Mar 16th, 2019
Titleist is continuing its support of dedicated golfers across the UK & Ireland by rolling-out its Loyalty Rewarded promotion once again in 2019.
Titleist is continuing its support of dedicated golfers across the UK & Ireland by rolling-out its Loyalty Rewarded promotion once again in 2019.
Introducing Belinda Whent, PGA professional and England amateur international. Belinda joins our GolfJunk Editor Daniel Owen in the golf-geekery department and will be bringing us her take on the latest equipment every issue.
16-year-old Californian, Alex Weber was swimming in a small cove near Carmel, two years ago, when she discovered that there were literally hundreds of golf balls on the beach and in the water.
2019 Models Provide Improved Tee-To-Green Performance and now include New High Optic Yellow Colour Options.
HONMA Golf, the premium Japanese brand that recently signed world No.1 Justin Rose to use its clubs, is introducing a new golf ball to its extensive range next month.
Team TaylorMade’s Sung-Hyun Park, whose remarkable play in 2018 elevated her to world #2 and who has five LPGA Tour victories including two major championships to her impressive career resume, has chosen to add distance, spin, control and all-around performance with the new 2019 TP5x golf ball.
Wilson Staff, the pioneering brand in low compression golf ball technology, has launched the world’s softest premium 3-piece Urethane golf ball for the 2019 season.
We all know golf balls are expensive, and there's nothing better than treating yourself to a sleeve of pristine TaylorMade TP5s. Only trouble is, three holes and £12 later you're scrambling around in that dark gravelly patch at the bottom of your golf bag looking for salvation in the form of a smiley Top Flite.
SRIXON® has announced the launch of the new Soft Feel golf ball. Available in Soft White™, Tour Yellow™ as well as a Soft Feel Lady model in Soft White™ and Passion Pink™. The new Soft Feels are available now.
The ball that gave Sergio an extra 19 yards in Singapore is hitting the shelves.... It's the new Callaway’s Chrome Soft ball, which the company is claiming will literally be a ‘game-changer.’
A man from Franklin, Tennessee has put together the most amazing collection of golf balls. All in all, he has amassed over 15,000 golf balls. Watch his fascinating story here.
The breakthrough performance of Titleist AVX – a new high performance golf ball providing remarkable distance and exceptionally soft feel through proprietary core, cover and aerodynamic technologies – will now be available to golfers everywhere.
Volvik, brand leader in multi-coloured performance golf balls, is introducing celebratory gift packs of its top-selling VIVID golf balls designed to give avid golfers a memorable present and boost sales for retailers across the year.
The continued pursuit of breakthrough technology and performance by Titleist golf ball engineers has resulted in the all-new Titleist Tour Soft golf balls, available in golf shops across the UK & Ireland, from February 1st.
The new Titleist Velocity golf balls are designed with proprietary high-speed technology to deliver even more distance on every shot. With the introduction of new high-visibility colour options – VISIWhite, Velocity Orange and Velocity Pink– the power of Velocity is also packed with personality.
Srixon are introducing a new third-generation AD333 TOUR golf ball. This all-new ball model delivers tour performance for golfers with moderate swing speeds. The Srixon AD333 TOUR is available in pure white and officially launches in the UK on 2nd February.
Callaway has launched its 2018 Chrome Soft and Chrome Soft X golf balls, featuring graphene, the strongest and thinnest material on planet earth.
Wilson Staff, the pioneering brand in low compression golf ball technology, has completely re-designed the construction of its popular DX2 Soft and DX3 Soft Spin balls to enhance their performance for the 2018 season.
The 'self-correcting' golf ball is no more, as Polara files for bankrupcy...
Wilson Golf is putting colour behind the world’s softest golf ball by extending its DX2 range with the first low-compression Matte finish ball in five striking colours, plus a re-designed construction.
Volvik is introducing a special gift box of four brightly decorated balls as stocking fillers for Christmas.
