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Driving Range – the new BMW X3 reviewed

Driving Range – the new BMW X3 reviewed

May 29th, 2018

We needed a motor to take us on a golf adventure to Tewkesbury Park Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort in the Cotswolds. We got a BMW X3, the newest generation of BMW’s large SUV.

PXG's new 0311X Driving Iron

PXG's new 0311X Driving Iron

Jul 26th, 2017

PXG have launched the 0311X links beating, wind cheating driving iron perfect for keeping the ball in play on those tough blowy days. 

R&A and USPGA release driving distance review

R&A and USPGA release driving distance review

Feb 18th, 2017

The R&A and the USGA have published their annual review of driving distance, a research document that reports important findings on driving distance in golf. But no one's really buying into it.

These Grismont Driving Irons are Stunning!!!

These Grismont Driving Irons are Stunning!!!

Feb 24th, 2016

If you want to spend a fortune on a set of golf clubs, there are many ways to blow your cash. But we’ve never seen anything like these 3D printed driving irons from France before.

Golf Clubs fear new drink driving limits

Golf Clubs fear new drink driving limits

Feb 11th, 2016

As we wrote recently, changes to the drink driving limits in Scotland from 80ml per 100ml of blood to 50mg, have had a really bad impact on Scottish golf clubs. One club has even closed down permanently on the back of the change.

Driving for show!

Driving for show!

Jul 5th, 2018

It wasn’t just the temperatures that were soaring this week as some of the longest drivers in the country sent their balls flying down the runway at RAF Honington. 

Arccos reveals slump in amateur driving distances

Arccos reveals slump in amateur driving distances

Jun 1st, 2018

Arccos 360, the pioneering on-course data tracking system, has revealed an in-depth analysis on amateur golfer driving distances that shows a decline over the last year. The analysis follows the recent USGA and R&A 2017 Distance Report that disclosed an “unusual and concerning” rise within the professional game.

How to practice properly at the driving range

How to practice properly at the driving range

Dec 28th, 2017

Feeling rusty after the Christmas break? Then you’re probably thinking about getting down to the driving range soon to loosen up. But do you know how to get the most out of your trip? We’ve got the lowdown…

Tiger Woods is outdriving Dustin Johnson

Tiger Woods is outdriving Dustin Johnson

Nov 26th, 2017

41 years old, numerous surgeries and a bunch of other crazy stuff we won't mention, yet Tiger Woods is threatening to defy the odds and actually prove to the world that he's still got it. And he intends to do something dramatic with it.

Phil Mickelson jokes about his terrible driving

Phil Mickelson jokes about his terrible driving

Oct 9th, 2017

One of the best things about golf is that, no matter how badly we play on any given day, once we're back in the clubhouse we have that unique ability to block out all the bad stuff that happened and focus on The Consolation Shot. 

Driving distances up 1%

Driving distances up 1%

Jun 7th, 2016

The R&A and the USGA have released a piece of research that reports on important facts on driving distance in professional golf. And the big surprise is that driving has not grown massively - at all. Here are the findings.

Self Driving Golf Carts

Self Driving Golf Carts

Apr 15th, 2016

These driverless golf carts could be the future of golf course transportation...

Driving Range

Driving Range

Nov 23rd, 2015

Welcome to our new lifestyle section in which we review everything fancy from cars to watches. First up, the Nissan X-Trail...

Driving Range Trick Shot Special

Driving Range Trick Shot Special

Nov 16th, 2015

David Massey was obviously bored one cold night at the Burgess Hill Golf Centre. The PGA professional coach decided he'd entertain himself, and us, with a variety of range based trick shots. We love how sweetly he connects with some of those bouncing balls, he's launching  them miles!

Titleist 716 TMB Driving Irons

Titleist 716 TMB Driving Irons

Nov 9th, 2015

As well as four new sets of irons and two awesome hybrid clubs, Titleist have also launched these tour inspired driving irons. While not designed for everyone, for the right player these will be a godsend.         

How to make more putts

How to make more putts

Jan 3rd, 2018

We brought you our first article on how GP's Editor was getting on with his Hole More Putts tablet. Well, here's the video evidence... Honestly, if it can work for him...

Don't be a golf plank!

Don't be a golf plank!

Dec 30th, 2017

Olympic record-holder (shooting an incredible 61 in Brazil 2016) Maria Verchenova brings us the latest in her award-winning series of fitness videos for GolfPunk. It's time to stop being a plank and get your core, arms and everything maximised to the extreme!

The Key To Weight Transference with Maria V

The Key To Weight Transference with Maria V

Nov 9th, 2017

LET and Olympics star Maria Verchenova gives us the low down on how to make sure you have your weight transference, to make sure you get through the ball and don't fanny it like a berk...

Golf tips – Ian Poulter: Bravery Off The Tee

Golf tips – Ian Poulter: Bravery Off The Tee

Oct 19th, 2017

Scaredy Cat Scaredy Cat, sitting on the, errmm, golf mat. No need to be afraid anymore. Ian Poulter is here to show us how to attain true bravery on the tee. No matter what is in front of you...

Tour Edge Exotics launch new CBX Iron Wood

Tour Edge Exotics launch new CBX Iron Wood

Sep 8th, 2017

Tour Edge were one of the very first companies to launch a driving iron. Or an Iron Wood as they like to call them. The CBX is the culmination of nearly 20 years experience in designing them. 

