Monday, April 14, 2014

Bubba Watson wins a second green jacket at The Masters!

Wintergreen golf congratulates Bubba on his victory using the Titleist Pro V1X golf ball.  In honor of Bubba's second Masters victory, play the ball that Bubba used to conquer Augusta National Golf Club.  Discounts on all Titleist golf balls this week in the golf shops.  Cannot be used with other sales promotions.

Monday, April 7, 2014

All nines are now open at Stoney Creek!

Although the weather did not fully cooperate, we are finally done with aerification at Stoney Creek. All three nines are now open and healing nicely. By now, most golfers are all too familiar with traditional core aerating and topdressing. However, what you may also notice, on our greens, are slices. It looks as though the green has been pinstriped. This is a process called verticutting.

What are the benefits of verticutting?  Verticutting provides several benefits.  For the plant, it helps with thatch removal (thatch is a layer of decomposed plant material that builds up over time), and promotes new growth of shoots, which leads to a denser stand of turf.  And for the golfer, the result of verticutting is a surface which is immediately smoother, and with increased density and less lateral grain, a faster one.
Verticutting the practice g

Saturday, April 5, 2014

The Annual Bloody Mary Open is on!  116 golfers are on the course at Stoney Creek and enjoying the Spring temperatures.  This popular event signals the start to the member tournament golf season.

Pictured above are some of the tournament entrants warming up on the range.  Good luck to all the players!

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Spring Has Sprung!

Spring is finally here and it is time to play golf!

They seem so annoyed by people

#1 Monocan at Stoney Creek

Monday, March 24, 2014

Callaway Staff Player Matt Every wins his first PGA Tour title at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Pictured above, Matt Every accepts the winner's trophy from legendary golfer and tournament host Arnold Palmer.

In the bag for Mr. Every was the new Big Bertha Driver, X2 Hot 3 wood, Apex irons and the new SR3 golf ball.

Golfers at Wintergreen Resort are invited to a discount on all Callaway golf balls this week.  If new equipment in on your mind, let the professional custom fit you with a new Callaway Driver or a set of irons - Congratulations Matt!

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Aussie John Senden takes the PGA Tour's Valspar Championship.  John  played the Titleist Pro V1 golf ball as he tamed the Copperhead course at Innisbrook Resort in Tampa. 

The Wintergreen Golf Staff is offering a 20 % discount on all Titleist golf balls, good through Sunday, March 23. 

The PGA Tour visits Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill Club and Lodge in Orlando this week as a star studded field preps for the Masters in April.

Monday, March 10, 2014

Wintergreen Golf congratulates Patrick Reed on his WGC - Cadillac Championship at Trump Doral this past week.  Play the Callaway ball that brought Patrick to the winner's circle with discounts through Sunday, March 16  at the Stoney Creek Golf Shop.  All Callaway golf balls are eligible for discounts of up to 20%.

Patrick Reed held on for a one-shot victory at the WGC-Cadillac Championship, earning his third win on the PGA TOUR (Photo by Stan Badz/PGA TOUR)