Jan 7th, 2019
Here she is, Natalie Gulbis, all the way back in April 2006 in her first GolfPunk photo shoot... and today is her birthday!!!
Here she is, Natalie Gulbis, all the way back in April 2006 in her first GolfPunk photo shoot... and today is her birthday!!!
It's a Paige Special!!!! New pics, vids and stuff...
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?
We have reported a lot of lucky shots over the years but this latest one really must be up there. Thomas Detry was staring down the barrel of a disaster at the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Friday when lady luck smiled down on him. When we say smiled we mean totally beamed and showered him with lucky dust as what transpired will go down as one of the luckiest breaks in the history of well, lucky breaks.
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.
Ok we are not going to let this one drop. Slow play is killing our game and the lead must come from the professional ranks. In the second round of the Northern Trust, Bryson DeChambeau took it to another level.
So Muirfield or to give its proper title, The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, has formally invited women to join the club as members for the first time since voting to change the club’s rules in 2017.
It's Paige's birthday today so we are celebrating as she gives it both barrells with some crazy trick shot trumpery...
When Lexi Thompson decided she wanted to rid herself of the 'little girl on the big tour' image, who she gonna call? That's right, GolfPunk!! Here's our exclusive photo/video shoot with the world number 4!!!!
That's just showing off. Gary Woodland hit the shot of his life at the Sony Open in Hawaii on Friday.
Officials at eight golf resorts expect to give away hundreds of free winter memberships following the early take-up of their MATCH PLAY offer.
During the last week of November, players congregated in Vilamoura for the 31st edition of the pre-eminent Grande Troféu de Vilamoura over the weekend, where Jamie Lindsay Mann emerged victorious after three thrilling rounds of golf.
We've given an avid GolfPunk reader the opportunity to try out and review the new Shot Scope V2. This is what he discovered.....
The Belfry Hotel & Resort continues to wow golfers from across the globe as it was named ‘World’s Best Golf Hotel’ at the 2018 World Golf Awards held at La Manga, Spain, over the weekend.
Here she comes: It's Carly Booth, the new GolfPunk Golf Nurse!!! Lesson1: How To Hit Perfect Lob Shots. Take it away, Nursey!!
Paige Spiranac has posted a video on Instagram of a trick shot that went slightly wrong.
Dom Pedro Hotels & Golf Collection is preparing to welcome a host of amateur golfers from around the world to play in the Grande Troféu Vilamoura from 29th November to 1st December 2018.
Shot Scope Technologies are releasing a variety of new interactive social features to both their web dashboard and apps, giving golfers a truly immersive way to track their golfing journey.
QHotels, managed by RBH, has launched the perfect package for golfing stars of the future - with children of guests and customers allowed to take to the course for free.
5* hotel and golf resort, Adare Manor, has been declared ‘Hotel of the Year 2018’ in the highly competitive and globally renowned Virtuoso ‘Best of the Best Awards 2018’.
Visitors from more than 50 countries have checked in to the five-star Onyria Palmares Beach House Hotel in its first 12 months of operation.
Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa has further underlined its reputation for providing the ultimate luxury golf experience after winning two new prestigious global awards, including being named ‘Hotel of the Year – Overall’ by Preferred Hotels & Resorts – the world’s largest independent hotel brand.
GolfPunk is heading down to Tewkesbury Park to check out their £9 million refurbishment, and here’s what we found.
Paige Spiranac has been up to her tricks again. Let's catch up with the social media golf whizz!!
Shot Scope Technologies has released a new firmware update with enhanced features to improve the V2 watch, which combines its industry-leading automatic performance tracking with advanced GPS technology.
It's Trick Shot Tuesday here at GolfPunk Towers, so we've gone in to the archive to celebrate Masters week. It's a tradition at 16 to try and skim the ball across the water in the practice rounds. Vijay managed to do this and then some...
Here's one amazing putt. Skill or luck? You decide.
Following a sell-out pre-order campaign, Shot Scope V2 will now be able to meet the huge demand - which attracted orders from 38 countries - as customers can purchase the pioneering new model online for the first time since the end of November.
Work is underway on the third loop of nine holes at the prestigious and multi-award-winning Stoke Park Country Club & Hotel, in Buckinghamshire, to complete a three-year renovation of the 27-hole course.
