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Top tips – which electric golf trolley is for me?

July 18th, 2019
Which Electric Golf Trolley - Powerkaddy - The Social Golfer
Which Electric Golf Trolley - Powerkaddy - The Social Golfer

Which Electric Golf Trolley? So, despite saying I would continue to carry my golf bag until I can’t, the recent improvements in design, fold-up size and battery life have forced me to rethink this stance of late. Now in my early fifties, is this the time to make the change? However, with so many different… Read More


Improve Your Golf Swing: The Impact Position…

July 16th, 2019
Improve Your Golf Swing - The Impact Position - Why Impact Is All That Matters in the Golf Swing - Golf Club Guru - The Social Golfer
Improve Your Golf Swing - The Impact Position - Why Impact Is All That Matters in the Golf Swing - Golf Club Guru - The Social Golfer

All golfers want to improve your golf swing but every golfing enthusiast should understand that at the moment when he takes a swing and makes an impact on the ball – that’s when the most important part of the game takes place. Thus, it seems like nothing you do before or after the swing matters… Read More


Golfing in South Africa – The Kingdom of Eswatini (Swaziland)…

July 6th, 2019
Golfing in south Africa - Eswatini Kingdon - The Social Golfer
Golfing in south Africa - Eswatini Kingdon - The Social Golfer

While searching the countries around the world that play golf, TSG regular columnist Scottish Bob took at another look at Golfing in South Africa and came across a country called The Kingdom of Eswatini! As TSGers who read my golf articles know, I am always on the hunt for rare and exclusive places to play… Read More


The Open 2019 – Will American’s continue to dominate…

June 28th, 2019
Brooks Koepka - the Open 2019 - The Social Golfer
Brooks Koepka - the Open 2019 - The Social Golfer

With only a few weeks until The Open 2019, we look at the continued domination of Golf Majors by the Americans and discuss if the trend is set to continue into this year’s tournament… Looking ahead to The Open 2019 – The stats… When Gary Woodland birdied the 18th at Pebble Beach a few weeks… Read More


Pebble Beach Golf Club – US Open 2019…

June 13th, 2019
Pebble Beach Golf Club - The Social Golfer
Pebble Beach Golf Club - The Social Golfer

Today the third of 2019’s Golf’s major begins, with this year seeing the tournament return to Pebble Beach Golf Club for the first time since 2010. Back then Tiger was about to enter the wilderness and it was Graeme McDowell who ended the week victorious! However, let us take a closer look at the club… Read More


Golf Rules in 2019 – Major changes made…

June 9th, 2019
The Social Golfer - The Rules of Golf in 2019 2
The Social Golfer - The Rules of Golf in 2019 2

Did you know there were major changes to the Golf Rules in 2019? After much debate over the last few years, the governing bodies sat down and made some drastic changes to the rules of golf. But which ones were adopted by the R&A and which were made into ‘Local Rules’? In addition, it is… Read More


Golf Participation in the UK in 2019 – Who’s to blame…

May 3rd, 2019
Golf participation in the uk, The Social Golfer
Golf participation in the uk, The Social Golfer

Golf participation in the UK in 2019 – Who’s to blame? As many people have reported over the last few years, golf in the UK has seen a decline both in rounds played and in membership. So, is the game in terminal decline or is there a renaissance around the corner? Here, Ian Mullins (Managing… Read More


Mongolian Golf (you couldn’t make it up!)…

April 17th, 2019
Mongolian Golf v2 - The Social Golfer
Mongolian Golf v2 - The Social Golfer

This story is not only about our great game of golf and golf courses around the world and more specifically, Mongolian Golf! However, it’s also about the two young men, Anthony Millet (English) and Patrick Colquhoun (Scottish) who both wanted to do something different. As such, they set about trying to help others less fortunate… Read More


Golf On A Budget by Golf Escapes…

March 27th, 2019
Golf On A Budget, costa-adeje, the social golfer
Golf On A Budget, costa-adeje, the social golfer

Keeping your next golf trip affordable can sometimes be tough, so we asked TSG travel partners at Golf Escapes to write a piece for those looking for golf on a budget and how you can beat the high prices! Golf On A Budget by Golf Escapes… Of course, everyone wants to play the best courses… Read More


Golf in The City: Golf Singapore…

March 18th, 2019
Golf in the city - Golf Singapore - The Social Golfer v3
Golf in the city - Golf Singapore - The Social Golfer v3

In a new series of articles, this month sees Scottish Bob turns his attention to explore golf in the city with the first focus on the south-east Asian in ‘Golf Singapore!’ Over to Bob… Golf Singapore – The City… So in a change to the usual focus on just one golf club per feature, I am… Read More