Features

  • On the range: Swing Caddie SC100 Review

    By SGB golf on 18/09/2015
    This month SGB Golf’s Richard Punyer reviews Swing Caddie’s SC100 practice aid. Here’s what he had to say… I’ve used the Swingcaddie SC100 for a while now, and am aware it’s been superseded by it’s more involved sibling, the SC200. However, I felt it worth reviewing this basic launch monitor to give an idea what products like this can give […]
  • SGB Feature: Over Armour

    By SGB golf on 24/08/2015
    A determination to innovate has helped make Under Armour one of the fastest-rising brands in sport. Richard Palmer-Jones, owner of the brand’s UK master agent for golf, explains the brand’s ethos, and how it shines though in their latest outerwear. Not many people realise that one of golf’s fastest growing companies began with an American footballer combing New York looking for […]
  • Feature: Fresh look for Mizuno

    By SGB golf on 27/07/2015
    Mizuno may be better known for their grain-flow than their garments, but their new apparel line for spring/summer 2016 demonstrates a growing commitment to golfing apparel. UK marketing manager Tony Scott takes SGB Golf through the new lines… The Japanese have an aesthetic concept known as Mitate. There isn’t really a British translation, or even equivalent, but it basically means […]
  • Stewart Golf: Made in Britain

    By SGB golf on 24/07/2015
    Alex Fordham paid a visit to Stewart Golf to take a closer look at the manufacturing process of their R1 Push trolley, the only push trolley made entirely by hand in Great Britain There is undoubtedly a British revival taking place in manufacturing. Recent research from the EEF suggests that one in six companies have brought back manufacturing to Britain […]
  • Mastering Click and Collect

    By SGB golf on 04/06/2015
    Cybertill’s CEO Ian Tomlinson advises the Pro on how to operate a bricks and mortar store alongside an ecommerce website. When bricks and mortar and a successful website are integrated offering ‘better’, customer service comes as standard. Customers can buy online and collect in-store, redeem gift cards in-store or online, collect loyalty points on purchases made in the shop or […]
  • Golf’s Month of Sundays

    By SGB golf on 28/04/2015
    The second National Golf Month, staged this May, will see some 800 facilities hosting activities designed to boost golf participation. Project director Doug Poole explains why 2015’s activities will feature a special focus on attracting women to the game Against the news that golf club membership has dropped 20% and 14% in England and Scotland between 2004 and 2013 comes […]
  • Win a pair of weekend tickets for the Volvo World Match Play Championship!

    By SGB golf on 15/10/2014
    SGB Golf has teamed up with Skechers Performance Division to offer two of our readers the chance to win a pair of tickets for the weekend at the Volvo World Match Play Championship this weekend. As part of Skechers’ role as the Official Footwear Sponsors for Volvo, Skechers Performance Division are offering two pairs of ‘General Admission’ tickets for this […]
  • The Kids Are Alright- MKids Golf set for Global Launch

    By SGB golf on 06/10/2014
    The Nordic Golf Show on 1 October 2014 saw the official global launch of MKids Golf-a comprehensive range of high specification, high quality golf clubs for aspiring youngsters High specification clubs including components from Lamkin and Grafalloy Scaled sizing in MKids’ club lengths to allow for children’s growth spurts of an average of four inches per 18 months. Tip dimensions, […]
  • On the Range

    By SGB golf on 19/08/2014
    This month SGB’s Richard Punyer reviews TaylorMade’s new Tour Preferred MC Irons   Verdict:   Taylormade kindly sent us the 4 iron and 7 iron from this set, so armed with both I set off to the practice ground at my home club of Chestfield.   The 4 and 7 irons came with the KBS Tour regular shaft and the […]
  • Surfing UK

    By SGB golf on 28/04/2014
    Somewhere between a powered golf trolley and a skateboard, GolfBoard has already made waves in the States. But what impact will this pioneering product have on the conservative UK market? Sole UK distributor Justin Fraser Jones spoke to Duncan Lennard Some clever person with too much time on his hands once worked out that in a four-and-a-half hour round of […]