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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.

Golf Clubs selling land

Golf Clubs selling land

Dec 16th, 2015

At least three more golf clubs are involved in schemes to sell off their land in order to build housing – in one case this will even result in the club shutting down.

How to get rid of a rattle snake with your golf clubs

How to get rid of a rattle snake with your golf clubs

Nov 20th, 2017

Former pro Ice Hockey player, Jeremy Roenick had a bit of a domestic issue this weekend at his house in Arizona. It was the not so small matter of a rattle snake in the garage. So how did he sort it out? With his golf clubs of course! 

Swapping night clubs for golf clubs

Swapping night clubs for golf clubs

Oct 17th, 2017

As well as being deterred by the high cost of club entry and expensive drinks, it seems that people are continuing to turn away from nightclubs and looking for more unusual and unique experiences when they go out for the night. Including golf....

Golf Clubs must beware of fly–tippers

Golf Clubs must beware of fly–tippers

Feb 1st, 2017

A Hampshire golf club has had to pay for the clearance and disposal of rubbish that was dumped by its entrance. So golf clubs better beware of fly–tippers.

The amazing bicycle made out of golf clubs

The amazing bicycle made out of golf clubs

Dec 2nd, 2016

What can you get for 99p these days? How about a bag of Haribos? You could get something from the pound shop if you can borrow 1p from someone. Or you could get yourself a brand new bicycle made entirely out of golf clubs.

Six Derbyshire Golf clubs have teamed up

Six Derbyshire Golf clubs have teamed up

Oct 18th, 2016

Six Derbyshire golf clubs have set up a group so they can work together to attract people to join and visit their clubs. We love a good golf trail! 

UK golf clubs reporting better health

UK golf clubs reporting better health

Mar 20th, 2016

Here’s some better news about the health of golf in the UK. According to a new survey, the number of British private members’ golf clubs that have reported financial growth has shot up from just a third in 2011 to well over a half.

Bentley's new golf clubs? £420.00 a pop...

Bentley's new golf clubs? £420.00 a pop...

Feb 1st, 2019

There's nothing better than spahing out your hard earned on a shiny new set of golf sticks. But would you pay £420.00 per iron? That's what the new Bently BC2 cavity irons will set you back.

Historic golf clubs toast a summer to saviour

Historic golf clubs toast a summer to saviour

May 26th, 2018

During a spectacular summer of golf, a group of historic golf clubs will celebrate a number of important milestones that coincide with The Open and the Seniors Open returning to Scotland. Links with History, which features some of the finest courses in Fife, has announced a run of notable anniversaries as well as confirming encouraging year-on-year booking figures.

Scotland's oldest golf clubs gather at Kingsbarns

Scotland's oldest golf clubs gather at Kingsbarns

May 16th, 2018

Kingsbarns Golfing Society is celebrating after hosting a memorable grand match to mark its 225th anniversary. Played over the revered Kingsbarns Golf Links in Fife on a glorious spring day, the commemorative tournament was supported by representatives from some of the world’s oldest golfing institutions.  

Tommy Armour golf clubs set to make comeback

Tommy Armour golf clubs set to make comeback

Mar 16th, 2018

Tommy Armour golf clubs are to make a comeback. The brand will be sold exclusively at DICK’S Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy stores in the USA, but will be sold online as well for UK fans of the brand.

Trump's golf clubs a haven for lobbysists

Trump's golf clubs a haven for lobbysists

Sep 7th, 2017

You may have to sit down for this announcement... scores of lobbyists, contractors and others who make their living influencing the government, pay President Trump’s companies for membership in his private golf clubs, a status that can put them in close contact with the president...

193 UK golf clubs vulnerable

193 UK golf clubs vulnerable

Aug 2nd, 2017

An industry financial analyser has stated that there are 193 golf clubs in the UK that are currently ripe for acquisition, and vulnerable to hostile take over. 

 How Affordable Golf Clubs Really Are

How Affordable Golf Clubs Really Are

May 31st, 2017

Golf over the years has unfortunately gained the association of being an ‘expensive’ sport, mainly because of the membership price of golf clubs. Now Golfsupport.com has calculated how long residents in 18 towns and cities would have to work to earn a membership. 

R&A to focus on golf clubs

R&A to focus on golf clubs

Mar 21st, 2017

The R&A will focus more of its marketing for The Open Chmapionship at golf clubs and general sports fans in an attempt to broaden the game’s appeal.

Miss America has her golf clubs stolen

Miss America has her golf clubs stolen

Nov 5th, 2016

Ever had your golf clubs stolen? I have and it hurts like hell on a jet ski. You want revenge. Or at least your clubs back. Kira Kazantsev reaction, however, beggars belief...

