Archive for November 3, 2013
Some historians claim that the term “golf” was derived from the dutch name of a game called “kolf.” Kolf was a sport played using sticks to knock balls around a frozen canal in the wintertime. Whether this is the correct history or not, the fact remains that golf has come a long way since balls were being batted down dutch canals. Nowadays golf is a global sport. As such golf games to play at golfing events and tournaments can be a perfect way to raise money for a cause, get the word out on an initiative or just plain have fun. Wilmington golf courses can be just the way to have this sort of fun.
Now, why is bird the word? Actually the term “birdie” as used in golf, dates all the way back to 1800s American slang when bird was a word used in