The Best Golf Courses in Italy – The game is growing here

When you think of sports in Italy, football, of course, comes to mind first. The country’s National Institute of Statistics says there are more than 4,000,000 Italians who play soccer. In fact, golf is not even among the top 10 sports for Italians. In a nation of 60 million people, there are fewer than 100,000 […]

Best Courses in Georgia – History and Great Golf Meet Here

When you think of golf in Georgia, the first place almost everyone thinks of is Augusta National. And the name most associated with golf is Bobby Jones. While any list of great Georgia courses will be topped with Augusta National, Jones is heavily associated with four of the best. Widely acclaimed as the best amateur […]

Analyse Your Golf Swing – Ways to do it Yourself

If you are an avid golfer, chances are you have either seen or heard of TrackMan, the electronic marvel that uses radar to track virtually everything imaginable about your swing. TrackMan records spin rate, launch angle, carry, ball speed, club speed, dynamic loft, attack angle, club path, face angle, and something called smash factor. Smash […]

Canada’s Best Courses – Great Places to Play in the Great White North

Canadians love golf. This might be surprising to you since a large chunk of the country has weather too cold to play for several months out of the year. It might be less surprising when you realize that many of the nation’s early immigrants arrived from Scotland, birthplace of the game. In a country with […]

Different Types of Clubs – Everything you need to know

Golf, or at least the game we recognize by that name, began in Scotland in the 15th century. While similar games go back perhaps centuries before this, that’s when the so-called modern game of golf began. “So-called” because the game played today has changed dramatically since the Scots started playing the game during the Renaissance. […]

Online Used Club Sellers – Shopping from the Comfort of Home

There is no way around it, golf is an expensive game. But you can mitigate those costs in a number of ways. One of the best is to buy used clubs instead of new. You can sometimes find deep discounts on clubs that still have plenty of life in them. Golf-club manufacturers have a steady […]

Ping G400 Review -A Combination of Distance and Accuracy

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In 1959, a frustrated golfer who worked as an engineer at General Electric began making putters in his garage. By 1967, Karsten Solheim quit his job at GE to focus on his new golf business that he named Ping because of the sound made when the struck the ball. Solheim’s engineering background was the perfect […]

Best Golf Courses in Saskatoon, Canada

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Among the prairies and wheat fields of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan in the western half of Canada lies unexpected pleasures for golfers. You might think that this northern clime would be too cold for good golf, and that is true for part of the year. But when the warmer months come along, Saskatoon can be a welcome […]

Great Golf Courses in Sonoma’s Wine Country

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When you think of Sonoma, California, the first thing that comes to mind for most people is wine. This area just north of California near the coast has the perfect weather conditions for growing grapes. It has earned its distinction as Wine Country. Sonoma County’s location near the coasts and mountains of Northern California make […]

Best Golf Courses in Spain (Sun, Wine & Golf)

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With its stunning natural beauty, cultural wonders, and vibrant city life, it is little wonder that Spain has become one of the top tourism destinations in the world. Spain is No. 1 in the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index, an annual report issued by the World Economic Forum. With its geographical location on the Iberian […]

Best golf courses in Fort Myers

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While tourism is a large economic driver of Southwest Florida, the region is also home to numerous retirement communities. Residents of this part of the state have some of the oldest residents by average age, anywhere in the country. Retirees love Southwest Florida and for good reason. The subtropical climate and abundant activities make this […]

Best golf courses in India

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When golfers think of great places to play around the world, India may not be the first to come to mind. But India offers a large number of great places to play and has a long history with the game. India’s amateur championship is the second oldest international tournament, behind only the British Open. The […]

Best Golf Courses in Bali

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Bali is a volcanic island featuring dramatic elevation changes, from sea level to nearly 10,000 feet, offers some indescribable views. Little wonder that Bali is Indonesia’s No. 1 tourist destination, with a large majority of its economy tourism based. Stunning black sand beaches and amazing coral reefs are just two of the main tourist draws […]

Best Vegas Golf Courses under $100

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  Finding great golf in Las Vegas is easy. The Vegas valley has long been known for its great courses. These courses run the gamut in difficulty, desirability, and price. Finding a course you can play for less than $100 can be challenging. Many courses in Las Vegas give a discount for locals. Tourists can […]

10 Things You Shouldn’t Do on a Golf Course

Golf has always been considered a gentleman’s game, perhaps more so than any other sport. Personal integrity is integral to the game. Few other sports rely on the players to police themselves. Cheating at golf is such a taboo that a mere accusation can follow a professional golfer for an entire career. While that is […]

Why Do Golfers Wear Hats? Style Vs Practical – Which is Best?

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Considering golf is a game that both men and women play, it is quite evident that this game requires all players to be highly disciplined, well organised and well mannered. They have to ensure that they adhere to all the rules and regulations with great diligence and assiduousness. Whilst it is true that onlookers witness […]

Under Armour Medal RST Shoes Review & Guide

Under Armour Medal RST Shoes

I have just entered the MacMillan 72 hole golf challenge which if you’ve never heard of it, is a fundraising event for cancer support. A charity close to my heart. It involves playing 72 holes in one day! Easy hey. Well, that’s 24 miles of walking plus carrying your clubs and swinging. So, no it […]

Do Golfers Pay Tax On Winnings? Should Golfers Pay Tax!