The Titleist C16 Concept Golf Clubs

The Titleist C16 Concept Golf Clubs

Apr 28th, 2016

The amazing new limited edition Titleist C16 Concept clubs. You'll have to work extra hard if you want to get hold of a set! Check out the videos!

Why you can't sue your golf club in Scotland

Why you can't sue your golf club in Scotland

Feb 11th, 2017

A landmark legal case has dismissed a golfer’s claim against his club’s committee. It means that members of Scottish golf clubs cannot sue fellow members for personal injury.

More Olympic golf controversy

More Olympic golf controversy

Jan 24th, 2017

There’s more Olympic golf controversy as a Japanese non–profit group has demanded the golf tournament of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics be moved from the Kasumigaseki Country Club, which does not accept women as full members.

Miura Golf from Japan has been sold

Miura Golf from Japan has been sold

Jan 15th, 2017

Japanase ultra–premium golf brand Miura has been sold to a new investor, who plans to grow the brand globally and produce clubs for the average golfer.

Most Blatant Golf Robbery Ever

Most Blatant Golf Robbery Ever

Sep 15th, 2016

A man walked into a shop and walked out again with golf clubs worth over $1000. Problem was, he hadn't paid for them...

Jurassic Golf

Jurassic Golf

Jul 5th, 2016

Why exactly are two inflatable T Rexes wrestling on a golf course?

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.

Cutting golf crime

Cutting golf crime

Nov 16th, 2015

A new initiative from North Yorkshire Police is encouraging golfers to mark their golf clubs in order to reduce crime. We're right behind it. We know the pain of club theft, big time.

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.

TaylorMade M3 & M4 Irons

TaylorMade M3 & M4 Irons

Jan 2nd, 2018

TaylorMade have gone back to the drawing board for 2018, and come out with a new technology to help everyone hit better iron shots.

6 of the best Blades for 2018

6 of the best Blades for 2018

Nov 1st, 2017

2018 is looking like the year of the blade. You can wait years for a new model of this most classic of irons, and then suddenly four come along at once.

Cleveland Launcher CBX Irons

Cleveland Launcher CBX Irons

Oct 9th, 2017

Cleveland launch their new irons for the rest of us, great looking forgiving irons for the average golfer.

Cleveland CBX Wedge

Cleveland CBX Wedge

Sep 26th, 2017

The modern sand wedge hasn't changed much in 85 years. Cleveland are trying to rectify that with their new CBX range. 

Tour Edge Exotics CBX Blades

Tour Edge Exotics CBX Blades

Sep 26th, 2017

There aren’t many golfers good enough out there to use blades. But it doesn’t mean we don’t like drooling over a shiny new set. And these new CBX irons from Tour Edge Exotics are certainly drool-worthy. 

TaylorMade P790 Irons

TaylorMade P790 Irons

Aug 22nd, 2017

Is the new TaylorMade P790 the most important new release this year? It well could be. Long, forgiving, and attractive, it's everything most of us want from an iron...  

Mizuno CLK Hybrid

Mizuno CLK Hybrid

Aug 1st, 2017

The MP-18 Irons might be the sexy new launch for Mizuno. But we think this new Shockwave CLK Hybrid might be even more impressive. 

Ping G400 Driver

Ping G400 Driver

Jul 10th, 2017

Better, badder, longer. But not bigger. How Ping's engineers have ripped up the rule book with the new G400 driver

Ping G400 Fairway Woods

Ping G400 Fairway Woods

Jul 10th, 2017

No doubt about it, the Ping G400 is their best ever fairway wood. It might even be THE best ever fairway wood...

Ping G400 Irons

Ping G400 Irons

Jul 10th, 2017

Why your golf will improve with a set of Ping's all new G400 irons....

Ping i200 Irons

Ping i200 Irons

Mar 8th, 2017

Ping's new i200 irons might just be their best design ever. Forgiving, attractive, and soft. What more do you want from a golf club?

Mizuno JPX 900 Driver

Mizuno JPX 900 Driver

Oct 30th, 2016

Why the new Mizuno JPX 900 driver is their most important driver in years! 

Rare as hen’s teeth iron up for auction

Rare as hen’s teeth iron up for auction

Sep 9th, 2016

Old Sports Auction are holding their latest online Golf Memorabilia auction, which kicks off today and will run for two weeks. And the star lot could fetch over £50,000.

The Titleist 917 Drivers

The Titleist 917 Drivers

Sep 8th, 2016

They're finally here! The all new Titleist 917 drivers! And they're bloomin' gorgeous!