The softest Titleist golf ball is now even longer with the introduction of the new Titleist DT TruSoft, available in golf shops throughout the UK & Ireland from 2nd October 2017.
This is really no way to treat a golf ball!
Davos is a Bernese Mountain Retriever, who has been trained by his owner, Al Copper, to become an expert golf ball finder. And he does it all for charity.
A collie has saved her golfing owner a small fortune after finding 51,000 used balls over the last 12 years.
Two brands of frozen hash browns have been recalled this week after the manufacturer discovered they contained "extraneous golf ball materials."
An alligator has eaten a man's golf ball on a course in Florida. This is definitively not a case of play it where it lies!
Forget the M1 and M2 drivers, the new TP5 and TP5X golf balls could be the most important piece of TaylorMade golf equipment in 2017.
Police officers are appealing for information after thousands of golf balls were stolen from a luxury hotel.
The Costco Kirkland Signature Golf Ball has been a great story. The quality golf ball that sold for just $15 a dozen. But according to MyGolfSpy, no sooner has the party started than it's all over.
We wrote about the new Costco Kirkland golf ball the other day, and how it had already sold out. Here was a $29.99 a pack of 24 golf balls that was taking on all comers. It's been back on the shelves, but there is a but....
There's a golf ball revolution going on in the USA. Costco has launched its own ball, the Kirkland, and it is literally flying off the shelves, into the trucks and into golfer's bags.
How strong are those little dimpled balls of joy we smash around the golf course? It's one thing being hit hard by Dustin Johnson, or even Jamie Sadlowski. But how would a golf ball fare against a steamroller?
It seems as if the police are giving green light to thieves who drive into your golf course in the dead of night and relieve your lakes of golf balls.
Six piece golf balls? Gold plated putters? Find out about these gorgeous things that only Honma could do, then enter our competition for your chance to win them!
A train was forced to make an emergency stop after a total berk went on to the tracks to retrieve a golf ball. Don't play it where it lies!
Golf in Japan is very different. Monorails, electric toilets, and Kobe burgers. Add to it delivery drones.
Golf ball versus welding torch. There was only ever going to be one winner, but here's how the ball got on.
Srixon have launched the UltiSoft golf ball to help those lower-swing-speed golfers have more fun on the course.
Wilson Staff have launched what they claim to be the softest Urethane covered ball on the market. Urethane is the material used on most tour balls, such as the Titleist Pro V1, and is used because of the extra spin it generates.
Watch how Jordan Spieth's sponsor AT&T make a mosaic of his head with 24,152 golf balls!!
The Pro V1 has more wins, more money, and more birdies to its name than any ball in history. For many people it is THE golf ball.
Mizuno are back with three new balls this season.
There are loads of reasons to like these Vice Pro golf balls. But we’ll tell you only about the three most important ones.
We’ve been really impressed by Vice golf balls, they play great, are reasonably priced and more importantly look amazing with Blair O’Neal emblazoned on the side.
James Anderson was relaxing on a golf course with team mate Stuart Broad after their victory in the first test match against India at Edgbaston. But things didn’t go quite as planned.......
You give golf a bad name... Several passersby were injured after a reckless driver in Stockholm threw golf balls at them from a moving vehicle.
OK, so this isn’t strictly golf related, but this story did very much catch our eye. Perth’s coastal suburbs were hammered by a massive storm, which featured these amazing golf ball sized hailstones.
So what if we've got flood and hurricane disasters, North Korea edging us closer to conflict and general worldwide secutiry threats, the President of the United States has got better things ot worry about, like how to continue his feud with ex-Presidential rival Hilary Clinton. Nice one, Trumper...
Who knew alligators were so protective of their golf balls? This one – let's call him Steve – clearly had some lake ball re-sale deal already in place covering the Florida area.
A player taking part in his club’s monthly competition had stopped at the ninth hole when an air ambulance landed on the fairway. But when it took off, the downdraft from its rotor blades blew the payers ball 25ft from the edge of the green and straight into the hole!
