Montrose Golf Links

‘Never seen anything like that’: Wild storm covers iconic Scottish golf course in sand

Montrose Golf Links has weathered the elements for more than 450 years, but has never seen conditions quite like this.

The Partner: In the beginning, Fred was an unlikely golf buddy. By his mysterious end, he was something else

Fred was the ultimate golf partner, right up until his death. The mystery of his end still haunts the author, but the example of Fred’s life changed him forever.

LPGA major winner’s awards-show snub triggers cries of sexism

Women’s British Open champion Georgia Hall got the short end of the stick during a BBC sports awards ceremony.

A golfer rolls a putt toward the hole.

This was our most-read putting tip of 2018 produced hundreds of instructional articles in 2018, but one putting tip was the most popular. Here’s hoping it helps your game in 2019.

Bryson Compass

Golf’s most bizarre rules controversies of the year, ranked!

There were plenty this year to choose from, and we know, the Rules are “simplifying” come 2019. Yeah, okay. We’ll believe it when we see it.

Tommy Fleetwood will need a replacement set for his Nike VR Pro blades at some point.

Paul Casey trolls Tommy Fleetwood with box of Nike VR Pro irons on Instagram

Fleetwood still wants Casey’s old irons, desperately, but Casey isn’t finished teasing his Ryder Cup teammate over the clubs.

Rory McIlroy speaks with Keith Pelley, CEO of the European Tour, during the 2018 DP World Tour Championship.

European Tour CEO flies to Belfast to convince Rory McIlroy to keep his membership

It took a last-ditch effort from the Euro Tour’s head honcho Keith Pelley to get McIlroy to commit to not abandoning the tour in 2019.

Patrick Reed and Tiger Woods walk off the green at the 2018 Ryder Cup.

‘I’d roll with him anytime’: Furyk says Tiger was pumped to play with Reed at Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods had wanted to play alongside Captain America in the Ryder Cup for quite some time, according to Jim Furyk.


Jordan Spieth hits balls on the practice range following the second round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

Jordan Spieth’s complete pre-round warm-up, minute by minute

Ever wonder how the pros gear up for their rounds — and what you can learn from them? We tracked Jordan Spieth's every move to find out.

A cheating golfer flicks their ball into the cup.

The Etiquetteist: How should you call out a cheating opponent?

How you handle a cheat hinges on three factors: the importance of the match, the seriousness, and the value of the relationship.

Top 100 Courses


GOLF’s 2017-18 ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the World

Our 18th biennial celebration of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S. and the World is a global blast—even if it’s not exactly a surprise...


America's Finest: Our 2017-18 ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S.

Our 18th biennial ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S. is a mix of the old, the new and the newly rediscovered. Text by Joe Passov.

GOLF Films

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GOLF Films Presents: Bobbi

Bobbi Lancaster hid who she was for decades, until golf helped give her the courage to finally be herself.

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All Square: Tiger Woods, Steve Scott and the 1996 U.S. Amateur Final

GOLF Films presents the story of the 1996 U.S. Amateur final between Tiger Woods and Steve Scott.