Making More Putts Equals a Lower Score
What if I told you that the secret to making more short pressure putts was HORSE? Confused yet? Get a friend to compete against and head to the practice green. Decide who goes first by spinning a tee. Whoever it points to more gets to go first. Once the […]
Summer Hydration Tips
If you feel thirsty, this is the first warning of dehydration; your body is using up not only water, but the components which make up the electrolytes your body uses to function. If you lose too much fluid, you can go from hot to heat stroke very quickly while exercising, especially with high […]
Tee It High and Let It Fly
Today’s golf balls spin much less off the tee than they used to. For you to use that to your advantage and hit longer tee shots, follow one simple tip: tee it high and let it fly.
The reason this cliché came about is simple: back spin equals shorter shots. […]
Fundamentals of Tennis
Within my capacity of teaching various levels of tennis, I’ve had the opportunity to better understand how tennis is constantly evolving; not only from a local level, but from a global perspective as well. Of course we can’t talk about tennis as a whole, without first mentioning the success we’ve had in […]
Pickleball in Southwest Florida has become a hot topic word for several reasons. You hear about the popularity of the sport, the dangers of the sport and more recently, the noise issue of the sport.
Many communities have adopted the sport as part of their amenity package. Some start with two courts and some start […]
Tips For Counting Calories
Are you struggling to lose weight? Is this directly related to what and how much you eat?
If you’re ready to take action, there’s no better time than now to start counting calories. By doing so, you’ll gain a better understanding of what you’re eating, how much you’re eating, and the impact each […]
At Estero Country Club, we take great pride in providing our members with the best service and amenities across the board.
If you’ve been paying attention, you’ve noticed two things about country clubs nationwide and those located in Southwest Florida:
The overall number of golf and country clubs throughout the country is declining
The best (and most popular) […]
Lower your Score
Longer. Straighter. These are the words most frequently heard when listening to the marketing ads from golf equipment companies. If you pay attention to their advertisements, you will no doubt come away thinking that the best and most reliable way to improve your scores is to hit your driver farther off the tee […]
Golf Course Restoration
Estero Country Club felt little to no impact from Tropical Storm Gordon. Other than ruining anyone’s outdoor barbeque plans the storm was mostly uneventful. We only received a total of an inch of rain and our new trees made it through unscathed. Grass growing continues to be the name of the game for […]
Golf Course Restoration
Through the first three weeks of August, we have recorded 7.5” of rain here at Estero Country Club. As the overall water table in Southwest Florida continues to rise, the golf course is beginning to get saturated. This is good news on the holes that we are still trying to grow grass on, […]