PXG 0311XF Irons

PXG 0311XF Irons

Sep 6th, 2016

Check out the latest irons from PXG, the extra forgiving 0311XF. 

Mizuno JPX 900 Forged Irons

Mizuno JPX 900 Forged Irons

Aug 16th, 2016

We think the JPX 900 Forged could be the best Mizuno iron ever. Here's everything you need to know about it...

The Honma TW727 Iron Range

The Honma TW727 Iron Range

May 31st, 2016

We've got an awesome set of Honma irons to give away. But first of all find out which set will work for you.

The Callaway Apex Black Irons!!!

The Callaway Apex Black Irons!!!

May 20th, 2016

We love the Callaway Apex irons, they're super easy to hit and look great. These new limited edition Apex Black irons look even better!

PXG Launch The Darkness

PXG Launch The Darkness

Mar 13th, 2016

PXG launch their 0311 and 0311T irons in a black finish, unlike anything seeen in golf before...

John Daly in bust up

John Daly in bust up

Jan 27th, 2016

John Daly has been having a Twitter spat with American Airlines. And we can't blame the poor fellow. AA had lost his clubs which were meant to be on their way to Qatar. Except they weren't.

The TaylorMade M2 Driver

The TaylorMade M2 Driver

Jan 25th, 2016

We’re in Orlando getting ready for the PGA Merchandise Show, and when the first few people are reading this piece we will be hitting the brand new TaylorMade M2 Driver. We’ll let you know what we think of it as soon as we’ve hit it. In the meantime, here is what we’ve been told so far.

Exclusive: The TaylorMade M2 Irons

Exclusive: The TaylorMade M2 Irons

Jan 25th, 2016

As well as the new M2 driver, TaylorMade's other big launch is the M2 Iron. Designed for distance and forgiveness, these could be the irons you are looking for in 2016.

Callaway XR OS Irons

Callaway XR OS Irons

Jan 12th, 2016

Late last year we were spirited away to Dubai to try the latest Callaway products. Today we can finally tell you about the new XR OS irons, the most forgiving clubs in the Callaway lineup.

Callaway XR OS Hybrids

Callaway XR OS Hybrids

Jan 12th, 2016

As well as the Callaway XR OS Irons we got to hit the matching XR OS Hybrids on our recent excursion to Dubai. They might just be the easiest to hit hybrids we’ve ever tried.

The New Ping G Irons

The New Ping G Irons

Jan 11th, 2016

Ping irons tend to be chunky. It’s not a criticism, just a statement of fact. They’re engineered, and if forgiveness come from them being chunky then so be it. With the new G irons though, these look much slicker. In fact, they look positively attractive. A wolf in sheep clothing, or in this case a G in I clothing. 

The Most Bespoke Irons Ever?

The Most Bespoke Irons Ever?

Jan 8th, 2016

We all aspire to a bespoke tailored Saville Row suit, or a pair of handmade shoes. Some of us might have dabbled with Nike ID, miadidas, or most likely as golfers, with a pair of FootJoy MyJoys. And at this point we all know that we should have custom fit golf clubs. PGE, parent company to Vega have just launched the Custom Shop, where you can arguably get the most bespoke golf clubs on the market.

A Quick Livener #8

A Quick Livener #8

Dec 21st, 2015

Helping the GolfPunk Gravy this week & Bunching Arse... Including the man with 4,000 hickory clubs, Ellie Day, Lebron James, Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini, Tiger Woods and Butch Harmon...

A Quick Livener

A Quick Livener

Nov 23rd, 2015

From Danny Willet inviting us round his house to getting wiped out by 'the lurgy', what's 'Helped GolfPunk's Gravy' and 'Bunched Arse' this week...

Bridgestone J15 DF Irons

Bridgestone J15 DF Irons

May 29th, 2015

Bridgestone aren't as well known for their clubs as they are their balls, but some of our favourite irons ever have had the big B stamped on the back.

SRIXON Z 745 Irons

SRIXON Z 745 Irons

May 29th, 2015

Srixon are back with a bang for 2015. The long irons in the set feature tungsten weights in the toe, moving the sweet spot to the centre of the face for more forgiveness.

Cobra Fly-Z Irons

Cobra Fly-Z Irons

May 29th, 2015

Ball speed is everything, and the Fly-Z irons are Cobra's fastest, and longest hitting irons to date.

Odyssey Works Versa 1 Putter

Odyssey Works Versa 1 Putter

May 28th, 2015

These Works putters feature their most successful face insert, the butter soft White Hot, with the Fusion RX layer over the top.

