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Chase The Ace Challenge

Chase The Ace Challenge

Oct 31st, 2019

Take one tour pro, 500 golf balls and a 165-yard par three hole. The challenge, to make a hole-in-one. The odds of an average golfer making an ace are roughly one in 100,000, while stats suggest a European Tour pro's chances are closer to one in 2,500. Step up Thomas Pieters.

Matt Wallace Punked

Matt Wallace Punked

May 27th, 2019

Matt Wallace is riding high, particularly after his strong performance at the USPGA at Bethpage Black. However, his pal and GolfPunk favourite, Eddie Pepperell,  decided to bring him down to ground in this hilarious European Tour video.

Dunblane golfer aces a trip to 2020 Ryder Cup

Dunblane golfer aces a trip to 2020 Ryder Cup

Oct 31st, 2018

Most golfers have to splash out on a round of drinks when they score a hole-in-one, but for John Paton any such expense was well worth it, as his ace earned him a trip to the 2020 Ryder Cup.

Hole in one for Matt Wallace

Hole in one for Matt Wallace

Aug 14th, 2018

The dopey commentator may have got his name wrong but Matt Wallace had an amazing hole-in-one during moving day at the US PGA Championship.   

Clubface-Golf.com gains support

Clubface-Golf.com gains support

Jun 20th, 2018

The CEO and Founder of Clubface-Golf.com, Paul McEldon has just concluded a whirlwind trip to the USA that saw him meet with some of the most influential bodies in the USA golf industry and get their views on his innovative vertical social media platform for golf.  

Clubface-Golf.com and 59club Partner Partner

Clubface-Golf.com and 59club Partner Partner

Apr 4th, 2018

The specialised golf social network; Clubface-golf.com have partnered with industry-leading customer service benchmarking and training provider; 59club to further advance channels of communication between the golfer and club. 

Ace for seven year old English boy

Ace for seven year old English boy

Jan 10th, 2018

Seven-year old Freddy Sage’s had an ace on his very first time out on a fulll golf course. Another youngster hooked for life young!  

   Amazing Grace makes Major history at Royal Birkdale

Amazing Grace makes Major history at Royal Birkdale

Jul 22nd, 2017

The golfing history books have just been rewritten at Royal Birkdale as Branden Grace shot a sensational 62 at The Open Championship to break the record for the lowest round at a Major Championship.

Ace for Justin Thomas

Ace for Justin Thomas

Mar 4th, 2017

Here's how to leap up the leaderboard. Beauty of an ace from Justin Thomas on the par 3 13th which propels him into the lead at the WGC Mexico Championship.

The battle for Beckenham Place Park GC goes on

The battle for Beckenham Place Park GC goes on

Dec 24th, 2016

James Davies is one of the main campaigners fighting the battle to keep Beckenham Place Park GC open. Here's Jame's submission to the local council in full. We wish the team the best of luck.

Incredible slam dunk ace for college golfer

Incredible slam dunk ace for college golfer

Sep 14th, 2016

It's one thing getting a hole in one when your ball lands on the green and somehow finds its way into the cup. But it's quite another when your ball flies straight into the hole.

Amateur golfer hits 3 aces in one round

Amateur golfer hits 3 aces in one round

Aug 12th, 2016

Here's a great infographic on how an amateur golfer shot three holes-in-one in the course of a single round, and the odds of him achieving this remarkable feat.

R&A introduces new pace of play measures

R&A introduces new pace of play measures

Jun 14th, 2016

The R&A has introduced two new measures to its Pace of Play Condition in time for The Amateur Championship, which is being played at Royal Porthcawl and Pyle & Kenfig in Wales.

Grace Lands first PGA Tour Title

Grace Lands first PGA Tour Title

Apr 18th, 2016

Branden Grace won his first tournament on the PGA Tour last night at the RBC Heritage. Blitzing through the pack, Grace shot a five under 66 to win by 2 shots from overnight leader Luke Donald. 

