Jason Scott Deegan

Senior Staff Writer

Jason Scott Deegan has reviewed more than 700 courses and golf destinations for some of the industry's biggest publications. He is a regular contributor with Athlon Sports and PGA Magazine. His work has been honored by the Golf Writer's Association of America and the Michigan Press Association. His favorite golf destinations are Ireland and New Zealand, along with Michigan and California, where he lives with his wife and two children. Jason rarely touched a golf club until his college days at Eastern Michigan University, but now his passion for the game knows no out of bounds. He got his start writing with the TravelGolf Network in 1999. Follow him on Twitter at @WorldGolfer.

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Even resort courses designed to be walked are renting more carts than management would like.
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Public courses around the country are reopening after long closures.
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Fisticuffs in South Africa remind one writer of a near miss.
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The home of Pebble Beach offers numerous resorts, hotels and inns.
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From new and renovated courses to trends in agronomy and tech, what to look for at your home course or next golf trip.
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It's becoming a morbid annual holiday tradition of mine every December.
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Desert golf provides amazing relief from the throes of winter.
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