Tag: Golf

Tips from the Pro

  Jay Wilson This month, I want to continue working with your putter. As I noted in November, most of putting is mental, and you need to believe that you’re a good putter and have a positive outlook on putting. Let’s recap the basics. When setting up, keep your feet and shoulders parallel to the…

RRLGA Robson Challenge Team

Ready to tee off! Pictured, from left, are Linda Walker, Judy Brozek, Mary Kindt, Bobbie Johnson, Fran Fowler, Becky Sheffler, Rhonda McGree, Pam Mumy, Susan Worner, Candy Burtis, and Jean DeChristopher.

Pam Mumy Each year, our Robson Communities sponsor an annual Robson Challenge Tournament, a team competition between the Ladies Golf Associations from the Arizona Robson Communities. The Robson Ranch Challenge Team is made up of 12 team members who have qualified by playing on the established play dates throughout the year. The game is hosted…

Next on the Tee…

Getting ready to tee off on hole number 10 are Terry Fondurulia, Mary Kindt, Sally Fullington, Joanne Johnson, Pam Costner, Mona Rod, and Lorna Watts.

Let the golfing season begin! The golf course has reopened and is beautiful. Forty-eight ladies turned out to golf in early November, and as snowbirds return, that number will increase for even more fun, laughs, and friendly competition. The event of the day was net score on odd holes, gross score on even holes. A…

Tips from the Golf Pro

Jay Wilson In my opinion, putting is the easiest part of the game. It has the least number of moving parts, but I’m constantly told by people when they talk about their games that “I can’t putt” or “I’m a horrible putter.” Well, if you’re thinking that way, will you ever be good at putting?…

Ladies Golf Association Plans New Season

Distance did not stop the planning session. Local meeting attendees were Bobbie Johnson, rules/handicap; Kathy Holwick, tournaments; Regina Bellach, past president; Candy Burtis, tournaments; and Dema Harris, membership. “Zooming” in on the meeting were Rhonda McGree, president; Mary Pryor, vice president; and Lorna Watts, AWGA representative.

The new golf season is just around the corner! The Robson Ranch Ladies Golf Association executive board recently met to discuss the upcoming season. Plans are coming together for games, tournaments, and special events. With the reopening of the course, the first golf day is Tuesday, Oct. 26. If you are a golfer, we hope…

Tips from the Golf Pro

Jay Wilson As a longtime golf teacher here at Robson Ranch, I’ve seen hundreds of golfers that are new to the game. Many of these students get frustrated and quit the game before they create a love for the game. In most cases it is expectations that are too high that prove to be too…

Meet Jay Wilson, Head Golf Professional

Jay Wilson, head golf professional

Pam Mumy A professional golfer is a person who makes a living by playing golf. A golf professional is a person who makes a living in the business of golf. Meet Jay Wilson, head golf professional here at Robson Ranch. An outstanding golfer, he also wears many other hats during his busy day. A sample…

RRLGA Solheim Cup

The Red and Blue Teams dressed to win! Golf pro Jay Wilson keeps the two rival teams separated.

Pam Mumy Every two years, the best professional women golfers from Europe and the USA go head-to-head in a matchplay golf tournament called the Solheim Cup. In August of this year, the Solheim Cup will be played in the USA at Inverness Country Club in Toledo, Ohio. To honor the event, the Robson Ranch Ladies…

It’s Still a Jungle Out There

Kristy Sebillian, Jeanie Bales, and Robin Tanke

Pat Mumy The Robson Ranch Ladies Golf Association spent a day on the wild side for one of the most popular tournaments of the season, The Past Presidents Party. Continuing the theme from last year, teams “dressed for the jungle” and competed against the field, both with score and costume. The amazing tee signs were…

Developer’s Cup Winner

Tournament winner Linda Walker

Pat Mumy A perfect day for golf, a terrific foursome, and a prayer to be disciplined and focused on each shot. Those were the keys for this year’s tournament winner, Linda Walker. The Developer’s Cup, sponsored by San Tan Golf Carts, is a net score event held each year by Robson Ranch Ladies Golf Association.…