River's Edge Golf's blog
You wouldn't wear bowling shoes if you are going out jogging or hiking in the mountains. So why would you wear regular shoes on the golf course? Golf shoes are athletic footwear designed to offer safety and comfort for golfers of all skill levels. There are also special features to golf shoes that can help people with their game.
If you are new at the game of golf, you may find certain terms confusing when heading out to the course. Each course may have several different ratings. But what does slope rating mean? Is it an indicator of the number of slopes on a course? Does it tell the steepness of the slope?
You may believe that every golf ball is the same. Yet golf balls are manufactured in different ways to give varying types of performance to the game. Some types of golf balls will give more spin, while other balls provide additional responsiveness. The type of ball you should use must be based on your skill level. Using the same ball just because you see the professional’s use it doesn't mean it will improve your stroke.
Is there a proper time to switch to new clubs?
Here are the 3 signs on when you may want to consider getting new golf clubs before hitting the course. Check to see if any of these signs apply to you and then pick out the clubs that will improve your skills as well as allow you to continue to enjoy the game.
Golf fitness allows you to keep your body physically in shape to compete in the sport and to have the endurance to play through each course with strength and stability. Every fitness program should be tailored to exercise the body, encourage you to eat healthy foods and help you to stay away from the bad habits that can effect your game play. Most exercise fitness targets three areas of the body:
Not every person on your holiday wish list wants to have a crock pot, toaster, or reindeer sweater with the lighted nose as a gift. Also, you want to give them something that they will use for years and years. When you are shopping for the golf enthusiast on your wish list, pick out the latest golf equipment, accessories, and apparel so your special someone can improve their game and have a comfortable time out on the links.