Richard Green unintentionally pulled off a trick shot at a PGA pro-am tournament. At the 15th hole, he hit the ball into a bunker, but instead of staying put it bounced out and rolled to the hole, turning a par-4 into an Albatross.
BirdieBox is a subscription service for avid golfers. Each month you’ll receive a pack of golf, health and nutritional items worth $100 or more. Male and female packs are available. There’s also a one-time Holiday gift box.
Diehard duffers: hit the dome this winter with Mizuno’s MP-T5 wedges. A rough clubface gives the crisp sticks maxed out high-spin capability and spin control, and 25 different loft and bounce combos will please the pickiest players.
The TomTom Golfer is a smartwatch designed to help you maximize your time on the green. It’s preloaded with the layout of 34,000 golf courses, with wireless updates on the way. It can also track the score, time and distance per round.
Despite his skills, pro golfer Rory McIlroy couldn’t have pulled off this shot if he were trying. During the 2014 TOUR Championship, he managed to land his tee shot in a dude’s pants pocket. After the drop, McIlroy still parred the hole.
OGIO’s intelligent Silencer stand bag separates clubs in a protective membrane so you can extend your gear life and walk the course enjoying nature’s sounds instead of all that clanging. Lightweight and lots of pockets too.
DV8 Sports’ interchangeable system uses up to 14 club heads and two shafts, all of which fit in a backpack. The performance of the clubs supposedly have “no statistically significant difference” to that of traditional clubs.
During the final round of golf’s 2014 Memorial Tournament, Scott Langley putted his ball within a fraction of an inch of the hole. And just when you thought there was no chance of the ball dropping into the cup…
The X9 Follow Trolley is a remote-controlled electric golf bag carrier that automatically follows you by tracking its remote control. Experienced caddies need not worry, because it can’t help you with your game. Yet.
A silly edit of putting footage from The Masters doctored to make it look like it’s taking place on a miniature golf course. The hole with the gopher is priceless. They really should consider adding obstacles like these on the greens.
Keep cool on the green in this summer-ready offshoot of Tiger Woods’ latest signature shoes. The TW ’14 Mesh has a ventilated and lightweight mesh upper. It still has the Nike Free form fit and Flywire support.
During the 2014 Puerto Rico Open, a curious iguana trotted onto the green at 16, and decided that golfer Andrew Loupe’s ball was some sort of tasty treat. We wonder what the PGA rulebook says about iguanas moving your ball.
Grantland presents the story of a man who played a perfect game… of minigolf. He pulled it off at a tournament, but still. Part 30 for 30, part The Onion, the documentary is as hilarious as it is sad. Strangely compelling stuff.
Enter now for a chance to win Game Golf (valued at $249). This digital tracking system helps monitor and perfect your game by automatically measuring and recording your shot location, distance, club choice and score. (Ends 3/17/14)
FootGolf is a relatively new sport that mixes the leisurely pace of golf with the playful spirit of football. They really need to reconsider the required attire though. Hey Becks and Juninho! You seeing this? Money!
Work it bigger, make it better, do it faster, makes us longer. Nike is helping us reach further fairway distances while turning heads with their ever stylish new VRS Covert 2.0 drivers, which offer easy adjustable settings and faster ball speed.
During the Farmfoods British Par 3, golfer Matt Wheatcroft found his ball stuck in the rough, just inches away from a fence post. But instead of taking aim towards the green, he decided to do a bank shot off the post – with incredible results.
What was once a simple golf cart has been transformed into a smoke-spewing machine, courtesy of a Suzuki Hayabusa motorcycle engine. We’re certain the Marshal would kick you off the course for riding it across the fairway.
We’ve always been taught to follow all the way through with your drive when teeing off, but this golfer likes to finish his swing with a little more style. In case you’re wondering, it resulted in a 300-yard fairway shot. Show off.
Improve your game with this lightweight gadget which mounts below the grip on any golf club. It wirelessly sends data on your swing, including club head speed, club face and club path angles you can review on a companion mobile app.
Rory McIlroy goes up against Jeff, aka the Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine. Jeff’s mind games are on par with McIlroy’s golf skills. If he commentated on golf tourneys their ratings would skyrocket.
We may not have hoverboards yet, but thanks to pro golfer Bubba Watson, Oakley and Neoteric Hovercraft, we now have a hover golf cart. It can go anywhere and actually does less damage to the green compared to human feet.