The new Mizuno MP-18 iron range

The new Mizuno MP-18 iron range

Aug 1st, 2017

Nothing feels like a Mizuno they say. Mizuno irons feel like butter. What if I told you the new Mizuno’s felt even more Mizunoier. Like spreadable Lurpak butter, even softer than your normal run of the mill Anchor. 

Ping G400 Crossover

Ping G400 Crossover

Jul 10th, 2017

It's not driving iron. It's not a hybrid. It's the new G400 Crossover. And it's a very impressive bit of kit. 

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.

Introducing: World Long Drive Champion Joe Miller

Introducing: World Long Drive Champion Joe Miller

May 20th, 2017

Joe Miller puts himself through hell to get in the shape he needs to be to compete for the World Long Drive Championship.  We know, because we spent several days with him last year. This year he won the title. And here he is...

The Rock hits 490-yard drive!

The Rock hits 490-yard drive!

Mar 22nd, 2017

I wonder what he'll be called when he's older and not quite so rockish. The Boulder? The Gravelly Patch At The End Of The Garden? Whatever, the Bay Watch & Ballers star looks the business here and is about to smoke a drive down the middle...

How not to test out the golf range safety nets

How not to test out the golf range safety nets

Mar 5th, 2017

Don't be put off by the grainy picture. This is an epic golf fail, and this one's going viral. Here's how not check out if the safety nets are working down at the driving range! 

Scotty Cameron's brilliant putting tip

Scotty Cameron's brilliant putting tip

Feb 17th, 2017

It's all about the flow. Jonathan Yarwood has spent a lot of time with Scotty Cameron and his learnings are right here for you GolfPunkers. We don't want thanking. Just money. Cheers.

Jonathan Yarwood's Turbo Swinging

Jonathan Yarwood's Turbo Swinging

Feb 14th, 2017

Turbo swinging: All in one place. Jonathan Yarwood's series of six 10 second tips to make you swing with power and precision. A great swing in 0-60 seconds

Bad DUI excuses involving golf

Bad DUI excuses involving golf

Jan 7th, 2017

Drink–driver Ross Walton was more than three times over the limit when he was stopped by police, after getting drunk at a golf party. And this was his excuse to the arresting copper.

Winter Practice: Top Tips From GP Pro James Verrall

Winter Practice: Top Tips From GP Pro James Verrall

Dec 9th, 2016

Great LIGHTBULB MOMENT tip from GolfPunk and Haywards Heath Golf Club Coach James Verrall. This will really help you make the most of your winter range time, and have you ready to hit the fairway running in 2017. 

Mo Farah does a Happy Gilmore

Mo Farah does a Happy Gilmore

Nov 11th, 2016

Four–time Olympic Champion Mo Farah has been down at the driving range, and giving it the full Happy GIlmore treatment. Take it away Mo!

World No 1 long drive coach

World No 1 long drive coach

Nov 3rd, 2016

Lee Cox, head PGA Professional at The Shire London, is long driving coach to long driving champion Joe Miller. Here’s the story behind their winning partnership.

Hit Longer & Straighter Drives!

Hit Longer & Straighter Drives!

Oct 9th, 2016

Jeff Ritter calls it the "Pre-Shot Primer!" We call it driver dynamite! The Sultan of Swing gives you this great tip help you reach golf's holy grail, hitting the ball longer and staighter off the tee!

 Topgolf launches Hero Club

Topgolf launches Hero Club

Sep 17th, 2016

To acknowledge the hard work of the British armed forces and emergency services, Topgolf UK has launched a new initiative; ‘The Hero Club’.

Welcome to ‘The Beast’

Welcome to ‘The Beast’

Aug 28th, 2016

A Wiltshire golf club has launched a hole that measures 666 yards and is calling it ‘The Beast’.

Srixon Z U65

Srixon Z U65

Aug 9th, 2016

Why the Srixon Z U65 is the best new driving iron you will hit. It shoots bullets!

 World Long Drive Championship Qualifying

World Long Drive Championship Qualifying

Jul 7th, 2016

The American Golf Long Drive Championship, which is in its second year, has been named as the only UK qualifying event for the World Long Drive Championships. 

Hit it straight off the tee

Hit it straight off the tee

Feb 19th, 2016

When was the last time you smoked a truly straight drive off the tee? Felt good didn't it. Here's Jeff Ritter to show us how to do this way more often...

Drinking and Golf Buggies

Drinking and Golf Buggies

Jan 25th, 2016

A man who got drunk and then took a buggy from a golf club onto the main road has been fined and banned from driving for six years! That’s the book being thrown at you for sure.

The New Ping G Crossover

The New Ping G Crossover

Jan 11th, 2016

It’s not an iron. It’s definitely not a wood. It’s not a hybrid, and it’s 100% not a driving iron. It’s the new Ping G Crossover, and they feel it’s a club totally in it’s own category. What we know is it’s easy to hit. Well it is, unless you edit a popular golf website (don’t know what you mean-Ed).

Thieves Steal Range Balls

Thieves Steal Range Balls

Aug 5th, 2015

​So the world's worst thieves have struck a golf club in Wales. Taking a leaf out of the Home Alone robbers playbook, 1,000 range balls have been stolen from a ball dispenser at Southerndown Golf Club in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.