also Timeline of golf history 1353-1850, Timeline of golf history 1851-1945 and Timeline of golf 2000-present.
Golf is televised for the first time, in a local St. Louis telecast of the U.S. Open.
The Legends of Golf is inaugurated at Onion Creek C.C. in Austin, Texas.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timeline_of_Golf_History_1851-1993   (3860 words)

  
 Golfers Almanac
Golf, along with football, is banned by the Scots Parliament of James II because it has interfered with military training for the wars against the English.
The ban on golf is reaffirmed by the Parliament of James III.
Golf is banned from the streets of Albany, New York-the first reference to golf in America.
www.ascension-publishing.com /timeline.htm   (1974 words)

  
 Golf History, Brief History of the Game of Golf
In 1457 golf was banned in Scotland because it interfered with the practice of archery, which was vital to the defense effort.
Golf became firmly established in Great Britain by the 17th century when James VI of Scotland, later James I of England, was attracted to the sport.
Andrews, one of the oldest golf clubs in the United States, was established as a 3-hole layout in 1888 at Yonkers, N.Y. Its founders were known as the "Apple Tree Gang" because of the many apple trees on their course, which was extended to 6 holes on a cow pasture.
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 David Joy, Golf Historian, writer, illustrator, painter and speaker on the history of The Open Championship, Tom Morris ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In the garden by the entrance to his studio stands a reproduction of the original Starter's box (a converted Victorian bathing hut, circa 1890) and a reproduction of the ginger beer stand which used to be wheeled out to the fourth hole on the Old Course.
David Joy was commissioned to supply The Links Hotel with a series of golf paintings, sketches and illustrations depicting the history of golf in St Andrews.
He is committed to the preservation of St Andrews and its traditions and is involved in most of the towns activities, be it through golf, theatre, the University, or the safeguarding of the Royal and Ancient City of St Andrews.
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 golf history trivia Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Various aspects of golf training have expanded rapidly, but one area of development that has caught on somewhat slowly is golf-specific strength training.
Golf History : The Birth of Golf in the Kingdom of Fife...
The longest straight shot hole in one in golf history was hit by Robert Mitera on October 7, 1965 at...
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 golf set   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
History of golf instruction Various authorities have credited any number of peoples - Celts, Romans, Huns, or a band of leisure loving Visigoths - with the invention of golf in its earliest form.
Prior to 1848, golf ball construction was a laborious and costly...
1470 The ban on golf is reaffirmed by the Parliament of James III.
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 Category:Timelines - Definition, explanation
Timeline of trends in music from the United States
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 OPENGOLF - history - historical timeline
It captures the growth of the Championship from the first event at Prestwick in 1860, when eight players challenged for the title over three rounds of the 12-hole course, to the pulsating climax of the latest modern contest.
The champions and the dramatic events that led to their victories are presented decade by decade through well over a century of fascinating action.
The timeline is brought to you by The Royal Bank of Scotland.
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 Black Golf History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The golfing exploits of such ex-caddies as Gene Saracen, Walter Hagen, Sam Snead, Ben Hogan and Byron Nelson are well known.
By 1939, however, his playing abilities were so well known in fl golf circles that he was named the club professional at the newly opened (and segregated) Langston Golf Course in Washington, D.C. Within 18 months of the Langston appointment, world heavyweight champion Joe Louis hired Martin as his personal coach.
Women were encouraged to participate in the UGA from its inception, but it wasn't until 1939 that an organization for women sought affiliation with the UGA.
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 Timeline Of Golf History, 1353 - 1997
The Amateur Golf Championship of India and the East is instituted, the first international championship event.
Previously, golf courses were routed through meadows, which frequently created drainage problems as the meadows were typically atop clay soil.
The USGA increases the minimum size of the golf ball from 1.62 inches to 1.68 inches, and decreases the maximum weight from 1.62 ounces to 1.55.
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 Golf Links by jimzuno - Golf History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
- Antique Golf's range of golf clubs, golf balls and golfing memorabilia originating from Scotland, the Birthplace of Golf, is one of the finest and most comprehensive collections in the world.
A diverse history of how golf took new roots in America--as perceived through a fascinating collection of rare photos and narrative drawn from the pages of period publications--"Back Then" follows the game from its humble beginnings to the marvel that it is today.
First played in 1860, the British Open is truly the world championship of golf and the most complete test of a player's game.
www.jimzunogolf.com /history.shtml   (515 words)

