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National Hobby Month

Did you know January was national hobby month? Having a hobby (like golf) is great, but sometimes you need to put in that extra bit of work to make sure you don’t lose the enjoyment.   So…. we’ve giving you each a golf challenge to make sure you keep loving the sport. Pick whichever one you fancy from the list below: 1. Introduce someone to golf – be it friend, family
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Three golfers doing body exercise with golf club

Health Awareness Week

This week UGA have been celebrating ‘Health Awareness Week’. As you’ll know from our fitness session with Michael Brantl during the Online Golf Summit, exercise can make a huge difference to your game. And there’s a whole host of exercises that can help improve areas of your game. Here’s the top 4 we’ve been including in our workouts this week:   Walking It may sound simple, but including  walking into your
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How to solve your slice in the middle of a round

How to Solve Your Slice in the Middle of a Round

As you already know, golf is a funny game. One minute you can be having a great round, hitting amazing shots. Then the next a slice will appear out of nowhere. You dismiss it as a fluke and move on to the next hole – but it happens again! What happened? The fact is, our golf-swings are ever-changing, and swing problems can develop seemingly out of thin air.   The
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What to look forward to this year…

With the Qatar Masters kicking off this weekend we’re looking forward to seeing what 2015 has in store. To get you excited and keep you in the loop here’s some of our favourite tournaments coming up this year… Golf Tournaments in 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am – February 9 – 15 The Honda Classic – February 23 – March 1 World Golf Championships – Cadillac Championship – March 2 –
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St. Andrews, Scotland

TEST: How many do you know?

*** SCROLL DOWN FOR ANSWERS*** We’ve been sorting through some of our old photos and decided to put together a fun quiz to test your golf knowledge. Can you guess where in the world these golf courses are? WARNING: Some are a lot harder than others. Have a go and let us know how you did.   a. b. c. d.  e. f. g. h.     ***WARNING ANSWERS BELOW***
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Aerial view of golf course

The Thought That’ll Get You to the Fairway

While hitting the fairway will almost always be your goal off the tee, it’s more important on some holes than others…. If you’re staring down a fairway with only light rough on either side, you may feel comfortable letting it rip for a maximum distance (even if you miss by a couple of yards). BUT if you see a big pond on one side and out of bounds markers on
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Happy New Golf year

Most Memorable Moments of 2014

With the year almost over, we thought we’d look back at some of the most memorable moments from 2014…   1. Victor Dubuisson kicked off the season with this incredible shot from the desert at the WGC – Accenture Match Play Championship.   2. Tiger Woods underwent surgery on his back for a pinched nerve that had been aggravating him for months (unfortunately this seems to have affected his game for
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Putting green on a golf course in Palm Springs California

Playing Well on your Winter Vacation

Winter has arrived! And I can’t be the only one thinking of a golf vacation somewhere warm and sunny…. Wouldn’t that be great? I don’t mind playing golf in a bit of drizzle, but nothing beats a round on a beautiful course in some tropical location. If you’ve never taken a golf trip to a warm local, I HIGHLY recommend it. If you’re lucky enough to be jetting off for
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Calm Golfer

5 Tips for Staying Zen on the Course

We’re all guilty of allowing our frustrations to take over on the course (myself especially). Whether it’s another golfer, your previous shot, a hazard – in this high pressured game any little thing can tip you over the edge. Getting frustrated and annoyed is a normal human reaction – the key is how you deal with it on the course. Because once you’re feeling that way, chances are you’re not playing at
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