We've been doing our review of the year, and there were some great trick shots out there in 2017. Here's our favourite. There are trick shots, and there are trick shots. This is a TRICK SHOT!
QHotels, managed by Redefine|BDL Hotels (RBH), is celebrating a full house after all 10 of its four-star golf resorts were listed in the inaugural Golf World ‘Top 100 Resorts in UK & Ireland' ranking.
Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, has further reinforced its status as one of the UK’s leading networks of golf venues as Golf World magazine publishes its first ranking of the Top 100 Golf Resorts in the UK and Ireland.
The trick shot team Dude Perfect have a new All Sports Golf Battle, which sees the crew attempt to play "golf" on a course with an array of different sports equipment. The results are mixed, to say the least.
We love this totally nonchalant and laid back trick shot. It is the work of genius. Well, actually the work of one Kctrickshotz.
Quinta do Lago has enhanced its reputation as one of Europe’s premier stay-and-play destinations following the acquisition of the Magnolia hotel.
Four time European Tour winner Alex Noren shows you how to play a lob shot off a seriously downhill lie. Learn this lob shot to seriously impress your mates.
Three time major winner Padraig Harrington invites us 'All Back To Mine' and treats us to ice creams, diet coke, table tennis and a trick shot spectacular...
Some great trick shots from the San Diego Women's golf team.
The most insane trick shot we've ever seen.
Watch this video of an amazing double golf club trick shot.
Check. This. Out!!!!! Would you do this???
We've always enjoyed and admired the work of Coach Rusty. And this is his latest trick shot. Standing on the shoulders of giants, if you like.....
'The Old Rake In The Bunker Trick': Paul Lyons is an ex-European Tour pro who now runs The Golf College, here he solves our bunker problems with a very neat trick...
We sent the Golf Brigadier out to meet and play golf with Chervo at their course in Verona.
The boys get in a tangle with each other's wedges but still manage to come up smiling!!
More golfers than ever are booking to stay and play at QHotels' 10 UK golf resorts according to data supplied by an industry monitor.
As the end of the Premier League transfer season has now drawn to an end, Arsene Wenger will not be in good humour. And this golf trick shot that is going viral won't improve his mood either....
MacDonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa, Peebles, near Edinburgh, has completed a series of important renovations to its award–winning, Dave Thomas–designed, championship golf course.
This is the latest instgram trickshot posting to go viral, and it's a bit different. There's a towel involved! Unconventional for sure, but it works.....
We love the work of Trick Shot Queen Tania Tare at GP Towers, and here's her latest creation. Prepare to be impressed!
Here's a great little trick shot with a difference that's been doing the virtal rounds. Call it a back to front hole in one!
QHotels, the UK’s largest golf resort operator, will throw open its doors across the entire group with a series of free tasters to tempt more golfers into enjoying the benefits of club membership.
The Rory Foundation has announced the winner of their trick shot competition to secure a coverted place at this year's Irish Open Pro–Am.
This is one fan–tastic trick shot! The timing had to be spot on, and we're wondering how many takes it actually took. Check out the video here.
Gareth Bale has taken inspiration from #SB2K for this little trick shot offering. Is he angling for an invite to Baker's Bay with Rickie, Justin, Smylie and Jordan?
What happens wheh you get a golf trick short maestro and three Arsenal players together for a bout of golf-soccer trickery... Over to Hector Bellerin, Nacho Monreal, Petr Čech and young Mr Geoff Swain...
GolfPunk has teamed up with Shot Scope to offer our readers a unique offer. We have secured 200 Shot Scopes for £149.99 a pop, which is a saving of £35. But when they are gone, they're gone.
Two golf clubs. Two golf balls. Simples!
The much anticipated five–star boutique hotel at the Algarve’s multi–award-winning Onyria Palmares Beach & Golf Resort has opened, with rates from just €150 per night.
Martin Kaymer found himself badly out of position at the RBC Heritage, and resorted to a little golf shot trickery. But did it come off?
This trick shot video has come to us via Pinehurst and then Golf Digest, but it definitely needs to be shared. It's an instant classic in the accidental trick shot category.
PGA Catalunya Resort’s five–star Hotel Camiral, located just outside Girona, has been accepted as the latest member of the The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd., a curated collection of independent and distinct luxury hotels. Just in the nick of time, GP's Editor is off there on Monday!
