Category: Golf World

6 Ways to Speed Up The Game of Golf

Let’s have a talk on slow play. Given the growing popularity of the game since many sought refuge from “the bug” several years ago, it has become apparent we need some guidelines around pace of play. It’s getting slooow out there. Having been around the game for 3/4 of my life, I feel I’ve been …

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How to Caddie for a Professional Golfer

In a rare occurrence, PGA Tour player Erik van Rooyen’s caddie, Alex Gaugert, Monday qualified for the 3M Open in Blaine, Minnesota. Shocked (but probably not terribly suprirsed) by the happening, van Rooyen took to Twitter to announce he may need a caddie for the week: So my caddie @lil_gaugs just qualified for the @3MOpen! …

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How Much Do Professional Caddies Earn?

Every year an LPGA tournament came to our city. I was fortunate enough to get on the bag of several players during the event and enjoyed my time carrying for some of the game’s best players. On one occasion, I had the chance to caddy for a LPGA tour winner for the week who was …

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5 Golf YouTube Channels Worth Your Time

Today, there are plenty of videos out there about golf. From instruction, old golf tourneys, to playing videos, you can spend hours watching golf on YouTube. But which are some of the channels worth your time? Well, don’t worry, we have you covered. Here are some of our favorite YouTube channels and why we think …

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5 Memorable Shell’s Wonderful World of Golf Episodes

One of the real treasures of televised golf is Shell’s Wonderful World of Golf. Created in 1961 to showcase some of the world’s best golfers on the most picturesque golf courses, it is one my favorite YouTube viewing pleasures. Most of the greats have been featured on the telecast including Ben Hogan, Sam Snead, Jack …

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