TSG News Blog

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


Thorpeness Golf Club – TSG Review…

August 13th, 2018
Thorpeness Golf Club & Hotel v2
Thorpeness Golf Club & Hotel v2

Thorpeness Golf Club is set on the Suffolk coast, a few miles south of Southwold and is most famous for its unique landmark, the ‘House in the Clouds’. Located just off the A12, it is within easy reach of Ipswich and Lowestoft. We sent TSG course reviewer Ian Mullins to check out the course and… Read More


PGA Championship – 8th-12th Aug 2018…

August 4th, 2018
PGA CHAMPIONSHIP 2018 - Bellerive Country Club
PGA CHAMPIONSHIP 2018 - Bellerive Country Club

The PGA Championship is almost upon us again and this year’s event is more special as it gives all the tour Pro’s that last minute opportunity on which to stake a claim for the final Ryder Cup place! This is PGA Championship, also has the added attraction of Tiger Woods returning to form and it’s… Read More


Golf Destination – Isla Canela Golf Hotel in Spain…

July 19th, 2018
isla-canela-golf-hotel
isla-canela-golf-hotel

To celebrate their sponsorship of the ‘Nearest to the Sim Pin’ at the 2018 TSG OPEN, ourselves and Official TSG Travel Partner Golf Escapes, would like to tell you more about Isla Canela Golf Hotel in Huelva in Spain… Isla Canela Golf Hotel – The Location… The region of Huelva in Spain is full of unspoilt… Read More