Category Archives: Basic Golf

Of Chip and Pitch

Of Chip and Pitch

Of Chip and Pitch Chipping and pitching are sometimes used interchangeably which is incorrect. They are both short game shots, used relatively close to the green and can be achieved with a wide range of clubs. Though they are both approach shots, they are very different from each other, especially in techniques. Chip Shot Chip […]

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Life Lessons Kids Can Learn from Playing Golf

Life Lessons Kids Can Learn from Playing Golf

Life Lessons Kids Can Learn from Playing Golf Engaging children to sports in an early age is probably one of the best ways for them to have fun and get into a good hobby. As for Bea Fields, an Executive Coach, a Certified Guerilla Marketing Coach, a consultant trainer public speaker and author of the […]

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Know Thy Tee: The History of the Golf Tee

Know Thy Tee: The History of the Golf Tee

Know Thy Tee: The History of the Golf Tee The golf tee is one of the most humble equipment in golf. Because though it is small it serves its purpose very well. A tee is used to raise the golf ball above the ground when in the teeing ground since air offers less resistance. Before […]

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How to Swing?

How to Swing?

“A golf swing is a collection of corrected mistakes. “ – Carol Mann Surely, it is the most important part of golf because without the skill of golf swing you will never get a score. It is very hard to strike the ball with improper golf swing especially if you have no idea on its […]

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Practice Drills

Practice Drills

Practice makes perfect. So thus in golf. There are different practice drills in golf that will help your skills up the ante. Such drills are very easy to do and some can be done at home. With dedication and lots of practice these drills will make you good to better in no time. The following […]

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Different Types of Golf Shots

Different Types of Golf Shots

There are different types of golf shots. Their name depends on where the shot has taken place. Each shot is played with a specific type of club. Tee Shot. Played from the tee box, it is the first golf shot of the game. The purpose of this type of shot is to move the ball the […]

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Stages of a Golf Swing

Stages of a Golf Swing

Your golf play will never be complete without a golf swing. It is one of the most basic and an essential golf skill you need to learn and master with a lot of practice. Like any sports that incorporate swinging, golf swing is a blow or stroke executed with a sweeping motion of the arm. […]

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How to Putt

How to Putt

How to Putt Remember when you were young and you used to play putt-putt? Now that you have started your golf career it’s time for the real deal and for you to putt away. Putting is the most important part of the golf play because this is where you have the only chance you can […]

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How to Tee Up Your Golf Ball

How to Tee Up Your Golf Ball

The quality of shots you are able to hit, beginner or professional, is greatly influenced by the height of the tee. Golf play starts at the tee box. Setting up the tee is as basic as 123. You just put the tee between your fingers (middle finger and index finger) and put the golf ball […]

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Golf Tournament Formats

Golf Tournament Formats

Golf Tournament Formats Alternate shot Also known as the foursomes. Basically, players take turns to hit ball until it drops into the hole. Best Ball Also known as Four Ball. Players have individual ball and whoever has the best score will be the team’s score. Bingo, Bango, Bongo A point is given to the first […]

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Meet the Golf Course

Meet the Golf Course

Golf course comes in different shapes and sizes. A good architectural course design invites players to visit more often and have fun. Its intricacy makes it less boring. Of course, nothing beats a well-maintained golf course. But whatever they may be, the parts are all the same. Every part is important. Every parts has its […]

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Run-through of the Golf Rules

Run-through of the Golf Rules

Without rules there would be chaos. Rules in any sports are important to bring order and fairness towards a goal. In golf, we have the Rules of Golf Book. It is written and published by the R&A and the USGA. These standard set of regulations should be followed at all times. Etiquette Courtesy on the […]

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Golf Etiquette’s

Golf Etiquette’s

There are no excuse for beginners to make mistakes when it comes to playing just because they are new to the game. That’s why we are here to help you. Golf etiquette’s are set of rules and practices designed to make the game of golf safer and more enjoyable for golfers and to minimize possible […]

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Golf Terminologies

Golf Terminologies

No one wants to be out of place especially if you are playing a sport. Golf has many terms of its own that beginners might not understand. Here are the complete list from A to Z (wikipedia): Ace When a player hits the ball directly from the tee into the hole with one stroke. Also […]

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Golf Basics Every Beginners Must Know

Golf Basics Every Beginners Must Know

Golf Basics Every Beginners Must Know Beginners are often caught off guard by golf’s difficulty. Without knowing the basic fundamentals of golf one may be easily discouraged. Every aspiring golfer must learn the proper attire to wear on the golf course, the essential tools to be used and techniques to start playing. Here are the […]

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