Essential Golf: A passion for the game

Craig Roberts’ real life golf comedy drama The Phantom of the Open got its theatrical release in June and is now available on streaming services and on DVD. But who ...

Off course training has become an essential part of performance success in golf, and investing in a home exercise space designed to enhance your game is something you may be ...

A portrait of Tom Morris Senior, by Henry Jermyn Brooks (1839-1925) has come up for sale at Bonhams of Edinburgh, with a guide price of £350,000 – £550,000. Thomas Mitchell ...

Golf comedy Birdies, the tale about a washed-up golf phenom, Jake Baxter, who gets hired as the new pro at a deteriorating golf club, Twin Pines, is now available on ...

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). ...

The Greek philosopher Epictetus said, “It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.” Epictetus wasn’t thinking about golf when he produced his pearl of ...

There’s something about a well-designed golf course that feels right. The flowing greens and bunkers, the way each hole twists and turns – it all comes together to create an ...

Golf’s Most Fascinating Rivalry, the new book from Bob Harig, takes an in-depth look at the success of golf’s two biggest stars, chronicling the decades-long rivalry that drove Tiger Woods ...

Thanks partly to its great weather, Portugal, situated on the wet side of the Iberian peninsula and with its long Atlantic coastline, has become one of Europe’s most popular golfing ...

When it comes to golf, we love experiencing being on the course with our friends, smacking some balls and looking forward to the drink afterwards, but we also love watching ...

There is no better time than now to have a movie binge, and for golf lovers there are plenty of golf movies out there to give you that fix of ...

Bubba Watson and his family. Image courtesy of Jockey Being Family Foundation. Right now, there are over 440,000 children in the foster care system. On average, one in ten adoptions ...

When Scott Stallings arrived in Texas in early October for the Houston Open, he immediately checked his GPS. There was a grocery store four minutes away. Trader Joe’s, however, was ...

Like anything else, nutritional science has come a long way over the last couple of decades. The study into plant chemicals, especially flavonoids (the most active and important part of ...

With a single round of golf clocking in at an average of four hours in peak daylight, it’s no wonder why golfers can put themselves at a higher risk of ...

Golf has increased in popularity over the last 15 years partly because it’s a low impact sport and the overall risk of injury is moderate compared to football or soccer. ...

This feature on “Why Curcumin Belongs in the Golfer’s Game” is brought to you by Jordan Leasure, BA, DC, CCWP, Lauren Martin, MS, CNS, and Corey Schuler, RN, MS, CNS, ...

As the weather warms up, many recreational golfers are taking out their clubs for the first time in months. Most medical professionals consider golf as a “low impact” sport.  However, ...

Notah Begay III has become a catalyst in brand awareness and an advocate for the golf industry. Throughout his illustrious career, Notah was the only full-blooded Native American to win ...

Mississippi is where the game of golf meets Southern charm and where lush fairways lead to unparalleled post-round entertainment, including casino gaming and the South’s only location for legal sports ...

Back. Knees. Hips. It sounds like an anatomy lesson, but for many golfers, the painful reality is that their body’s aches pose more of a hinderance to their game than ...

We do it for the love of the game, but it’s commonly known that golf can be good for your health, blood pressure and your heart. Walking an average course ...

The importance of obtaining nutrients is often overlooked when eating; indisputably, nutrient utilization is more important than just nutrient consumption. Think about it, you can eat all of the greatest ...

As you follow through on a golf swing, your grip tightens and your wrist curves, engaging the muscles of your wrist and forearm. As you swing again and again, you ...

Professional golf has never been more competitive. Each week different players can be seen on national TV and splashed all over the internet and magazines hoisting the winning trophy after ...

When planning your next golf outing, expand your opportunities off the course. The best golf drive isn’t always firing a laser down the middle of the fairway. That’s a great ...

Think about nine men in your life—your father, brother, uncle, golfing buddies. Chances are, one of them will get prostate cancer in their lifetime. An estimated 164,000 men will be ...

Since turning pro in 2016, there’s no doubt that Jon Rahm has emerged as a talented player on the PGA Tour. With 18 top-10 finishes by the age of 23, ...

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spin the ball like the pros? We’re not talking landing a lucky shot every now and then, but doing it ...