A great statistic in golf to measure is the green in regulation. This means that a golfer has put his ball on the green with a shot for birdie. While this is great, for most golfers this does not happen very often. They are more likely to put the ball somewhere around the green inside of the 100 yard range. This is where the chipping will come into play.
There are three main factors into getting a putter: weight distribution, feel, and aesthetics. Putters are made with different weight distributions so you must find the one that works well with your stroke.
This weekend is one of the biggest dates in golf – the US Open! Read on to hear what sorts of clubs and gear the favorites to win are going to be using on this incredibly challenging course.
Like sand traps, water hazards are a challenge every golfer has to face when they play the game. The rules about working these difficult shots are pretty straight-forward, but exactly how to construct the shot and get back into the safety of the fairway or the green is a bigger pickle. That’s why we’ve got these basic tips for beginning golfers — next time you’re in the drink, maybe you’ll be able to get yourself out without taking four strokes to do it.
It was a full roster at the 2015 Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic, with pros from across the globe making an appearance. All eyes were on Lydia Ko, defending champion, and her collection of Callaway clubs. Not quite 18, Ko celebrated her birthday in the middle of the event, with cake and birdies a plenty.
For the players who took readily to the new format, there was a lot on the line. With a pot of $9.25 million on the line, $1.5 million of it going to the winner, it paid to be prepared. Semi-finals play consisted of Rory McIlroy, Jim Furyk, Gary Woodland, and Danny Willett — nearly all of these men were armed with Callaway gear.
You might think it’s impossible to get a golfing Dad more than a gift card for his favorite golf gear when you’ve got a limited budget, but that’s simply not the case. There are lots of useful golfing tools, accessories and apparel that he’ll use for years in your price range. So, here we go — your golfing gift guide for under $25.
Gadgets are a great choice for Father’s Day — especially when you can pick them up with a discount at 3balls.com. Come on by and see what we’ve got to offer in laser rangefinders, GPS rangefinders and swing analyzers before the big day arrives.
Of all the people on your shopping list, Dad may be the most difficult to buy for — so we’ve put together this great gift guide to help save Father’s Day for everybody. Instead of settling for a gift card…
Vokey wedges are beautiful things, created by folks who know their way around a hazard. When you match the unmistakable technological superiority of the SM5s with the classic performance of a set of Titleist irons, your game’s bound to change dramatically.