Better Putting – Tips for Reading Golf Course Greens

Better Putting – Tips for Reading Golf Course Greens

Spring has arrived and for a lot of people elsewhere in the country that means plenty of golf on the horizon through the summer. Golf in Palm Desert will be winding down soon here as this part of California starts to see searing temps, but greenskeepers in other regions are getting to work in preparation for all those ready to arrive and get their round […]

Limber, Loose & Under Par: Stretching for Golfers

Limber, Loose & Under Par: Stretching for Golfers

In any instance with developed muscle memory, it will be 100% beneficial if you go through the sequence of whatever it is, being firm yet loose and relaxed simultaneously. A golf swing may be the best example of how muscle memory development is critical to be consistent with movement in athletics, and any golf pro at a Palm Desert golf course will tell beginner golf learners that. […]

6 Recommended Free Golf Apps for Your Smartphone

6 Recommended Free Golf Apps for Your Smartphone

Pencils and paper were the extent of everything when it came to tracking any aspect of a golf game for the first 100+ years of the game, but nowadays the only time you’re scribing out scores is when you’re doing mini-golf with the grandkids. Sure, there may be exceptions to that, but nowadays, there is so much that you can do with your phone related […]

Rainy Day? That’s OK – Top Golf Bag Rain Covers for Golfers

Rainy Day? That’s OK – Top Golf Bag Rain Covers for Golfers

Precipitation happens, and if you’re going to book a tee time at any golf course in Palm Desert, you’re not going to let a little bit of the wet stuff stop you from getting your round in. Now, if it’s a torrential downpour we’re talking about, you may want to skip the links then, but if it’s just a shower, there’s no reason you can’t […]

10 of The Best Public Golf Courses in America 

10 of The Best Public Golf Courses in America 

Being a club member at a private golf course definitely has a lot of advantages. However, there are just as many people who can’t afford it as there are ones who wouldn’t be able to golf often enough to make it worth it. You will find that often the members at private clubs are retired, and we can certainly see the appeal in golfing multiple […]

Top Lightweight Golf Bags for 2023

Top Lightweight Golf Bags for 2023

Not all golf bags are created the same, and like most products you tend to get what you pay for. Bags have come a long way over the decades in the same way clubs and other performance golf gear has. If you’re going to walk the course there’s always a lot to be said for that, and you’re going to enjoy the experience in a […]

Are Golf Shoes Worth It?

Are Golf Shoes Worth It?

Footwork plays a role in performance with all sports, and golf is no exception. While there may be course grass under a golfer’s feet the same way there is for a football or field lacrosse player, no golfer is going to running a post route and planting their foot in the grass hard after sprinting 15 yards downfield. Nonetheless, the function of your feet in […]

Get to Know the Grass of Your Golf Course

Get to Know the Grass of Your Golf Course

There’s 24 hours in a day, and if you’re like most people you probably spend 7 or so of them asleep. When you’re lying down there’s nothing under your feet, and that’s a darn good thing. But the rest of the time there is something beneath your feet, and you’re probably in footwear of some sort. Hopefully a good portion of that time is spent […]

6 New Golf Gear Trends for 2022

6 New Golf Gear Trends for 2022

Here we are in October, and for some people it might seem odd to be blogging on new golf gear trends when for most parts of the country there’s going to be fewer people on the links from here on out. But you need to remember that Palm Desert is a Coachella Valley golf course, and for us the golf season doesn’t begin at the […]

Better Golf for Shorter People

Better Golf for Shorter People

Not everyone is blessed with being tall in stature, and on the flip side of that many people who are really tall wish they weren’t. But one thing about being tall is you tend to have longer appendages, and if you’re a golfer or play anything else where a club or a stick are involved then having long arms are a plus. We can assume […]