May

  • Adidias’ unveil gripmore shoe double

    Written by Joel Tadman on Friday, 30 May 2014

    adidas Golf has launched two all-new footwear models with proprietary gripmore technology, an innovation in golf footwear cleat design that combines the performance benefits of spiked and spikeless footwear into one revolutionary technology.  Unlike traditional spiked golf shoes that require receptacles to house cleats on the sole, gripmore cleats are directly injected onto lightweight mesh matting inclusive of hundreds of microspikes...

  • Lee Westwood opens new-look Gainsborough Pro shop

    Written by Joel Tadman on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

    Lee Westwood took time out of his busy Tour schedule to officially re-open the golf shop at Gainsborough Golf Club.  The Worksop-born PING Staff Player visited the PING-owned Lincolnshire club before the BMW PGA Championship and at the end of a fine run in which he had finished in seventh place at The Masters, won the Maybank Malaysian Open and then...

  • Honma's new S-03 range showcases shaft technology

    Written by Joel Tadman on Wednesday, 28 May 2014

    Japanese club-maker Honma has introduced its new S-03 woods and IS-03 irons suitable for a wide range of golfers, from beginners to better players, with a strong focus on correct shaft selection according to swing speed and ability. The secret is in Honma’s own shafts, and the S-03 woods and IS-03 irons are powered by Honma’s top-of-the-range ARMRQ8 eight-axis carbon graphite...

  • Odyssey Month of May putting alignment tips

    Saturday, 24 May 2014

    If you need help with your putting, you're in the right place. During the whole of May, we've teamed up with our friends at Odyssey for Odyssey Month, dedicated to bringing you tonnes of putting advice. Watch this video for this easy putting alignment drill, explaining how drawing a cross on your ball is a simple and easy way to control...

  • Odyssey Month of May Hole more putts

    Thursday, 22 May 2014

    To celebrate Odyssey Month of May, we've teamed up with our Odyssey friends to bring you a collection of putting tips to help improve your game. Watch this video for advice on how to hole more putts - something we all could use some help with!  For more Odyssey Month advice, join in on Facebook and Twitter. You can also check...

  • Adams Golf unveils Second Shot centre at Wentworth

    Thursday, 22 May 2014

    Adams Golf has launched its first global Second Shot Fitting Centre at Wentworth Club, Surrey. The centre will enable Adams to continue to ‘Own the Second Shot™’ by providing a unique custom-fitting experience for golfers of all abilities, purely for fairway woods and hybrids. Simon Homer, Head of Adams Golf Europe, said: “We are delighted to be opening our first Second...

  • Odyssey Month of May Long distance putting tips

    Wednesday, 21 May 2014

    This month is Odyssey Month, with loads of putting tips from our friends at Odyssey, helping to improve your game. Watch this video for our long-distance putting tips, helping you to keep control of the butt end.  For more essential putting tips for Odyssey Month click here. You can also join in the discussion on Facebook and Twitter. ...

  • World’s first Nike Performance Fitting Centre to open in Scotland

    Wednesday, 21 May 2014

    Nike Golf, in conjunction with Archerfield Links, will open the new Nike Performance Fitting Centre at Archerfield on July 7, 2014, just ahead of the Scottish Open. A world first for Nike Golf, the facility will allow golfers to experience the very best in golf club fitting, as well as offering them access to Archerfield’s elite coaching panel, including former Ryder...

  • VIDEO: Odyssey Metal X milled putter

    Friday, 16 May 2014

    To celebrate Odyssey Month, check out our video of Equipment Editor Joel Tadman hitting the Odyssey Metal X milled putter - even though he misses the first two shots. For more information about the putter and our magazine review, click here.  Follow Odyssey and Today's Golfer on Twitter for more advice and info about Odyssey Month, and follow Odyssey on Facebook. If...

  • PING reveals Sensor Cool polo shirts

    Written by Joel Tadman on Friday, 16 May 2014

    PING has introduced a family of polo-shirt designs incorporating new Sensor Cool technology.  Engineered to be worn next to the skin, PING’s Sensor Cool technology holds moisture movement which draws excess perspiration from the skin. This will keep the golfer dry for the duration of a round and beyond for exceptional comfort levels in all conditions. Each Sensor Cool garment is...