Latest on Beckenham Place Park golf club closure

Latest on Beckenham Place Park golf club closure

Mar 28th, 2016

As we reported two weeks ago, Lewisham Council is planning to shut down Braeside Golf Club, which is based at Beckenham Place Park. Now the members are setting up a campaign to save the club.

Farleigh Golf Club Partners with Crystal Palace FC

Farleigh Golf Club Partners with Crystal Palace FC

Feb 16th, 2016

Farleigh Golf Club in Selsdon, Surrey, has partnered with Crystal Palace Football Club Foundation to make golf more accessible to youngsters in and around Croydon and South East London. 

Historic Vidago Palace

Historic Vidago Palace

Feb 4th, 2016

The five-star Vidago Palace, near Chaves, in northern Portugal, is the latest high-profile destination to be accepted into World of Leading Golf (WLG). If you looking for luxury and golf, this could be for you.

Branden Grace wins

Branden Grace wins

Jan 30th, 2016

Branden Grace shot a final round 69 to finish at 14 under par and take the 2016 Qatar Masters by two shots from Rafa Cabrera-Bello and Thorbjorn Olsen, who shared second place.

Rory's FaceBook Walkabout

Rory's FaceBook Walkabout

Dec 18th, 2015

Rory McIlroy went to the Facebook headquarters in Dublin yesterday to celebrate reaching one million Facebook users. While there and enjoying the free food, Rory answered some questions from his fans on a variety of subjects including Man Utd, tournament plans for next season, and what he wants for Christmas!

Pro Tracer

Pro Tracer

Nov 21st, 2015

Our friends on the European Tour have shared this with us. It’s a video of two of the Tour’s big hitters, Lukas Bjerregaard and Tommy Fleetwood on the Dubai practise range with Pro Tracer to see how they perfect their drives and what tips they have.

Rory stuns Facebook Fan

Rory stuns Facebook Fan

Nov 3rd, 2015

Rory McIlroy and his team have got this social media piece well sorted. A fan named Barry Edwards commented on one of McIlroy's posts, and asked if McIlroy could send him one of his old Nike drivers. And lo and behold, Rors answered back and in the affirmative. One stunned fan!

Race To Dubai heating Up

Race To Dubai heating Up

Oct 5th, 2015

Just three more events for players to qualify... This week at the British Masters at Woburn, The Portugal Open and the Hong Kong Open. The Top 60 only will get in.

Brian Harman Makes Two Aces!!!

Brian Harman Makes Two Aces!!!

Aug 30th, 2015

So we've switched the golf on, and this is the first thing we see. Brian Harman take a bow son. With odds of 67 million to one, the left hander just nailed this hybrid on the 14th hole at The Barclays for his second hole in one of the round.

Brown Jump Starts Round With An Ace

Brown Jump Starts Round With An Ace

Aug 23rd, 2015

You're playing the final round of the Wyndham Championship with the most famous golfer on the planet. You're in the penultiumate group just two back from the lead. Then you do this on the third hole. Boom!

US PGA GolfPunks: Branden Grace

US PGA GolfPunks: Branden Grace

Aug 16th, 2015

Brandon Grace looks the real deal. Proven winner, he’s just 27, and has 6 European tour wins already. So what else do we know about him? Well apparently he likes a drink… 

LET’s Race to Oblivion

LET’s Race to Oblivion

Nov 18th, 2019

This coming weekend the LPGA Tour reaches its climax at the CME Group Tour Championship in Naples, Florida. The winner will pick up a cheque for a cool $1.5 million. Meanwhile, the members of the ladies European Tour are sitting out yet another week. Their last event was the Hero Women’s Indian Open back at the beginning of October.

Liang clinches Volvo China Open qualifying place

Liang clinches Volvo China Open qualifying place

Feb 20th, 2019

Guangdong’s Liang En Qi will line up alongside many of the world’s best golfers at the 2019 Volvo China Open after winning the tournament’s Amateur Qualifying Final at Mission Hills Golf Club in Haikou, Hainan Province.