Radius Classic 2 Putter

Radius Classic 2 Putter

May 28th, 2015

One of the few putters still designed in the UK, Radius putters are CNC milled from one block of forged S20C steel.

Stewart Golf launch HottMitt

Stewart Golf launch HottMitt

Dec 3rd, 2019

We must say we like the look of the new Stewart Golf HottMitt. Who wouldn’t want toasty warm hands on the golf course? The mobile phone or device holder and charger does look like a bit of techfoolery (Is that a new word? - Ed) but each to their own. But might there be other uses?

Most valuable putts in golf

Most valuable putts in golf

Nov 26th, 2019

This weekend the biggest winner’s cheque on Tour were nabbed by Jon Rahm on the European Tour and Kim Sei-young on the LPGA Tour. Check out how both closed out their respective events and raked in a rather obscene amount of cash.

Golf Joke of the week

Golf Joke of the week

Nov 25th, 2019

Derek The Donkey, GolfPunk's grumpy horse-envier once again delivers his 'Joke of the Week'. As you know he likes nothing better than a proper good laugh as long as it's at someone else's expense...

GolfNow takeover TeeOff

GolfNow takeover TeeOff

Nov 24th, 2019

GolfNow the biggest online tee time agency in the golf industry has grabbed an even bigger share of the market following the acquisition of EZLinks Golf by GolfNow owner, NBC Sports Group. Part of the EZLinks Golf portfolio is the online tee time booking platform TeeOff. So, what does this consolidation signal to the golf industry?

Golf Course vandalised

Golf Course vandalised

Nov 19th, 2019

A golf club is counting the cost of a horrific attack on their greens by mindless vandals. Seven of the greens at Oldham Golf Club were hacked at with what appears to have been a golf club or clubs. The distressing pictures were posted by the club on their social media feeds.

A golf shop but not as we know it

A golf shop but not as we know it

Nov 15th, 2019

Honma, that premium brand from Japan has just launched its first shop in Paris. However, it is no American Golf, or standard pro shop, and it would not look out of place on London’s Bond Street. In fact, we would not be surprised if we saw George Clooney walking out of it with a Nespresso in one hand and a Honma wedge in the other.

Golf Joke of the week

Golf Joke of the week

Nov 11th, 2019

Derek The Donkey, GolfPunk's grumpy horse-envier once again delivers his 'Joke of the Week'. As you know he likes nothing better than a proper good laugh as long as it's at someone else's expense...

Bentley Centenary Collection Clubs Going Fast

Bentley Centenary Collection Clubs Going Fast

Oct 14th, 2019

We love a bit of luxury at GolfPunk, particularly if someone else is paying, but the idea that you could actually use clubs that cost the price of an average family car is not something which we could ever comprehend. 

The most expensive finger in golf?

The most expensive finger in golf?

Oct 2nd, 2019

Poor old Bio Kim. The Korean who is leading the money list on the Korean tour, has been handed a three-year suspension for raising his middle finger at members of the crowd at the weekend. This seems a rather harsh punishment and will cost the young man a lot of dosh.

Luckiest Golf shot ever?

Luckiest Golf shot ever?

Sep 29th, 2019

Businessman Jeremy Ord from South Africa's had an outrageous slice of luck when playing the short 13th hole at Kingsbarns Golf Links. Ord was playing alongside professional Branden Grace in the team event in Scotland when he came close to a hole-in-one following a number of lucky breaks.

GolfPorn: Gleneagles

GolfPorn: Gleneagles

Sep 6th, 2019

Gleneagles 13th hole The Queen's Course.  A par 3, 140 yard piece of GolfPorn!

GOLFPORN: SENTOSA GOLF CLUB

GOLFPORN: SENTOSA GOLF CLUB

Sep 4th, 2019

With stunning views of the China Sea along with the city skyline Sentosa Golf Club is home of the Singapore Open and more recently has been the venue for the HSBC Women’s World Championship.

Bojo golfing for Brexit?

Bojo golfing for Brexit?

Aug 18th, 2019

Reports indicate our erstwhile Prime Minister, The Right Honourable Boris Johnson MP, has been learning to develop his golf game as part of a strategy to help him secure a trade deal with the US and presumably other nations headed by golf addicted leaders.

Golf Porn: Prince's Golf Club

Golf Porn: Prince's Golf Club

Aug 11th, 2019

In 2018, Prince’s unveiled the newly-redeveloped Himalayas nine having undertaken a significant redesign by renowned international golf course architects Mackenzie & Ebert. A year on, the results are looking pretty impressive.