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Bob Weiner

Bob Weiner

Bob Weiner has been a fixture around the Capital Area golf scene for more than three decades, first writing for the Troy Record and then for more than 25 years as the lead golf writer for the Daily Gazette. He brings his experience and connections not only in telling stories about players in competition, but first hand accounts on area links and club reviews, too. Bob lives in Troy.

On The Tee with John Cooney

 Posted by on 01/12/2018  Featured, General  Comments Off on On The Tee with John Cooney
Jan 122018

LIVING BY THE RULES By Bob Weiner After 31 years with the Troy Police Department, John Cooney certainly knows a lot about dealing with people, rules and regulations. His lifelong love affair with golf goes [More …]

Countdown to the New Year

 Posted by on 12/30/2017  Events, Featured  Comments Off on Countdown to the New Year
Dec 302017

TOP-10 STORIES OF 2017 By Bob Weiner A remarkable up-“roar”-ious shot is produced on the national stage; a bizarre ending allows a familiar face to grab a victory in a long-running tournament; a new junior [More …]

Golf Galaxy closing in two weeks

 Posted by on 12/22/2017  Equipment, Featured, General  Comments Off on Golf Galaxy closing in two weeks
Dec 222017

LAST MINUTE SHOPPING IDEA By Bob Weiner Golf Galaxy Albany, located at 161 Washington Ave. Ext., will be closing its doors for good on January 6, 2018, the Crossgates Commons store announced this past weekend. [More …]

Bigs earns Web.com Tour Card Again

 Posted by on 12/11/2017  Featured, General  Comments Off on Bigs earns Web.com Tour Card Again
Dec 112017

HELP SPONSOR LOCAL PLAYER By Bob Weiner Like most pro golfers, Bryan Bigley plays mind games. These ultimate free agents are basically out on their own with very limited support systems. If they can’t convince [More …]