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Garmin S40 Approach GPS Watch Review

As a Garmin watch user since the launch of the S1 way back in 2010, Golfshake Contributor Kevin Heggie was really interested in seeing the latest advancements in golf watch technology, which is now available in the S40 Approach GPS, so we dispatched him to take the device for a test on the iconic Brabazon Course at The Belfry. read more ...


Bowood Hotel, Spa & Golf Stay & Play Review

Bowood Hotel, Spa & Golf resort has developed a reputation as a top-class destination. The family owned venue made a significant investment to add a luxury hotel and spa to the existing facilities on the Estate. Golfshake sent Ambassador Rob Treanor along to experience the delights of Bowood. read more ...


GolfBuddy Aim L10V Review

The GolfBuddy Aim L10V is a premium laser rangefinder. Part of a range of distance measuring devices, the newly launched GolfBuddy products have an offering to suit all tastes and budgets. Golfshake Ambassador Rob Treanor has been testing the new Aim L10V for us. read more ...


GolfBuddy Aim V10 GPS Review

GolfBuddy's Aim V10 is the most advanced voice GPS that the acclaimed brand has released to date, packed with improvements. Golfshake Ambassador Rob Cross has been testing it for us to see how these features translate onto the golf course. read more ...


GolfBuddy Aim W10 Golf Watch Review

We recently asked Golfshake Contributor Saul Guilford to test and try out the GolfBuddy Aim W10 Golf Watch. We wanted his perspective as a 4-handicap golfer based at Moor Allerton Golf Club who had never used a watch before. read more ...


FootJoy Tour X Golf Shoe Review

FootJoy has brought together the best of three acclaimed models to complete the new Tour X golf shoe, which has been designed to deliver tour level innovation and performance. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has been testing this exciting release for us and shares his thoughts in this detailed review. read more ...


New Arccos Update Supports Precision Pin Position And Android Wearables

Arccos has revealed the latest updated to its acclaimed Arccos Caddie platform, which has embraced Precision Pin Positioning and Android Wearables to help golfers play more smarter and shoot lower scores. read more ...


Night Golf at Amendoeira Resort VLOG

The Amendoeira Resort is a jewel in the crown of the Algarve, featuring the acclaimed Faldo and O'Connor Courses, but part of what makes this venue distinct is the 9-Hole Academy Course which can be played under the floodlights! Golfshake's Kevin Paver and Ryan Rastall grasped at the opportunity to experience Night Golf. read more ...


Wilson D7 Forged Irons Review

Launching a genuine players iron for the 2020 season, Wilson Golf's D7 Forged Irons have been engineered to build on the considerable success of the brand's D7 range to combine distance, looks and feel. PGA Pro Ryan Rastall has reviewed this latest offering for us. read more ...


TaylorMade SIM Drivers Review

Headlining TaylorMade's 2020 product launch, the new SIM and SIM MAX Drivers are reputedly the fastest and most forgiving that the manufacturer has produced. But how does the technology stand up? Golfshake's Equipment Expert, Ryan Rastall has tested them for us. read more ...


COBRA SPEEDZONE Driver Review

Following the recent announcement of the COBRA SPEEDZONE family for 2020, Golfshake equipment expert Ryan Rastall took the opportunity to test out these new clubs ahead of the season.  In this video Ryan tests the COBRA SPEEDZONE Driver. read more ...


COBRA SPEEDZONE Irons Review

Following the recent announcement of the COBRA SPEEDZONE family for 2020, Golfshake equipment expert Ryan Rastall took the opportunity to test out these new clubs ahead of the season.  In this video Ryan tests the COBRA SPEEDZONE Variable and One Length irons. read more ...


COBRA SPEEDZONE Fairway Woods Review

Following the recent announcement of the COBRA SPEEDZONE family for 2020, Golfshake equipment expert Ryan Rastall took the opportunity to test out these new clubs ahead of the season.  In this video Ryan tests the COBRA SPEEDZONE fairway woods. read more ...


COBRA SPEEDZONE Variable and One Length Hybrid Review

Following the recent announcement of the COBRA SPEEDZONE family for 2020, Golfshake equipment expert Ryan Rastall took the opportunity to test out these new clubs ahead of the season.  In this video Ryan tests the COBRA SPEEDZONE Variable and One Length hybrids. read more ...


