The licensed and insured fishing guides from Outdoor Expeditions USA, LLC have cast countless lures into the waters of Jordan Lake and Harris Lake. Their target? Largemouth bass. They lead fishing trips in search of the popular game fish aboard their Triton 20HP Pro, which can seat two fisherman, one guide, and as many fish as the three can juggle.
For more than 15 years, Create A Video’s team has ushered their customers’ priceless memories into the digital age by transferring video tapes, 8mm, and 16mm films to DVD. The team is also capable of a wide range of creative work, such as editing together a video of a student athlete’s greatest sport moments. In addition to preserving special images, they also create pieces of wall art by tiling dozens of personal images into a glossy 20” x 30” PhotoMozaix that can take the shape of an animal, family member, or landscape. Beyond their editing talents, the technicians also perform repair work on videotapes that have been dropped or used as door stoppers for too long.
The Divide, so named because it straddles Mecklenburg and Union Counties, entices golfers with spacious bermuda-grass fairways and bent-grass greens designed by course architect John Casell II. Holes 2, 5, 12, and 18 boast a par 5, keeping players on their toes until the very end of each round. Golfers can visit a bunker in the short-game practice area to train for the course’s sand-guarded putting greens or hone their long game at the practice facility’s 20 hitting stations. Before afternoon games, guests fuel up on The Grill’s porch, munching burgers under lazily twirling fans. Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 72 course * Length of 6,922 yards from the farthest set of tees * Course rating of 74.4 from the farthest set of tees * Slope rating of 137 from the farthest set of tees * See the scorecard
Executive Links transforms the golf course into a meeting room?or a classroom, depending on your needs. With professional instructors stationed all across the U.S., the company has created a novel new way to do business while playing a round of golf: you can have one of its professional instructors join you and your business associates out on the course.
During rounds, instructors provide corrective advice on technique, all while the rest of the group talks shop. But Executive Links' services aren't limited to business-related packages. The company also offers on-course playing lessons, as well as individual swing lessons with video analysis that makes it easy to pinpoint mistakes or spot ghosts blowing the ball off the tee right before a swing.
At Trim Up, a gym run for and by women, trainees exercise independently on meticulously cleaned machinery or bask in the communal vibes of workout classes in disciplines such as yoga, Pilates, and Zumba. The gym’s whole-body vibration plates stimulate rarely used fast-twitch muscle fibers, working 98%–100% of muscles up to 3,000 times per minute, a feat usually only achievable when measured in dog minutes. The center’s detox diet retrains stomachs to crave healthy foods by sifting out late-onset allergens. Members can also enjoy discounted onsite sunless spray tans, which bronze skin to a choice of three shades with Mystic Tan’s MyMyst System.