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Articles written by Chris King

Chris King 01/15/2022 

Founders Club is one of the Myrtle Beach area’s most creative designs, with waste bunkers framing nearly every hole on a rolling layout. The abundan...

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Chris King 01/13/2022 

The Super Bowl is the biggest sporting event on the American calendar, annually attracting more than 100 million viewers. If you are in Myrtle Beach f...

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Chris King 01/05/2022 

A 2021 restoration at Pine Lakes Country Club, which featured the installation of new Sunday bermudagrass greens and a comprehensive bunker renovation...

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Chris King 01/03/2022 

Tidewater Golf Club is Myrtle Beach’s third best course, according to a poll of area PGA professionals, and at the heart of its appeal is the layout...

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Chris King 12/30/2021 

Opening a restaurant in the midst of a pandemic isn’t ideal, but LOCAL, one of Pawleys Island’s newest eateries, stared that challenge in the face...

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Chris King 12/28/2021 

We’ve ranked golf courses, our favorite holes, restaurants and happy hours but there is a part of the Myrtle Beach golf scene we haven’t touched, ...

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Chris King 12/26/2021 

The formula for Arrowhead Country Club – outstanding conditions, a prime location and the beauty of the Intracoastal Waterway – has been a...

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Chris King 12/23/2021 

The new year is upon us, which means much of America will compile a list of resolutions that are as likely to be filled as I am to break 80 over the n...

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Chris King 12/21/2021 

They aren’t “Top 100” layouts. They aren’t likely to be the centerpiece of your next Myrtle Beach golf vacation. But they do make up the guts ...

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Chris King 12/19/2021 

Planning a Myrtle Beach golf trip is a labor of love, and so is the research to determine the best 2022 golf packages for your group. As the home of a...

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Chris King 12/17/2021 

A year ago, Tiger Woods hadn’t suffered a near catastrophic car accident, Brooks-Bryson wasn’t a thing, and everyone assumed the soon-to-be 50-yea...

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Chris King 12/15/2021 

There is hardly a traveling golfer who isn’t familiar with Myrtle Beach and its abundance of courses, so it can seem counterintuitive to think of pa...

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Chris King 12/13/2021 

Pine Lakes Country Club underwent a renovation in the summer of 2021 and with the work in the rearview mirror, it’s time to assess the greens and bu...

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Chris King 12/11/2021 

Long Bay Golf Club is Myrtle Beach’s “other” Jack Nicklaus course. The layout opened in 1989, the same year as Pawleys Plantation, the Golden Be...

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Chris King 12/06/2021 

Wide fairways and greens big enough to build a house on are modern architectural features, but recent trends haven’t obscured the benefits of classi...

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