VIDEO / Shot tracer captures this golfer’s ball AND club flight

Shot tracer apps are fantastic for tracking your ball flight – and in this case, club flight.

Funny stuff here as this bloke’s playing partner captures both his golf ball AND golf club flight on shot tracer.

Looks like Riverside Oaks?

 

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VIDEO / The lowdown on green construction and design at Victoria Golf Club

Victoria Golf Club, OCCM Golf and RKImage put together this great video of the green replacement project going on for the members but for anyone with any sort of interest in golf course design it’s well worth a watch.

Mike Cocking does a fabulous job of explaining a few of the details of green and bunker construction, and the thought process behind the extension of the ninth green.

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Golf Month launches across Australia

Golf Month, Australia’s annual campaign encouraging Aussies to get involved in golf and golf-related activities during October officially tees off today.

Press release via Australian Golf Media

Throughout October, golf clubs and facilities around the country are opening their doors and playing host to hundreds of exciting and interactive activities, from ‘Bring a Friend’ and open days to ‘Glow in the Dark’ and ‘Twilight’ golf, there is something to get everyone swinging.

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Teepster fantasy golf tipping website launched for PGA Tour season

Teepster is a new, free golf tipping website where you can compete against your friends on the PGA Tour.

This is a shameless plug. It’s something I’ve been working on for a long time but something I’m very excited to finally share.

After a number of years of frustration at developers (with one leaving and very little to show for it) I’ve finally created Teepster.

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Golf club delivery service takes hassle (and fees) out of golf travel

Flying with golf clubs has probably never been more annoying.

Most Australian airlines are now not only charging fees for extra baggage including golf clubs, but adding an extra oversize baggage fee on top of it.

Depending on who you travel with, flying on Australian domestic airlines with golf clubs can easily set you back $70-$80 on top of the regular fare; not to mention the potential for damaged or lost clubs, and the hassle of lugging your clubs to-and-from the airport.

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Adelaide Oval set to transform into a 9-hole golf course

The iconic Adelaide Oval will play host to a sport of a different kind in late October as it transforms into a 9-hole golf course.

Now here is something we weren’t expecting. Golf is coming to Adelaide Oval.

From Monday, 29 October – Sunday, 4 November, the stadium will be transformed into a golfer’s paradise featuring a non-hole stadium golf course, a nine-hole putting course, a Clubhouse putting hole and a longest drive simulator.

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