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There are only two things that are certain for everyone in this life. One, rather morbidly, is death, and the other is that we will all pay taxes! This includes golfers, in fact, all sportsmen and women, whether they are earning from endorsements or tournament play. As often is the case with taxes, how much […]

Hand Pain From Golf: 6 Common Golf Injuries and Treatments

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When you think of sports you may get injured whilst playing, golf probably doesn’t come top of the list. However, there is a risk of getting hurt whilst playing this gentlemanly game with most injuries occurring to the hands. Hand injuries in golf can range from the mild such as sprains and blisters, to the […]

43 Funny Golf Phrases Heard On And Off The Course #9 Makes Me Laugh!

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No matter which country, city or town you play in, you will always hear some strange and commonly used Golf expressions, Golf phrases and even Golf Quotes. Some are very obvious and some are extremely vague and take some learning. In this funny and fun golf blog we’ll teach you some of the most common […]

Is Golf A Good Work Out? Will You Get Fitter & Lose Weight Playing Golf

IS GOLF A GOOD WORKOUT

Golf is often referred to as a gentle sport that does not require any great degree of, nor give any great degree of fitness. It is a sport associated with retirement and expense, and not fitness regimes. However, that does not mean that golf has no fitness benefits, that it can’t be used as part […]

What Do Golfers Eat During A Round? Snacks | Ideas | Top Tips | Foods

What do golfers eat during a round

When you are playing golf, or participating in any sport or exercise, what you eat before and during the game, will either hold you back, or give you a boost in performance.  Serious athletes take their diet as seriously as their sports.  You see, some foods digest too slowly, diverting  precious energy to this purpose.  […]

How Much Do Pro Golfers Make Per Tournament? Earnings | Data | Dollars

HOW MUCH DO GOLFERS EARN

Ranked amongst the world’s highest paid athletes there is no question that pro golfers have the potential to earn a lot of money. However, earnings can vary greatly dependent on ability, placing highly in a tournament, and whether or not they endorse any products. How And How Much Pro Golfers Are Paid A pro golfers […]

Does Golfers Elbow Go Away: 5 ways to cure golfers elbow

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Also known as Epicondyle Tendinopathy, Golfer’s Elbow is a condition in which the tendons that attach your medial epicondyle and flexor muscles become damaged. It occurs when excessive force is put upon the tissues that they cannot handle. Does golfer’s elbow go away? Golfer’s elbow is common in people aged between 30 and 50. It […]

7 Top Tips For Playing Golf In The Summer (UK & Abroad)

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Once you start playing golf, you’ll discover that there’s nothing better than playing golf on a sunny day. Whether it is hot or cold, summer or winter you will want to get to your local golf course and play a match with your friends. However, you should be careful when you are going to play […]

9 Best Golf Autobiographies Ever Written

Best Golf Autobiographies

There are many people who influenced the world in different ways through history. The autobiographies below focus on the people who have impacted the world of golf and who inspired some of us to take up golf after watching them. Listed below are several golfing legends from Europe,United States and the rest of the world […]

EZE Glide Cruiser Golf Trolley | Price | Review

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If you are tired of carrying your heavy golf bag on your shoulders, it may be time to con-sider buying yourself the EZE Glide Golf Trolley as it will make your life much easier. It will also improve your round because you’ll have less pains and strains on your back and shoulders, allowing you to […]

Cheapest New Golf Trolley in the UK (Types,Styles,Prices)

The golf season is fast approaching us and I for one cannot wait. It’s been another long winter here in the UK and the days are becoming warmer and longer. Which only means one thing… More golf! After a long winter, I have struggled to carry my bag round on the first few 18 holes […]

Top 7 Golf Youtubers (Best of the Year)

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In this world of social media and online entertainment, golf has gained a new platform to showcase its talent. Enter YouTube – the second largest search engine in the world. Many people will argue the benefits of watching golfing Youtubers telling us how to fix our slice or how to swing faster. Some will say […]

Top 5 Most Expensive Golf Courses In The World

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Golf is also said to be the sport of kings. And there are some expensive golf courses in the world that drive even the richest of players crazy. Do you need to pay a king’s ransom to play the game? Well, you do at certain golf courses. What’s so special about them? After all, you […]

Women’s Golf Swing Basics For Beginners

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As a beginner, there are several things you have to learn about golf. No matter where you play, these basics remain the same. Once you get a hang of these basic tips you will be able to play better and score lower in no time. One of the most important steps for improving your golf […]

7 Best Practice Golf At Home Equipment You Can Buy

7 Best Practice Golf At Home Equipment You Can Buy

Golf is a difficult game to play but like all other sports, you can only improve once you practice it again and again. Going to the course to play is the best option, there is no doubt about that. On the course, you get more real-life experience and you can see other people playing the […]

Top 7 Public Golf Courses In The UK – Our pick of the best !

Top 7 Public Golf Courses In The UK

Golf is a beautiful game, there is no doubt about this. But one of the more beautiful things about this game is the place where you play it. We have looked at some of our personal favorite public golf courses and come up with a short list of the Top 7 public golf courses in […]

Best Womens Golf Clubs For Beginners

Best Womens Golf Clubs For Beginners

As a woman golfer, you might have felt that information regarding suitable golf clubs is very limited. You might find a lot of factors that you need to consider when buying a golf set are missing or mainly aimed at men. No matter where you look or search you might not find a lot of […]

The Beginner’s Guide To Golf Etiquette – Learn the basics!

THE BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO GOLF ETIQUETTE

Like any other sports game, when you’re playing golf, there are certain standards and rules which you should follow. Together, these make up the etiquette of the game. Golf etiquette is actually very easy to follow and the points you need to remember are not difficult to execute. The basic manners that apply to real […]

How to concentrate on your Golf game as a beginner?

How to Concentrate on your golf game for beginners

When you begin playing golf, you will notice a lot of changes in yourself and in the way that you think, perceive and notice your surroundings whilst playing golf. All these little things can take a toll on your mind and body. As a beginner, you might not feel comfortable on the tee or addressing […]