A member at North West Golf Club in Ireland made an unusual discovery on Wednesday. He came across Bill Clinton’s golf ball!
A player was interrupted by a pair of agitated birds, who had mistaken the golfer's ball for one of their eggs, and reacted defensively.
A cat has been ruining rounds at a golf course by stealing golf balls, and forcing the club's exasperated owners to change their rules.
In the ecstasy of victory Justin Rose forget to pick his Olympic Gold winning golf ball out of the hole. Here's what happened to it.
Mizuno launch a new five piece golf ball with 512 dimples!
Murray cod are the top predator of the Murray-Darling river system in Australia. And this one seems to have developed a taste for golf balls.
It's kaboom time folks, as TaylorMade launch the new TP5 and TP5x range of golf balls...
This is awful. A round of golf among friends turned tragic when a New Zealand man died after being struck by a ball in the temple.
A strategically placed practice putting green can be hazardous to a golfer's health. If the green is located near the 18th green, you need to have eyes in the back of your head as you go about your plumb-bobbing business.
The United States Postal Service, under the “Have a ball” moniker, is launching a unique series of stamps and golf is in the line up.
Donald Trump was furious with a British comedian and provocateur, who hijacked his speech with Nazi branded golf balls at Turnberry today.
As Brazil prepares for the return of golf to the Olympics, some of the local wildlife is still to get to grips with the game.
A member of the gallery at Quail Hollow tossed a golf ball with an earplug attached at Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler while the pair was on the tee at No. 6. The thrower was escorted out of the tournament.
It’s probably fair to say that amongst top golfers, elite or amateur, that the Titleist Pro V1 or Pro V1x ball is the market leader. Titleist also offer a range of more budget friendly options for the lesser mortal and are now replacing the DT TruSoft, their budget distance ball, with the TruFeel which, they claim, is engineered to deliver longer distance and excellent control.
TaylorMade Golf announced today that it has signed 4-time PGA TOUR winner and one of the most recognisable players in the game today, Rickie Fowler, to a multi-year contract to play TaylorMade’s flagship golf ball franchise, TP5x.
Callaway Golf has officially announced its new 2019 product lineup. Top of mind for the Company’s innovative new equipment line include Epic Flash Woods, Apex Irons, Odyssey Stroke Lab Putters, and ERC Golf Balls.
Titleist celebrated an incredible milestone for the Pro V1 golf ball at the Nedbank Golf Challenge this weekend, notching up its 3,000th win since the launch of the franchise in 2000 at the Invensys Classic at Las Vegas.
The Volvik VIVID XT golf ball will take centre stage at next week’s Volvik World Long Drive Championship in Oklahoma, when some of the biggest hitters will be looking to strike the ball distances of more than 400 yards.
With the Ryder Cup looming, Callaway have (re)launched the Chrome Soft Truvis golf balls in patriotic styles...
Titleist has continued its Major domination at the 147th Open Championship at Carnoustie Links with the #1 ball in golf being trusted by more of the world’s best golfers than any other brand.
The GEN i1 may look like an ordinary golf ball, but its actually packed full of technology, and according to its founder, Jason Koo, it has a “launch monitor” inside. It's also supported by an expletive loaded video.
Titleist has extended its streak as the most trusted ball at the U.S. Open in 2018, making it 70 years as the #1 ball at the toughest Major for the #1 ball in golf. To celebrate golf’s longest winning streak, the brand is giving golfers the opportunity to purchase Special Play #70 Pro V1 and Pro V1x golf balls in Limited Edition U.S. Open packaging.
We've been looking over some of the best read stories for 2017, and this story about the golf ball you cannot lose attracted a lot of attention from GolfPunk readers. Golfer looking forlornly for ball in rough/trees etc: "Someone really should invent a golf ball you can't lose..." Well, someone has...
Titleist is reaffirming support for dedicated golfers across the UK & Ireland by rolling-out its Loyalty Rewarded promotion once again in 2018.