  • Donate your old bags to Crown Golf’s amnesty

    Thursday, 15 May 2014

    Crown Golf has announced an Amnesty – starting on June 12, 2014 – for the millions of unwanted golf bags and clubs lying neglected in golfers’ garages across the country. With its ‘Free Bag’ campaign for the Freedom Play flexible membership rolling out across England – in which a character named Bag is shown as being neglected in a garage –...

  • Bridgestone tees up summer golf competition series

    Thursday, 15 May 2014

    Bridgestone UK is staging a series of golf days at English courses this summer, to give club members the chance to win Bridgestone Golf prizes and compete in a national tournament final later in the year. Six sponsored events are set to take place during May, June and July with around 1,200 players competing at selected golf clubs across the country.

  • Reader Review video: PowaKaddy FW trolleys

    Written by Joel Tadman on Thursday, 15 May 2014

    PowaKaddy made big waves in the trolley market last year and they’ve made an even bigger splash with the new trio of Freeway models. They benefit from, among many other things, a new Plug ‘N’ Play battery system, which does away with fiddly wire connectors. We visited a TG fourball based at the beautiful Essendon Country Club, Herts (www.essendoncc.co.uk) to test them...

  • adidas Golf launches climachill apparel collection

    Thursday, 15 May 2014

    adidas Golf has launched a new climachill apparel collection, featuring new and exclusive fabric technologies designed to keep golfers cool when temperatures rise on the course. Designed to raise performance levels by helping regulate body temperatures, adidas Golf engineers have revolutionized golf apparel technology with proprietary climachill fabric, engineering the most breathable material the company has ever incorporated into its apparel...

  • Odyssey Month of May putting tips Patrick Reed on clutch putts

    Thursday, 15 May 2014

    If you need help with your putting, Odyssey Month can help you. In this video, Patrick Reed explains how to make a clutch putt, talking to Odyssey Marketing Director Greg Sabella. Listen to his advice about honing your routine, and take it to the practice green for your own game. For more information about the Odyssey Month of May click here. Follow...

  • Odyssey Month of May putting tips Harris English on putting

    Wednesday, 14 May 2014

    Throughout May, we are teaming up with Odyssey to bring you tips and advice to take to the course or your practice session. In this video, Odyssey Marketing Director Greg Sabella meets with Harris English to show you how not to 3 jack. For more information about the Odyssey Month of May click here. Follow Odyssey and TG on Twitter, and on...

  • Odyssey Month of May putting tips - connect the chest and shoulder

    Tuesday, 6 May 2014

    Throughout Odyssey's Month of May, we'll be giving you some great putting tips and advice. Watch this video with TG Elite Teaching Pro Chris Ryan as he explains a great drill for putting 6 feet and in. Learn how hole putts by connecting your chest and shoulder with your right hand. For more information about Odyssey Month of May click here.  Watch...

  • SLDR range expands into irons

    Written by Joel Tadman on Tuesday, 6 May 2014

    TaylorMade has expanded its SLDR range into the iron category with the introduction of the SLDR iron – engineered for golfers seeking a classic-looking clubhead combined with the distance-enhancing benefits of TaylorMade’s Speed Pocket technology. First featured in the legendary RocketBallz fairway woods and Rescue Clubs, and later adapted for the RocketBladez and SpeedBlade irons, the SLDR iron’s Speed Pocket, with...

  • TaylorMade add to SLDR wood line-up

    Written by Joel Tadman on Tuesday, 6 May 2014

    TaylorMade’s SLDR became the No.1 driver on tour soon after it was launched in August last year. Its low-spinning clubhead required almost every Tour player to “loft up” while the £349 price tag matched its position as TaylorMade’s range-topping club. Now, the company has unveiled its “everyman” range of SLDR S woods.  The two main performance benefits carry over from the...

  • Odyssey Month of May putting tips Luke Donald on putting

    Monday, 5 May 2014

    If you need help with your putting, you're in the right place - watch this video of Luke Donald talking about his putting technique.  He's often touted as the world's best putter, so how could his approach help your game? Watch and learn why an increase in speed is so important to get the ball rolling. Throughout this month, we'll be supporting...

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