Category Archives for Beginners

A look at the Stableford scoring system

The Stableford golf format

The Stableford scoring system can make the game more forgiving for beginners and amateurs. We take a look at how this golf format works. There is a lot of tradition in the game of golf, and given the hundreds

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An introduction to the four ball and foursome golf formats and rules

Four ball and foursome golf

You’ll see the four ball and foursome golf formats used in the Ryder Cup and the President’s Cup. Here’s an introduction to them.

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Tips and advice on how to hit bunker shots

Playing out of the sand – how to hit bunker shots

Playing from the sand is something that causes golfers a lot of anxiety. Our guide to how to hit bunker shots will ease your worries.

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Tips and techniques for learning how to chip a golf ball properly

How to chip a golf ball properly

Golf isn’t all power and brute strength. Knowing how to chip a golf ball properly is an important part of shooting lower scores.

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Golfer following advice on how to stop hooking the ball

How to stop hooking the ball

In golf, straighter shots generally mean lower scores. Here are some tips on how to stop hooking the ball.

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Article explaining how to get a GHIN number

How to get a GHIN number

Knowing how to get a GHIN number is undoubtedly useful. First though, you need to know what one is. This article explains all.

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Golfer practicing how to hit a fade shot

How to hit a fade shot in golf

A fade shot starts to the left of the target and gently curves in to the target (for right-handed players). Learn how to hit a fade shot with these tips.

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Guy practicing how to hit a draw shot in golf

How to hit a draw in golf

Ever wondered how to hit a draw shot in golf? Here’s how, including some great drills you can use to master the draw.

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How to clean golf clubs and grips

It’s important to properly care for and maintain your equipment. This article takes a look at how to clean golf clubs and grips.

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The importance of a golf club’s lie angle

The lie angle of your golf clubs is important because it affects how well you hit your shots.

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