Guide to Golf Rules

Guide to Golf Rules Golf is an old game; records show that it originated in Netherlands in the year 1297. The initial equipment was a stick and a leather ball, which scholarly individuals play. Today, varieties to golf clubs are being used to play this game. Players are commonly the upper class individuals, however, developments introduced golfing to the middle class individuals as well. It is therefore useful for golf players to know the rules before embarking on laying their foot on the tee. This article will guide you to some of the important golf rules to follow while playing this game. It may help to mention at this point, that the two large golf organizations that take care of …

Tips In Buying Golf Gear

Tips In Buying Golf Gear Buying golf gear is not as easy as you may think it is. That’s because every golfer will have individual needs, and there are no set products out there that can definitely help everyone. By using this tips for buying golf gear, including following your budget, doing some comparison shopping and looking in stores that specialize in golf gear, you can make the experience of buying golf gear easier. First, you’ll need to consider what your budget for buying golf gear is. While some more expensive products may be better for your game they may not be things that are in your price range. Therefore, you should find the best gear available in which you …

Saving Money On Golf Equipment

Saving Money On Golf Equipment Every year, with the first hint of spring, thousands of golfers dig out their golf equipment and head off to do battle with the course, their opponents, their innermost demons and, invariably, their golf equipment. Golf is a game where even the lucky few in the professional ranks search endlessly for extra yardage, the perfect bunker shot, and the inch perfect putt, so for those of us at club level any technological advantage is well worth having. Key to realizing many of these goals is having the latest golf equipment, and whether you need to improve your swing, or you are just looking to improve your reputation in the latest golfing trends, saving money on …

Golfers Summer Vacation Destinations

Golfers Summer Vacation Destinations Each year, a large number of individuals take a summer trip. These trips may involve a summer vacation with the family, a romantic trip with your partner, or a trip with friends. No matter who you vacation with, selecting a summer vacation destination can be difficult. It is sometimes hard to find a destination that offers activities that everyone will enjoy. If you are an avid golfer, you may want to consider vacationing at a golf resort. Golf resorts are found all around the world. If you are looking for a golf resort in the United States, you have a large number of destinations to choose from. In many states, golf resorts are only open for …

Top Rated Gulf Resorts in Mexico

Top Rated Gulf Resorts in Mexico Mexico is most often well-known for its amazing beaches. Each year, millions of tourists flock to Mexico in hopes of vacationing on some the “hottest,” beaches in the world. While most tourists are vacationing at overcrowded beaches, you could be enjoying your vacation at a Mexico golf resort. As with all other popular vacation destinations, Mexico has a large number of golf resorts to choose from. In fact, there are so many golf resorts to choose from that you may be wondering exactly how you will be able to narrow down your search. Your first step should be to examine some of the most well-known golf resorts in the area. Below is an overview …

Guides To Golf Lesson Hunting

Guides To Golf Lesson Hunting Golf. Before, it has been acclaimed as a game for those who can afford to buy the equipment needed. But as time goes by, golf has gradually gained mass recognition, as it becomes an affordable sport. However, golf lessons remain to be very expensive. That’s why it is important to take into considerations the different factors that need to be mulled over before obtaining golf lessons. Therefore, for those who would like to know how to shop for golf lessons in the market, here is a list of some tips that can be used: 1. Budget Before a Tiger Wood wannabe enrolls into some golf lessons, he or she must first learn how to stick …

8 Types Of Golf Course Jobs For Career-bound Individuals

8 Types Of Golf Course Jobs For Career-bound Individuals Many golf enthusiasts decide not to pursue a career in the field because they are afraid there are not enough jobs available. However, the golf industry is quite large, and with such a variety of possible positions that no one who has chosen golf as a career need fear unemployment or underemployment. The possible positions listed below represent golf course jobs, only a small slice of what is available in the golf industry. Golf course training and instruction: Golf is an incredibly popular sport, which means that there is always a wealth of aspiring golfers seeking instruction. Many golf courses keep several instructors on staff. Providing training right there on the …

Buying Used Golf Clubs On eBay

Buying Used Golf Clubs On eBay When I was getting into Golf I tried buying a game. I spent alot of money trying out this golf club or that ball or various putters. Obviously you can’t buy yourself a golf game but you can find a better way to find good used golf equipment. I began buying used golf clubs on eBay because it seemed like a good way to find a great price on a used golf club. If I didn’t like the club I could simply sell the golf club on eBay and try another. I tried Callaway Big Bertha golf clubs, Taylor Made golf clubs and Ping Irons. Over time I found my perfect mix of clubs …

Golf Training Aids – Real Value

Golf Training Aids – Real Value What else can I say about the golf swing, that has not been said before?, the golf swing is what makes golfer who they are, looking for the perfect swings, the natural golf swing and constantly building your swing is what defines golfers. There are many approaches and methods for the golf swing and many different golf swing training aid, but the one thing they all have in common is that they all need practice, and if you ever played golf in your life, you know that this practice may take a little longer than the 3 hours you spend on the golf course every Saturday morning. Golf is a game that requires perfection …

Golf Fitness Helps Generate More Speed in Your Swing!

