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  • The irons that won the US Open..

    By Peter Simmons on 21/06/2017
    Mizuno, the Japanese equipment manufacturer long renowned for its expertise in the manufacture of irons, is celebrating after its JPX900 Tour forged irons were used to win the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills, Wisconsin.   Mizuno, founded in Osaka, Japan, in 1906, has long held an enviable industry- and tour-wide reputation for crafting the very finest forged ‘players’ irons’ […]
  • The return of an icon…with modern power.. Callaway Steelhead XR Fairway Woods

    By Peter Simmons on 20/06/2017
    Callaway, the #1 selling wood brand in golf, today launches the Steelhead XR Fairway Woods, a modern and powerful interpretation of the iconic shape that made the original Steelhead one of the best-selling fairway woods of all-time. Engineered with a modern Hawkeye Sole – re-contoured to increase versatility and smooth turf interaction to promote a clean, square contact from every […]
  • FootJoy Enhances Performance of D.N.A. Family with Launch of D.N.A. Helix

    By Peter Simmons on 20/06/2017
    The #1 Shoe in Golf updates D.N.A. family with structured D.N.A. Helix offering an innovative blend of stability and flexibility in a lightweight athletic model.  FootJoy, the #1 Shoe in Golf, is introducing a new performance shoe, wrapped in innovation. D.N.A. Helix is the latest addition to the D.N.A. family and presents an innovative combination of stability, flexibility and comfort enabling tour-calibre performance. […]
  • Callaway launch the ALLSPORT watch

    By Peter Simmons on 16/06/2017
    Callaway, one of the world’s leading golf equipment manufacturers, has introduced the first multi-sport watch designed specifically for golfers –     the ALLSPORT. With the ever-increasing emphasis on a healthy lifestyle, Callaway has incorporated popular fitness tracking features into a conventional golf GPS watch, including a step counter, calorie tracker and multi-sport training capabilities for a range of sports including running, […]
  • American Golf Launch its celebrity Pressure Putt Challenge

    By Peter Simmons on 15/06/2017
    American Golf is putting golfing celebrities under the spotlight with a new charity initiative. Stars taking part in the Pressure Putt Challenge have just 60 seconds to sink as many consecutive putts as possible, moving back 2ft after each successful putt. If they miss, then it’s back to the beginning…. For every two foot holed of their best score American […]
  • Carnoustie Appoints New Chief Executive

    By Peter Simmons on 15/06/2017
    As part of an ambitious drive to further its reputation as one of the world’s top golf destinations, Carnoustie Golf Links Management Committee has appointed Michael Wells as its first ever Chief Executive. Wells joins the Carnoustie team from The R&A in St Andrews, where he was the Director of Championship Staging at The Open. He won the post over […]
  • The Golf Trust’s remarkable rise continues

    By Peter Simmons on 14/06/2017
    The remarkable rise of The Golf Trust continues, with the news that the charity has achieved official registration with the Charity Commission. The Golf Trust (charity no. 1172134) was established in 2012 at The Shire London Golf Club by Cae Menai-Davis and Frank Harrington to promote inclusivity in golf, and to break down traditional barriers to participation such as socioeconomic […]
  • The Shire London celebrates 10th Anniversary

    By Peter Simmons on 14/06/2017
    The Shire London is celebrating its 10th anniversary this summer with not one but two special events on its Severiano Ballesteros-designed golf course. First up on Friday June 30th is the Trevor Nelson Swing 4 golf day, the fourth year running in which The Shire has hosted the world-renowned DJ’s mid-summer golf party. The event is open to the public, […]
  • Finca Cortesin joins forces with European Tour Properties

    By Peter Simmons on 13/06/2017
    Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa has enhanced its growing reputation as one of the world’s most prestigious golfing venues after becoming a member of the exclusive European Tour Properties network. The deluxe Andalucian resort has joined the esteemed group as a European Tour Destination and is only the second Spanish member of the group, which comprises a select collection […]
  • itleist Special Play Numbers Become Available as Stock & Custom Option

    By Peter Simmons on 13/06/2017
    After a successful introduction as part of the #1 Ball in Golf’s Loyalty Rewarded promotion, Titleist is rolling out its Special Play Number offering as a stock and custom option Titleist, the #1 Ball in Golf, is delighted to extend its newly introduced Special Play Number ball offering to dedicated golfers through Titleist golf ball retailers across the country. Following […]