Ernie Els is considering cutting his golf schedule even more to spend time with his family, saying life on the road after 25 seasons as a pro is getting "tougher and tougher."
There wasn’t much of an offseason for touring pros in 2013, but Ernie Els is experimenting with new golf equipment just like he might in the longer offseason of years gone by.
Here is a closer look at the International squad for the 2013 Presidents Cup, which will take place Oct. 3-6 at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio.
It seems that even the Claret Jug might need a bit of a break -- and maybe a polish or two -- after a trip around the globe.
Ernie Els officially handed back the coveted Claret Jug on Monday at Muirfield, handing over the impressive piece of silver to R&A CEO Peter Dawson.
Ten things to know about the British Open, to be played this week at Muirfield, where the tournament has taken place 15 times before, from 1892 to 2002.
Ernie Els will defend his British Open title -- here are a few facts and figures about golf's only major outside the United States, beginning this week at the 7,192-yard Muirfield golf links.
A decade earlier, Ernie Els was outspoken about his ire toward the long putter -- the same piece of equipment that saved his career and helped him win last year’s Open Championship, the South African has admitted.
Defending Open Champion Ernie Els has called Muirfield “weird” for the its all-male policy ahead of next week’s Open Championship at the Scottish Club.
Ernie Els, citing a hip injury, withdraws from next week's Tampa Bay Championship on the PGA Tour
Tthe Grand Slam of Golf isn’t like most tournaments, so when Ernie Els withdrew with an ankle injury, it started a whirlwind.
Ernie Els has pulled out of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf next week in Bermuda because of a minor ankle injury. He will be replaced in the four-man field by Padraig Harrington.
Ernie Els improbably won the Open Championship three weeks ago, but the South African says it wasn't a fluke, and he feels like he has more where that win came from.
One of the key ingredients in Ernie Els' Open Championship win? He gave up alcohol.
Ernie Els proves with the Open Championship victory that he still can win on golf's biggest stage.
Ernie Els carried three Callaway X Utility Prototypes in his bag for the Open Championship.
Ernie Els has had his share of heartache in major championships. It helped him focus at Royal Lytham.
Did Ernie Els see another major coming? He did, months before he was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2011 in a conversation with our Jeff Babineau.
Notebook: Ernie Els captured the Open Championship by dominating Royal Lytham's final three holes; Nicolas Colsaerts makes big push toward European Ryder Cup squad.
5 Things: How will you remember the 2012 Open Championship? As the tournament in which Ernie Els made an unlikely comeback? Or as the one that Adam Scott threw away?
Check out images from Ernie Els' dramatic come-from-behind win at the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes.