Essential Golf: A passion for the game

If there’s a golfer in your life with a birthday coming up, or you just fancy getting yourself a little sport-related novelty, here are some ideas for golf gifts that ...

Golf is quickly becoming a popular sport in Africa, with many young African golfers pursuing it relentlessly as a career path. This raging wave is unlike earlier times when golf ...

The professional golf season is a nearly year-round affair, and there has been pretty exciting stuff already this year. However, much of the big news around the tour lately hasn’t ...

It’s fair to say that 32-year-old Texan Patrick Reed divides opinions. Though he enjoys success after success on the golf course, he attracts equal amounts of love and hate – ...

It all starts as a youngster’s love for the game. And then playing for fun becomes more ambitious, more competitive, with college tournament successes leading on to the burning question: ...

Memorable stories are built on three elements: A powerful character, a captivating setting and a building sense of drama. The 2019 Presidents Cup had all of those and more. Set ...

It rained so much in Florida during the week of THE PLAYERS Championship that the wood for Cameron Smith’s victory bonfire was too damp to catch fire. A blowtorch failed ...

With the business landscape of international golf fragmenting, who are the world’s top golfers by tour and where do they sit in the world rankings? With the international golfing landscape ...

Matt Fitzpatrick won the US Open at Brookline on Sunday night, holding off playing partner Will Zalatoris in a thrilling final round. But who is the 27-year-old who now resides ...

bunkered LIVE, the premier European golf show, is coming to England for the very first time. The event will take place at the Birmingham National Exhibition Centre in February 2023. ...

PopStroke Entertainment Group, a golf entertainment company co-owned by Greg Bartoli and Tiger Woods’ TGR Ventures, has announced the official public opening of its PopStroke Orlando location on Monday, June ...

Legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus is to have a ‘digital twin’ courtesy of Soul Machines, a groundbreaking company pioneering the creation of autonomously animated Digital People in the metaverse. On the ...

The 77th U.S. Women’s Open Championship takes place at Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club in North Carolina from June 2nd–5th, with a purse of $5,500,000 at stake. The first ...

Justin Thomas sealed a well deserved victory at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, with a three-hole playoff that capped his dramatic rally on the last Sunday of play. Thomas ...

The neck is more mobile than the middle and lower spine, with large ranges of mobility for flexion (forward bending), extension (backward bending), side bending and rotation. This allows us ...

“Getting out of the rough” took on a whole new meaning for PGA champion, Jason Day, when his mother, Dening, was diagnosed with Stage IV non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). ...

By its very nature, golf is a game that brings people together. It’s a game that keeps us fit and engaged and a fun way to spend time with friends ...

From the hands of master craftsmen and the minds of golf technology innovators comes Honma’s new TW757 line. It’s a thoroughly modern range of woods and irons boasting carbon slot ...

With three world class golf courses and a golf academy for men, women and juniors, Amendoeira in Portugal is a haven for golf fanatics. We look at some of the ...

The Open Championship is the longest running major golf tournament, and this year marks the 150th Open. To mark the occasion, we will be taking you through a whistle-stop tour ...

The innovative portfolio of Stressgard® solutions from Bayer Every golf course superintendent knows stress on turf can also bring stress on the day-to-day job. That’s the beauty of Stressgard technology ...

Paphangkorn “Patty” Tavatanakit began competing on the LPGA in January 2020. Two years on from her arrival, it’s time we got to know Patty a little better and learn the ...

Bryson DeChambeau stands out from his peers on the golf course for several reasons. His chiselled physique, his use of same length irons to precise effect, his Ben Hogan style ...

In an age where professional golfers are sometimes overly concerned about maintaining their squeaky-clean images for their social media numbers and marketable value, it is refreshing to have a world ...

There is a lot of excitement surrounding the PGA Tour debut of 26-year-old South African James Hart du Preez this week. And not just because the 6’9″-er looks more like ...

No golf fan reading this will not have a bucket list of courses they would love to play. Augusta National, The Old Course, TPC Sawgrass, Winged Foot and Pebble Beach, ...

The 2020-21 PGA Tour Champions Super Season was undoubtedly one for the record books. In a season filled to the brim with highs, not many would argue against Bernhard Langer’s ...

The first full-field event of the year takes place in Honolulu on the heels of a thriller last weekend in Maui, where low-scoring records were set all over the yard. ...

Christmas 2021 has come and gone, and the 2022 golf year is fast approaching. The big question as we enter the new year, especially following his performance at the 2021 ...

Entering a new calendar year means that some of the rule changes announced through the USGA and R&A before the end of 2021 will now come into effect. These rule ...