August

  • Golfers going for the gold amid Rio2016

    Written by Edward Colman on Monday, 8 August 2016

    Lamkin Grips isn't quite old enough to have been at the last Olympics; but as the game returns to the world's greatest sporting spectacle, the 92 year old company are getting firmly in the spirit of the games. While some of golf's biggest names are getting ready to battle for national pride and a place on the podium, Lamkin is giving...

  • Travelers Championship: Russell Knox wins despite Jim Furyk’s 58

    Written by Edward Colman on Monday, 8 August 2016

    Jim Furyk might have enjoyed being the first player in PGA Tour history to shoot a round of 58 but it wasn’t enough for the American to claim victory at the Travelers Championship. Scotland’s Russell Knox was victorious after a two-under par final round of 68 to hold off Jerry Kelly by one shot. Furyk carded 10 birdies and an eagle in...

  • Trying golf for the first time has just got simpler and cheaper

    Written by Edward Colman on Wednesday, 3 August 2016

    Life just got a lot simpler – and cheaper – for people who don't have their own golf clubs. The UK's largest golf club operator Crown Golf has dropped Club Hire fees at its venues in a bid to attract as many newcomers as possible to the sport, and also to attract lapsed players back to golf. The free club hire deal...