Golf Fitness Helps Generate More Speed in Your Swing! The golfing industry speaks about clubhead speed constantly. We see advertised in the golf magazines all the time. We hear about it on the Golf Channel endlessly Clubhead speed is more a result of what you do with the golf club than an entity of its own. A driver is not going to generate clubhead speed on its’ own! Someone has to swing it! Clubhead speed is contingent upon swing speed. Swing speed is directly related to the person swinging the golf club. So the question to really ask is: How Do I Develop Huge Gains in My Swing Speed? Another term directly related to swing speed and clubhead speed is …

The History Of Golf In America Part One

The History Of Golf In America Part One It all started long ago in 1743 which was one year before the formation of the Company of Gentleman Golfers; there is an actual shipping record of 96 golf clubs and 432 golf balls delivered from Leith Scotland to a Mr. D. Deas in Charleston, South Carolina. This shipping order size obviously suggests that the shipment was destined for a group of golfers. Then again Mr. David Deas may have been an eccentric. It is also believed that another golf club or society was organized in Savanna Georgia around the same time period. It took until 1888 for the first permanent golf club to form. The location was in Yonkers New York. …

History of Golf in Scotland

History of Golf in Scotland While many countries have a valid claim to an early game that resembles the game of golf, the origins of golf are without a doubt routed in Scotland’s past. The fact is, golf probably derived from other countries and stick and ball type games. However, while these are stick and ball games, they are missing that vital ingredient that is unique to golf. The hole. It was the Scots who introduced the golf hole into the game we now call golf. Over the centuries, golf has evolved into the game it is today. The first recognizable form being played in Scotland in the early 1400’s. Andrews, Scotland is the birthplace of the game golf. Originating …

Golf Channel

Golf Channel With the ever-rising popularity of the game of golf, mainstream television decided they needed to cash in on the golf craze and founded The Golf Channel. The history of this cable phenomenon is really a storied one. In 1990, cable and cellular entrepreneur Joseph Gibbs of Birmingham, Alabama, offered to host a professional golfer for the 1990 PGA Championship. Mr. Gibbs was ecstatic to learn he would be hosting Arnold and Winnie Palmer during the week of the tournament. A friendship was instantly born and as the friendship blossomed so did the discussion of a 24-hour cable network devoted entirely to golf. After conducting a Gallup survey to determine public interest, Joe Gibbs was pleased to realize that …

Taking Some Good Advice From A Golf Pro

Taking Some Good Advice From A Golf Pro Even an avid golfer will have questions that need answers and they will turn to the golf pro at their favorite golf course to get answers. Some of the questions might concern the sale of equipment at the golf shop and others might entail more serious matters like how they can get scheduled for an earlier tee time. They know that the golf pro is the person that they should turn to concerning any matter about the game of golf. Some golfers simply want to improve their putting skills. The golf pro might give them good advice on how to improve their stance because the way the body is positioned has a …

Golf Trip

Golf Trip There can’t be anything better for the avid golfer than to take a golf trip someplace other than your home course. A golf trip is a great way to get out of the norm, see the country, bond with friends, and play golf courses that are more amazing than you ever thought possible. Of course, if you live within driving distance of some of the better courses, you may not think a golf trip isn’t necessary, but you couldn’t be more wrong. When you are planning a golf trip, it’s always best to take along a few friends for the ultimate fun golfing vacation. Your wife (or husband) might not be happy about it, but we guarantee, you’ll …

Golf In Ireland Is Great

Golf In Ireland Is Great Golf in Ireland is a joy for sure and also one of the best ways to enjoy your golf vacation. There are no business meetings, no phone calls to bother, just you and your fantastic new golf clubs. The best experience, you can give to your life is golfing. If you love playing golf, golf in Ireland will provide you with great golfing experiences. Finding a good golf course does not seem to be hard at all in Ireland. There are lots of golf clubs to choose from. You can find golf courses with sunny beaches or with more moderate climate. Here are some of the famous Irish golf courses: The Royal Dublin Golf Club: …