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Stop Duffing Your Chips

Stop Duffing Your Chips

May 9th, 2018

Jeff Ritter is quite good at this golf instruction lark. He he has a simple tip to stop you hitting your chips fat.

Fleming Golf Tips for the China Open

Fleming Golf Tips for the China Open

Apr 24th, 2018

So near to a 99/1 winner last week with Van Rooyen and Bjork 94/1, who both got to the joint lead in the final round only to lose to a determined Levy who is trying to get in Ryder cup squad!! This week we will give the New Orleans event a miss as its pairs and I am fairly sure not taken too seriously?? So we concentrate on the China Open!!

Powerful field set for 2018 Volvo China Open

Powerful field set for 2018 Volvo China Open

Apr 21st, 2018

The 2018 Volvo China Open has attracted a powerful field of star players from The European Tour, the Asian Tour and the China Golf Association for the 24th staging of the RMB 20 million at Topwin Golf and Country Club from April 26-29.

GP Staunchie Reader Awards Part 2

GP Staunchie Reader Awards Part 2

Feb 2nd, 2018

The votes have been counted and you have chosen your favourite players, commentators, Bunch Of Arse and Help The Gravy moments of 2017...

Chinese government cracks down on Golf

Chinese government cracks down on Golf

Oct 19th, 2017

The Chinese government has closed two of the countries top golf courses owned by real estate mogul Wang Jianlin, according to reports from CNN.

Jason Floyd's one arm chipping tip

Jason Floyd's one arm chipping tip

Sep 6th, 2017

Sky's Ewen Murray calls him "One of the most intelligent young coaches in Europe". We call him Jason and The GolfPunk Jason Floyd Series continues with this crazy simple tip on how to get crisper chips every time.

Golf chipping secrets: Chest to target

Golf chipping secrets: Chest to target

Jun 7th, 2017

This is a great, simple tip to get your chips behaving like they should every time. It's all about club face/sternum alignment. And chest to target. Practice this and watch the shots fall off your round.

Alexander Levy leads in China

Alexander Levy leads in China

Apr 30th, 2017

Alexander Levy underlined his ambition to be the first repeat winner of the Volvo China Open with a blistering opening nine–under–par 63 at the Topwin Golf and Country Club in Huairou, Beijing.

Alexander Levy wins Volvo China Open

Alexander Levy wins Volvo China Open

Apr 30th, 2017

Alexander Levy clinched the fourth European Tour title of his career by beating overnight leader Dylan Frittelli in a play-off at the RMB 20 million Volvo China Open in Haiurou, Beijing.

Stuart Hogg v Richie Ramsay

Stuart Hogg v Richie Ramsay

Apr 16th, 2017

It's on! Scotland full–back Stuart Hogg takes on European Tour Pro Richie Ramsay... at Murrayfield... 

Two British Golfers shot

Two British Golfers shot

Apr 1st, 2017

Two Brits on a golfing holiday have been shot after getting into a drunken bar fight.

Leaders' Drives: Winston Churchill

Leaders' Drives: Winston Churchill

Mar 4th, 2017

Forget all that stuff about the field of human conflict, we at GolfPunk believe that some of Winston Churchill’s finest oratories were those he delivered on the subject of golf. 

If Golfers were bands...

If Golfers were bands...

Feb 16th, 2017

Call us mad, deluded, or just plain stupid, but we’re pretty sure that golf and music have more in common than you may think, and we are damned set on making you see what we see. Do you remember Fairway To Heaven? Gorgeous George’s rock n’ roll fuelled, radio journey around the country to prove that we’re not the only ones who believe in this beautiful world where guitar solos meet 300 yard drives...

Kaiser Chiefs to play at BMW Championship

Kaiser Chiefs to play at BMW Championship

Feb 16th, 2017

Well, stone me with a ticking stick caked in surprise substances.. Has the European Tour joined the 21st century? Kaiser Chiefs to bring house down at BMW, Wentworth. I predict a significant upgrade from Mike & The Mechanics...

Golfer sues after being hit by Portaloo

Golfer sues after being hit by Portaloo

Jan 15th, 2017

A golfer has claimed that he was seriously injured by a Portaloo that was being hauled by a forklift driver, while he was playing a round at Fox Run Golf Links in Ilinois.

It's the 2016 GolfPunk Staunchie Awards

It's the 2016 GolfPunk Staunchie Awards

Dec 24th, 2016

It's been a hell of a year. Here are the results of the GolfPunk Staunchie Awards where we honour the finest achivements in 2016 from equipment manufacturers to people who were just nice to us.

Chinese teen sensation Zecheng Dou signs with IMG

Chinese teen sensation Zecheng Dou signs with IMG

Dec 22nd, 2016

Nineteen-year-old Zecheng, a graduate of the CGA-HSBC Junior Programme, which is run in conjunction with IMG, enjoyed a record-breaking season on the China PGA Tour. And now he plans to step it up.  

Inspiring one–armed child golfer

Inspiring one–armed child golfer

Nov 4th, 2016

Tommy Morrissey is an inspirational five-year-old golfer who only has one arm. He's been amazing PGA Tour pros again ahead of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.

