Jim Colton honored as 2011 Walking Golfer of the Year

14 Nov 2011, Posted by Rob Rigg in Articles, Blog, Interviews & Articles, 1 Comments

Jim Colton has received the “2011 Walking Golfer of the Year” award for his passionate commitment to the walking game of golf. Members of The Walking Golfers Society chose Jim Colton unanimously after he walked 155 holes at Ballyneal Golf & Hunt Club on June 22nd in order to raise over $110,000 for injured caddie Ben Cox and his family.

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The WGA’s Evans Scholars honored as the 2010 Walking Golfer of the Year

18 Jan 2011, Posted by Rob Rigg in Articles, Blog, Interviews & Articles, 1 Comments

The Evans Scholars Foundation, sponsored by the Western Golf Association, has received the “2010 Walking Golfer of the Year” award for its passionate commitment to the walking game of golf. Members of The Walking Golfers Society chose The Evans Scholars from a list of worthy candidates.

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A Walking Golfer in England and Wales

04 Aug 2010, Posted by Tom Bielanski in Articles, Blog, Interviews & Articles, 8 Comments

In May, 2010, a friend and I decided to experience golf in Wales. We had traveled to the courses of Scotland and Ireland in prior years, and having a love for links golf we wanted to play the courses throughout Wales. 215,000 steps later and we had played many of the great Welsh tracks along […]

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Lorne Rubenstein Article

02 May 2010, Posted by Rob Rigg in Articles, Blog, Interviews & Articles, 0 Comments

Lorne Rubenstein is the voice of golf in Canada and I have enjoyed reading his books and articles for a long time.

Please check out his article if you get a sec – it’s a great read.

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/golf/the-clubhouse/why-dont-more-golfers-walk/article1551795/

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Bandon Dunes Golf Resort – The 2009 Walking Golfer of the Year

12 Jan 2010, Posted by Rob Rigg in Articles, Blog, 1 Comments

(January 14, 2010) – Award-winning Bandon Dunes Golf Resort has received recognition as “The 2009 Walking Golfer of the Year” for its passionate commitment to the walking game of golf. The Walking Golfers Society and The MacKenzie Golf Bag Company selected Bandon Dunes because

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