December 5, 2019
Babe Didrikson Golfing

Breaking Barriers

Long before Annika Sorenstam competed in the 2003 Bank of America Colonial, Babe Zaharias became the first – and only – female golfer to make the cut at a PGA TOUR event, shooting 76 and 81 during the first two …

December 2, 2019
Mike Austin holding fairway wood

Longest Recorded Drive Was 515 Yards

English-American pro golfer and kinesiology expert Michael Hoke Austin is credited with making the longest drive. While playing in the U.S. National Seniors Tournament in 1974, Hoke drove the ball a mind-boggling 515 yards. PGA champion Chandler Harper, Hoke’s …

November 29, 2019
The bull golf course


The health benefits of golf are far greater than most of us seem to believe, and may have a much greater and broader impact on our wellbeing than we may have realised. Considering how well a good golf facility can …

November 27, 2019
a golfer celebrating watching his putt

Live Longer

A Swedish study by the Karolinska Institutet led by Professor Anders Ahlbom, found that golfers have a 40% lower death rate, which corresponds to a 5-year increase in life expectancy …

November 25, 2019
Rahm celebrating


The anonymous winner placed the bet in January and after Jon Rahm won the season-long Race to Dubai title, his bet has finally come in.

The bet was a four-fold, that involved Xander Schauffele winning the Sentry Tournament of Champions …

November 24, 2019
little boy blowing the golf ball into the hole

Are You Ready For 2020 Golf Fun?

Fanshawe Golf Coaches School Conducts Golf And Life Skills Classes, Clinics And Camps Year-Round At Many London Ontario And Area Locations To Children And Adults Ages 4 To 100. Keep Reading To See How You Can Take Us Up On

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November 22, 2019
a golfer teeing off

Low Injury

Golf is a low-impact activity in the sense that one walks on a soft, gently rolling surface. More mature players find this attractive as they can burn calories with a low risk of injury.…

November 21, 2019
a man sleeping in bed peacefully

Improved Sleep

Exercise and fresh air are a powerful combination for improved sleep. Walking the course will give you a good workout. Regular exercise helps you sleep faster and remain in a deep sleep for longer. Sleep helps your muscles rest and …