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OFFBEAT: Man Barricaded Inside Clubhouse Reportedly Causes Police Standoff View More
A team of police officers entered and brought out a man in handcuffs late Monday afternoon after an eight-hour standoff at the Conway Country Club. (Photo: Jason Lee, The Sun News)

OFFBEAT: Man Barricaded Inside Clubhouse Reportedly Causes Police Standoff

We’ve seen a ton of bizarre golf crime stories in the past few years, including thefts caught on video, golf course vandalism and physical altercations resulting in injury. But rarely will you see something like this. Last Sunday night, a few days after being voted off the board of directors…

News: Kim’s Clubs Make A Comeback View More
I.K. Kim celebrates her victory at the 2017 Ricoh Women's British Open. The clubs and bag she used for her victory ended up lost for two months. (Getty Images)

News: Kim’s Clubs Make A Comeback

In January, I.K. Kim had the experience every golfer dreads. On her flight from Miami to San Diego, American Airlines lost the golf clubs and bag the 29-year-old used to win the Ricoh Women’s British Open last summer. Adding insult to injury, the airline suggested that Kim should use rental…

WATCH: Born Without Hands, Golfer Makes Hole-In-One View More
Brandon Canesi was born without hands, but is still an avid golfer who just recorded his second ace.

WATCH: Born Without Hands, Golfer Makes Hole-In-One

He was born without hands, but that hasn’t stopped Brandon Canesi from becoming an avid golfer. Playing with modified golf clubs, Canesi has been able to enjoy the game for the past two decades. He’s even had two hole-in-ones, the most recent of which was captured on video and shared…

OFFBEAT: Teen Charged In Florida Course Vandalism View More
Police made an arrest after a vandal inflicted $20,000 worth of damage to a Florida golf course. (Photo: Scripps Media)

OFFBEAT: Teen Charged In Florida Course Vandalism

A teenager was arrested in the wee hours of Sunday morning and charged with criminal mischief after allegedly driving his car onto a Florida golf course, an ABC-TV affiliate in Tampa reported. Deputies told WFTS-TV that Luca Canalungo, 18, caused at least $20,000 worth of damage to East Lake Woodlands…