Slam Dunk Hole-Outs: Six Of The Best

There are few highlight reels that get our attention more readily than a collection of slam-dunk golf shots. Be they bunker hole-outs which gracefully flop into the hole much to the delight of their sand-dwelling master, or approach shots from 180 yards out with the exponent telling everyone and anyone…

Rick Shiels: Titleist AVX Golf Ball Review

This week Rick has his hands on the new Titleist AVX golf balls and he's checking their performance against the highly successful Titleist Pro V1 and Pro V1X. With a little on-course testing at Worsley Marriott and the Foresight GCQuad launch monitor to provide the all-important data, check out Rick's…

The Open 2018: Hole19's Top Ten 'Players To Watch'

The third major of 2018 is almost upon us and we are coming over all prophetic here at Hole19 HQ in predicting each of the 'Players to Watch' at the 147th Open Championship. We're only a mere two weeks away from Jordan Spieth's defence of the Claret Jug and we…

What's on in Costa del Sol in 2018

Costa del Sol (coastline of the Province of Málaga in Spain), affectionately nicknamed ‘Costa del Golf’, is the golfing destination of choice for countless golf lovers, having the highest concentration of high-quality golf courses in Europe. This part of southern Spain has more than 70 different golf courses to choose…

Mark Crossfield: Classic Short Game Challenge

Mark and his good buddy Coach Lockey are taking on a rather treacherous golf shot and turning it into a bit of a 'short game challenge' - all in the name of good fun, of course. Which of the dynamic duo will come out on top? (Spoiler Alert: one would…

Rolex Series: HNA Open de France Preview

The European Tour stops off at Le Golf National in Paris this week for the HNA Open de France - the third of eight separate lucrative Rolex Series events on this season's calendar. This year's Ryder Cup venue will play host to an impressive field who will each battle it…