2020

  • USGA R&A report: Distance increases 'detrimental' to golf's long-term future

    Tuesday, 4 February 2020

    USGA and R&A Distance Report says 100-year trend of distance increases is a cycle that is 'detrimental to the game’s long-term future': Equipment rules expected to be at forefront of potential solutions explored by governing bodies The message behind the USGA and The R&A's findings of their Distance Insights Report is clear; hitting distances can no longer continue to increase if...

  • Reader Opportunity: Get fitted for TaylorMade's new SIM Driver

    Tuesday, 4 February 2020

    Enter now for your chance to become on of four lucky golfers to take part in an exclusive TaylorMade SIM Driver Fitting at The Belfry on February 18. TaylorMade’s brand new SIM drivers go on sale this Friday – and you could join the likes of world No.1 Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, DJ and Jon Rahm in getting fitted for the...

  • Facebook and PGA TOUR announce global content agreement

    Wednesday, 22 January 2020

    Facebook and PGA TOUR have announced a global content agreement to distribute daily highlight packages on Facebook Watch, starting at this week's Farmers Insurance Open   The PGA TOUR will publish daily round recaps and player-specific highlights from more than 30 events, including THE PLAYERS Championship and FedExCup Playoffs.  These expanded highlights will feature content from the TOUR’s core telecasts, along with content...

  • OUT NOW: What's inside the latest issue of TG

    Wednesday, 15 January 2020

    What you need to know about the latest issue of TG A note from the Editor I'm sure you've already had your fill of the decade in review, but please just humour me for one more look back before we dive head-first into the 2020s. I think golf is in an exciting place – challenged, certainly, but exciting nevertheless, with lots of...

  • A fascinating insight into the intriguing world of Pro-Ams

    Written by Kevin Brown on Friday, 10 January 2020

    Celebs, football legends, Senior Tour stars and TG’s Courses Editor reveal the highs and lows, the pluses and minuses of playing in golf’s nerve-jangling warm-up act… Pro-Ams are like a certain savoury snack – you either love them or loathe them, with no in-between. You can certainly put a lot of the professionals in the latter camp and at certain times, especially...

  • Pete Dye: A lifetime in golf (1925-2020)

    Friday, 10 January 2020

    Pete Dye – one of the most influential course designers of his generation, who brought us venues like TPC Sawgrass and Whistling Straits – has died, aged 94.  Dye designed numerous golf courses during a career that began in 1959 alongside his wife, Alice, who died last February at age 91 (they had been married for 68 years). The Dye portfolio, which...

  • Is this the driving range of the future?

    Written by Michael Catling on Thursday, 9 January 2020

    Foresight Sports is revolutionising the gameplay experience for golfers in Asia It almost looks too good to be true – and the best news is we’re about to get something similar in Europe later this year! This ‘Total Range’ solution has just been installed by Foresight Sports at Marina Bay, the first and only 18-hole golf course in Singapore.  With an outfield...

  • Why you should set yourself long and short term goals

    Thursday, 2 January 2020

    Give yourself something to aim for by setting short and long-term targets Why not make a change for the better right now by writing down 10 goals for the season ahead? Giving yourself something to focus on - whether it's more of an outcome goal like winning a medal at your club or more of a processing goal such as aiming to...

  • Win Duca del Cosma golf shoes worth £159.95

    Written by Rob Jerram on Friday, 1 January 2010

    Duca del Cosma make stunning Italian designer golf shoes and we want you to give you a pair! We've teamed up with the luxury brand to give one lucky TG website reader the chance to win a pair of Duca's beautifully crafted Belair shoes, worth £159.95. The super-stylish shoes come in a white, blue and cognac colourscheme and are made using soft,...