Hole in one for blind golfer

Hole in one for blind golfer

Oct 23rd, 2016

A legally blind golfer with five per cent central vision has hit his second hole in one in ten years.

Rare photo archive of 1963 Open found

Rare photo archive of 1963 Open found

Oct 4th, 2016

A rare collection of photographic slides showing the 1963 Open Championship at Royal Lytham has been discovered at an auction in Manchester. 

Is this the ultimate golfer's pad?

Is this the ultimate golfer's pad?

Jul 7th, 2016

This must be the ultimate house for a golf fanatic as it has an inside  putting green, as well as a cinema and a pool table. And it is going on sale for $3.85million. Check it out here.

Odyssey X-Act Tank Chipper

Odyssey X-Act Tank Chipper

Jun 29th, 2016

Where there's a will, there's a way. Get  the ball close anyway you can with the new Odyssey X-Act Tank Chipper.

Stop the Chipping Yips

Stop the Chipping Yips

Jun 23rd, 2016

Don't let the chipping yips get you down, Jeff Ritter has the answer to your prayers. 

Chinese crackdown on golf courses continues

Chinese crackdown on golf courses continues

Mar 29th, 2016

President Xi Jinping has been conducting an anti–corruption campaign since taking office in 2013, and his focus has been on banquets, gift–giving and golf. Now three more Shanghai courses have been bulldozed.

TomTom launch TomTom Golfer 2

TomTom launch TomTom Golfer 2

Mar 16th, 2016

TomTom has unveiled the ultra-slim TomTom Golfer 2, a GPS Watch designed to help golfers improve their game by using automatic shot detection to give detailed post-round analysis.    

Tom Watson Pitching Masterclass

Tom Watson Pitching Masterclass

Mar 14th, 2016

Tom Watson. A living legend. A five time Open Champion. And a master of the shortgame. Watch this video masterclass on nailing those tricky half wedge shots.

Jeff Ritter's Pitching Secret

Jeff Ritter's Pitching Secret

Mar 9th, 2016

GolfPunk's Sultan of Swing Jeff Ritter has got a great tip here to help improve your pitching. Hit high soft floating pitch shots in to the pin everytime if you follow his advice...

Hole-in-one golfer gets taken for a ride

Hole-in-one golfer gets taken for a ride

Mar 7th, 2016

A golfer who won a car after hitting a hole-in-one during a charity event has been left seriously out of pocket after losing a legal battle over his prize. We think he has been completely taken for a ride.

101 Mistakes all golfers make

101 Mistakes all golfers make

Feb 28th, 2016

Jon Sherman is not afraid to sock it to us. He’s identified 101 mistakes we all apparently make, and then offers solutions to each. How do we begin?

The Staunchies 2015 Results!!!

The Staunchies 2015 Results!!!

Feb 27th, 2016

The votes are in and have all been counted and verified... straps yourselves in and let the chapmagne flow!!!

The Staunchies 2015 Results – Equipment

The Staunchies 2015 Results – Equipment

Feb 27th, 2016

We've sifted through everything so you don't have to. Here they are, the best of the best of 2015's golf equipment, worthy of the much sought after GolfPunk Seal Of Approval...

Golfers Reject Wimbledon offer

Golfers Reject Wimbledon offer

Dec 29th, 2015

Golfers who refused to give up their club despite mounting pressure from All England Lawn Tennis Club have rejected a “bribe” of £50,000 each to let the world-famous tournament expand on to their grounds.

Mark Calcavecchia's Mansion

Mark Calcavecchia's Mansion

Dec 17th, 2015

1989 The Open Championship winner, Mark Calcavecchia has put his waterfront estate in Tequesta, Florida, on the market for a hefty $5.5 million.

Mental Golfers

Mental Golfers

Dec 16th, 2015

Golfers at the Victoria Golf Club on Vancouver Island in Canada are a pretty hardy bunch by the looks of it. Here’s a great video of some Canadian golf mentalists playing on through 100 kilometer per hour winds.

Rory McIlroy the European Tour Golfer of the Year

Rory McIlroy the European Tour Golfer of the Year

Dec 15th, 2015

It’s no shock to announce that Rory McIlroy has been named the 2015 European Tour Golfer of the Year for the third time in four years. Having won the Race to Dubai three times in four years too, it was the least surprising announcement all season. 

The Staunchies!!!

The Staunchies!!!

Dec 3rd, 2015

It's that time of year again!! It's the 2015 GolfPunk Staunchies, our awards for the year's outstanding golf performers!!

88 million people in China banned from golf!

88 million people in China banned from golf!

Oct 23rd, 2015

Well, not exactly, but the Chinese Communist Party has banned all 88 million of its members from joining golf clubs, in its latest update of party discipline rules.

Luke Donald's Pitching Perfection

Luke Donald's Pitching Perfection

Oct 13th, 2015

Former World Number 1 Luke Donald is known for his ridiculously good short game. Here he is using the latest Mizuno S5 wedges, to show you that there's more than one way to pitch the ball close to the hole.  

