golf

10月 092019
 

What can data tell us about the easiest hole at your favorite golf course? Or which hole contributes the most to mastering the course? A golf instructor once told me golf is not my sport, and that my swing is hopeless, but that didn’t stop me from analyzing golf data. [...]

How to win the SAS Championship was published on SAS Voices by Frank Silva

8月 122013
 
Each year during springtime in the Midwest, we long-suffering residents slowly disentangle ourselves from the grips of Old Man Winter – one twisted finger at a time. Like clockwork, with spring comes hopes of golf, and dreams of that par game I was never able to put together last summer.  So (ever hopeful) I visited a golf [...]
10月 052012
 
They say golf is a simple game. The objective is straightforward; get a little white ball into the hole while minimizing the number of shots. Yet, anyone who has ever stepped up to the tee understands that there are many other factors at play. I can’t tell you why, but [...]