TSG News Blog

Best Winter Golf Events…

December 9th, 2018
Best Winter Golf Events v1
Best Winter Golf Events v1

Finding the Best Winter Golf Events in the world to play can be a difficult exercise. Furthermore, as winter approaches in the Northern Hemisphere, many golfers put their golf bags and clubs away until spring. However, there are many intrepid golfers around the world who find the winter months a challenge and like to participate… Read More


Unique Golf Courses of The World – The Green Zone…

December 9th, 2018
Unique Golf Courses of The World - The Green Zone Golf Club - Torino Golf Club
Unique Golf Courses of The World - The Green Zone Golf Club - Torino Golf Club

Unique Golf Courses of The World – Two countries, One Golf Course… In his latest blog, Scottish Bob investigates the phenomenon that you can pass through two times zones in one round of Golf… The Green Zone Golf Club (also known as The Torino Golf Club) is roamed by beautiful reindeer was built & designed by Ake… Read More


Phoenix Cup 2018 – Europe wins against all odds…

December 8th, 2018
Phoenix Cup 2018 - British Inclusive Golf
Phoenix Cup 2018 - British Inclusive Golf

The Phoenix Cup 2018… USA v Europe Long Marsh Golf Club, Florida, USA  – October 15th—17th Team Europe win Disabled Ryder Cup following a hurricane scare and despite tragically losing one of there team the day before event… The Phoenix Cup 2108 is a “RYDER CUP” style competition played between disabled golfers from the USA… Read More


Short plays long game to win TSG MatchPlay at Pine Ridge Golf Club…

November 12th, 2018
TSG Matchplay Champion 2018 - Dave Short
TSG Matchplay Champion 2018 - Dave Short

TheSocialGolfer.com, the online golf club and social golf network website, held its sixth TSG MatchPlay Championship Final (Sponsored by Crown Golf) at their flagship course Pine Ridge Golf Club in Surrey, on Sunday 28th October 2018… The TSG MatchPlay Championship ran similarly to an FA Cup style knockout with participants arranging each round of matches… Read More


Crown Golf News – Greenkeepers Off to TPC Sawgrass…

November 9th, 2018
Crown Golf News - TPC Sawgrass.png v2
Crown Golf News - TPC Sawgrass.png v2

Every now and again we hear about a fantastic ‘good news’ golfing story and this time its the turn of the UK’s best Greenkeepers and it’s also TSG partner Crown Golf News… TPC Sawgrass GC is in the southeastern United States located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. It is the HQ for the PGA America and annually hosts The Players Championships. Each… Read More


World of Golf London sees Ryder Cup bounce…

October 12th, 2018
World of Golf London 2
World of Golf London 2

Following the success of the Ryder Cup in Paris last month, the world of golf (literally) is reporting a mini-boom in participation! World of Golf London, one of the busiest driving ranges in Europe with an average of 13 million balls hit each year, is enjoying a record period and has seen its business boosted… Read More


The Ryder Cup 2018 arrives in Paris – 25th- 30th Sept…

September 6th, 2018
Le Golf National - Ryder Cup 2018 Course Review
Le Golf National - Ryder Cup 2018 Course Review

So, with less than a month to go to the biggest spectacle in the golfing calendar commences and we now know who is playing in this year’s Ryder Cup 2018 Teams (well all but one wildcard pick from USA team). Here we take a look at the history of the competition and some other interesting… Read More


Paul Houghton – Disabled Golfer & TSGer sues Brentwood Council…

September 4th, 2018
Paul Houghton sues Brentwood Council - Hartswood Golf club
Paul Houghton sues Brentwood Council - Hartswood Golf club

TSGer Paul Houghton and his case against Brentwood Borough Council for discrimination on account of him not being allowed to use his buggy at Hartswood Golf Club have now been taken on by top lawyer Chris Fry… The BBC interviewed Paul on 3rd September 2018 and all the major news organisations have picked up on… Read More


The Social Golfer OPEN 2018 – The Winners…

August 14th, 2018
The Social Golfer OPEN 2018 Championship
The Social Golfer OPEN 2018 Championship

Once again, The Social Golfer online golf club and golf community gathered from all over the UK and with some players flying in from Africa for the 8th The Social Golfer OPEN 2018 (sponsored by Golf News and Golf Escapes). First held in 2010, this year’s event was held at North Downs Golf Club in… Read More


Matt Stables returns to South Essex Golf Club…

August 14th, 2018
Matt Stables - South Essex Golf Club
Matt Stables - South Essex Golf Club

One of Essex golf’s most popular figures, Matt Stables, has returned to South Essex Golf Club as Golf Development Professional with a positive message to all golfers – and a promise to improve their game. Friend and member of The Social Golfer, Matt is an Advanced PGA Professional and has returned this summer after six… Read More