The TSG Newsblog

TSG joins new golf advertising network…

November 30th, 2016
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As the growth of online readership among magazines and websites continues to grow unabated, step-forward newly launched golf advertising network called AD Driver Limited. AD Driver will be offering the golf industry exclusive access to over 200k golfers from July 2016 … Backed by seven well-established golf publishers including Fyne Associates (Publishers of Golf South Magazine,… Read More


Joining a Golf Club – Confessions of a Golf Addict Pt 4….

November 15th, 2016
Joining a golf club

Let me introduce myself, my name is Paul and I’m a golf addict! So at this stage, I have been playing golf for roughly for three years, my ‘Society handicap’ was 25 (before I knew about The Social Golfer) and I still wanted to improve. Fuelled with the comments made to me by other society golfers (that I have to play… Read More


Golfing in Sicily …

November 7th, 2016
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First thing that gets mentioned when people think of Sicily is the Mafia, quickly followed by the movie The Godfather, aka Al Pacino and Marlon Brando… however, when it comes to golfing in Sicily, all the talk is about the Verdura Resort! And for those that have visited this ancient Mediterranean island, the discussion refers to beautiful… Read More


Winter Rates at The Shire….

October 27th, 2016
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The Shire, the only course in the UK designed by Seve Ballesteros is rated London’s #1 overall golf experience by online golfers, has announced its latest Legends Winter Golf prices for the off-season in 2016… The Shire – Winter Rates… From November 1st 2016 it’s just £37.50 per golfer for the Legends Winter Four-ball at The Shire London,… Read More


A Golfers Dream Car…

October 27th, 2016
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It’s true to say that all golfers love their cars! However, if you could turn up at your local club in anything what would the Golfers Dream Car be? Yes, it’s important you have enough room for your clubs but there’s much more than this…. Golfers Dream Cars… Have you ever fancied yourself in an… Read More


The History of the Golf Ball…

October 10th, 2016
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Which came first – the golf club or the golf ball? The History of the Golf Ball – Where it began… In the first four hundred years of golf, there were only four types of golf ball – the Hairy, the Feathery, the Gutty and the Haskell. The ‘feathery’ or ‘featherie’, which dominated golf for… Read More


Italian Golf leads the way as Play & Stay destination…

September 20th, 2016
Italian golf - Marco Simone Golf & Country Club Buca

NEW EUROPEAN GOLF RANKINGS REINFORCE ITALY AS LEADING PLAY-AND-STAY DESTINATION  The reputation of Italian Golf courses as some of Europe’s key golf tourism destinations has risen to new heights after 10 of its leading golf venues were included in an eagerly-awaited new list of the continent’s premier places to play and stay. Of the 49… Read More


Stoke Park renovations…

September 13th, 2016
Stoke Park renovations

BACK-NINE BOOST FOR STOKE PARK’S HISTORIC COURSE! Stoke Park renovations… Following a widely acclaimed renovation of its first nine holes last winter, Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel, in Buckinghamshire, is to follow suit on holes 10 to 18 from November. In keeping with the work undertaken on the Colt course last winter, the… Read More


London Golf Show – Beef Johnston…

September 12th, 2016
Beef Johnston & TheSocialGolfer.com

As always, we like to bring you the best from the London Golf Show each year and this time we were especially flattered that TSG were asked to the Press Junket by the organisers. London Golf Show – Beef Johnston… And were given the chance to meet and interview the main man right now Beef Johnston –… Read More


Sharing a Golf Buggy – Confessions of a Golf Addict Pt 3

August 15th, 2016
Sharing a Golf Buggy

Let me introduce myself, my name is Paul and I’m a golf addict! Playing golf socially with friends can be a pleasing experience, add a bit of competition and it makes the experience even more enthralling. Sharing a Golf Buggy with unknown opposition is an entirely different matter! Sharing a Golf Buggy– It all started… Read More