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Archive for May, 2008

Golf Cart Tips

Friday, May 30th, 2008

Golf carts are very useful. They save you a lot of energy as you do not have to walk the entire stretch of your game. Here are some tips on how to use golf carts effectively. (more…)

Women In Golf

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

Long time ago people used to believe that golf is a sport that is dominated only by the men folk. But in this age of equality, such a statement is a taboo. Now, women do many things that were considered to be in the domain of men only. Golf is one such thing. There are now golfing products available especially for women. It is best that you find the perfect golf club and other accessories if you want to perfect your game. (more…)

Understanding Golf Balls

Monday, May 26th, 2008

There are two chief kinds of balls – spin and distance. Players choose either depending on their preference. The spin ball is there to provide ‘workability’ over a long distance. They are usually of three-piece construction. (more…)

Jose Maria Olazabal Not Sure Of Captaincy

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

Jose Maria Olazabal insists that he has not been offered to become Ryder Cup captain for Celtic Manor in Wales in two years’ tenure. He admitted that Thomas Bjorn, who is the chairman of Europe’s players’ committee, did speak to hi a couple of weeks ago, but the job was not offered to him. (more…)

Avoid Golf Comfort Zones

Tuesday, May 20th, 2008

Many golf  players get restricted with their so-called comfort zones, which prevents them from scoring their optimum. The comfort zone creates a problem when players play better than they expect themselves to play. However, this happens only to ‘general’ players and not those who are professionals. (more…)

Positioning Your Golf Ball

Saturday, May 17th, 2008

You need to position your ball properly if you want to have the correct impact on your ball. The impact of the ball is determined by the position of the golf ball and the way you strike. If you know the trick here, you can control the flight properly. As you start swinging, your club moves around and then up. Then it goes down and back to finish. (more…)

Fitness In Golf

Wednesday, May 14th, 2008

If you want to improve your performance in golf, then you must improve your fitness. A good performance is not dependent only on your equipment or coach. It is extremely important for you to stick to golf-specific exercise program if you want to perform well and also avoid injuries. After all it is you who is playing the game and not your equipment. So you have to be fit first. (more…)

Get Healthy Golf Shoes

Monday, May 12th, 2008

An average golfer will have to spend around four to five hours on the golf course. So proper shoes that comfort you during your play time is very important. So your golf shoes must not in any way discomfort your feet, ankle and back. If your footwear is comfortable, then you will enjoy the game better and thus score well. Choosing a golf shoe that gives you both comfort and style is becoming increasingly difficult. (more…)

Nick Dougherty Will Play In Milan

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

Nick Dougherty will play the Italian Open in Milan. He was devastated by his mother’s death only a few days ago. Brendan Taylor, the manager of Nick Dougherty’s said in a press release that his mom wanted him to go out of the way to make it to the Ryder Cup team. (more…)

Peter Lawrie Achieves His First European Tour Victory

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

Peter Lawrie was  overwhelmed with joy and relief as he achieved his first European Tour victory. He was left totally speechless with joy. The closest he had come to a win before was losing a play-off for the same event to Kenneth Ferrie of England around five years ago. (more…)