Golf Rules 2019 (and Golf Rules Changes!)

Golf Rules Changes 2019 It has happened! The golf rules have been updated in order to improve the tempo, remove all petty "mistake" rules and made hazards less troublesome. We think that all-in-all these changes are positive for the game of golf but especially for beginners of golf. The preconception of golf is that all the rules are impossible to get a grip on, that there is a huge curve to climb over to start playing. So these changes reducing the barrier of entry of you will and will hopefully attract more players to the beautiful game! Some of the most important changes: Most important changes Golf Rules 2019 put with the flag in the hole fix green spike marks looking for the ball for a maximum of 3 minutes (previous 5) remove loose objects everywhere (in hazards etc) ground the club in hazards without penalty no mandatory order on [...]

Tiger Woods Golf Clubs – How Tiger Won The Masters in 2019

Tiger Woods Golf Clubs - How Tiger won The Master 2019 Tiger Woods has done the impossible. 3 955 days after his latest major title he did it again, at Augusta in 2019. With tears in his eyes, he told reporters that it feels unreal - and he sure did prove the doubters wrong. Before the tournament, a lot of critics claimed that he "should just quit while he is ahead" and that "he can never again compete with the likes of  Justin Thomas, Rory Mcilroy and, Dustin Johnson ever again". He even proclaimed that "I have proved that I have what it takes to win". And he said this before the tournament. After 4 back surgeries and over 11 years, it was time for Tiger to win his 15th major title. Only 2 years ago he claimed it was "bad enough that he couldn't get up out of bed". [...]

New Golf Handicap System 2020 (WHS)

New Golf Handicap System 2020 USGA and R&A announced last year that a new handicap system is ready with a new, joint- and global system. Around the world of golf, there have been different ways as to how you would calculate one's handicap. But, as of 2020, a new handicap system will be implemented and remove the differences – The World Handicap System (WHS). The new system has been developed by review how it works in: The European Golf Association Golf Australia The Council of National Golf Unions in Great Britain and Ireland South African Golf Association The Argentine Golf Association and USGA In 15 countries, 52 000 golfers have been asked what they think of the new World Handicap System and 76 percent was positive, 22 neutral and 2 percent showed negative affection towards it. World Handicap System (WHS) Both competitive and friendly golf rounds will act towards a golfer's [...]

Fix your Golf Slice in 5 Easy Steps!

How to Fix your Golf Slice! If you are you struggling with a slice, you are not alone. Slice, when the ball curves to the right, is far more common than its sibling - the hook. A hook is when the ball curves to the left and often not as much as that of a slice. A slice is also a bit more tricky to get rid of, but keep the faith! How should you then go ahead and cure it? I, myself, have actually struggled with a slice and both from the experience with curing my own and with the experience of helping others the problem nearly always comes down to the grip. More specifically, the position of the grip with your right hand (the one above) and the pressure of the left hand (the one underneath). Usually, your right hand ends up [...]

Fix your Golf Hook in 5 Easy Steps!

How to fix your Golf Hook! Do you feel the sweat drops running down the side of your face and anxiously tee up to ball afraid of what will come next? Take control of your game and enter the tee or that approach shot with confidence! In this article with will dig into how you could get rid of your hook shot and hit those shots in the middle of the fairway! The hook is less common than a slice and is usually a bit more forgiving. When you suffer from a hook spin you usually do not lose too much distance in comparison with a slice but you still lack the control of the direction of the shot. Signs to look for if you are suffering from a hook: The ball starts straight but ends up spinning to the left The ball bounces drastically to the left upon landing [...]

What is an Albatross in Golf?

What is an Albatross in Golf? A Hole-In-One is usually what most golf players dream of achieving. But shouldn't an albatross rank as high, or even higher? In this article, we will delve into how incredible an achievement getting an albatross really is (and what it is). We will also reveal what pieces of evidence we have for when the first Albatross was scored. (And if you scroll down you will find a video of the Top 10 Albatrosses on the European Tour!) Is Golf a Good Walk Spoiled or is achieving an Albatross realistic? The "PAR" system is really unique to the game of golf and usually separates the length of the hole. A par 3, where the goal should be to complete the hole in 3 strokes or less, is shorter than a par 5 where the goal is to complete the [...]