Netflix Cup: Unconventional golf-racing mashup does its best to entertain

Netflix’s latest venture into live sports, the Netflix Cup, was a little different from its usual sports documentary series.

The Netflix Cup was a live event featuring PGA Tour golfers paired with Formula One drivers in Las Vegas ahead of this weekend’s F1 race. Each team competed on a nearby golf course in a chaotic mash-up of golf and racing broadcasted in real-time.

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BOOK RELEASE Tony Jacklin and The Ryder Cup

Tony Jacklin has often been credited with reviving the Ryder Cup by captaining Team Europe to victories in the 1980s. Jacklin’s career in golf and his incredible personal story as been captured in a new book.

We just wanted to share the news of a recent book release on the remarkable story of two-time major champion Tony Jacklin.

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REVIEW Making practise more fun; Golf with a Game Plan book

Want to have more fun while practising your golf game? Maybe you should add ‘Golf with a Game Plan’ to your golf bag.

We’re selective about what we review here at Aussie Golfer – stuff we like only. So when this little golf book crossed our desk last month we couldn’t resist letting you know about it.

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REVIEW Goodr Tiger Blood Transfusion golf sunglasses

We picked up a pair of one of Goodr’s golf sunglasses to try test out on the fairways and they weren’t quite what we were expecting. But that wasn’t necessarily a bad thing.

Goodr sunglasses launched as an inexpensive, light option for runners who up until this point were frustrated by more expensive ones that would bounce around as they ran.

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Great golf podcast episodes you should listen to

If you’re not playing golf over the summer break, here are a handful of great episodes from great Australian golf podcasts you should wrap your ears around. 

With the Christmas break around the corner, what better time to sit back and indulge in a few golf podcasts.

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Golf product review videos with Alex Etches and GolfBox TV

If you’re a golf equipment junkie and you’re looking for golf-related stuff to watch during the coronavirus lockdown, you should check out Alex Etches golf review videos.

Etches has been doing stacks of great, fun reviews down his Golfbox TV Youtube Channel for some time now, covering not just the latest legal golf equipment but taking a look at some very strange golf equipment in the process.

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Putt18 indoor putting game review

This indoor putting mat brings with it a game element that will appeal to more than just golfers.

In these strange days of homebound isolation, I was pleased to receive the Putt18 putting game mat for review.

For many golfers, hitting ball after ball at the same target can get boring pretty quickly, especially for the more social golfer.

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