In the early 1900s, south suburban Homewood was quite a golf mecca with the establishment of popular courses such as Homewood (now Flossmoor) Country Club in 1899, followed by Ravisloe Country Club (1901), Idlewild Country Club (1908) and Calumet Country Club, which started in Chicago in 1901 and later moved to Homewood in 1917. The […]
Be a part of the Chicago Southland Golf Merchandise Show February 8-9 at Ravisloe Country Club in south suburban Homewood. Courses and industry professionals will be on hand to offer the latest golf trends and merchandise including apparel, shoes, clubs and more at up to 70% off. All attendees on Saturday, February 9th at 5pm […]
A score of “four” made on a golf hole is either a bogey, birdie, or par. Consensus would say that a birdie-four is better than a par-four, and way better than a bogey-four, but there are times when the ‘four’ as ‘par’ can delight a golfer nearly as much as a birdie-four. When level to […]
Your mom and dad always told you “It’s easier to get into something than to get out of it”. Immediately, three things come to mind to confirm this parental warning — trouble, debt, and prison. These three situations enable lawyers, CEO’s of credit card companies, and bail bondsmen the opportunity to earn a comfortable living. […]
The legendary Donald Ross contributed to Chicago Golf in a big way with Ravisloe Country Club.