Tom Doak’s reversible golf course is featured on Adventures in Golf with Erik Anders Lang

The idea of a reversible golf course, one that could be played in one direction or the other, is not new. In fact The Old Course at St Andrews was at one point regularly played in reverse.

The “right-handed” version of The Old Course is the one we’re all familiar with, but a “left-handed” version was played every other week in the late 19th century that began by teeing off to the 17th green and finishing by playing from the 2nd tee to the 18th green.

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Special early bird offer on escorted golf tour to China 2020

Mission Hills Hainan Island and The Dunes at Shenzhou Peninsula are on the itinerary of this great golf tour to China in 2020.

We’ve been supporting AYM Golf tours since we had the amazing opportunity to see the golf courses of Hokkaido, Japan last year.

AYM Golf are offering a range of great golf tours to a bunch of Asian destinations but this escorted tour to China caught our eye.

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Woods, Day, McIlroy and Matsuyama to play skins game in Japan

In a throwback to years gone by four of the world’s best golfers will play out an exhibition skins match.

In the lead up to Japan’s first-ever PGA Tour event next week (ZOZO Championship), Tiger Woods, Jason Day, Rory McIlroy and Hideki Matsuyama will play for $350,000 in prize money in The Challenge: Japan Skins in Japan next Monday (October 21) to be streamed exclusively on GOLF TV.

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Tyrell Hatton interrupted by his fiancée going to the toilet

Tyrell Hatton was about to play a golf shot during the Italian Open when he was interrupted by the noise of a toilet door.

Funny stuff here and the reactions from the commentators capture the moment beautifully.

Amazingly Hatton, who has one of the biggest tempers on tour seems to control himself pretty well even before realising who had rudely interrupted his swing.

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Amateur golfer hits one of the luckiest ever golf shots

Check out this crazy golf shot from last week’s Alfred Dunhill Links Challenge.

The Alfred Dunhill Links Challenge sees amateur golfers (often celebrities and VIPs including tournament sponsors) teeing it up alongside the pros.

Playing the par-3 13th hole at Kingsbarns Golf Links, the executive chairman of Dimension Data was paired with South Africa’s Branden Grace and hit this whacky golf shot.

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