Golf performance tracking brand Shot Scope has received a grant from Scottish Enterprise for £500,000.
Two Brits on a golfing holiday have been shot after getting into a drunken bar fight.
Here's a new trick shot that's blowing up the internet. It's performed by MinnKimm and shows her using a driver to demolish a whole rack of skittles in a bowling alley.
Shot Scope has announced that both iOS and Android versions of the Shot Scope app are now available to download.
You'll laugh. you'll cry, you'll be glad it wasn't you....
The Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa is celebrating after being named as the ‘Best Golf Resort in Europe’ by users of the respected website Leadingcourses.com .
Dear PC, During the summer months I consistently match and sometimes better my 15 handicap. But I particularly hate windy conditions. Can you help? Creighton, Hereford
Great iron shots every time: This is a great tip for making sure you keep your arms compact through the swing. Compact arms = crisp, powerful iron shots.
In an interview with The Guardian Ed Sheeran has revealed that Justin Bibier once challenged him to hit a golf ball off his mouth on a drunken evening in Japan.
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...
Here's an insanely good trick shot from Coach Rusty. And yes, it involves a wake board.
QHotels is the UK’s largest golf resort operator, and it's now offering visiting golfers the opportunity to double their enjoyment with a BOGOFF offer – Buy One Get One Fourball Free – at each of its 10 UK venues.
Simplicity is sometimes the most glorious of sophistications and (What are you on about?! – Ed) and, anyway, this trick shot from Tania Tare really floated our boat here at GolfPunk Towers.
Here's the snooker meets golf trick shot that is burning down the internet. It's quite a piece of work, which is why it has already been watched over 1 million times. Enjoy and marvel!
Here's a blinder of a golf trick shot – well, one where pool meets golf. You're going to love this!
David Law’s eagle at the Terre dei Consoli Open has been voted the 2016 European Challenge Tour Shot of the Year.
Rory McIlroy has won the European Tour shot of the year, as voted for by My European Tour fans, for his approach shot to the 18th at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Tania Tare is the new trickshot queen on the block. We posted her Christmas tree trick shot yesterday, and here's what she describes as her hardest trick to date – Flipcup 2.0.
Here's a very tidy trick shot for the festive period.Forget putting a fairy on top of the Christmas tree, when you adorn it with a golf ball.
Here's an absolutley stunning trick shot, which is really pushing all the boundaries. We've never seen the like of it before and we doubt you will have either. Take it away Coach Rusty. Respect!
The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa has unveiled refurbishment plans that will see the Five Red Star Resort in St Andrews undertake a total bedroom upgrade and spa extension complete with a new lap pool and extensive gym.
The Old Course Hotel may be in a totally iconic position, but that position does come with a cost.
Young Blake Nakagawa has certainly being paying attention to the latest crazes in golf trick videos. He has drawn inspiration both from the bottle flip challenge, and another video of a guy with a unique swing which has been burning down the internet.
A spectacular dawn image of a greenkeeper preparing his course at a modest North Wales golf club has claimed first prize in the annual BIGGA Photographic Competition.
Ryan Rustand, or Coach Rusty as he’s known on Instagram, is a trick shot wizard. Here he is with Joshua Kelley, aka @holein1trickshots, knocking it about from the top of a golf cart.
Wesley Bryan may have earned his PGA Tour card, but he still loves a good trick shot. He and his brother George have been on top of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and here's what they have been up to.
Here's an amazing trick shot that is going to blow up the internet. We've not seen anything quite like it before. It's a stunning bit of eye–hand co-ordination.
Here's a great bit of skill that combines golf and footie. Pele meets Happy Gilmore if you like.
We know the Challenge Tour players are good - but are any of them good enough to nail a flopshot into a stack of Bridgestone tyres? FInd out here.
A rare collection of photographic slides showing the 1963 Open Championship at Royal Lytham has been discovered at an auction in Manchester.
Check out some of the best #trickshots from around the world...
Check out Paige Spiranac's latest video and see why it's causing such a fuss...
It's #FeelgoodFriday, so we hope these trick shots put a smile on your face
It's #TrickshotTuesday, here's five of the best we found this week...
Don't do this at home kids...
Mizuno's longest irons ever. The JPX 900 Hot Metal!!! Warning: May sizzle...
Here’s a very trusting father, who let’s his son fire a shot at him when holding a lit candle. Nice one son!