July

  • Subscribe to GW and get 12 Bridgestone golf balls

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014

    Pay only £34.99 by annual direct debit or £45 by credit/debit card to get 13 issues delivered to your door, plus a dozen Bridgestone balls.  Every new Golf World subscriber receives a fantastic gift (sign up this month to receive a dozen Bridgestone Tour B330RX balls) and gets each issue delivered straight to their door before it arrives in the shops. BRIDGESTONE...

  • Download the new Golf World to your iPad

    Thursday, 31 July 2014

    Download the new issue of Golf World on to your iPad or tablet device and have the whole magazine at your fingertips!  As part of an exclusive series we analyse Adam Scott's swing and break down each part of last year’s Masters winner and explain how you can achieve perfection. From the address, backswing and the finish we tell you how you...

  • New Golf World on sale now

    Thursday, 31 July 2014

    The September issue of Golf World includes an exclusive analysis of last year’s Masters winner Adam Scott as we break down each section and help you create the right blend of physique and technique for the perfect swing. We also have the definitive guide to the US PGA Championship, as the last major of the year approaches there’s plenty in our...

  • Paul Lawrie to make Par 3 Championship debut

    Written by Kevin Brown on Tuesday, 29 July 2014

    Open Championship winner and Ryder Cup star Paul Lawrie will make his debut at this year’s Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship. Lawrie will be at Nailcote Hall in Warwickshire for the Pro Am competition which takes place on the middle two days of the Championship, the 6th and 7th August. The Scot famously won the Open Championship in 1999 at Carnoustie.

  • Direct Golf UK teams up with Sports Direct

    Monday, 28 July 2014

    Direct Golf UK is collaborating with Sports Direct to help grow and promote golf in the UK and Europe. Sports Direct will take an equity stake and provide funding to fulfil Direct Golf’s ambition to become Europe’s number one golf retail specialist, with John Andrew, owner and founder of Direct Golf, retaining majority ownership and day-to-day control of the business. Direct Golf...

  • VIDEO: Five5s Golf Challenge duo

    Wednesday, 23 July 2014

    Bedfordshire-based golfing pals Bob Warner and Andy Norris have just about fully recovered from taking part in the ultimate golfing test – the Five5s Golf Challenge. The intrepid duo played  5 rounds of golf each day, for 5 days, on 5 courses, in 5 different countries: that’s a staggering 25 rounds, 125 miles of walking, 1,000 miles of travel and well...

  • Jacklin celebrates 70th birthday in style

    Written by Kevin Brown on Wednesday, 23 July 2014

    Two-time Major winner and the most successful English golfer of his generation, Tony Jacklin CBE, recently celebrated his 70th birthday at a star-studded surprise party at The Belfry, scene of Tony’s first victory as Ryder Cup Captain in 1985. The evening began with a champagne reception before Tony arrived to be greeted by friends, family and guests from his professional past.

  • Bob Torrance: in his own words

    Written by Rob Jerram on Tuesday, 22 July 2014

    Sunday was a big day for dinner in Scotland and my father was out playing golf with his brother-in-law – and he was late. So I was sent up to see what’s going on. I found them on the 17th at Routenburn. His brother-in-law had hit a brand-new Dunlop 65 into the rough and they were looking for it. I...

  • Enter our survey and you could win £500

    Tuesday, 22 July 2014

    Tell us about your favourite hobby! We want to know everything about your golfing habits, from how golf itself has changed in the past few years, to the information you use to improve your game. We use this feedback to keep our golf products relevant to your needs. Simply complete this questionnaire, and you can opt to enter our prize draw...

  • Top coach Bob Torrance dies

    Written by Kevin Brown on Saturday, 19 July 2014

    Bob Torrance, one of the world's leading golf coaches and father of winning Ryder Cup captain Sam, has died following a lengthy illness at the age of 82. Torrance (seen on the right with Padraig Harrington and Bob Rotella) helped Irishman Padraig Harrington win two Open Championships in 2007 and 2008 and the PGA Championship in 2008. He also coached several...

