2014 Holiday Gift Guide

1 of 23 Courtesy of Garmin
Garmin Approach S6, $400; garmin.com Like other Garmin distance measurement devices, the S6 includes preloaded courses and can be paired with an iPhone for missed call, text and email alerts, but unlike other devices, it also features a full-color touchscreen with the ability to see a map of the entire hole on the watch. As an added bonus, Garmin's "Swing Metrics" system can measure and calculate your tempo and power percentage.
2 of 23 Courtesy of Ashworth
Ashworth Golf Encinitas Wingtip, $200; ashworthgolf.com Offering a classic design in a lightweight, spikeless package, the Encinitas Wingtip can be worn from the office to the course. A leather upper adds a touch of luxury while a soft EVA midsole provides full length cushioning and comfort.
3 of 23 Courtesy of Dunning
Dunning Lined Merino Windshirt, $135; dunninggolf.com Composed of certified "non-mulesed" merino wool, Dunning's wind shirt not only looks classy, it's also all natural and 100 percent Australian.
4 of 23 Courtesy of Kentwool
Kentwool KW Series Pro-Light, $20.95; kentwoolsocks.com Composed of a 50/50 blend of Kentwool's "superfine" merino wool and bamboo, the Pro-Light maintains the soft feel, moisture-wicking properties and 100 percent blister-free guarantee of the company's other sock models, but introduces a thinner in-shoe feel.
5 of 23 Courtesy of Kaenon
Kaenon Burnet Frost, $239; kaenon.com Kaenon's popular active lifestyle frame gets a limited edition update as a part of the company's "Winter Frost" collection. Additional features include Kaenon's "SR-91" lens material, which offers lightweight shatter resistance and detail definition.
6 of 23 Courtesy of Arccos Golf
Arccos Golf, $400; arccosgolf.com This real-time GPS stat tracking system measures and records every shot you take during a round of golf via GPS and Bluetooth technology. It uses sensors that attach to the grip end of your club and pair directly with the free iPhone app. The data collected (like distances, putts per round and fairways hit) helps you track your progress on the course and identify areas of your game in need of improvement.
7 of 23 Courtesy of FootJoy
FootJoy D.N.A., $220/$240 Boa Model; footjoy.com Worn on the PGA Tour by Adam Scott, the D.N.A. offers lightweight support and a comfortable, secure fit via FootJoy's "Xtra-Thick FTF FitBed" and "NitroThinTPU" outsole.
8 of 23 Courtesy of Oakley
Oakley Birkett Jacket, $150; oakley.com Composed of heavyweight fleece and lightweight down fill, Oakley's Birkett jacket will keep you warm on the course in the chilliest of climates. Stretch fabric and specially engineered shoulder seams aid in freedom of movement throughout the swing, and there's even an elastic binding at the cuffs to keep the sleeves from riding up.
9 of 23 Courtesy of Jones
Jones All-Weather Stand Bag, $249.95; jonesgolfbags.com Fans of "old-school cool" will love the understated look of Jones' All-Weather Stand Bag. Features include a single strap design (for ambidextrous carry), a fur top club divider, two full-length outerwear pockets and a rain hood with a seam sealed zipper.
10 of 23 Courtesy of Titleist
Titleist Personalized Golf Balls, $28-$62; titleist.com Until December 31, you can enjoy free personalization on Titleist Pro V1, Pro V1x, NXT Tour, NXT Tour S, Velocity and DT Solo golf ball models when you order at least a dozen. Personalization includes up to three lines of block text at 17 characters per line in black, blue, green, red or pink ink. On custom Pro V1 and Pro V1x orders, you can also personalize with double digit numbers (00 and 11-99), but an additional charge may apply.
11 of 23 Courtesy of Puma
Puma BioDrive, $140; pumagolf.com Designed to be the ultimate golf training shoe, the BioDrive transitions easily from the weight room to the range. Octagonal pods on the sole help increase your foot flexibility and traction, while support in the midfoot and heel provide additional balance and stability.
