The History of Golf

Golf’s interesting origin actually began five centuries ago. It is a historical fact that due to the interference of golf with much more serious combat drills, James II of Scotland banned golf in an act of Parliament on March 6 in the year 1457. There is general agreement among historians and golf fans alike that

Best Present for Golfers

Golfers rarely ever need an actual excuse to get a present, and besides there are so many great times that are all throughout the year that being armed with the best information on the top gifts for golfers is an essential need. You have to shop for birthdays, anniversaries, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Father’s Day, Mother’s


When I get a golf club in my hand, I get that feeling of wanting to knock the cover off the ball. It feels good to put all of my strength into hitting the ball. Just hitting the ball as hard as I can does not mean that I play good golf though. If you

Golf ! More than a Walk Through The Pasture

Mark Twain once wrote playing golf was a good way to spoil a walk through the pasture. The inimitable Mr. Twain, from this statement, could be believed not to be a golfer. After all, there is more to golfing than just walking through a pasture. First and foremost, golf is a way to either work

Some Thoughts on Golf !

Some people link golf to sports like bowling or billiards. Not particularly something you want to watch unless you understand the game fully and know the participants well enough to be cheering one or more toward the grand first prize. Serious golf fans are loyal and just as radical (in a subdued manner) as any


Yes folks the first major of the golfing season starts this week on Thursday morning bright and early from Augusta,Ga. While the beautiful Azalea’s line the many greens and holes bringing beauty to the course, each golfer will begin his quest to become a Major golf winner. Many for the first time, and the chosen

Golf Club Memberships/ Is It For You ?

Most golf club offer memberships to players making them part of the club. Having a membership in a golf club can be very advantageous both monetarily as well as socially! A golf membership will give you access to certain things non-members won’t have. Your greens fees may be reduced or, more often, included in the

Kids and Golf – Good Sport or a Mistake?

Golf has seen an incredible rise in popularity over the past few decades, and that popularity continues to grow. From the days when golf was consider the pastime of a select few old folks who walked the greens in their checked pants, the sport today has a tremendous following. This can largely be attributed to

Choosing Golf Equipment

Buying golf equipment can be like dumping money into a money pit, but armed with some knowledge you can save time and money in selecting the right clubs for yourself. As with most things in life, you can spend a lot or you can spend a little several times before you get what you really

Explanation of Popular Golf Terms

There are numerous golf terms that are used in almost every game that is played, yet often it is virtually impossible for someone who is new to golf or just does not understand golf to understand the terminology. Some of the most popular terms are listed below to ensure that you know exactly what is