Golf Equipment

    Benefits of the Golf Glove

    Benefits of the Golf Glove

    The golf glove is a key piece of equipment in your golf game. The golfer creates the swing, the clubs help to execute a shot and a golf glove allows you to grip the club and protect your hands. By buying a quality golf glove, you may help solidify your golf game.

    What Are the Benefits of Golf Shoes?

    What Are the Benefits of Golf Shoes?

    Manufacturers design athletic footwear to fit the needs of the person participating in different sports. People often increase their chance of injury when they wear shoes not designed for the sport. Many beginning golfers wear whatever shoes they have on hand before hitting the ...

    How to Build a Golf Practice Net

    How to Build a Golf Practice Net

    If you want to work on your golf swing without the scrutiny of others, you can build a practice net in your backyard. A net also provides a good way to practice hitting the ball without having to pay fees to be on a course and prevents a wild golf ball from straying into a ...

    How to Buy Callaway Golf Balls

    How to Buy Callaway Golf Balls

    Since Callaway introduced its first line of golf balls in 2000, they have grown in popularity--and deservedly so. Today, whether you're looking for a two-piece, three-piece or four-piece ball that best suits your game's needs, chances are you'll find a Callaway that's the right ...

    How to Buy Golf Ball Markers

    How to Buy Golf Ball Markers

    A ball marker is used to mark the location of your ball when you lift your ball to clean it between shots. This is normally done on the green, but it may also occur off the green, except in a hazard, to identify a player's ball. So what do you need to mark your ball's position ...

    How Do I Buy Golf Ball Markers?

    How Do I Buy Golf Ball Markers?

    If you've watched a golf tournament, you have seen a golfer place a marker on the green at the spot where his ball has come to rest. This allows the player to wipe off any dirt or grass on his ball and place it back on the green in the same spot when it is his turn to putt. ...

    How to Buy a Golf Glove

    How to Buy a Golf Glove

    A golf glove isn't a necessity, but it's an important accessory for most golfers. A glove prevents the club from slipping, especially if you have sweaty hands, and protects your hand from blisters.

    How Do I Buy a Golf Glove?

    How Do I Buy a Golf Glove?

    Golf gloves are usually considered an important piece of equipment to golfers that choose to wear them. Typically worn only on one hand, the golf glove offers extra grip and consistency, and can be used for nearly every shot on the course, except putts. While golf gloves are ...

    How to Buy Golf Shoes

    How to Buy Golf Shoes

    Golf shoes are not required when you're playing golf, but they are highly recommended for serious players as they are designed with spikes on the bottom to help the golfer not slide when swinging. With golf shoes, you can improve your game with the addition of traction. There ...

    How to Buy a GPS

    How to Buy a GPS

    Golf GPS systems have become increasingly popular since their legalization by the USGA in sanctioned play. A Golf GPS system will help you lower your golf scores by providing instant feedback on the distance to the hole, hazards and other desired locations on the course you are ...

    How to Buy a GPS Navigation System

    How to Buy a GPS Navigation System

    GPS navigation systems allow golfers to calculate driving distance and course topography. They are invaluable for any high-tech golfer. However, if you don’t know what to look for in a GPS system, you may end up with little more than a fancy paperweight. While some GPS ...

    Cadet vs. Regular Golf Glove

    Cadet vs. Regular Golf Glove

    When shopping for a new golf glove, you're faced with dozens of styles from several brands. Most golf gloves offer similar features, but not all golf gloves are manufactured the same way. If a glove is labeled with the term "cadet," it is shaped differently than a ...

    How Can Bouncing a Golf Ball Help You?

    How Can Bouncing a Golf Ball Help You?

    The same technology that causes a golf ball to compress and spring forward when struck by a club also permits the ball to bounce when it strikes some surfaces. Bouncing the ball can be helpful, both on the course during a round of play, or as a practice exercise. There are other ...

    Can I Carry a Golf Stick on a Plane?

    Can I Carry a Golf Stick on a Plane?

    It is easy to travel with a "golf stick" -- which is synonymous with "golf club" -- on an airline. Just don’t expect to carry your stick into the passenger compartment. Airlines and government agencies have strict rules against allowing golf sticks as ...

    Can PGA Pros Use Rangefinders During Rounds?

    Can PGA Pros Use Rangefinders During Rounds?

    The Professional Golfers’ Association of America doesn’t permit golfers to use rangefinders during competition on any of its pro tours, including the PGA, Nationwide and Champions tours. Players or caddies may use rangefinders on the course during practice to help ...

    How Can I Water Balance Golf Balls?

    How Can I Water Balance Golf Balls?

    On the outside, a golf ball appears to be a perfect sphere, except for the dimpled surface. But there may be imperfections beneath the skin of some golf balls. Among those who’ve warned the public about these structural anomalies is golf coach Dave Pelz. In his book, ...

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