12 of 23 Courtesy of Bushnell
Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt, $399; bushnellgolf.com When you lock in on the flag, Bushnell's "Jolt Technology" provides short, vibrating bursts to eliminate any doubt about whether or not you have correctly identified and measured your distance the target. Also, new "2nd Generation E.S.P." ("Extreme Speed Precision") technology provides yardages five times faster and more accurately than before.
13 of 23 Courtesy of G/Fore
G/Fore Favourite Stripe Socks, $16; gfore.com Fashion meets function in G/Fore's colorful offering. A moisture-wicking nylon/spandex yarn blend and a seamless toe provide comfort while anti-microbial properties help eliminate odor.
14 of 23 Courtesy of Maui Jim
Maui Jim Wassup sunglasses, $259.95; mauijim.com Maui Jim's light and durable rectangle wrap frame emits a cool vibe on the course, and the company's "PolarizedPlus2" lenses help block UV rays, boost color and eliminate glare -- a helpful recipe for reading putts.
15 of 23 Courtesy of Skechers
Skechers Go Golf Pro, $140; skechers.com Worn on the PGA Tour by Matt Kuchar, the Go Golf Pro boasts premium performance technology with a classic look. Composed of a waterproof leather upper, the shoe also features replaceable spikes and "Resalyte" midsole cushioning for additional comfort.
16 of 23 Courtesy of Ogio
Ogio Silencer Stand Bag, $235; ogio.com Ogio's protective membrane top and proprietary “Unibody Grip Lock” uses flex grab teeth to separate all 14 clubheads and eliminate movement while the bag is being carried or is attached to a golf cart. Additional features include a weight equalizing "Shoxx X4" carry strap and integrated handles for stable and secure lifting.
17 of 23 Courtesy of Nike
Nike RZN Black golf balls, $46; nikegolf.com Now you can play the same ball Rory McIlroy plays in Nike's cool new, high-visibility color: "Volt." The ball's 4-piece urethane construction encourages faster ball speed for longer distance and lower spin for a more penetrating ballflight.
18 of 23 Courtesy of Greg Norman
Greg Norman Lined 1/4 Zip Argyle Wind Vest, $89; gregnormancollection.com Stay warm and stylish in this 100 percent cotton vest, which is specially engineered to trap air inside the garment and lined for additional protection from the wind.
19 of 23 Courtesy of Callaway
Callaway Del Mar Sport, $100; callawaygolf.com This lightweight lifestyle shoe's casual look transitions easily from the street to the course. A wide platform encourages greater stability while a soft leather upper and "Ortholite" insert add comfort. Also included: a two year limited water-resistant warranty and a second set of fashion laces in a complementary color.
20 of 23 Courtesy of Sun Mountain
Sun Mountain C-130S Stand Bag, $239; sunmountain.com The C-130S includes all of the amenities of a cart bag with the added convenience of a retractable stand. Standout features include three utility handles integrated into the top that allow you to lift the bag with ease, and a cart-strap tunnel, which allows the bag to be secured to the cart without blocking access to the bag's pockets.
21 of 23 Courtesy of Bose
Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker, $129.95; bose.com Make your next pro-am or practice session more fun with the new Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth speaker, which connects wirelessly to a smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth enabled device. Weighing in at just 1.25 pounds and measuring just 5 inches wide, 2.1 inches deep and 5.3 inches high, the speaker can last for up to eight hours of unplugged play time and fits easily into any golf bag. Available colors include black, white, blue, red and mint.
22 of 23 Courtesy of Galvin Green
Galvin Green Daniel Insula Pullover, $180; trendygolf.com Developed with a golfer’s swing in mind, Galvin Green's Daniel Insula Pullover features light and soft stretch material that protects you from cold via built-in air chambers that utilize the body's heat to provide thermal insulation.
23 of 23 Courtesy of Ecco
Ecco Biom Hybrid 2, $190; eccousa.com An extra-thin midsole helps you get lower to the ground at address and makes the Biom Hybrid 2 fifteen percent lighter than the original Biom Hybrid model. A dual-density TPU outsole encourages stability while yak leather uppers provide soft, breathable comfort.