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CANTIGNY GOLF in Wheaton has announced that after 22 years, it’s head golf professional Patrick Lynch is moving on. There are no details on where Lynch is headed, other than he is looking at some things he would to do in life. So more on this tomorrow, when the Gog Blog Speaks Out.

COG HILL Golf has announced a holiday golf ball promotion, and it runs through the end of the year.

Cog Hill and Callaway Golf are offering the Callaway Chrome Soft golf ball for only $39.99 plus tax, and now you can get free personalization. You must order by December 13th to get your order by Christmas Day. Call Cog Hill at (866)-264-4455, or visit But if you have not signed up for any of the Black Friday or this weekends Turkey Trot outings, do so as soon as possible to guarantee a spot in the field.

Cabot of Canada, spreading out to the West.

Cabot of Canada is now moving West.

Like out to the Pacific Northwest of British Columbia Canada.

The new Cabot Revelstoke is a Par 71 course, designed by Rod Whitman. It’s located between the town of Revelstoke, and the Columbia River.

The new Cabot property has everything you could love to enjoy. Because there is world-class golf in the warm months, and world-class skiing in the winter.

And you can enjoy mountain views from the holes of the Revelstoke golf course. So learn more at

The Slick Rock course at Horseshoe Bay Resort in Austin Texas.

Horseshoe Bay Resort located just outside of Austin Texas, is not going to wait any longer.

That’s right, now you don’t need to wait for Black Friday. You don’t need to wait for Cyber-Monday.

Because Horseshoe Bay Resort is ready to roll-out the specials starting prior to Turkey Day.

Be ready on Wednesday November 25th, to find a special for your HSB stay and play. For details see Play four championship golf courses and enjoy everything else the resort has to offer.

Vattanac Resort in Cambodia, now with two Sir Nick Faldo designed championship courses.

VATTANAC Golf Resort has opened it’s second championship golf course, the West Course designed by Sir Nick Faldo.

Faldo called the West Course, “a perfect compliment to the East Course.” Because of how the fluid shaping gives the course it’s own identity.

The five sets of tee’s range from the front tee’s at 4,935 yards, to the back tee’s that list over 7,200 yards, Par 72. The resort located in Phnom Penh Cambodia, is now rated the nations top golf destination, and managed by Troon Golf.

But the resort is now ready to move into another phase of golf improvements, with the addition of night golf, and what’s being termed as a world-class golf academy. So for more details please visit

The new Edison Golf stand-alone golf bag. Now available.

EDISON GOLF WEDGES, has responded to the demand by it’s customers, for the perfect lightweight golf carry bag.

So now available and the perfect holiday gift for only $239.00, is your stand alone bag, and complete with your name embroidered on the ball pocket.

You should allow 3-4 weeks for shipping, which is free, to get yours in time for Christmas.

So for more details please visit

The new Trapper Outwear by Sun Mountain.

So if your still playing golf in the northern states, and need the right outerwear to keep warm because the temperatures drop into the low 50’s and 40 degree range.

Check out the new Trapper Line by Sun Mountain. Trapper is now available for only $179.99.

Because the new Trapper outerwear is both water-resistant and windproof, golfers will enjoy comfort on days when the weather isn’t perfect. Men’s sizes come from medium to XX-Large, in Black, Navy and Platinum. Golfers will enjoy the handwarmer pockets and chin-guard. Ladies will enjoy the granite Jacket and Vest, that come complete with insulated core panels.

You can place an order, or find your closest retailer by visiting and or by calling (800)-227-9224.

SO ARE you signed-up for the Gobble-Gobble 4-man scramble on Friday at Blackberry Oaks in Bristol. Call Blackberry Oaks at (630)-553-7170 and get registered today. Because your golf season is not over.

The Gog Blog Speaks Out returns tomorrow. So stay clicked in. RS

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About Rory Spears

Rory spent over 8 years growing up working at Rob Roy Golf Club in Prospect Hts.IL, then two years at Chevy Chase in Wheeling. He has covered golf in Chicago since 1986. Rory was one of the initial members of WSCR all-sports radio Chicago and covered golf there for 5 seasons, before moving on to work for ESPN/Sportsticker and ESPN Radio. In addition to hosting Golfers on Golf Radio on WCPT AM820 Chicago, he writes for both the Chicago District (CDGA) Magazine, and formerly Chicagoland Golf. Rory has played over 525 courses in 39 states, and rates golf courses. He does golf course management and communications consulting, within the golf industry.