Australia’s best online golf stores: The 2017 list

Looking for a new golf club, some new golf clothes or just wanting to check out some golf gear online? Here are the best online golf stores operating in Australia.

We haven’t updated our list of the best online golf stores in a while so we thought it was best to take another look at the best, authentic places to buy golf gear online in Australia.

Read more

Awkward golf video: Thomas Pieters hits his girlfriend with an errant tee shot

Belgian PGA Tour player Thomas Pieters did his best to smooth over an awkward situation last week at the Genesis Open when one of his tee shots hit a spectator, who turned out to be his girlfriend.

It’s made even more awkward by the response of the person who uploaded it to Instagram to which Pieters replies “It’s not awesome”.

Read more

Rules of Golf overhaul; changes revealed in March

Get ready for the biggest makeover to the Rules of Golf we have seen for many decades.

The Rules of Golf are set for a major overhaul with the R&A and USGA to reveal the proposed rule changes in early March.

Golf’s governing bodies have been working to modernise and simplify the rules of golf for the past five years and according to Ryan Herringon at Golf Digest, USGA executive director Mike Davis has said no rule is off limits to any changes:

What’s expected to be revealed is nothing short of the biggest restructuring of the Rules in decades.

Read more

Woman makes hole-in-one during her first-ever golf lesson: video

Some golfers go their whole lives without ever making a hole-in-one, this woman got one during her first golf lesson.

English teaching golf professional Emma Brown posted this amazing video of a woman making a hole-in-one during her first-ever golf lesson.

The reaction is priceless and seems very genuine for those thinking it might all be a stunt.

Read more

Greg Norman stopped on street; talks about Tiger and a few golf-loving celebs: video

Greg Norman on Tiger Woods, wake-boarding and a few celebrities he plays golf with occasionally.

A few reports surfaced last week that Greg Norman had made a few comments on the the possibility of Tiger Woods returning to his old form. It turns out it came from this conversation between Norman and someone at TMZ Sports who (it appears) just bumped into The Shark on the street.

Read more

Amazing golf trick shot where club is thrown before the swing: video

Here is a golf trick unlike any other we’ve seen before where the club is thrown before the ball is hit.

This one is hard to describe. It comes from American golf instructor Taylor Laybourne and has some serious skills going on. Laybourne let’s go of the club even before he starts his ‘swing’, then catches it at the top before hitting the golf ball.

Read more

18 tips to get your golf game in shape for summer

Hear that? That’s the sound of summer on its way. Are you ready to hit the fairways?

We like to repost this every year. Because every year many golfers need reminding that your golf game doesn’t just switch one because summer is here. Just like the pros, our poor excuse for a golf game still requires some work if we want to shoot 40 points, or take out the club comp.

Read more