Check out this wild video from the guys at How Ridiculous on YouTube. You won’t want to miss the giant slingshot hole-in-one attempt at Araluen Golf Resort. It’s a beautiful course so if you’re in Perth go have a round there and try your luck. This vid was filmed on the 16th hole, maybe you … Continue reading Can We Get A Hole In One With A Slingshot?
The PGA Tour has created a new Player Impact Program, which is a $40 million pool designed for players who “move the needle” regardless of their performance level. A PGA spokesperson told Eamon Lynch of Golfweek the program began Jan. 1, with the player deemed most valuable earning an $8 million bonus. A memo … Continue reading PGA Tour Adds $40M Bonus Pool for 10 Players Who ‘Move the Needle’
The PGA Tour is strongly encouraging its players and caddies to get COVID-19 vaccines, sending a memo Monday that outlined how it will eventually stop on-site testing while also attempting to debunk some of the myths associated with the shots.
Golf’s version of the bat flip or the stare down, golfers now twirl their club when they believe they’ve hit the perfect shot and often times even if they haven’t.
Golf can be an irrationally agitating game at times, but more often than not, that agitation is self-flagellating. However, when you get out onto a crowded golf course and there are seemingly golfers everywhere, it’s not uncommon to get frustrated with fellow golfers.
Phil Mickelson knows his way around Augusta National. As a three-time Masters champion, Mickelson has navigated the tricky course as well as anyone not named Tiger, and thanks to his green jacket wins, he is a member of one of the most exclusive clubs in golf.
The emotional opening moments of the 2021 Masters were not without controversy. Lee Elder, the first black man to ever compete in a Masters, was one of the ceremonial starters Thursday at Augusta National alongside Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player. But it is one of Player’s sons who caused an uproar by seemingly promoting … Continue reading Gary Player’s Son ‘Banned’ from Masters After Golf Ball Stunt
Hideki Matsuyama won the green jacket, but in many ways 24-yearold Will Zalatoris won the week at the Masters. Zalatoris finished one stroke behind Matsuyama in his Masters debut and while he made himself a star, he left Augusta National thinking about what might have been. It was only the second major championship … Continue reading Zalatoris Impresses By Staying In The Mix
On Friday afternoon, Si Woo Kim played Augusta National’s iconic 16th hole with an interesting combination of clubs: Nine-iron, 3-wood, 3-wood. Par. Why, you might fairly ask, would a contender at the biggest golf tournament in the world eschew the flatstick for a longer, lofted club? Great question.
Hideki Matsuyama’s Masters triumph gave the golf-loving country of Japan its first-ever men’s major title. And the 29-year-old joined Y.E. Yang as the only Asian-born players to win a major. Though Matsuyama has been one of the best players in the world for a while, becoming a Masters champion will vault him into higher … Continue reading 15 Things You Need to Know About Hideki Matsuyama