Big-game fishing

The algae-rich drainage was the haunt of scaly creatures of epic proportion. On occasion, following a stiff downpour, they’d congregate at Mitchell’s culvert, where they’d feed ravenously as swirling currents pulled morsels of food into their ambush zone. Crouched barefoot on a wet, sandy berm, I’d wait motionless …

Golf: stretch before you swing

Many golfers say theirs don’t feel warmed up until the third or fourth hole–and short shots off the early tees are one result. To help improve golfers’ performance and reduce the risk of injury, the Centinela Biomechanics Lab in Inglewood, California, has come up with a six-minute flexibility …

Golfing the British Isles

While in County Kerry, Ireland, several years ago, veteran meeting planner Paula Kelly, a vice president with the former AmerUs Annuity Group (now part of Aviva), got a directive from a company executive: “Get me some tee times at Ballybunion Golf Club.” Not so easy. The Old Course …

Golf: stretch before you swing

Many golfers say theirs don’t feel warmed up until the third or fourth hole–and short shots off the early tees are one result. To help improve golfers’ performance and reduce the risk of injury, the Centinela Biomechanics Lab in Inglewood, California, has come up with a six-minute flexibility …