The World-Wide Leader in Sports is making a stop right here in Rome, NY. They are coming to town to film a feature about a new twist to an old game. It's all happening at the Rome Country Club. It's called speed golf, and it's pretty intense.
Any golfer's dream is to one day get a hole-in-one. For many it takes several years, and for others that dream never comes true. For recent New Hartford High School graduate Ryan Faro it only took 18 years. Ryan also spent some time here at Big Frog 104 as an intern.
Mini Golf is a great family activity! It can be challenging for the little ones, but it's almost always a lot of fun. It seems like there used to be a lot more mini golf courses in the area. Weather and all kinds of other activities might have hurt business locally...
It is very exciting that we have a native of Central New York competing in golf's most prestigious major, The Masters. Derek Bard is a graduate of New Hartford High School and currently attends The University of Virginia. If you want to follow every shot of Derek's tournament run you can do it virtually.
It's almost time for golf season(if only the weather realized it), and we have your ticket to 10 area golf courses with the 'Seize The Deal Golf Card.' Just having this awesome discount card may not be enough though. In case your significant other doesn't appreciate golf as much as you do, here are some of the best excuses to use to get out on the golf course this season.