Lisbon Spring Breaks to put a smile on golfers's faces

Lisbon Spring Breaks to put a smile on golfers's faces

Jan 23rd, 2019

Renowned for its outstanding mixture of history, culture and gastronomy, Lisbon also provides access to a plethora of first-class golf courses, and players can experience some of its finest this spring with ORIZONTE – Lisbon Golf’s new stay-and-play breaks.

Fishy business as renowned golf architect faces prison

Fishy business as renowned golf architect faces prison

Dec 21st, 2018

Renowned golf architect Keith Foster pleaded guilty on Wednesday in a Virginia courtroom to illegally transporting up to $500,000 worth of items made from endangered species, migratory birds and other wildlife. He faces a five-year prison sentence.

Fourteen-Year-Old Kuang Clinches Place

Fourteen-Year-Old Kuang Clinches Place

Dec 13th, 2018

Fourteen-year-old Kuang Yang clinched his place in the 2019 Volvo China Open by winning the Volvo China Junior Match Play Championship at Southern Wood Golf & Country Club in Fujian on Wednesday.    

Score an ace and head strait to the 2020 Ryder Cup

Score an ace and head strait to the 2020 Ryder Cup

Oct 17th, 2018

Golfers who secure the Holy Grail of an ace while playing Million Dollar Hole in One (MDHIO) on courses across Europe will no longer win a visit to the 2019 US Masters … instead they'll be off to the 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits.

Justin Thomas displaces Dustin Johnson as World Number 1

Justin Thomas displaces Dustin Johnson as World Number 1

May 14th, 2018

After eight tour victories in three years – including last year's PGA Championship – and six of them in the last 14 months, Justin Thomas finally displaced Dustin Johnson last night as the world's number one player.

Tewkesbury Park unveils £9m facelift

Tewkesbury Park unveils £9m facelift

Apr 14th, 2018

Cotswold golfing haven Tewkesbury Park, now under independent family ownership and newly-ranked among Great Britain & Ireland’s top 100 golf resorts, has unveiled a spectacular two-year, £9m facelift.

Galvin Green launches Interface 1 range

Galvin Green launches Interface 1 range

Feb 3rd, 2018

Galvin Green, the leading premium technical performance golf apparel brand, is introducing ground-breaking layering technology into its latest collection to help serious golfers play and perform throughout the season.

La Reserva Club climbs 20 places

La Reserva Club climbs 20 places

Jan 25th, 2018

La Reserva Club has climbed 20 places in the latest rankings of the Top 100 Golf Courses in Continental Europe, as judged by renowned course rankings site, top100golfcourses.com.

Watch Jamie Donaldson's ace in South Africa

Watch Jamie Donaldson's ace in South Africa

Jan 12th, 2018

Did you know that this tournament is the second oldest Open championship in the world, having first been formally played in 1903? No? well, now you do. Check out Donaldson's ace and Southgate's incredible wedge shot from South African Open, as Grace makes three eagles in the first round.

Branden Grace delights the home fans

Branden Grace delights the home fans

Nov 12th, 2017

Branden Grace shot a closing round of 66 to win his eighth European Tour title and thrill the home fans at the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

Spanish ace Jimenez to star

Spanish ace Jimenez to star

May 28th, 2017

Ladies European Tour star Noemi Jimenez will take time out from her busy tournament schedule to help Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa celebrate Women’s Golf Day alongside hundreds of golf venues around the world next month.

 Si–Woo Kim faces call up dilemma

Si–Woo Kim faces call up dilemma

May 17th, 2017

Si–Woo Kim was a surprise victor at the Players Championship last weekend when he became the tournament’s youngest ever winner, but the 21–year-old now has another challenge to face.

Sergio aces the 17th

Sergio aces the 17th

May 12th, 2017

Sergio Garcia has aced the 17th at Sawgrass, and become only the 8th player to do so in the Players Championship. 

