The winners WGC trophy on the 1st tee during Thursday's Round 1 of the 2012 World Golf Championship Bridgestone Invitational at The Firestone Country Club, Akron, Ohio, USA 2nd August 2012 (Photo Eoin Clarke/

The WGC-Bridgestone Invitational coming in August

One of the World Golf Championships (WGC) includes the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at the Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. The yearly event take place every year in August and the current sponsor, WGC-Bridgestone, is expected to carry its contract to hold the tournament until 2018. Currently about 75 of the world’s best professional golfers are […]


Tradition filled Masters Tournament

2015 Masters Tournament or Championship is scheduled to be played from April 9 through 12 at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. This will be the 79th Masters Tournament and it is one of the four major professional golf championship games. Masters have been held at this location since 1934 when it was […]


Would you like to buy a golf course?

Golf’s popularity soared when Tiger Wood won the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Georgia in 1997. Following his win golf tournaments attracted huge numbers of participants as well as a massive television audience. Direct result of this new found popularity is when Tiger won U.S. Open in Pebble Beach, California some 400 golf courses were under […]


Titanium advantage for players

In early 2014, titanium coated golf clubs took the center stage due to many published reports including some research conducted by universities for possible fires that can be started with a spark emanating from a club. Two fires near the University of California, Irvine prompted them to investigate the matter. Golf clubs are made from […]


Bay Hill is coming in March 2015

The infamous Arnold Palmer Invitational is due to take place on March 19 through 22, 2015 at the Bay Hill Club and Lodges in Orlando, Florida. The purse is expected to be $6,300,000. Players to watch at this year’s competition include Jason Day, Adam Scott, Rickie Fowler, Keegan Bradley, Henrik Stenson, Brandt Snedeker, K.J. Choi, […]


Escaping from a sand trap

A golf course hazard filled with sand is a sand trap or sometimes called sand bunker. Hitting ball where you intend to hit and the clubhead enter the sand behind the ball creating a divot is the best bunker shot that will get you out of the trap. Bunker stance is pretty much standard many […]


Let’s learn about wedges

A wedge in a golf setting is an iron designed for use under special situations. They provide the highest loft, shortest shaft, and the heaviest clubhead of all irons. This is why many players use wedges for short distance lob shots as to get the ball on to the green from a hazard such as […]


The Endless Mountains in Pocono

Article written by Gear Up 4 Nature In the northeastern side of Pennsylvania, lies the beautiful stretch of Pocono Mountains. This place is known for the seemingly never-ending mountain ranges that go through thousands of square miles. The whole region is filled with lush forests, placid lakes, majestic waterfalls and rivers. It is a perfect […]