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Sandy Cable: The Incredible Journey Continues

After day one of the Club Championship at Genoa Lakes Golf & Country Club, Sandy Cable is in second place in the Championship Flight. For those of you not familiar with Sandy’s story, it is a remarkable one. To read about Sandy’s incredible journey click here. Thursday is the final round and we all will […]

Debbie McCray

Debbie McCrea recorded her 1st lifetime ace on Sunday while playing with Paul Buckingham, Sandy Shannon and Brian Otterbein in the annual Odd Couples Tournament at Blue Mountain Golf & Country Club. Debbie used a 5 hybrid club on the 126 yard, 14th hole. CONGRATULATIONS, Debbie! EDITORS NOTE: Debbie and her husband John have been […]

Dr. Mike Gelinas

Dr. Mike has hit the perfect golf shot (another one). Playing at the Minocqua Country Club, on the 5th hole, Dr. Mike aced the 166 yard, par 3, with a 6 iron, CONGRATULATIONS, Dr. Mike! EDITORS NOTE: When we first met Dr. Mike, 4 years ago he was a long-time golfer, having played the game […]

Bret and Candy Van Rensselaer

Candy and I are both very excited about our progress since our Bird Golf experience. I went to the school with three expectations in mind. Candy would learn enough to decide that golf was a game she would enjoy playing (she had never golfed prior to the school) That I would learn some techniques to […]

Val Weis

As a lifelong avid golfer, Val Weis has enjoyed her share of triumphs and tragedies in this grand pursuit. Val and her husband Mike came to a school with us in March of this year, and her principal goals were to hit her irons, with more distance and accuracy. They worked with one of Bird […]

John Samerjan

We have just received this marvelous news from John Samerjan, who has been to two golf schools with Shelley Hamlin, reported the following story below. CONGRATULATIONS, John! Dear Jay, Shelley and Carey: Yesterday, I had my biggest win ever; the District Senior Amateur at Trenton District Golf Association (encompasses 22 clubs in the area and […]

Jon McMahon

This wonderful news comes to us from Jon McMahon, who we first met three years ago. Jon, at that time was 20 handicap who was passionate about the game. Jon has remained just as passionate except now he is becoming a very good player. Jon was one of the winning team members at the 2007 […]

Hub Donald

CONGRATULATIONS TO: Hub Donald (who is taught by Jim Samsing), as he relays this wonderful news: “My first hole in one was on June 22 2008, at Calvert Crossing Golf Club in Calhoun, La. It was on the 8th hole, a 143 yard par three, uphill to a blind green. I hit a 5 iron […]

Chris Black

Hi Jay, I received your note today. Thank you! We had a great time at the golf school and at Wildhorse Pass; it exceeded my expectations significantly. Jim is a remarkable teacher and his patience and knowledge are phenomenal. I know he was a little disappointed that I was not quite getting it together on […]

Chris Basset

Playing at his home Club, Breckenridge Golf Club, on September 29th., Chris Basset did not one, but two remarkable things. Chris had a hole-in-one on the par 3, 8th. hole on his way to a one under, 35, on the front 9. Then, despite a double bogey on the last hole finished with a superb […]

George Yost

CONGRATULATIONS TO; George Yost! George, an 8 handicapper (but not for much longer!). In his words: “Wanted to drop you a line and let you know I am playing so well this year, I can’t believe it! I just finished the second sub per round I ever played. I shot 70 at Red Rocks CC., […]

Warren Dyer

This is an e-mail that we received from, Warren Dyer. CONGRATULATIONS, Warren! “As you know, I have just completed another school with Jim and Bird Golf. As you and Jim are well aware, I am not much for practicing with the exception to the week I spend with Jim which is enough to hold me […]