The Quadrilateral

Geoff Shackelford
A year-round newsletter covering all things Grand Slam and Ryder Cup from one of golf’s last independent voices
Created 04 Nov 2020
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  • Significant Augusta National Design Artifact Up For Auction
    07 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Plan with MacKenzie notes for Augusta National’s 13th (The Golf Auction) The Golf Auction expects to fetch a significant sum for a “museum quality plan” of Augusta National’s two most famous holes. Se...
  • Latest "Grow The Game" Variant Threatens The Reputation Of Golf's Leading Pros
    05 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 7 18
    Grow the game. The mere mention usually elicits an eye-roll. The phrase is so worn out that it does not even deserve cliché status. Because clichés at least suggest some element of truth. Nope, “grow-...
  • Major(s) News & Notes, December 2nd, 2021
    02 Dec 2021 • 8 min read • 4 16
    Days to the 2022 Masters first tee shot: 126 Days to the 2022 PGA Championship first tee shot: 168 Days to the 2022 U.S. Open first tee shot: 196 Days to the 2022 Open Championship first tee shot: 225...
  • Tiger's Just Happy To Be Still
    29 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 6 1
    Golf Digest’s Henni Koyack was able to coax some fantastic insights out of Tiger Woods in his first interview since February’s car accident. Looking fresh-faced and more at-ease than usual, Woods walk...
  • What A Time For Golf Course Art And A Quad Special Offer At Evalu18.com
    29 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 5 0
    The Old Course At Sunrise by Joe McDonnell (Evalu18.com) I know, I know, just what you wanted, another Cyber Monday email. But today’s special Quadrilateral off is an excuse to declare this: we are li...
  • Did Lee Westwood Pass Up A 2023 Ryder Cup Captaincy For The Saudi Golf League?
    28 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 3 12
    Future Ryder Cup venues sign at Whistling Straits (Geoff Shackelford) I didn’t think too much about James Corrigan’s Telegraph exclusive announcing Lee Westwood’s withdrawal from 2023 Ryder Cup consid...
  • Major(s) News And Notes: November 25th, 2021
    25 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 5 3
    Days to the 2022 Masters first tee shot: 133 Days to the 2022 PGA Championship first tee shot: 175 Days to the 2022 U.S. Open first tee shot: 203 Days to the 2022 Open Championship first tee shot: 232...
  • Overanalyzing Tiger
    22 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 6 16
    Tiger Woods hits balls and shares it on social media (Tiger Woods) Not long ago, the sight of Tiger Woods surfacing after months of silence might have been seen as a poorly-timed attention ploy. The s...
  • Major(s) News & Notes, November 18, 2021
    18 Nov 2021 • 7 min read • 4 0
    Days to the 2022 Masters first tee shot: 140 Days to the 2022 PGA Championship first tee shot: 182 Days to the 2022 U.S. Open first tee shot: 210 Days to the 2022 Open Championship first tee shot: 239...
  • Bobby Jones Retired 91 Years Ago Today And Went Into The Movie Business
    17 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 4 14
    New York Times front page from November 18, 1930 Ninety-one years ago Bobby Jones made it official. He’d had enough. And Hollywood here I come! I recently came across my copy of The Complete Book of G...
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