Oct 24th, 2016
Mel Reid gets through to the final of the LPGA Tour School after a top ten finish in the second stage.
Mel Reid gets through to the final of the LPGA Tour School after a top ten finish in the second stage.
Mel Reid posted a course record third round of nine–under–par 62 at Club de Golf Terramar today to take a four–stroke lead into the final round of the Estrella Damm Mediterranean Ladies Open in Sitges, Spain.
Mel Reid has turned to Huxley Golf to create a private practice area at home.
No one can ignore the terrible fires ravaging Australia and to help in the relief efforts of those affected by the fires, a number of LPGA players including the Korda sisters, Marina Alex, Australian Sarah Kemp and England’s Charlotte Thomas, have publicised that they will be making a donation.
It’s Manic Monday, so here is a very quick round up of all the results and stories from the weekend on the PGA Tour, European Tour, LPGA and Women’s European Tour.
It’s the Solheim Cup this week and I love it, especially from a betting point of view. It might not be top of your agenda for bets this week but a couple of bets can go a long way here.
Wales' Amy Boulden finished T21 as world number six Jang Ha–Na of Korea won the Women's Australian Open by three shots in Adelaide.
Nicholas Colsearts has been working on his ball flight late at night in his hotel room. Check out this great Twitter vid. Nice shot Nicki C!
In Depth: The incredible story of Melissa Reid's golfing come back. Mel gives us the lowdown on her career so far and comments on the golfing fireworks that are about to explode at the Solheim Cup.
Solheim Cup star and six-time LET winner Mel Reid has come out as gay in an interview with Athlete Ally.
Melissa Reid is every golfer’s dreamboat. Very pretty, and brilliant at golf. As she strikes a pose for our photographer, the whole room gasps.
After coming through qualifying last week, Melissa Reid got off to a great start at the US Women's Open with a -2 round of is three shots off the lead after the first round of 70 at the US Women's Open in Alabama.
Melissa Reid has spoken out about how some Ladies European Tour players are having to take part time jobs to survive.
The hard-working golf team at St Mellion International Resort in Cornwall is celebrating after being ranked among Great Britain & Ireland’s top 15 golf resorts.
All the way from the Florida, we present to you Melissa Magdor. Formally of the Jacksonville University golf team, we'd like to offer you more information on her but we can't. She plays golf. She has a good time. She looks hot. That'll do for us.
GP Editor's kids take the mic and bring it large at the lovely 11th at St Mellion. This truly is a Hole I'd Like To Frequent...
Forget your pitching wedge, your 56 or your 52, Mel shows us just how effective a rescue club can be super effective around the greens
Melissa Reid has won the Vic Open in Austrlia at the third hole of a sudden death play off against Germany's Sandra Gal.
Melissa Reid shot a 6–under 67 on Saturday to take a two–stroke lead over American Angel Jin and Australian Su Oh at the Vic Open, the season–opening event on the Ladies European Tour.
To celebrate Mel earning her LPGA Tour Card, we sit down and have 5 Minutes With...
Melissa Reid has overcome illness to secure her card for next season's LPGA Tour by finishing joint eighth at Q-School at Daytona Beach in Florida. A big well done Mel from all at GP Towers!
It's challenge number two for Carly, Mel & Rosie versus Manchester City. Nearest the pin
Saturday Siren is... Melissa Noel, a golf obsessive from Cincinnati.
Melissia Pretty, a Swingin' Siren all of our own. This PGA pro wants to take over the world...
Melissa Reid shoots a third round 69 to finish tied 8th going into the last day. Go Mel!!!!! -8 (Jin-Young Ko and Teresa Lu) is leading with Suzann Pettersen breathing down their necks at -7...
Tiger Woods. The incredible story so far...
Cody Blick shot a magnificent 63 in the final round to earn his conditional PGA Tour status... without his own clubs, as they had been stolen the night before. Now Cody has his clubs back, and there is some story behind their return...
S&G Response has handed over a cheque to the founder of the Street Support Network, a Charity dedicated to providing year-round resources for people experiencing homelessness in Greater Manchester. The funds were raised through their One Million Yards golfing challenge.
