Archive | September, 2012

Brandt Snedeker Takes the FedEx Cup Championship

Brandt Snedeker Takes the FedEx Cup Championship

This year’s FedEx Cup ended with Brandt Snedeker taking home the $10 million bonus aside from another $1.44 million prize. More than the monetary benefits, any tour championship proves the golfer of his position in the sport. Snedeker won with a three-stroke victory which was really impressive. He has proven his ability to close a [...]

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New Brand of Golf Clubs from Tennessee

New Brand of Golf Clubs from Tennessee

Tennessee has never gotten short of having itself represented in the sport golf. A Chattanooga-based company, Scratch Golf, is now up into club-making business. Sooner or later, we shall see this brand in the list of winning golf clubs. “We’ve been close,” says the company co-founder, Ari Techner. The company manufactures 45 wedges for LPGA [...]

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Counter Weighting Improves Putting

Clubfitting is a term most golfers think as the customization of driver, fairway wood, irons and hybrids. Little do golfers know that clubfitting can also apply to wedges and putters. These components are very important factors affecting the golfer’s score and the reasons why wedges and putters are also customized by professional clubfitters to meet [...]

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Does Golf Technology Helps or Ruins the Game?

Does Golf Technology Helps or Ruins the Game?

Discussions about golf technology do not seem to stop in the past few years particularly as to whether technology enhanced golf equipment really help or ruin golf as a sport. This article is written to take a closer look on the good and bad sides of golf technology. On the good side, technology enhanced golf [...]

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A Guide to Your GPS Devices

A Guide to Your GPS Devices

Golf GPS devices have become a necessity among today’s golf players. These devices help players navigate through the vast course while locating the next hole and golf ball. From the former large and bulky devices, newer model types are available like handhelds, lightweight, multi-functional, integrated and some of which are tiny voice-enabled wearable models. If [...]

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Things to Consider When Planning Your Golf Travel Vacation

Things to Consider When Planning Your Golf Travel Vacation

Golf travel vacation is possible at any time of the year. Yes, it is, if you are willing to travel. Remember that it could be rainy in one part of the world while it is entirely dry to some other parts. Some parts could be winter while other parts are summer. Having golf vacation in [...]

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The Market of Swingers

The Market of Swingers

Golf is becoming one of the most established and strong travel market over the past decade. This is proven by more emerging players coming from all over the world. The potential of business in relation to this sport keeps on growing and growing. Peter Walton, the Chief Executive of the International Association of Golf Tour [...]

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Women’s British Open Called off Due To Strong Winds

Women’s British Open Called off Due To Strong Winds

The second round of the Women’s British Open was temporarily postponed due to strong gusty winds of about 60 mph that hit Royal Liverpool. The scores obtained earlier that day were proclaimed as null and void by the organizers themselves. Suzann Petersen, a golf star from Norway said, “I think it’s only the right thing [...]

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Jeff Klauk is Returning

Jeff Klauk is Returning

Many people believe that if someone is really good at something, despite how long his absence could be, when he comes back, he would still have it. Could this happen to be true for Jeff Klauk? The 34-year-old Klauk is back on the teeing zone for the Web.com Tour after 14 months of absence due [...]

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Chipped Digital Golf Clubs by Nike

Chipped Digital Golf Clubs by Nike

Nike has always wanted to make golfing easier by providing accurate information based on each golfer’s performance. Being the world’s largest manufacturer of sporting goods, the company spent huge amount of resources in the development and patenting the data collecting sensors for golf clubs. Computer chip sensors with display screens are embedded at the back [...]

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