Just picture yourself on a clear spring evening, sitting on your back porch with your best friends burnin' off one of the finest cigars in your humidor and shootin' the bull. That's what we're about here in Matt Snyder's "Cigar Lounge".
Cigar Lounge - 3/17/11
Penalty or Improper
The difference between etiquette and rules in golf can be subtle.
Cigar Lounge - 3/9/11
Shorten Your Backswing For More Control
If you are looking for something to work on in your swing to help you with your consistency, start with your back swing.
Cigar Lounge - 2/28/11
Phone In Rulings
I have absolutely no problem with spectators, whether they are watching at home or at the course, drawing attention to possible rules violations.
Cigar Lounge - 2/21/11
Start the New Golf Season With a Lesson
One of the most popular ways for people to start a new season of golf is with some lessons.
Cigar Lounge - 2/9/11
When Will They Get It Right?
In case you missed it, the PGA Tour provided another awesome tournament this past weekend.
Cigar Lounge - 2/7/11
One of the most embarrassing things that can happen during a round of golf is accidentally hitting your ball during a practice swing.
Cigar Lounge - 1/31/11
Winter Training (Part 3)
My final suggestion for improving during winter is to establish a method of evaluating and analyzing your progress.
Cigar Lounge - 1/24/11
This weekend at the North Coast Golf Show in Washington D.C, I had the opportunity to spend a few minutes talking to Carling Coffing, winner of Big Break Sandals Resort.
Cigar Lounge - 1/17/11
Getting Better During the Winter!
Your plan for getting better this winter, like any good plan, should be based on specific goals.
Cigar Lounge - 1/10/11
How to Get Better During the Winter!
Golf is no different than any other sport. If you want to succeed, you need to have a plan.
Cigar Lounge - 1/3/11
Every time I head out to play a course for the first time, I experience anxiety similar to Christmas morning.
Cigar Lounge - 12/27/10
Make Your Headcovers Personal
One of the easiest ways to separate your golf bag from everyone else's is to customize your headcovers.
Cigar Lounge - 12/20/10
Putting in the Winter Time
While there may not be a whole lot of things that can be done to improve your game while it's 20 degrees there is one club that you should stay familiar with during the winter months.
Cigar Lounge - 12/13/10
Greenside Manners (Do's And Don'ts)
Though they may be very close to the same surface, the fringe and the green are two very different places. This is especially true when you begin talking about the rules that apply to each location.
Cigar Lounge - 11/29/10
Have you ever walked out of a pro shop shaking your head and wondering why you just handed somebody fifty dollars of your hard earned money after they treated you as though you were in their way?
Cigar Lounge - 11/22/10
Kids On The Golf Course
Though it hasn't quite reached soccer's level of popularity, having your kid start playing golf at a young age seems to be more and more popular these days.
Cigar Lounge - 11/15/10
Finally, The Day Has Come
Ever since I watched him play as a teenager, I never cared much for Mr. Tiger Woods.
Cigar Lounge - 11/8/10
It seems like a relatively small role in the grand scheme of golf, but a ball marker is a big deal to a lot of golfers.
Cigar Lounge - 11/1/10
Golf is a lot of fun, but, whenever you can combine a round of golf with gambling and trash talking that's when the game really becomes enjoyable.
Cigar Lounge - 10/25/10
Tee It Up
It seems that there are a lot of companies competing for your business in just about every aspect of the game of golf. For me, the most surprising area of competition is the business of making tees.
Cigar Lounge - 10/18/10
Maybe it's just this time of year that makes me think about ways to improve professional golf, but I can't help but think how awesome the PGA Tour would be if the pros competed as teams instead of just as individuals.
Cigar Lounge - 10/11/10
Hitting a Provisional
When playing with people who are weekend golfers, a provisional is rarely played correctly or even played at all.
Cigar Lounge - 10/6/10
Today I want to focus on the various styles of headgear that are in style for today's golfers.
Cigar Lounge - 9/27/10
How To Fix The FedExCup
Jim Furyk, who I love, ended the "playoff season" with a victory in the Tour Championship.
Cigar Lounge - 9/20/10
Playing In The Rain
A wise man once said, "It never rains on the golf course." Well, turns out that's not exactly true.