If Golfers Were Bands No5

If Golfers Were Bands No5

Oct 3rd, 2015

I’m not going to lie, I’m clutching at straws a little bit with this one, but bare with me. I know the pubs and clubs of Sheffield are hardly anything to compare with the golf courses of Pedrena, North Spain, but these two both have more in common than you may think...

If Golfers Were Bands No6

If Golfers Were Bands No6

Oct 3rd, 2015

Well he’s been at it again, sat between a pile of his dad’s old records, and a loadof his old GolfPunk magazines he’s put together the top 10 of all top 10’s, and promised us it’s not just a list of his favourite bands. Over to you, George...  

Hurley Searching For Missing Father

Hurley Searching For Missing Father

Jul 30th, 2015

US golfer Billy Hurley III has appealed to the public to help find his father, Willard Hurley Jr, who went missing nine days ago.

Oscar Jacobson Greg Chino

Oscar Jacobson Greg Chino

Mar 2nd, 2015

Growing up in the ‘90’s golf trousers were terrible things. Saggy sand coloured, pleated chinos of doom. 

Young golfers chosen to play at Castle Stuart

Young golfers chosen to play at Castle Stuart

Sep 4th, 2018

Two of the north of Scotland’s brightest golfing prospects have been chosen to represent the area in the prestigious Duke of York Young Champions Trophy at Castle Stuart next month.

Ouch. Web.com golfer breaks putter in two

Ouch. Web.com golfer breaks putter in two

Aug 25th, 2018

Life can be hard on the Web.com Tour. You know you shouldn't really be there at all. You know you're better than this. So when you're aiming for one of the 25 Web.com Tour spots available to get you back where you belong, emotions run high.

The 7 Best Golfers Not To Win The PGA

The 7 Best Golfers Not To Win The PGA

Aug 9th, 2018

The great players won everything right? Well, not the USPGA they didn't. The USPGA proved elusive for many serial major winners. Here's the Top 7 players never to win the PGA.

 Chiara stars as Sandy Lodge girls top the table

Chiara stars as Sandy Lodge girls top the table

Jun 28th, 2018

12-year old girl golfer Chiara Noja proved she is a match for the grown-ups when she battled through to a prestigious final recently, and came within a whisker of being crowned County Champion.

 More golf for less: A new membership for the modern golfer

More golf for less: A new membership for the modern golfer

May 27th, 2018

VPAR (www.vpar.com) – the award-winning technology platform, has launched a new golf membership programme, Club VPAR, designed with flexibility in mind and to promote more golf in the UK. Think ClassPass for golf memberships.

The Genius Ball – golfers' dreams come true

The Genius Ball – golfers' dreams come true

May 18th, 2018

We've been looking over some of the best read stories for 2017, and this story about the golf ball you cannot lose attracted a lot of attention from GolfPunk readers. Golfer looking forlornly for ball in rough/trees etc: "Someone really should invent a golf ball you can't lose..." Well, someone has...

London Golf Club launches range of teaching programmes

London Golf Club launches range of teaching programmes

May 15th, 2018

London Golf Club, one of Kent’s finest golf clubs and the venue for the 2018 Staysure PGA Seniors Championship, has launched range of teaching programmes aimed at giving golfers’ game a boost this summer.

Golfers to benefit from Motocaddy GPS App updates

Golfers to benefit from Motocaddy GPS App updates

May 3rd, 2018

Golfers fortunate enough to own a ground-breaking Motocaddy S5 CONNECT electric trolley or a CUBE CONNECT push cart can now benefit from exciting new features introduced automatically to the brand’s ‘Smart Cart’ models through its free GPS app.

Edinburgh Golfer Scott's timing is one in a million

Edinburgh Golfer Scott's timing is one in a million

Apr 17th, 2018

Edinburgh golfer Gavin Scott was saved from missing out on the chance to shoot for $1million and a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Masters after playing the popular Million Dollar Hole in One (MDHIO) competition – by letting another group play through.

Drive, chip and putt qualifying opens

Drive, chip and putt qualifying opens

Mar 29th, 2018

As the 2018 Masters quickly approaches, so, too, does a special tradition at Augusta National Golf Club that annually takes place on the eve of the Tournament. 

Golfers to chase their dreams

Golfers to chase their dreams

Mar 14th, 2018

Thousands of amateur golfers from over 1,900 clubs will get the chance to chase their dreams with Bridgestone, after the world’s number one tyre and rubber company] confirmed that it will again run the Chase Your Dream Trophy with England Golf.

New La Manga Club breaks put added spring in golfer's step

New La Manga Club breaks put added spring in golfer's step

Feb 26th, 2018

Recently confirmed as Spain’s number one golf destination, La Manga Club boasts a plethora of five-star facilities on and off the fairways, and is offering some of the best-value golf anywhere in Europe with its new range of stay-and-play breaks this spring.

Quinta do Lago will reward improving golfers

Quinta do Lago will reward improving golfers

Feb 1st, 2018

Keen golfers wanting to improve their game now have even more incentive to lower their handicap with the lure of winning an incredible getaway to Quinta do Lago, one of Europe’s premier golf and lifestyle destinations.