  
 Golf History Rule
United States Golf Association The USGA, in conjunction with the R&A in St. 2004-2005 Rules of Golf Workshops.
Historical Rules of Golf The historical Rules of Golf since the formation of the first Rules of Golf Committee by the R&A in 1897, and a selection of older codes as used by prominent golf clubs of the 18th and 19th Centuries.
Golf Technology The first and foremost rule of golf and golf etiquette is safety
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 Golf History | www.fibcgolf.com Tee off Here.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Golf History in India, Golf Courses in India, india golf tour, Royal Calcutta Golf Club, Bombay Presidency Golf Club, Delhi golf club, bangalore golf course, golf in ooty, golf in jaipur, kodaikanal...
Golf history, achitectural, pictorial, golf instruction, and golf biography...
There are brand new golf history books about St. Andrew's, Augusta National and the Master's golf tournament, Pebble Beach, and collectible pictorial books about the old golf courses of Scotland and...
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 History of Women in Sports Timeline - Part 1- to 1899
It is during her reign that the famous golf course at St. Andrews is built.
Golf proved so popular that the club opened a 9-hole course for women two years later.
She participated in tennis, golf, cycling, and ice skating, and also coached girls' basketball.
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 The Golf Channel - Tiger's Timeline Greatest in Golf History - April 16, 2002
Comparisons like these are difficult since they are about players from different eras with different equipment on different golf courses.
And each era has different challenges as well … Jones was a lifelong amateur who didn’t have a pro tour to conquer … Nicklaus married early and raised a rather large family, so golf wasn’t a constant priority … Woods has to cope with 7,200-yard monsters and non-stop golf without much of a letup.
The PGA Tour wasn’t a reality when he played - most of the top golf was played at big amateur events.
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 golf club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Timeline of Golf History 1851-1993 1851 The Prestwick Golf Club is founded.
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 Golf History Trivia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
History " all these questions and many more will be answered.
Golf in the United Kingdom and North America...
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 Tiger Woods Timeline
Born Eldrick T. Woods on Dec. 30 in Southern California to Earl Woods, a retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel, and Kultida, a native of Thailand.
Sees his father hitting golf balls into a net and begins to imitate his swing.
Becomes the fifth player in history (and youngest ever) to complete the career Grand Slam by winning the British Open by eight strokes.
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The following is excerpted from a timeline of Golf History I found on a website.
Golf, along with football, is banned by the Scots Parliament of James II because it has interfered with military training for the wars against the
History of Your Neighbourhood" which said that the Scottish army was
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 Georgia History Timeline / Chronology 1930
Following his victory in the British Open, golfer Bobby Jones is the guest of honor at a New Yok ticker type parade.
Bobby Jones completes the first Grand Slam in golf history by winning the U. Amateur Open at the Merion Golf Club in Pennsylvania.
All of the photographs, graphics and text on Our Georgia History ( http://ourgeorgiahistory.com) are © Copyright 2001-2005 by Golden Ink unless otherwise noted.
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 CNNSI.com - GolfOnline - History - -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Timeline Of Golf History, 1353 - 1861
Timeline Of Golf History, 1864 - 1950
Timeline Of Golf History, 1951 - 1993
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 THE HISTORY OF GOLF Timeline Poster Print - Historical Golfing Poster - Legends, Major Winners, Photography and More! - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
This spectacular, educational, and downright beautiful print gives you all the key moments, historical figures, equipment advances, major tournament winners, and legendary golfers from both the men's and women's game.
Also available: The History of Baseball, The History of the World Cup, The History of NFL Football
All images contained on this site are property of their respective rights holders, and may not be copied or reproduced without expressed written consent.
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 BEST timeline of medieval history   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Medieval Timeline CE 900-1499 - TimeRef provides a chronological timeline of events in the history of Medieval Europe.
Explore Medieval history from the Dark Ages to the Renaissance and beyond.
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 Golf Digest: A brief history: The making of a mecca
Golf Digest: A brief history: The making of a mecca
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1993: World Golf Hall of Fame closes doors.
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 women's golf history
Find free golf tips, club and equipment reviews, FAQs, news, opinion, info for beginners and much more about golf from your About.com Golf Guide.
Women's Golf Central - articles, equipment reviews, instructor directory, bulletin board and more.
The LPGA has an excellent section on the history of women's golf and the LPGA, includings a timeline, and an...
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