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James Achenbach
Associate Editor / Equipment & Technology

Hometown: Taylorville, Illinois

Career highlights: Learned to play golf on a 9-hole course in the middle of corn and soybean fields. Loved it. Graduate, University of Iowa. Attended Iowa Writers' Workshop. Winner of the Golf Writers Association of America individual championship (even par, Dunes Club, Myrtle Beach, S.C.). Golf game went AWOL sometime in the 1990s. Presumed dead.

Recent Stories by James Achenbach
Oct. 14 - 4:01
Krank Golf drivers not just for long-drive competitors

Aug. 27 - 3:20
Golf-industry executives discuss their start in golf, outlook for future

Aug. 17 - 6:40
Ed Several runs PGA Expo, PGA Merchandise Show with PGA pro in mind

July 17 - 5:07
TaylorMade-Adidas Golf trims workforce by 6 percent, company says

July 16 - 11:23
Tiger Woods puts new driver shaft in play at British Open

July 11 - 10:16
Oosthuizen improves driving with new Project X Hzrdus shaft

June 28 - 9:18
Jeff Maggert wins U.S. Senior Open for 2nd major title

June 28 - 1:02
Lancaster breaks hole with ace during U.S. Senior Open

June 27 - 8:24
With Langer, Maggert on top, U.S. Senior Open has major feel

June 27 - 6:38
Kenny Perry makes moving-day charge at U.S. Senior Open

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