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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.

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...

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?

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.

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.

Golfers set to bag a bargain

Golfers set to bag a bargain

Nov 6th, 2018

PowaKaddy has launched an exciting cart bag promotion for winter. Golfers will receive a FREE cart bag when purchasing any new PowaKaddy lithium trolley.

Costa Daurada's October sun continues to entice golfers to the region

Costa Daurada's October sun continues to entice golfers to the region

Oct 11th, 2018

Following Spanish success in the Ryder Cup, with Sergio Garcia becoming the highest points scorer in the event’s history and fellow Spaniard Jon Rahm taking down Tiger Woods in the singles, the limelight returns to one of Europe’s fastest growing golf destinations, Costa Daurada, as it greets golfers eager to exploit its October sunshine.

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.

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.

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...

Callaway launches controversial new golf ball

Callaway launches controversial new golf ball

May 18th, 2018

The ball that gave Sergio an extra 19 yards in Singapore is hitting the shelves.... It's the new Callaway’s Chrome Soft ball, which the company is claiming will literally be a ‘game-changer.’

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.

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.

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.

Ryder Cup stars prank golfers with #BadCoaching

Ryder Cup stars prank golfers with #BadCoaching

Nov 11th, 2017

Ever dreamed of having a one-on-one lesson with a golf legend? How would Padraig Harrington, Martin Kaymer, Ian Poulter or Lee Westwood work for you? Expert tuition, unparalleled knowledge and priceless experience imparted in person to you by some of the world's best. What a treat...

Captain Thomas Bjorn inspires Shire London golfers

Captain Thomas Bjorn inspires Shire London golfers

Oct 11th, 2017

A riveting speech from the 2018 European Ryder Cup Captain stirred the blood and entranced golfers at the conclusion of the Thomas Bjørn Trophy, held at The Shire London on Monday 9th October 2017.

Three golfers go for Million Dollar Glory

Three golfers go for Million Dollar Glory

Sep 5th, 2017

Three lucky golfers are set to go head–to–head in pursuit of Million Dollar Hole In One’s $1million in the stunning mountain setting of the Golf & Spa Grand Tirolia Kitzbühel, Austria next week.

Controversially banned equipment

Controversially banned equipment

Aug 26th, 2017

With a potential ban for green books on the horizon, we’ve looked back at what other bits of golf equipment have been banned in competition (and occasionally had the ban lifted again) throughout the history of golf!

Southern golfers teeing it to win

Southern golfers teeing it to win

Aug 2nd, 2017

Almost 1000 club golfers across the south east of England will begin their quest to win a fabulous golf holiday in the Costa Brava.

Free food for golfers

Free food for golfers

Jun 3rd, 2017

Arby’s are turning up the heat on their links with golf, as they are about to become the PGA Tour’s first ever restaurant sponsor. And there's free food for golfers into the bargain.

Golfers get free Motocaddy GPS App

Golfers get free Motocaddy GPS App

May 10th, 2017

Golfers have switched on to the idea of a free GPS app from trolley brand Motocaddy, with more than 13,000 downloads being made in April alone.

Game changer for London golfers

Game changer for London golfers

Apr 20th, 2017

A new indoor golf centre in the City of London has proved such a huge hit with keen golfers that a second site is planned to open in the capital later this year.

World's Top Ten lady golfers are heading to Singapore

World's Top Ten lady golfers are heading to Singapore

Feb 6th, 2017

The world’s top-–ten ranked female golfers will be heading to Singapore to compete in the 10th edition of the HSBC Women’s Champions which will be staged on the New Tanjong Course, Sentosa Golf Club, from 2–5 March this year.

Golfers offered Tour Caddy experience

Golfers offered Tour Caddy experience

Dec 2nd, 2016

European Tour caddy Steve Brotherhood is offering amateur golfers the kind of advice he gives Tour star David Howell after 12 years of carrying a bag on the world’s top courses.

Paul McGinley honours Top junior golfers

Paul McGinley honours Top junior golfers

Nov 5th, 2016

England international Harry Goddard retained his composure to stroll to his first Telegraph BMW Junior Championship boys' title at Portugal’s Quinta do Lago resort, and Paul McGinley was on hand to present the honours.

Pyecombe golfers win National Foursomes knockout

Pyecombe golfers win National Foursomes knockout

Oct 28th, 2016

Pyecombe Golf Club’s Matt Harper and Andy Barnes were crowned Champions of the Daily Mail sponsored National Foursomes Knockout competition, regarded as the greatest amateur golfing event in the world with more than 190,000 players competing in their Club qualifying rounds.  The event has been running since 1986.

Top 6 Golfers Who Could Be Informants

Top 6 Golfers Who Could Be Informants

Oct 20th, 2016

For no reason other than we just thought it would be amusing, we bring you the Top 6 Golfers Who Could Be Informants. If they wanted to, that is. 

What golfers hate most on TripAdvisor

What golfers hate most on TripAdvisor

Sep 29th, 2016

Research by a golf equipment superstore into what people talk about most when leaving a negative TripAdvisor review for a golf club has found that two areas stand out, and they might come as a bit of a surprise. 

