Egypt. Round with Pharaoh
When it comes to Golf, in most cases there are persistent associations with Prim England, aristocratic Wales, Scotland or, in extreme cases, with the United States. And, of course, I…

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15 things every golfer hates
In this sport, players are spared even having to carry their own equipment. But some aspects of Golf can cause serious annoyance. We offer a look at the list of…

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HOLES OF DIFFERENT NEEDS: WHAT IS STEAM AND WHAT IT EATS?
Beginners on the Golf course are often lost, hearing from a partner incomprehensible word "steam". Why is a Golf hole marked "par-3" or "par-4" if you can just have fun?…

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Coward doesn’t play Golf. Ice the contest.

“A coward does not play Golf” -this is how the familiar phrase can now sound in a new way. And all because to play Golf on ice under force only to those who are not afraid of a scorching icy wind and a 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 Minnesota. To date, the game has thousands of fans around the world.

Since 1997, ice Golf Championships have been held annually in Greenland, on the island of Umanak, 560 km from the Arctic circle. As the fields were Greenland fjords-large ice fields, which drilled 36 holes (stroke-play) with the expectation of 2 days of play. Is white the ice was marked hardy red paint. The main obstacles for players were icebergs and snowy hills. Continue reading

Playing on the field and indoors. Is there a big difference?

To make a decision in favor of a particular way of the game can only compare all the nuances inherent in each of them. However, let’s start with what unites Golf in the open and in artificial conditions:

* The basic principle is the same for both versions of Golf: “made a good shot-had fun.”

* Clubs and balls-usual

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

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"Who doesn't like it on land." Golf on the water
It would seem that all that could surprise the architects in terms of original projects of Golf courses, have already surprised. In the most unexpected corners of the world found…

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Mini Golf was invented for women!
Playing mini Golf is much older than you think. The very first mini-Golf course was built back in 1867 in the Ladies ' club of St. Andrews. At that time,…

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