Golf

Golf

History of the Charbonneau Golf Course

History of the Charbonneau Golf Course

Charbonneau Golf Course: Development and Early Years The Charbonneau Golf Course is a key feature of the Charbonneau community in Wilsonville, Oregon. This golf course’s development is closely...
Games We Play

Games We Play

The Golf Genius program computes individual player and team scores based on each golfers established handicap, net and gross, as of the day of play. Alternate Shot (Two Man Team Game) Two-man teams...
Rules of Golf

Rules of Golf

THREE SETS OF RULES GOVERN PLAY: USGA RULES OF GOLF (usga.org/rules), CHARBONNEAU LOCAL RULES (detailed on score card) and USGA accepted local rule. Out of bounds and lost ball Announce and play...
Golf Etiquette

Golf Etiquette

1. Pace of Play Maintain an appropriate pace by playing “ready golf” and not spending too much time looking for lost balls. Be ready to play when it’s your turn, limiting practice...
Beginner’s Guide to Golf Handicaps

Beginner’s Guide to Golf Handicaps

1. What is a Golf Handicap?A golf handicap is a measure of a golfer’s potential ability, reflecting their average score over a series of rounds. It’s designed to allow golfers of varying...
What the heck is Stableford Scoring in golf?

What the heck is Stableford Scoring in golf?

Here’s a brief history of Stableford scoring and how to keep score using it: History: Dr. Frank Stableford introduced his scoring system in 1932, and it quickly gained popularity among golfers...
Does the pace of play suffer when drink carts are present? It would on Fridays at CGC!

Does the pace of play suffer when drink carts are present? It would on Fridays at CGC!

The pace of play on a golf course can be influenced by various factors, including the presence or absence of a drink cart. While there may not be comprehensive statistics available that specifically...
How many additional steps are necessary when it is a ‘Paths Only’ day?

How many additional steps are necessary when it is a ‘Paths Only’ day?

When golf courses implement “cart path only” rules, it means that golfers are required to stay on the designated cart paths and walk from the cart path to their ball. The additional steps...
Exploring the future of Golf Launcher technology using augmented reality goggles

Exploring the future of Golf Launcher technology using augmented reality goggles

: Overall, AR goggles have the potential to revolutionize the way hobbyist golfers practice, learn, and enjoy the game. By providing a more immersive, interactive, and personalized experience, AR...
You’ve landed in a fairway trap. Now what?

You’ve landed in a fairway trap. Now what?

A fairway trap also know as a fairway bunker doesn’t have to be a killer hole. In fact, it’s often possible to finish the hole with a par. Here’s what to do… Remember, practice...