  • Tony Jacklin opens latest Troon course in Morocco

    Friday, 18 July 2014

    Troon, the leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing was delighted to see golfing legend, Tony Jacklin, as he, along with a group of distinguished VIPs, opened the latest addition to the thriving Troon portfolio in Morocco.  The opening event, which took place on 14th June 2014, saw Jacklin officially unveil the facility to the golfing public, highlighting the...

  • Westwood opens players tunnel at Lindrick

    Wednesday, 16 July 2014

    Lee Westwood was at Lindrick Golf Club on Thursday 3rd July to officially open a second players' tunnel. The new access, which links holes 11 and 12, improves safety by eliminating the need to cross the A57. It takes recent expenditure at the famous old club - home of the 1957 Ryder Cup - past £1million. Lindrick pro John King, who coached Westwood...

  • Win a QOD golf trolley

    Wednesday, 16 July 2014

    The QOD is the world’s smallest electric golf trolley – and we have two to give away in our free-to-enter prize draw. Winner of the 2013 Golf Europe Show Product Award, QOD was recognised for its combination of style, functionality and ease of use. When folded, QOD is the size of this magazine laid flat, making it both easy to handle on...

  • Win a golf trip to Greece

    Monday, 14 July 2014

    You can win a four-night trip to Costa Navarino in Greece, one of Europe’s newest golfing hotspots. Located in Messinia in the southwest Peloponnese, it is home to the first signature designed golf courses in Greece. The prize includes accommodation for two for four nights at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino on a bed and breakfast basis, plus one round of...

  • Win PowaKaddy trolleys and bags

    Friday, 11 July 2014

    We have teamed up with PowaKaddy to give you the chance to win its new trolleys and bags. There are three prizes to give away. First up is a top-of-the-range FW7 electric golf trolley, powered by a lithium battery, worth £610, complete with a stylish PowaKaddy Premium trolley bag worth £180. Also up for grabs is a TwinLine 4 Push Trolley worth...

  • Download the new TG to your iPad

    Thursday, 10 July 2014

    Download the new issue of Today's Golfer on to your iPad or tablet device and have the whole magazine at your fingertips!  We have a special feature on putting this month to help you perfect your game when it matters most, there are all the regular features plus pages of instruction to improve your game, plus you can see who made...

  • Free putting string with the new TG

    Thursday, 10 July 2014

    Buy the new issue of Today's Golfer and you'll receive a free putting string - plus excellent tuition on how to use it to hole more putts. We have an exclusive feature on how two sticks and a piece of string will improve your stroke and boost your confidence.  It’s simple, easy and the most used practice aid on the professional...

  • New issue of Today's Golfer on sale now!

    Thursday, 10 July 2014

    This month's issue comes with a FREE putting string, plus a special feature on putting to help you perfect your game when it matters most, explaining how to use this great tool to putt more holes. There's all the regular features plus pages of instruction to improve your game, and you can find out who came top our Putters Test. There...

  • 24 Srixon golf balls with a Golf World subscription

    Thursday, 3 July 2014

    Pay only £34.99 by annual direct debit or £45 by credit/debit card to get 13 issues delivered to your door, plus two-dozen superb Srixon balls.  SRIXON’S AD333 BALLS  Perfect for beginners to pros, the AD333’s gradient growth core – firm outer but progressively softer towards the centre – enables explosive speed for clubhead speeds of 80mph or more and reduced spin for...

  • Get the new issue of Golf World on your iPad

    Thursday, 3 July 2014

    Download the new issue of Golf World on to your iPad or tablet device and have the whole magazine at your fingertips!  We have a special feature on Rory McIlroy's swing, as we help you increase your distance with three simple moves. Plus we have our ultimate 45-page guide to The Open, key moves to help you with your irons and...

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