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Golf Help / February 16, 2021
What not to do on the golf course

What not to do on the golf course

By Matthew Thompson

There are some unspoken rules on the golf course so we are here to make sure you don’t cause a stir and end up upsetting the players in your group. These are tips on what not to do on the golf course.

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Golf Help / January 26, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Toronto

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Toronto

By Oliver Mauk

If you want to enjoy some beers while getting some swings in, if the weather isn't cooperating, or you just don't feel like heading to the course it's nice to have the option to play some indoor golf around the greater Toronto area. Below are a few of the best places to get some swings in.

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Golf Help / January 26, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around St. Louis

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around St. Louis

By Kris Hart

If you want to enjoy some beers while getting some swings in, if the weather isn't cooperating, or you just don't feel like heading to the course it's nice to have the option to play some indoor golf around the greater St. Louis area.  Below are a few of the best places to get some swings in.

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Golf Help / January 26, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around South Florida

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around South Florida

By Kris Hart

Florida is a great state for golf given you can pretty much play golf nearly every day of the year. There are times when the weather gets cold or in the rainy season when playing golf outdoors is not a reality. For those times when you need a place to play indoor golf or practice the game, we build the below list of the best indoor golf facilities in South Florida.

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Golf Help / January 26, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around San Diego

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around San Diego

By Kris Hart

Indoor golf is becoming more popular every year and its especially important in San Diego with the colder temperatures.  If you want to enjoy some beers while getting some swings in, if the weather isn't cooperating, or you just don't feel like heading to the course it's nice to have the option to play some indoor golf around the greater San Diego area.  Below are a few of the best places to get some swings in.

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Golf Help / January 25, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Phoenix

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Phoenix

By Nextgengolf

 

1) Topgolf

At Topgolf, they have made socializing a sport through a blend of technology and entertainment – and that’s just the game! If you journey through their venue on any given day, you’ll find a place buzzing with energy. Every Topgolf features dozens of climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round comfort with HDTVs in every bay and throughout their sports bar & restaurant.

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Topics: #indoorgolf simulatorgolf

Golf Help / January 25, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Orlando

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Orlando

By Ben Tyler

There are times where getting outside to play golf just isn't viable. Below are five options for indoor golf near the city and a few comments about each facility. Please note, we have not been to all of these facilities, but are doing our analysis based on the facilities online presence.

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Golf Help / January 22, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Los Angeles

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Los Angeles

By Ben Tyler

There are times where getting outside to play golf just isn't viable. Below are five options for indoor golf near the city and a few comments about each facility. Please note, we have not been to all of these facilities, but are doing our analysis based on the facilities online presence.

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Golf Help / January 21, 2021
Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Kansas City

Indoor Golf: 5 Places to Play Around Kansas City

By Kris Hart

If you want to enjoy some beers while getting some swings in, if the weather isn't cooperating, or you just don't feel like heading to the course it's nice to have the option to play some indoor golf around the greater KC area.  Below are a few of the best places to get some swings in.

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Golf Help / December 13, 2020
5 Mistakes to Avoid during Golf Job Interviews

5 Mistakes to Avoid during Golf Job Interviews

By Kris Hart

Lets face it, getting a golf job is tough! There are thousands of people who want to work in the golf industry and there are only a limited number of golf jobs available. Over the last 10 years while working at Nextgengolf and hiring many employees over the years, I have seen some great candidates not get the job or internship we were hiring for given they made some mistakes during the interview process. The list of 5 mistakes to avoid during golf job interviews showcases true stories which happened to me personally or I heard from my colleagues during the interview process

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Golf Help / December 11, 2020
5 ways to improve your golf fitness

5 ways to improve your golf fitness

By Cooper Anibal

Improve golf fitness

The game of golf is one of the few sports where the most athletic person in the group is not necessarily going to be the best golfer. To be good at golf you don't have to be the strongest, run the fastest or jump the highest. Golf is a game that requires technique, superior hand-eye coordination, balance, and core strength. If you are looking to get your body in shape for golf, here are the top 5 things to focus on for a golf specific workout

  1. Periodization
  2. Building strength and power output
  3. Increasing mobility
  4. Balance and core strength
  5. Endurance

These five categories are guaranteed to improve your golf fitness, which will have a direct impact on improving your golf game. Learn more about all the exercises and follow our examples on YouTube and linked articles shown below.

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Golf Help / November 17, 2020
A Daily Golf Workout Plan to Improve Strength and Power

A Daily Golf Workout Plan to Improve Strength and Power

By Cooper Anibal

Taking lessons from a PGA Professional along with playing often, are two great ways to help improve your golf game. However, if you are really looking to take your game to the next level, adding in a golf workout plan is necessary. Paired with good technique, some performance on the course can be attributed to your fitness and physical capabilities. The most important aspect in training for golf is to understand your goal and how you are going to achieve it. Is your goal to hit the ball farther or improve your endurance on the back nine? Either way, if you are disciplined and workout with your goal in mind you should see improvements on the course.

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Golf Help / August 13, 2020
Coolest Custom Wedges

Coolest Custom Wedges

By Connor Brown

Do you ever get jealous when looking at whats in the bag for tour pros and seeing their custom stamped wedges and personalized artwork on their clubs? I look at those and dream of having my own identity and style come out through my wedges and clubs. There are plenty of options for custom wedges and cool designs but here are a few of the coolest custom wedges I've seen.

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Golf Help / July 23, 2020
How to get to a Golf Course without owning a Car

How to get to a Golf Course without owning a Car

By Matthew Thompson

Photo Credit by Alan P. Pittman

Living without a car didn't seem like a reality to me. Born and raised in rural New Jersey, cars were the only way you could get around. Everything was so spaced out, public transportation was limited, and taxis were a rare sight. So when I began planning the move to Boston, doing so without a car was a radical new idea. I quickly found out that not only is it possible, but I was far from alone. A large number of people function without a car, relying on the city's public transportation system. Golfing without a car was another story though.

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Topics: Golf Tips

Golf Help / July 8, 2020
How to protect your golf clubs

How to protect your golf clubs

By Kris Hart

Protect your golf clubs when traveling

Photo Credit: mrtopesgolf.com

If you are an avid golfer, protecting your golf clubs from damage, loss or even theft is something to plan for. Over the last 20 years, I have been relatively lucky to have only one incident where my clubs were damaged while traveling and a second incident where items were stolen out of my bag. To help protect your clubs and golf equipment you’ll find my tips below.

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Topics: GolfTravel