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LumberJaxes

New venue takes an axe to the traditional team sports experience

By Matt McClure Competitive axe-throwing has made its way out west and found its newest home in Arizona. LumberJaxes, Phoenix’s first axe-throwing facility, recently opened just blocks away from the Angels’ Tempe Diablo Stadium. LumberJaxes founders...
Las Sendas Golf Club

Las Sendas Golf Club is a true masterpiece

By Tim J. Randall Golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. has dazzled professional and high handicappers alike with his challenging and picturesque designs around the globe. Northeast Mesa’s Las Sendas is no different, sitting...

Talking Stick Golf Club offers two different games

By Tim J. Randall With the massive Topgolf facility in the foreground, and the bustling Talking Stick Resort and Casino casting a wide shadow across the desert landscape, the unique golfing treasure of 36-holes...

5 hidden golf gems around the Valley

By Tim J. Randall With so many phenomenal golf courses around the Valley—more than 200 in Greater Phoenix—players have a tour bag of options on where to “tee it up.” But how to choose? Here...
Longbow Golf Club

Longbow Golf Club: The essence of Arizona golf

Longbow Golf Club is a tournament-tested track that hits the target When describing golf courses, the word “championship” often surfaces. Although this term can be somewhat ambiguous, at Longbow Golf Club it fits. Literally. After...
Goflpay

Scottsdale man unveils new way to book tee times

Three years ago, Scottsdale entrepreneur Dale Merritt had a vision that one might say was a bit more than modest: He set out to transform the golf industry. After noticing a slump in customer service...
Arizona Golf Resort

Arizona Golf – Resort Style

Exceptional golf is a tradition at the Arizona Golf Resort. Well known for some of the most picturesque and challenging par three holes, the Arizona Golf Resort offers 18 holes of PGA-rated championship golf. The...
McDowell Mountain Golf Club

Phil Mickelson surpasses goals with McDowell Mountain Golf Club

When the investment group led by Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson bought McDowell Mountain Golf Club and immediately renovated it, the goal was as clear as it was simple. “I want to see the...
PXG Golf Pros

Scottsdale’s PXG signs 12 touring pros to play $5,000 set

PXG is the only brand of golf clubs in the world that come with this warning: “Our clubs are amazing but expensive.” That is its advertising pitch and, in a nutshell, the message the...
Starfire Golf Club

Starfire Golf Club opens nine-hole golf course

The Squire nine-hole golf course at Scottsdale’s Starfire Golf Club is now available for play. The Hawk and King courses will continue to be available as Starfire’s 18-hole experience. Upon reopening, the rate to play...

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