Bandon Dunes, 18 Birdies, Vertical Groove Golf announced as winners of Golf Aficionado Magazine Best of 2017 Awards
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Winner of the 2017 Best Golf Course award is Bandon Dunes, one of the crown jewels of the Pacific Northwest. The Bandon Dunes golf course is the namesake of Bandon Dunes resort. Featuring a spectacular course layout which includes an approach shot on the 4th hole that is among the most beautiful in the world. Bandon Dunes earned our highest course rating in 2017 and currently sits at number 6 in our Top 10.
Best Golf Product
Winner of the 2017 Best Golf Product award is Vertical Groove Golf, the VGG Driver was a product that came out of nowhere and completely blew us away. After testing the VGG Driver for most of the year, it consistently outperformed all the big names in the industry like TaylorMade and Callaway by providing longer and straighter drives. The vertical groove design will turn heads, but your tee shots will leave your playing partners running out to get their own.
Best Golf App
Winner of the 2017 Best Golf App award is 18 Birdies. In 2017, the team at 18 Birdies continued to innovate and improve golf's best mobile app providing golfers with a premium on-course experience. 18 Birdies goes beyond GPS and injects the social aspect into the game of golf connecting you with friends and fellow golfers around the world. Their new DreamGames feature has been a game changer, allowing you to earn golf bucks and chances to win a dream prize.
Best Golf Resort
Winner of the 2017 Best Golf Resort award is Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. The accolades keep rolling in for Bandon Dunes. Not only did Bandon Dunes take the award for Best Golf Course but so did the resort. If you look up golf resort in the dictionary your likely to see a picture of the Bandon Dunes logo. Bandon Dunes is golf as it was meant to be, the resort provides 4 world class 18-hole championship golf courses and Bandon Preserve, a 13-hole Par 3 masterpiece. Any trip to Bandon Dunes is going to provide an unparalleled golfing experience.
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