Archive | May, 2012

The Eurotunnel Makes France and Belgium Golf Tours Easy

The Eurotunnel Makes France and Belgium Golf Tours Easy

Are you considering a golf vacation in France or Belgium? It seems that most tour packages on the market rely on air travel, which can be quite costly. What about taking the Eurotunnel instead? Here is why this idea makes sense. Bringing your favorite golf clubs on your trip means extra fees for most airlines. [...]

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Cheap Ways to Improve Your Golf Equipment

Cheap Ways to Improve Your Golf Equipment

Upgrading to a new set of golf equipment can be an obsession for some golfers, who always want the latest and greatest thing. However, upgrading is not always easy. Changing your driver, putter and wedge will cost you roughly a thousand dollars. This gets costly for most golfers, especially when new products come out every [...]

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Golf Program for Young People

Golf Program for Young People

The Livingston County Junior Golf Tour is set to run this year. The program is designed to teach competitive playing skills to young golfers aged 8 to 18. The experience prepares them for a higher level of competition. Nathan Oake launched the program in 2006, with this goal in mind. He started it as a [...]

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Scotland is This Year’s Golf Travel Destination

Scotland is This Year’s Golf Travel Destination

The Golf Travel Destination of the Year is… … Scotland. The winner is selected by the prominent 2012 China Travel and Meetings Industry Awards which is run by the travel trade publication Travel Weekly China. The publication aims for the travel professionals in mainland China, Macau and Hong Kong, as well. The award is an [...]

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Wire-to-Wire for Roger Chapman

Wire-to-Wire for Roger Chapman

Roger Chapman bagged the Senior PGA Championship title at Harbor Shores. Though he has never won on the Champions Tour before, Chapman held onto the game despite shooting three bogeys on the last five holes. His labor paid off when he finally succeeded in winning this year’s first senior major. The game ended for Chapman [...]

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What’s in Their Bags?

What’s in Their Bags?

What set of golf equipment does it take to bag the victory in major golf events? Let us find out by looking into what tools the recent winners had in their golf bags. Zach Johnson, in his recent win at the Crowne Plaza Invitational PGA Tour used a Titleist 910D2 driver with a 9.5-degree Mitsubishi [...]

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Alberta’s Jasper Park Lodge Distracts Golfers

Alberta’s Jasper Park Lodge Distracts Golfers

The 14th hole of the Jasper Park Lodge isn’t that long at just 360 yards but golfers find this part of course’s design and layout really distracting. Located in Alberta, Canada, the course has fairway curls around the Beauvert Lake whose waters reflect the massive peaks of the Rocky Mountains. Ranked as the number one [...]

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Things You Shouldn’t Miss When At St Andrews

Things You Shouldn’t Miss When At St Andrews

St Andrews is considered as the home of golf and said to be synonymous to golf. So, when you hear of St. Andrews, golf comes to your mind and vice versa. Aside from the most traditional and historical golfing experience which St Andrews commonly deliver, golf travelers from all over the world must aspire to [...]

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Australian Golfer Finishes with a 16-Under-Par 55

Australian Golfer Finishes with a 16-Under-Par 55

Rhein Gibson, a 26-year-old Australian, shot the lowest score in a single round of golf, scoring a 16-under-par 55. The event, which provisionally set a new world record, happened at the River Oaks Golf Club in Oklahoma. The same score was achieved by Homero Blancas during the 1960 PGA Tour. However, since that time the [...]

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Luke Donald for the Major

Luke Donald for the Major

Luke Donald is more focused nowadays as he aims for his first major title. The Englishman’s enthusiasm was fired up after achieving world number one again. A four-shot victory in the BMW PGA Championship pushed him back into the top rankings. As Donald said, “Winning one major would satisfy some of my critics but the [...]

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