Every year around this time, I feel for gift givers who are trying to fill a golfer’s stocking with stuff. Generally there is a lack of knowledge and understanding of what the golfer actually wants or needs is the challenge. So, I suggest that before you head to the nearest Golftown, ask the golfer what they would like and make sure they are specific! It helps reduce the stress for everyone. Continue reading
Who would have thought that a simple question about iron covers would spark such and interesting conversation. In the past, I have advocated the use of the iron covers, but have slowly edged away from their use. Mostly because, I would wear them out or lose one. They generally lasted one season and then it was time for a new set. I always thought that they made a great Christmas gift, but apparently I was breaking the cool rule for golfers! Continue reading
Christmas giving is over. The gifts are unwrapped and I hope everyone received the top items on their list. If you are a golfer, there is a very good chance that golf balls were part of your haul. I did not ask for, nor receive golf balls this year because I still have about 5 dozen unopened boxes. Of course, if any manufacturer out there wants to send me some new golf balls to try, I am always open to writing a review on their product. (I know, a shameless plug). Now that you have a dozen or two new spheres of joy, the real question is: do you need to carry all of them during every round? Continue reading
It is that time of year again, it is time for all the grateful golfers to relish in the joy of receiving golf-themed Christmas gifts! Each year, stockings are filled with gadgets and golfing paraphernalia that brings joy and happiness to the receiver!
Through the years, I have received many golf gadgets. Some very useful, others…..
Here is what some of my readers have to say about golf gadgets:
Sometimes, I think golfers forget the real reason for receiving golf-themed Christmas gifts. It is an attempt by our loved ones to share in our joy and love for the game! They worry and fret over the giving the perfect gift to the fanatical golfer. If you think about it, their efforts to share in the joy of our passion is touching! I am always grateful for their the thought of the gift and the intent it was given.
To help the those wishing to buy something special for that special golfer, Josh at Golf is Mental offers 9 great suggestions. I personally like number 8!
The Christmas season is around the corner, I want to offer thanks on behalf of all golfers to our loved ones for their efforts to share in our passion!
I am a grateful golfer! See you on the links!