Let's face it - as long as they're not happening to you, temper tantrums in any sport are both entertaining and hilarious in equal measure. The fact that the words "thus far" had to be included in the title of this article should be enough to give you some sort of indication as to how often these meltdowns occur and when they do, anyone within a 20 foot radius is likely to be at risk of receiving a 9-iron to the cranium.
Aaron Moon, a former Royal Marine commando who lost a leg while serving in Afghanistan, now a golfing pro hoping to become the first amputee to play on the European Tour, is joining S&G Response in their One Million Yards golfing challenge, raising money for Street Support.
A Day In The Life Of Paulina Gretzky. DJ's better half – what does she get up to of an afternoon?
Achtung, Martin Kaymer! He's managed to keep his relationship with TV host Melanie Sykes a secret for three years.
A camel escaped from a circus and led police on a merry dance through peak–hour traffic on one of the busiest roads in Darwin, Australia, before being recaptured on a local golf course.
Ed's letter. How Not To conduct yourself with a major winning Ryder Cup legend...
32-year-old American Spencer Levin, playing in his fourth US Open, carded an opening round 73 and was fighting back to three-under-par for his second round at the turn. Then the wheels came off. This is how he reacted.
Solheim Cup star Melissa Reid believes Olympic organizers have missed a trick by not opting for a mixed Matchplay event when golf returns to the Games in August following a 112-year absence.
Victor Dubuisson had a full on meltdown last night at the WGC Cadillac. It can't have been that bad, he still managed to shoot a 72...
What a pallaver! And what was Lefty thinking? Changing his ball mid-round?! I mean, really?!
We take a look at what the pros are eating before a game and during the round in an effort to find out where the GolfPunk team might be going wrong when it come to the golf diet!
When two of your teams are ranked among the top three in the country, you must be doing something right. So what is the secret of Crown Golf’s recent success as regards junior golf at national level?
Kelly Rohrbach; A former division one college golfer. A Sports Illustrated Swimwear model. Leo DiCaprio's ex. Plus she played CJ Parker in Baywatch!
This summer, St Mellion’s Nicklaus Signature Course celebrates 30 years of memorable, spectacular and challenging golf by rolling back its prices to 1988, the year in which it opened.
It's time to be thinking about getting away from the cold and grey, and where better to head that to Tenerife.
Yorkshire born Dr Alister MacKenzie is renowned for designing Augusta, but he was also responsible for some other masterpieces. Here are four of our favourites, which just about anyone can play, and one that is virtually impossible to get on.
If ever there was a match that summed up the Solheim Cup then it was the battle between Charley Hull and Melissa Reid against the USA pairing of Lexi Thompson and Cristie Kerr, in a thrilling first session at the Solheim Cup.
Buenavista Golf already looks a million dollars but is determined to become the ‘must–play' course of the Canary Islands as its investment programme hits the half a million–mark.
One of the leading golf clubs in the UK has applied to its local council for permission to sell alcohol to golfers – while they are actually out there playing on the course.
Lexi Thompson has held her lead at the ANA Inspiration at the 54–hole mark. She leads Suzann Pettersen by two–strokes and has a large chasing pack within five shots of her lead.
If you want to follow in the footsteps of a true golf legend, the get your sticks out and head on down to Buenavista Golf in sunny Tenerife.
This week sees the first women’s golf major of the year at the ANA Inspiration at Mission Hill Country Club, Rancho Mirage. But how are Britain’s leading contenders shaping up?
Mizuno is launching a new collection of golf apparel for Spring Summer 2017 aimed specifically at serious golfers.
Neal Morton, an employee at Clint Eastwood's Tehama Golf Club in Carmel, was sentenced to 19 months in prison for embezzeling money from the club. And Clint was there to testify against him.
A new golf & property venture, Melior Golf, says that the government’s long–awaited Housing White paper contains encouraging news for golf landowners. Here's why.
Gabby Barker, smokin' it down the fairways of Texas...
Chelsea Pezzola is a University of Michigan graduate gunning for a place on the LPGA!! Here's what she has been up to of late, including her trip to the Omega Ladies Masters in Dubai.
