Cart-Path-Only Restriction Lifted at Poppy Hills!

Posted by Cole Handley on Jul 14, 2017 11:57:25 AM

 

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Golf Instruction [VIDEO]: How to Fix a Slice in Your Golf Swing

Posted by Cole Handley on Jul 11, 2017 7:38:52 AM

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How to Fix a Slice in Your Golf Swing

Are you fighting a slice?
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Golf Instruction [VIDEO]: Trapping

Posted by Cole Handley on May 23, 2017 9:03:00 AM

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Trapping the ball. You hear it talked about all the time and you’ve no doubt felt it -- but what does it really mean and how do you know if you are actually doing it?

Jeff provides the perfect drill in this golf instruction video. It's almost so easy that it’s stupid. If you're struggling with trapping the ball, the method here is to find the middle of the two extremes. 

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Golf Instruction [VIDEO]: Chipping

Posted by Cole Handley on May 16, 2017 8:27:00 AM

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Masters Week Missing Arnie

Posted by Cole Handley on Apr 4, 2017 2:12:38 PM

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Although the iconic images and memories of Augusta National are many, one of my all time favorite traditions will be bittersweet this year during the 2017 Masters Week.

For the last 10 years, we’ve enjoyed watching that baby fade hit the fairway of “Tee Olive” or hole number one -- marking the start of another memorable Masters tournament struck by none other than Mr. Arnold Palmer. 
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How to Play Pebble Beach: A Golf Pro's Opinion

Posted by Cole Handley on Mar 28, 2017 9:08:00 AM

If you are looking to play Pebble Beach, check out this golf pro's write up on the various golf courses in Pebble Beach

Did you know that there are 7 epic golf courses in Pebble Beach?

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Eco Golf: Water Solutions at Poppy Hills

Posted by Cole Handley on Mar 15, 2017 9:02:00 AM

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If you are concerned about the California drought and water waste, you can be proud to call Poppy Hills home.

Many ask, why did you renovate? Was it to get the pros back? The answer is simple. We needed to save water.

We were running a golf course with and irrigation system that was over 30 years old. While it did do the job, there was a ton of room for improvement -- both for saving water and overall turf conditions.

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Golf Course Aeration Season is Upon Us!

Posted by Cole Handley on Mar 7, 2017 8:00:00 AM

It's aeration season. Come to Poppy Hills to take a break from your home club.

Golf course aeration season is upon us…..well most of us, that is.

I’m not sure which is a dirtier word, shank or aerate? I prefer the replacements of lateral and vent.

All jokes aside, I know it’s that time of year when every other phone caller asks, "When are you guys aerating?"....which brings us to this week’s topic.

The Importance of an Effective Aeration Schedule for Maintaining Long-Term, High-Quality Turf

Do you ever notice that right when your home club's greens are absolutely perfect, the superintendent strolls in throwing around that dirty word?

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Pebble Beach Pro-Am Commonly Asked Questions

Posted by Cole Handley on Feb 10, 2017 11:37:31 AM

Poppy Hills was blessed to be a co-host to the amazing Pebble Beach Pro-Am event from 1991 -- when it replaced Cypress Point -- up until 2010, when Poppy Hills was replaced with the current co-host, Monterey Peninsula Country Club.

The Pebble Beach Pro Am was hosted by Poppy Hills until 2010.

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Get Your Custom Club Fitting at the TaylorMade Golf Performance Studio

Posted by Cole Handley on Feb 1, 2017 9:32:00 AM

Come to Poppy Hills golf course of Pebble Beach for a custom club fitting at their TaylorMade studio

With the golf technology that’s available today, you are seriously missing out if you have never been professionally fit for golf clubs. Quite often, we have discovered that many golfers’ “swing” issues are not the cause of a poor golf swing, but are actually symptoms of ill-fitted equipment.

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