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Pete Dye dies at age of 94

Pete Dye dies at age of 94

Jan 10th, 2020

Pete Dye, designer of some of the world’s most famous golf courses, has died in the Dominican Republic at age 94. His family announced his sad passing on social media: “It is with much sadness that we announce our leader, mentor and hero Pete Dye passed this morning at the age of 94.  Pete made an indelible mark on the world of golf that will never be forgotten. We will all miss him dearly.”

Alligator takes leisurely stroll

Alligator takes leisurely stroll

Mar 29th, 2017

We are suckers for an alligator on a golf course. We just can't help ourselves if one comes along. It's probably down to the fact that all we see out on the golf course is the odd squirrel, and that really doesn't cut much mustard. He's our latest gator from a golf course on Kiawah Island in South Carolina. 

Necker Island Golf Caper

Necker Island Golf Caper

Aug 31st, 2015

There’s a super-premium, totally top end caper going on this weekend over at Sea Island Georgia, and then on Sir Richard Branson’s private Necker island. We cannot find out how much it costs. If you need to ask, then you can't afford to go. We're staying home....

Manic Monday

Manic Monday

Oct 21st, 2019

It’s Manic Monday, so here is a very quick round up of all the main results and stories from the weekend!

ITS GOLFPORN TIME AS WE HEAD TO THE MALDIVES

ITS GOLFPORN TIME AS WE HEAD TO THE MALDIVES

Jun 21st, 2019

The weather has been rubbish so far this year (on both sides of the pond it seems) and it’s got the team dreaming of sunnier climbs.  The Maldives is always a luxurious option (especially if you're feeling flush), but there was never a need to take the wrenches….UNTIL NOW!

Police re–instate charges

Police re–instate charges

Mar 10th, 2017

Police on Bald Head Island have reinstated charges against a woman jailed for child abuse when she allowed her 12–year-old son to drive a golf cart.

Thurlestone Golf Club - You Little Beauty!

Thurlestone Golf Club - You Little Beauty!

Mar 5th, 2017

Thurlestone Golf Course is set in an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.’ And we’re talking about the ‘walk around with your mouth slightly open, nobody can argue with that’ type of beauty.

GolfPunk goes to Tenerife

GolfPunk goes to Tenerife

Mar 4th, 2017

Tenerife's banana past has been turned into their golfing future. We peel the skin off some of their leading courses.

Camilo Villegas gets tattooed

Camilo Villegas gets tattooed

Nov 20th, 2016

Camilo Villegas has been struggling with the mental side of his game, so he’s got himself some new tattoos to help keep his focus.

Don't let your kids drive the cart

Don't let your kids drive the cart

May 22nd, 2016

How an 11 year old's 30 second stint behind the wheel of a golf buggy unravelled into a living hell for Julie Mall. You won't believe what she got put through...

Star coach Robert Baker moves to Son Gual

Star coach Robert Baker moves to Son Gual

Mar 23rd, 2016

Celebrity golfers aren't an unusual sight at Golf Son Gual, in Mallorca, but there may well be more of them now that golf-coach-to-the-stars Robert Baker is giving lessons in the club's academy. 

Mallorca taking off as golf destination

Mallorca taking off as golf destination

Mar 17th, 2016

Golf travel experts believe the secret is finally out on Mallorca. Tourists are now flocking to the fairways in larger numbers than ever before to ensure it is one of the world's fastest-growing golf destinations.

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.

Trump plays fast and loose

Trump plays fast and loose

Nov 28th, 2015

When Donald Trump bought a golf club on Lowes Island for $13 million in 2009, he spent millions more in reconfiguring its two courses.  Trump then decided that the course’s history needed a bit of an upgrade as well.