Golf Equipment Reviews

What is a Hybrid golf club? UPDATED WITH 2017 LATEST DEVELOPMENTS

What is a Hybrid golf club? UPDATED WITH 2017 LATEST DEVELOPMENTS

Most golfers today generally replace their long irons (1-5 iron) with custom built hybrids, rather than double up. However as you are allowed to carry any set of 14 clubs, it is not unheard of for a player to carry both a 3-hybrid and a 3-iron for example, with the hybrid […]

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2017 PGA Merchandise Show — The Best Bits

2017 PGA Merchandise Show — The Best Bits

“The Major” of the golf business world, the PGA Merchandise Show, is an annual golf-fest showcasing the latest fashions, trends and products for the coming season. During the final week of January, golf-lovers from around the globe head to Orlando, Florida, to explore, discover and enjoy what the show has […]

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8 of the best golf umbrellas – I have number 7 and it is awesome….

8 of the best golf umbrellas – I have number 7 and it is awesome….

Golf is one of the few sports that people will play come hell or high water: it really doesn’t matter too much what the weather is doing, we golfers will get out on the course come rain or shine. In some respects it has similarities with fishing because anglers will […]

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Garmin TruSwing: a high-end golf club swing sensor that’s ideal for all skill levels

Garmin TruSwing: a high-end golf club swing sensor that’s ideal for all skill levels

If you’re into your golf gadgets like I am, then you’ll be excited to learn about Garmin’s announcement this week: their first golf club swing sensor. It’s set for release at some point this quarter, and will retail at £129.99. So what do you get for your money? We’ll take […]

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What’s the best golf driver you can buy?

What’s the best golf driver you can buy?

This time last year, I ran a feature on the best golf drivers out there, which is still worth checking out. But in the last twelve months, there have been some fantastic new options breaking into the market. And if you’re anything like me, you’re always on the lookout for […]

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The Perfect Putter – improve your green reading and make more putts

The Perfect Putter – improve your green reading and make more putts

Every now and then you come across a golf training aid that really makes a difference. Obviously they’re all designed to be helpful, but sometimes the aim of the product is a bit superfluous to the sport and you think do I REALLY need something like that? The Perfect Putter […]

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Buy of the Week: low spin and forgiveness with the Big Bertha Alpha 815

Buy of the Week: low spin and forgiveness with the Big Bertha Alpha 815

Every now and then you try out a driver that just has you chuckling. You may have seen my article on golf club history the other day, where I marveled at how we’ve gone from lumps of wood to these sensational new clubs that can do so much it almost […]

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TaylorMade Rsi1 – an unexpected surprise encounter which prompted a review

TaylorMade Rsi1 – an unexpected surprise encounter which prompted a review

A few weeks ago my friend Simon and I were playing host to my Canadian born Chairman at Woburn G.C. in Bedfordshire. Simon, who as a member kindly booked us all in to play at the Marquis course (a review of that spectacular layout in another post), and we were […]

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The Best 5 Electric Golf Trolleys

The Best 5 Electric Golf Trolleys

Golf is difficult enough without having to lug 14 clubs, dozens of balls and a multitude of other objects around on your back. Why make things difficult? Using an electric golf trolley is the way to go, and these days they are even programmed to follow you….how cool is that? […]

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Nike Golf women's Lunar Empress Golf Shoe.

The best spikeless golf shoes for women

While spiked shoes have been a mainstay of golf for many years, the trend is quickly changing. Spikeless golf shoes are increasing in popularity among pros and amateurs of the game. Instead of the traditional metal or plastic spikes, spikeless shoes have cleats or nubs on their soles. These shoes […]

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