May

  • Which channel provides the best golf coverage?

    Written by TG Features Writer on Thursday, 14 May 2009

    With Sky Sports showing the European Tour, Setanta airing the US PGA Tour and the BBC picking up their share of Majors and British events, there's plenty of competition amongst golf broadcasters. Which channel do you think offers the best golf coverage?(online polls)...

  • Six to Scratch in Six Months Blog

    Written by Ric Coggins on Wednesday, 13 May 2009

    Posted by Ric Coggins, May 13: Mind the Gap It’s been an up and down few weeks since my last post, mostly due to far too many swing thoughts getting in the way. However, the rough patch got me looking into other areas of my game that I could control to help me score better. The first thing I did (and recommend everyone does...

  • may11 fatherandson

    Written by TG staff writer on Tuesday, 12 May 2009

    English pair Martin and Connor Hamilton are set to return to defend their title when the 2009 European Father and Son Championship is held in Spain later this year. The Hamiltons, from The Lambourne GC, Berkshire, beat off stiff competition from pairs from countries including France, Germany, Sweden, Ireland, Finland, Wales and the Czech Republic to be crowned champions when...

  • Keep your swing on plane with a tee peg

    Written by Adrian Fryer on Friday, 8 May 2009

    Hamish, your swing looks better than your handicap may suggest. Although I can only see your swing face on I suspect you may 'push' slice your drives rather than a traditional slice and shank because you slide and lean into the ball too much. Excessive knee and hip slide causes your club to 'drop' and flatten behind you and the only...

  • This week's top Handicap Tracker performers

    Written by TG Features Writer on Thursday, 7 May 2009

    It's been another stellar week for you guys on our free Handicap Tracker service. Four golfers in particular are showing good progress in pursuit of the Most Improved Golfer crown. » David Hall shot an 88 for a 1.2 handicap reduction and followed this up with an 84 the very next day for a further cut of 2.5. He dropped from 23...

  • Raising the dead to improve your golf swing

    Written by TG Features Writer on Thursday, 7 May 2009

    If you've ever wanted to see how your inside's work to produce the perfect golf swing, now's your chance. TG12 teacher Scott Cranfield and rehab and performance expert Jon Bowskill will be running a seminar at the Body World's event at London's O2 Bubble on June 8. This world first event will include a guided tour of the exhibition, demonstrations and video clips and...

  • Short Game Sharpener Golf Tips

    Written by TG Instruction Editor on Tuesday, 5 May 2009

    Your short game is the number one shot saver in golf. Sharpen your skills around the greens and you can't fail to lower your scores. Want to hole more putts, get out of bunkers every time and chip dead? We have the solutions. Every day this week we'll upload new Short Game Sharpener video tips to help you improve those all-important...

  • Play golf with Derby County FC

    Written by TG Features Writer on Friday, 1 May 2009

    Derby County FC have teamed up with the Derbyshire PGA to give you the chance to play with top footballers for over £5,000 of prize money. Derby COunty's Pro'Am Series will comprise of three events - at Burton Golf Club on June 22, Morley Hayes on July 23 and Kedleston Park Golf Club on September 21. Amateur players will partner some of the region's...