The Florida Hickory Golfers’ events in conjunction with the Florida State Golf Association start this coming August. Some great golf courses are lined up and the events are open to all hickory players (Men & Women) who have a GHIN handicap. These events are part of the FSGA’s One-Day Event Series, so they are open … More FSGA Releases Schedule of Upcoming Hickory Events!
Erik Anders Lang and his Random Golf Club collected about 60 people at the WP9 a few months ago and we played as a 60-something. I teed off with my Louisville splice neck driver replica. Luckily, I got most of it. Drones and iPhones collected this footage and amazingly, we never hit each other with … More Random Golf Club Visits the Winter Park 9
Big News from our FHG Captain Mike Stevens today! Mike wrote: “I am pleased to announce that the FHG has entered into a partnership with the Florida State Golf Association to promote Hickory Golf in the state. The FSGA will provide a portal on their website about hickory golf and the Florida Hickory Golfers. Also, … More FHG Partners with Florida State Golf Association (FSGA)
The recent Winter Park Hickory Classic attracted some love from GolfWeek magazine and they just published an article featuring an interview with Bill Geisler and photos of some players. Nice! (Click on the title page to start reading at full size)
The Inaugural Winter Park Hickory Classic is in the books and the winners are finding places for their trophies right now. It was a fabulous weekend for all, with a great kickoff party Friday Night, 18 holes of hickory golf on Saturday, another nine holes on Sunday and a final Awards Party Sunday afternoon. And … More The Inaugural Winter Park Hickory Classic Rocks the WP9!
Turned out to be a fantastic weekend at historic Mount Dora Golf Club as the Florida Hickory Golfers conducted their annual championship. Mike Stevens nosed out Bill Geisler by a single point to capture the Stevens Trophy as FHG’s Champion Golfer of the Year. In the Heritage competition it was no competition for Marci Likens … More Stevens & Likens Win Year-Long FHG Trophy Races
Due to the impending Hurricane Dorian, the FHG events planned for the Labor Day weekend have been cancelled. Better safe than sorry, huh? Take care
I know most of you have heard this news, but I wanted to post it here for anyone who hasn’t… Will Peterson, a top young player in the Florida Hickory Group who placed second at 2018 Mid Pines Hickory Open and traveled to Italy to compete in the 2018 Freedman Cup, is facing a massive … More Cancer Hits an FHG Player
Our hardy group of Florida Hickory Golfers ventured out to the rolling terrain of Sherman Hills. Amid a hot and breezy day Tom McCrary scored 32 points to take gross honors by one over Bill Geisler. In the quota differential Tom, Rich Grula and Paul McDermott tied at plus 6 proving that heat is no … More Sherman Hills Gets Some Hickory
Several years ago, a bunch of hickory golfers visited Scotland for the World Hickory and played Montross Golf Link, described as the world’s fifth oldest golf links. Golf.com just ran an interesting story about the second hole of the course getting buried in sand due to a winter storm and the impact of coastal erosion. … More Winter Storm & Climate Change Combine To Bury Montrose Golf Links In Sand