The Ridge Golf Course

Golf Tips: Starting position is key in athletic set up for swing

Well, if you have been following along for the past couple of weeks and doing a little homework, your grip and your aiming techniques have no doubt improved and you are surely brim ...

Golf Tips: Eyes and thighs are key to golf shot consistency

When we discuss aim for a full golf shot, there are two parts of the body that should be considered — your eyes and thighs. This is because if you understand these two body p ...

Golf Tips: Get a grip on fundamentals

It’s about time to review a few fundamentals for an end of summer tune-up to get us ready for autumnal golf. In the next few weeks we’ll review in depth some of the bas ...

Local golfers to compete at Special Olympics

Unlike most Olympians, Cyndi Saffold has competed in multiple sports throughout the years. Saffold has participated in floor hockey, basketball and golf at the Games.  This y ...

Region rich in golf-related happenings

Larry Christianson of Brentwood made a stop at The Ridge Golf Course in Auburn to catch a round of golf before heading to Tahoe. “This is terrific weather to play in, it’s not ...

Golf Tips: Practice grip, aim, set-up, posture for chips, pitches

There are many shots in golf that are made with less than full swings. They’re known as chips and pitches. A chipping swing is a swing that doesn’t move past your hips ...

Golf Tips: Course management is best way to achieve lower scores

Is it sometimes a struggle for you to score well on the golf course? You may feel confident on the range hitting the ball and imagine yourself making all kind of pars, birdies and ...

2004: Year of the 'wardrobe malfunction,' presidential election, lethal tsunamis and Auburn loses soldiers in Iraq

A look back at the aughts Editor’s note: The Journal shares some notable events that occurred in the last decade of Auburn’s history. 2004 gave us the trivial magnified lar ...

Many made golf event great

On Friday, May 15, we featured our 15th Annual Fun Golf Event with 144 golfers enjoying the day at The Ridge Golf Course. Represented were 16 golfers from the Bay Area, six various ...
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