Volvik, the market leader in multi-coloured performance golf balls, is expanding its highly successful VIVID golf ball range with the introduction of two more balls offering even greater spin and feel – the new VIVID Lite and VIVID Soft.
The team at Snell Golf are on a single-minded mission - to bring tour calibre equipment to the amateur golfer at an affordable price. End of!
Tigers Woods is hitting the golf ball so far he thinks the USGA has to make a change to stop it.
Don't blame it on the sunshine, don't blame it on the moonlight, don't blame it on the good times, blame it on the bogies. Oh and the golf balls. That's what Bubba Watson has done as he has finished up his contract with Volvik after only the first year of a multi-year deal.
Volvik has made a sensational impact on the UK golf ball sector since its arrival in April, with sales of more than one million coloured balls over the past six months.
Sometimes the rules of golf just seem so unfair, as New Zelander Ryan Fox was hit with a two–stroke penalty when a spectator stole his ball!
Following the success of its golf ball range over recent years, Mizuno is launching a new, softer, next-generation two-piece JPX golf ball that promises excellent all-round performance at a great price.
Titleist has been unveiled as the Official Golf Ball Partner of the 2017 Ricoh Women’s British Open, a partnership which will see the #1 ball in golf extend its support of women’s golf at all levels of the game.
TaylorMade’s new TP5 and TP5x golf balls have already been turning heads this season. Jon Rahm is a massive fan, as is Jason Day. Here's what all the fuss is about.
Wilson Staff has a ball designed for every category of golfer this season with the DX2 Soft, the DX3 Spin and the DX3 Urethane.
Mizuno is introducing a new JPX–S model to its line–up in February 2017. it's a soft–compression 3–piece ball offering balanced performance across a wider range of swing speeds plus increased initial ball speed for most golfers.
LONG LIVE THE KIRKLAND! It seems that rumours of the death of Costco's Kirkland ball my have been exaggerated.
Your Golf Travel have teamed up with TaylorMade Golf to offer the brand new TaylorMade TP5 golf balls FREE to golfers who book golf holidays throughout January and February 2017.
Benross Golf, the Surrey based equipment manufacturer, have announced that they have secured an exclusive distribution agreement with Bridgestone Golf for the UK and Ireland.
Hollywood Walk of Famer, Mark Wahlberg tweeted this picture of himself celebrating his hole-in-one ball on Friday, with a ball that was given to him by Rory McIlroy no less.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has just had a right result. And not on the footabll pitch. See what he's been up to - pun intended.
Vice Golf are a new golf ball brand that offer premium quality golf balls at a significant discount from the usual price. Oh, and they're pretty cool too. GolfPunk has a look at what they're all about.
So the world's worst thieves have struck a golf club in Wales. Taking a leaf out of the Home Alone robbers playbook, 1,000 range balls have been stolen from a ball dispenser at Southerndown Golf Club in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
There has been much talk about Eddie Pepperell’s Tin Cup moment at the Turkish Open at the weekend. For those of you who have not ready about it, European Tour joker Eddie had a minor meltdown at the par five 4th hole(his 12th). hitting four or five balls into the water. Pepperell ran out of balls, walked off the course and was disqualified.
Not happy with having the most popular golf ball those clever chaps at Titleist continue to push the boundaries of ball technology. The Titleist Golf Ball Research & Development team were thrown into a room and told they could not come out until they came up with a new golf ball. The result, the Experimental EXP•01 Golf Ball.
Something for the weekend? Ooh, suit you!
Something for the weekend? Ooh suit you!
If you are playing partner or opponent is hitting the ball remarkably straight have a quick nosey at what ball he is playing. If you see the name ‘Polara’ then that will explain why and you can show the seaky devil a red card, as the ball is illegal. Having said that it also sounds fun!
Srixon are celebrating a successful weekend, as three staffers claimed huge worldwide wins with the all-new Z-STAR Series golf ball.