Branden Grace sets early pace

Branden Grace sets early pace

Apr 21st, 2017

In a make or break week at the Valero Texas Open, Ian Poulter is battling for his PGA Tour career as he slumped to a round of 75, with a missed cut looking increasingly likely.

Full in the face epic golf fail

Full in the face epic golf fail

Mar 12th, 2017

This one had disaster written all over it from get go. There are clearly a lot very trusting people out there! Or should we say mugs, as this poor fellow gets it full in the face. 

Timberlake loses out to ace in Pebble Beach Pro Am

Timberlake loses out to ace in Pebble Beach Pro Am

Feb 9th, 2017

Poor old Timbers. He's playing at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro–Am, and was having a practice round at Monterey Peninsula Country Club, when he birdied the 27–yard par–3 seventh hole. But was that good enough to win the hole?

Padraig Harrington still wants Ryder Cup place

Padraig Harrington still wants Ryder Cup place

Oct 26th, 2016

Padraig Harrington is not ready to take up the captaincy of Europe's Ryder Cup team, if offered the job for the 2018 tournament, and he wants to face the Americans in Paris as a player.

Trump National to face trial in Florida

Trump National to face trial in Florida

Jul 28th, 2016

A judge has ordered Trump’s Trump National to go on trial next month in Florida over a dispute about unpaid golf membership refunds. And that will be right in the middle of his presidential campaign.

James Morrison aces to win BMW

James Morrison aces to win BMW

May 29th, 2016

James Morrison won his second BMW in four years after acing the par three 14th hole in the fourth round of the BMW PGA Championship.

Place your bets at the Irish Open

Place your bets at the Irish Open

May 17th, 2016

It's the Irish Open this week, and the Spiv has worked out who you should be putting your hard earned cash on. Cracking value to be had.

Rory Makes Ace In Masters Practice Round!

Rory Makes Ace In Masters Practice Round!

Apr 5th, 2016

The crowd Roaryed (Really-Ed) yesterday at Augusta, as Rory McIlroy made an ace on the 16th. Playing against Chris Wood in his warm up round Rory slotted home with a seven iron from 170 yards, and closed out his match 3 & 2. 

Major places up for grabs at The Olympics!

Major places up for grabs at The Olympics!

Apr 5th, 2016

Now who's interested? In a move that is bound to turn tour pro heads and have them queuing up for 5 ring tattoos, the PGA has announced that golf medal winners at the Olympics will receive exemptions to all majors in 2017.

Race on to save Montrose

Race on to save Montrose

Dec 15th, 2015

There’s a real danger that the fifth oldest golf course in the world could fall into the sea.

Sergio skips Race To Dubai Finals

Sergio skips Race To Dubai Finals

Nov 16th, 2015

Sergio Garcia has ducked out of the Race to Dubai finals. With no claims of illness, tiredness, or scheduling issue, it’s safe to assume he simply doesn’t fancy it. But who’s the lucky bugger who’s going to get his spot?

Grace Leads WGC-HSBC Champions

Grace Leads WGC-HSBC Champions

Nov 5th, 2015

It was a day of fireworks as Branden Grace took a one shot lead at the WGC-HSBC Champions event in Shanghai.

The Race To Dubai 2015

The Race To Dubai 2015

Oct 29th, 2015

Right. Hang on in there, please. We are about to try to explain how the Race To Dubai works. We thought the Top 60 line up was complete following the completion of the Hong Kong Open. We were wrong..

Smylie Faces as Kaufman wins Shriners

Smylie Faces as Kaufman wins Shriners

Oct 26th, 2015

The Shriners Open was won by our new favourite name in golf, Smylie Kaufman. The 23 year old with the Happy Gilmore-esque name shot a ridiculous 61 final round to post an early number that nobody else could match. 

Ace Ace Baby #2

Ace Ace Baby #2

Sep 17th, 2015

"After you, sir." "No I insist, after you!" "Alright then, but once I've holed this tee shot I insist you follow me in, sir." "It will be my pleasure, my friend." What we're trying to say is that two golfers scored aces one after the other on the same hole whilst playing a match.