TSG News Blog

If I ran The Social Golfer…….

October 11th, 2014
The Social Golfer button
The Social Golfer button

Dear TSGers, Ever asked yourself what you would do if you ran The Social Golfer website? We’ll today are we launching a competition whereby YOU the user can play ‘The Social Golfer Developer’ for the day! Yep, this is YOUR chance to tell us what changes or additions YOU would like to have made to… Read More


TSG MatchPlay Championship…

September 25th, 2014
TSG MatchPlay Championship Final 2014
TSG MatchPlay Championship Final 2014

TheSocialGolfer.com, the online social networking community for golfers, held the TSG MatchPlay Championship Final (Sponsored by The Altonwood Group) at Westerham Golf Club, on Sunday 21st September 2014. The finalists Mark Crane and Matt Taylor (both Kent based golfers) had spent the summer working their way through a field of 64 to secure their place at… Read More


Greenkeeper of the Year …

September 23rd, 2014
GreenKeeper of The Year - Kevin O'Neill
GreenKeeper of The Year - Kevin O'Neill

Each year their is a competition to find the student greenkeeper of the year and this year that accolade has been goes to TSG Partner club Muswell Hill and Deputy Head Greenekeeper at the north London Club – Kevin O’Neill. Greenkeeper of The Year – Press Release … The Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year… Read More


Disabled Golf: England beat the Welsh …

September 16th, 2014
Disabled Golf Association
Disabled Golf Association

Disabled Golf played host at The Wiltshire GC to the second ‘home countries’ international event for disabled and impaired golfers with England defending last year’s win against Wales, playing for The Oldfield Trophy on the 24/25th August 2014. The Oldfield Trophy is a stunning piece of artwork, named after the blacksmith’s who forged the trophy from recycled… Read More


Ladies Golf… A new dawn?

September 11th, 2014
Royal and Ancient Golf Club
Royal and Ancient Golf Club

Ladies Golf is about to take a potentially game-changing vote and allow women to join the Royal And Ancient Golf! As big promoters of women that play, TSG asked Felicity Dunderdale of FOREwomen.co.uk to express her views on the subject … Ladies Golf – Sorry, you can’t come in … I remember playing at Formby Golf Club, near Liverpool… Read More


The Ryder Cup – The history …

September 10th, 2014
The Ryder Cup
The Ryder Cup

Anticipation has never been higher, The Ryder Cup, the most prestigious and distinguished tournament in golf, is now just a few short weeks away … The greens at Gleneagles are being trimmed in preparation and golfing’s elite will be building themselves up to go head to head with their cross-Atlantic counterparts. It’s been over 40… Read More


Night Golf …

August 9th, 2014
Night Golf
Night Golf

Night Golf is a new way of playing golf that is providing a little bit more fun to what is widely perceived as a stuffy old game! There have been many failed attempts in the last few years with the advent of FootGolf, BikeGolf and even talk in the states of making the holes bigger… Read More


Golf Insurance … Do I need it?

August 4th, 2014
Golf Insurance Online
Golf Insurance Online

As many TSGers know, Golf Insurance is one of those things we have all talked about at some time or another but rarely do anything about? We here at TSG HQ have spent the last few months researching the why and wherefores of this industry and after much research, we have finally settled on a… Read More


USA PGA Championship – The favourites…

August 3rd, 2014

The final major of the year and prestigious USA PGA Championship is just days away and golf fans from around the world will be flocking to Kentucky’s Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville to watch their favourite golfing superstars take to the fairways … Many of this year’s golfing professionals have recently battled it out for… Read More


Golfing Injuries – explained…

July 27th, 2014
Golfing Injuries
Golfing Injuries

As an active member of TheSocialGolfer.com, I spend the majority of my weekends playing golf and as qualified Physiotherapist, I spend a lot of time discussing fellow members golfing injuries – and occasionally treating at whichever club we are at! As such,  I thought it might be good to get some information out to everyone,… Read More