Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Home 2016 May

Monthly Archives: May 2016

Rocco Mediate wins first senior major, Spieth back with 8th Tour victory, Hend falters...

ROCCO MEDIATE won his first senior major, Jordan Spieth finally got the Masters monkey of his back, Scott Hend failed to capitalise on his third round lead on the European Tour while Minjee Lee had another encouraging finish behind rising Thai star Ariya Jutanugarn.

Tournament Program released for 2017 NSW Veteran Golfers Association Strokeplay Championship

THE NSW Veteran Golfers Association Strokeplay Championship in western Sydney was a huge success this year and organisers have just released details for the 2017 edition.

2016 World Cup of Golf exclusive hospitality packages released

THE 2016 World Cup of Golf takes place at Kingston Heath Golf Club in November and orangisers have just released some very salubrious looking corporate and private hospitality options for those in the fortunate position of being able to take advantage.

Golf Rules: Common mistakes players make

MOST club golfers learn about the Rules of Golf from their playing partners … which means there are a lot of golfing myths and inaccuracies passed around.

Lime all the rage for new Bag Boy golf push carts

LIME coloured golf gear seems to be all the rage of late and we must say for some reason it does look good on a lot of new stuff – including these push cart offerings from Bag Boy, the Quad XL and TwiSwivel II.

Rory wins the Irish Open, Sergio the Byron Nelson and Bernhard scores a ton:...

RORY McIlroy realised a long held dream of winning his national open, Sergio Garcia won the Byron Nelson for the second time, Bernhard Langer snaffled his sixth senior major and Victoria’s Su Oh was runner up on the LPGA.

Northern Territory joins 2016 Aussie PGA Tour

The Northern Territory will welcome the PGA Tour of Australasia for the first time with a brand new tournament this year.

Muirfield banned from hosting British Open after failing to admit female members

VENERATED Scottish golf club Muirfield has hosted The Open Championship 16 times but has now been taken off the rota after a membership vote failed to overturn the long held no women members rule.

John Daly hoping for seven major appearances in 2016

NEW US Champions Tour recruit John Daly will play his first senior major this week in a year that he hopes to grace seven major championships overall.

5 Top Reasons You Don’t Get Better at Golf

WE always wanted a “Top 5 Reasons You ……blah, blah” story and here it is – from very popular English PGA Professional Mark Crossfield, who runs the AskGolfGuru website.

R&A introduces new golf Pace of Play Manual to speed up slow play

GOLF’S governing body the R&A has acted on one of the sport’s perennial problems – slow play – and the encouraging news is that the cause hasn’t been found to lay solely at the feet of players themselves.

Jason Day on a path to golf’s Hall of Fame

JASON DAY’S already spectacular golfing career has gone up a serious notch with his wire to wire victory at the 2016 Players Championship.