Articles in Sports & Leisure

During the great depression, when downhill skiing was in its infancy in North America and the sport...
Steve Uhrik spends most Friday mornings at church. He and his business associate, Lawrence Trupiano...
One would expect Sean Cahalane to look back fondly on the course where he spent much of his...
My golf ball sits deep in the gully, and as I consider my next shot, I hear only water trickling in...
David McLay Kidd waves his hand toward the beach just beyond the dunes that border the 16th hole at...
However strange and exotic the setting may be to Westerners, Morocco holds few if any untoward...
Golf first came to Morocco in 1914, when Sultan Abdelaziz, who had ruled the country from 1894 to...
Photograph by Wood Sabold
Considering all his outward reverence for tradition and history, today’s golfer has few practical...
No one who has seen Jack Nicklaus stand over a putt would ever doubt the deliberate and considered...
The 16th tee of the Powerscourt Estate’s West Course invites lingering. You will want to stop at...
Photograph by Cordero Studios/www.corderostudios.com
"Why don’t you play something for us?" asked Dan DeMars, owner of DeMars Guitars, an instrument...
I have seen my swing on video before, and it is not a pretty sight. However, the view is far more...
The two courses at the Pelican Hill Golf Club (www.pelicanhill.com) in Newport Coast, Calif.,...
Marco Coppiardi insists that by employing Antonio Stradivari’s antiquated techniques, he produces...
Photograph by Cordero Studios/www.corderostudios.com
Music "is to the soul what the water bath is to the body," wrote author and physician Oliver...
Tim Blackford, general manager of the Bahía Beach Resort & Golf Club in Puerto Rico, steps back...
The Jiva Hill Park Hotel (www.jivahill.com) in France has begun offering easy access to some of the...
My tee shot on the third hole of the Mission Hills Golf Club’s newest course, a Pete Dye design...
On its path through central Scotland, the Highland Fault skirts the southern end of Loch Lomond in...
The view from the 13th green at the Shark’s Tooth golf club may be obscured, but few locations...

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