TSG News Blog

Best Golf Courses in Spain…

September 2nd, 2019
Best golf courses in Spain - Real Club Valderrama v1
Best golf courses in Spain - Real Club Valderrama v1

When it comes to knowing the best golf courses in Spain, there’s no better destination to ‘swat up’ on, than the most visited golf region in Europe… Lush, rolling fairways, picturesque courses, an enjoyable climate and great cuisine combine to make the ultimate golf destination – and all of this only a few hours from… Read More


Night Golf Events – What’s it all about?

August 19th, 2019
Night Golf Events, thesocialgolfer.com v2
Night Golf Events, thesocialgolfer.com v2

From the outside, night golf events or tournaments are run similar to a regular daytime golf event. However, once you have produced a couple of them it becomes very clear that there are some clear differences that are like night and day! It is a completely new opportunity for charity fundraisers, event promoters, golf course,… Read More


Golf in Australia…

August 15th, 2019
Golf in Austrailia - Yarrawonga-Mulwala Golf Resort - The Social Golfer v2
Golf in Austrailia - Yarrawonga-Mulwala Golf Resort - The Social Golfer v2

For the last couple of years or so of being a member of The Social Golfer and writing about all the beautiful & interesting golf clubs and golf courses around the world, I thought I would tell you a little more about Golf in Australia… More specifically my own club here in New South Wales!… Read More


Great golf courses of the world…

August 12th, 2019
Great Golf Courses, Portugal, Arizona, Ireland - thesocialgolfer.com v1
Great Golf Courses, Portugal, Arizona, Ireland - thesocialgolfer.com v1

One of the very best aspects of golf is that you can plan a trip around the sport and visit some of the great golf courses of the world… You can pinpoint a course that you want to play on and then travel there and enjoy the beautiful surroundings while topping up your tan and… Read More


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