Golfers react to England defeat

Golfers react to England defeat

Jun 28th, 2016

Here's how the golf world has reacted to England's humiliating defeat against Iceland last night. We're still hidding under the duvet.

If Golfers were bands: From Rory to Arnie

If Golfers were bands: From Rory to Arnie

Feb 26th, 2016

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. With that in mind... Rory McIlroy is Mumford & Sons ok? Read on to find out who got the other short straws!

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...  

If Golfers Were Bands No2

If Golfers Were Bands No2

Oct 1st, 2015

He’s at it again, that Gorgeous George, sat between a pile of his dad’s old 78s, and a load of his old GolfPunk magazines. George has put together the top 10 of all top 10’s, and promised us it’s not just a list of his favourite bands. Plus a badly photoshopped picture to prove the point!

If Golfers Were Bands No3

If Golfers Were Bands No3

Oct 1st, 2015

George has been at it again: Sat between a pile of his dad’s old records, and a load of 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. So, who have we got here?

If Golfers Were Bands No4

If Golfers Were Bands No4

Oct 1st, 2015

Maybe we've just got too much time on our hands. Maybe we've gone mad, but we’re pretty sure that golf and music have more in common than you may think. So, if golfers were bands, who would they be?

Padraig Harrington takes us to his man cave

Padraig Harrington takes us to his man cave

Dec 14th, 2017

Three-time major winner Padraig Harrington invites us 'All Back To Mine', shows us his trophy rooms, reveals how to win majors from the wrong side of the draw, shows us his meditation area and then how to hit the most ridiculous trick shots, including his Happy Gilmore...

Welcome to Jurassic Park

Welcome to Jurassic Park

Feb 17th, 2017

Paddy Power has pulled one of their classic stunts, with the brunt of their joke the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers. 

Voting opens at Muirfield

Voting opens at Muirfield

Feb 16th, 2017

Voting has now opened for members of the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers to decide whether or not women members will be admitted.

Massive increase in Women’s golf

Massive increase in Women’s golf

Jul 30th, 2016

Both England Golf and the Golf Union of Wales have issued statements saying their countries are now witnessing a surge in female golf participation.

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.

UK's under 6 Champion heads to the US

UK's under 6 Champion heads to the US

Jun 22nd, 2016

A very talented young golfer from Shropshire is heading to America this summer to compete against some of the world's best juniors. Jack Dirkin, who will be seven next month, is the reigning UK under-six champion. Get in there Jack!

Star billing for Niall Horan at Wentworth Pro Am

Star billing for Niall Horan at Wentworth Pro Am

May 25th, 2016

One Direction’s Niall Horan will be pulling in the crowds when he returns for the BMW Championship Celebrity Pro-Am, which kicks off today. And here are the other supergroups for those of us who don't give a monkey's about One Direction.

Hole19 launches the ‘TripAdvisor for Golf’

Hole19 launches the ‘TripAdvisor for Golf’

Mar 17th, 2016

Hole19 has launched Course Profiles, allowing its 800,000 golfers to discover new courses to play on and providing them with useful information by interfacing them directly with almost 40,000 golf courses worldwide.

Fox on the run

Fox on the run

Mar 10th, 2016

A crafty fox was captured on Twitter in the process of trying to rob a golfer of his wallet. Here's the evidence. 

Greg Norman selling his $55 million home

Greg Norman selling his $55 million home

Feb 19th, 2016

Greg Norman is selling his incredible $55milion home in Jupiter, Florida, It's where all the fancy golf pros live dontchaknow... Buy this place and you'll be having breakfast with Tiger, range balls in the morning with Keegan Bradley, lunch with Jesper, a gym session with Dustin Johnson, cocktails with Belen Mozo, dinner with Rickie Fowler and bed with... a hot cup of cocoa...

Tiger's $1.2 billion Impact

Tiger's $1.2 billion Impact

Jan 3rd, 2016

Tiger Woods economic impact on golf has recently been calculated at $1.2 billion. Website No Laying Up has done a breakdown, and we would agree with their assessment.

Swedish Golf Nutters

Swedish Golf Nutters

Dec 30th, 2015

We know that the winters are long and hard in Sweden, and that golf can only be played for six months of the year. So here is one way around that problem.

Angry Kangaroo

Angry Kangaroo

Nov 8th, 2015

A peaceful afternoon on the golf course came to an abrupt end when a very aggressive, territorial, kangaroo chased down two golfers.

Rory beats Charl

Rory beats Charl

Oct 29th, 2015

Rory McIlroy beat Charl Schwartzel in the Turkish Airlines Ready Steady Cook styled Open Gourmet Golfers Challenge at the Montgomerie Maxx Royal.

The FedExCup Connundrum!

The FedExCup Connundrum!

Sep 15th, 2015

Blimey - now it's getting really complicated. BUT NEVER FEAR - we've figured it out and made it way easy to understand. We've even got a table and everything!

Hunter's house to be new GP office

Hunter's house to be new GP office

Sep 9th, 2015

Golfer's Gaffs: And by that we mean their incredible houses that we are insanely jealous of... No1: Hunter Mahan's overblown man cave which we are thinking about buying, converting into GP office space and putting a ferris wheel through the middle of it so we don't have to walk up stairs...