Fun facts about mini Golf
Golf is one of the few sports in the world where the playing fields are so unusual. Every Golf course in the world is unique and no two can be…

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How Golf courses are created. Master class from Edwin Roald
Icelandic Golf architect Edwin Roald shared tips on the full cycle of Golf course construction. As Deputy Director of the Iceland Golf Association, Roald was responsible for the reconstruction and…

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How to spin a ball
Trimming the ball gives it reverse rotation. A clipping shot will give the ball a high trajectory and allow it to fly a greater distance. Also, the ball with a…

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Monthly Archives: July 2018

A coward doesn’t play Golf. Ice the contest.

“A coward does not play Golf”-this is how a familiar phrase can now sound in a new way. And all because playing Golf on ice is only possible for those who are not afraid of the scorching icy wind and meeting with the main rivals-polar bears.

Golf on ice is a relatively young phenomenon. The first Amateur championship in this unique sport was held in 1984 in the state of Minnesota. Today, the game has thousands of fans around the world.

Since 1997, the ice Golf Championships have been held annually in Greenland, on the island of Umanak, 560 km from the Arctic circle. Continue reading

Clubs in the hands of kids

The First Tee is a unique American program aimed at attracting children to Golf lessons. Executive Director of the program Joe Luois Barrow is convinced that the passion for this game since childhood will have a positive impact on many aspects of life in the future. In proof of his theory, Mr. Luois gave several indisputable arguments:

1. Health and excellent fitness. The problem of physical inactivity and obesity, which has recently become relevant for most children, can be solved thanks to Golf. Constantly moving around the field during the game with a small load behind your shoulders in the form of a bag with clubs burns a certain amount of calories. So, a player weighing about 70 kg will lose 350 calories in one round. Continue reading

Greece. Games of the gods
Sun, sea, wine, Sirtaki... and Golf. This unexpected detail now complements the usual idea of Greece. The history of Golf is supposed to have Scottish roots, and this is one…

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Golf is what the doctor ordered!
The positive impact of sport on a person's physical condition was recognized in the days of Ancient Rome and Greece. However, the first scientific research in this area can only…

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10 unique mini-Golf courses in history
10 unique mini Golf courses-Golf is not just miniature Golf. Of course, this is what the name implies, but a few rounds of mini Golf can be something much more…

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How to spin a ball
Trimming the ball gives it reverse rotation. A clipping shot will give the ball a high trajectory and allow it to fly a greater distance. Also, the ball with a…

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