Winter Deep Freeze

The deep freeze that normally accompanies winter has set in recently. The actual temperature arriving at the course last Friday was -27 degrees Fahrenheit, and yesterday (Monday) was -19. Luckily, we have a nice blanket of snow insulating the fragile grass plant. If exposed to that type of temperature for extended periods, the grass could be set back in spring green-up or worst case, death. At this time, I don’t have worries for either event occurring. In most.

Posted by admin at Feb 24, 2015 Category: February 2015
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, Winter, Grass

Guest Blogger - Off Season Golf Preparations, Part III

Welcome back for a final post from Guest Blogger, Jon Conklin. Today, he discusses the importance of practicing and playing during the off-season.

Bucks Run Golf Club owns and operates our own golf simulator,.

Posted by admin at Feb 17, 2015 Category: February 2015
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, Guest, Off Season, Golf, Prepare, Practice, Play top

Guest Blogger - Off Season Golf Preparations, Part II

Welcome back for another post from our Guest Blogger, PGA Head Professional, Jon Conklin. Today, he discusses the importance of stretching in the off-season.

I have never heard of a person getting younger as time goes by. We used to be able to do some incredible things with our bodies without stretching beforehand, but as we age, that becomes a thing of the past. .

Posted by admin at Feb 10, 2015 Category: February 2015
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, Guest, Off Season, Golf, Prepare, Stretch top

Guest Blogger - Off Season Golf Preparations, Part I

Hello everyone and welcome back! For the next few weeks, I am excited to announce that our PGA Head Golf Professional, Jon Conklin, will be posting to our blog with tips for preparing for the 2015 golfing season. Jon has been with Bucks Run Golf Club since January 2009. Prior to that, he was employed at Olde Florida Golf Club in Naples, Florida and the Detroit Golf Club in Detriot, Michigan. Jon graduated from Ferris State University with a B.S. in Marketing and a Minor.

Posted by admin at Feb 03, 2015 Category: February 2015
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, Guest, Off Season, Golf, Prepare, Putt, top