PHOTO / Golfers play on as volcano erupts behind them

That photo of the golfers playing while the volcano erupts behind is real.

Golfers play on at the Volcano Golf and Country Club while the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island erupts behind them (Photo credit: Mario Tama / Getty Images)

This photo of a couple of golfers playing on while a volcano erupts behind them seems so extraordinary that we’ve been reluctant to share it.

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Adventures in Golf make the long, long journey to Australia

We’re big fans of Erik and Adventures in Golf on Skratch TV and it looks like Australia might feature on upcoming episodes.

Erik and the team have landed in Australia to film a few episodes for season 3 of Adventures in Golf beginning their latest adventure in Kalgoorlie, and as far as we can tell they’re playing the world’s longest golf course, Nullarbor Links as they drive around the Great Australian Bight.

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How alcohol can affect your golf game

Drinking alcohol on the golf course can lead to better performance for some golfer, for a short time.

Golf Digest posted this interesting video that saw three golfers slowly get drunk while hitting golf balls and making (or at least attempting to make) putts. It’s perhaps too small a sample size, and too small an experiment in general to glean much from but it is an interesting watch nonetheless.

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Bridgestone release a Tiger Woods edition golf ball

Timed perfectly ahead of the next week’s Masters Tournament, Bridgestone have launched a Tiger Woods edition golf ball.

Woods currently uses the Bridgestone Tour B XS golf ball and a new edition have been released in a box with Tiger Woods on the front. Each ball has ‘TIGER’ stamped on to the side of the ball in the way Woods has marked his ball to identify it over his career.

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