Swingin Siren Amy Boulden has been busy on Instagram lately. Here's a catch up with the LET star as she capers around the world cashin' birdies and makin' cheques...
Chris Wood and Andy Sullivan are two strokes behind leaders Spain after the first round of the World Cup of Golf in Melbourne. Russell Knox's 'zero to hero' experiment, however, seems doomed
Thomas Pieters is officially knackered and ready for the season to end, but he is still ready to fight for Belgium in the World Cup of Golf next weekend.
Westwood has spoken out about his unhappiness that Chris Wood did not pick him as his partner to represent England at the World Cup of Golf later this month, with the Bristolian instead opting for his close friend, Andy Sullivan.
It's been emotional. These guys have been battling it out in their football v golf challenge and now it's down to the last.... On the tee... Man City wonder girls Steph Houghton, Toni Duggan and Karen Bardsley take on Mel Reid, Rosie Davies and Carly Booth in the final challenge – Target!
The UK’s largest golf club operator, Crown Golf, has dropped club hire fees at its venues in a bid to attract as many newcomers as possible to the sport, and also to attract lapsed players back to golf.
Is this just GolfPunk being rubbish or did no one else have a clue what the UL International Crown was? Anyway, England nearly won but then America did instead. Confirming status as best golfing nation...
England registered a clean sweep against Thailand in Saturday's fourballs at the UL International Crown to finish top of their pool.
Charley Hull felled by asthma and fever at the UL International Crown in Chicago. Melissa Reid has to play 4-balls alone...
Six golfers from St Mellion International Resort in Cornwall are trying to find out how many holes in one they can score in 24 hours. And it’s all for charity.
Louis Oosthuizen has withdrawn from Olympic contention has his management company, Chubby Chandler's ISM, has issued a statement. Here it is in full plus some of the fallout from Adam Scott's withdrawl.
Adam Scott is too busy to try and win a gold medal at the Rio Olympic Games.
A pen, a toilet and a lesson I’ll never forget… GolfPunk goes to the David Leadbetter Academy at Champions Gate, Florida, for a very innovative golf lesson with Kevin Smeltz...
We're bringing you bang up to date, with the last our roundup of all of last years Swingin' Sirens. We've got new photos from all of them, and whether they're great at golf or not they're all smoking hot. We can't wait to bring you a whole new raft of sirens for 2016.
Some lucky so and so in California has grabbed themselves a bargain as this house overlooking Pebble Beach and the Pacific Ocean has just been sold for a whopping 28% under list price. Only problem is that bargain still cost them $27 million!
While it was a great day for Shanshan Feng after a second successive 67 gave her a two shot lead at the Omega Dubai Ladies Masters, it was a good day for Carly Booth and Melissa Reid.
Local boy Matt Jones continued his impressive form in Sydney at the Emirates Australian Open. Jones has now shot 67, 68, 68 and leads World Number One Jordan Spieth by three shots after Spieth shot a third round 67.
Here's a look at what the tour players have been up to this week, as seen on Instagram.
Day 2 in pictures, video and even words!!
Includes Brittany Lang's games room shame, Catriona Matthew's veteran jobes and the outer universe experience that is Charley Hull.
The Solheim Cup is, without doubt, the biggest event on the Women’s Golf Calendar. However the debate about whether Women’s golf is doing enough to inspire young girls to get some clubs and head to the range remains shadowed by a large grey cloud that looms heavily over the game. But there are a standout few, who are flying the flag for women’s golf high above that thick grey cloud
Day one from the TipSport Golf Masters in Czech Republic where Becky Morgan fires an incredible -9 opening round. That's just 62 blows...
A scintillating last day at the Ricoh Women's British Open saw Inbee Park triumph over the Ailsa course at Turnberry. Her final round 65 was a joint course record.
Here's the list of all the qualifiers for this week's main event, including GolfPunk's very own Golf Nurse Carly Booth!!! Kick off is Thursday... Tee times to follow as soon as they are announced.
A quick glance at how GolfPunk's pals are getting on after day three at the 2015 ISPS Handa European Masters at The Buckinghamshire
Warning: If you are vaguley golf sqeamish, look away now...