COBRA King Forged Tec Irons Review

The COBRA King Forged Tec irons feature a muscle back shaped design, hollow cavity infused with foam microspheres and tungsten weighting which focuses on distance and playability in this players iron. Find out what Equipment Expert Ryan Rastall thought in this video. read more ...


Cleveland Launcher UHX Irons Review

The new Cleveland Launcher UHX irons feature utility-hollow long irons and cavity back short irons creating a nice blend through the set which is focused on forgiveness in the long irons and control in the short irons.  Find out what Equipment Expert Ryan Rastall thought in this video. read more ...


Cleveland Launcher HB Turbo Irons Review

The new Cleveland Launcher HB Turbo irons are new on the market and follow the current trend for the hybrid style design in irons.  With the hollow design and HiBore Crown the Cleveland Launcher HB aim to provide forgiveness and trajectory throughout the set and will help golfers who struggle to get the ball up in the air. read more ...


Bury St Edmunds Golf Club Feature Review

Bury Edmunds Golf Club in Suffolk is a parkland course that was originally designed by legendary British golfer, Ted Ray. Highly Recommended on Golfshake, Matt Holbrook went to experience the venue and discover why it's so positively regarded. read more ...


Wilson Launch Pad Irons Review

PGA Professional and Equipment Expert, Ryan Rastall has taken the new Wilson Launch Pad irons to the Performance Centre at Howley Hall Golf Club for a detailed analysis, explaining the technology, what to expect, and the potential impact on your game. read more ...


50 of the Best UK Courses to Play in 2020

2020 is significant for not only being a new year, but the beginning of a fresh decade. To help you find new courses to experience in the Twenties, we bring together 50 of the Best UK Feature Reviews on Golfshake, all published during the past season. read more ...


Privilege at Play Book Review

Golfshake's Will Trinkwon decided to take an academic route in his golf book reading by digestingand reviewing Hugo Ceron-Anaya’s book, Privilege at Play: Class, Gender, and Golf in Mexico, which takes a sociological view of the game. read more ...


Reviewing the New GolfBuddy GPS Range

GPS and laser rangefinders have become an essential part of the game for many golfers, with GolfBuddy at the forefront. Among the latest range are the Aim L10V rangefinder, Aim W10 Watch and Aim V10 GPS. Golfshake's Kevin Paver and Ryan Rastall have been testing them for us to discover which most appeals to them. read more ...


100 Golf Courses to Play in England

Delving into course reviews posted on Golfshake in 2019, we have identified the top rated venues throughout each region of England. Find your place in the country, and pick out new courses in your area to experience in 2020 and beyond. read more ...


The Lodge at Prince's Golf Club Stay & Play Review

Prince's Golf Club is a revered venue in Sandwich, Kent, a place loved by Golfshake's Andrew Picken. But he hadn't yet taken the opportunity to sample the striking accomodation on site, The Lodge. Andy returned to experience this paradise of links golf. read more ...


Luffenham Heath Golf Club Feature Review

Luffenham Heath is a regarded as being one of the finest heathland golf courses in the Midlands, a reputation matched by its standing with the Golfshake Community. Looking for somewhere to play, Kevin Heggie stopped by to experience the venue for himself. read more ...


Harleyford Golf Club Feature Review

Harleyford Golf Club is a Highly Recommended venue on Golfshake, located in Buckinghamshire. Andrew Picken recently had the chance to experience it for himself, delving further to provide insight, including from course architect Donald Steel. read more ...


The Best 9 Hole Golf Courses of 2019

There are many pleasures to a nine-hole golf course. But what are the best shorter layouts near you? We have studied the many thousands of reviews on Golfshake to identify some must plays for 2020 and beyond. read more ...


Wilson Staff Model Utility Iron Review

Wilson's new Staff Model Utility has now been officially launched, a club that PGA Pro and Golfshake's Equipment Expert, Ryan Rastall took the opportunity to test and review for us at Howley Hall Golf Club's Performance Studio. read more ...


Mizuno T20 Wedges Review

Mizuno's T20 Wedges have been in the bags of tour players for a considerable period, but they have now transitioned onto the market for public consumption. PGA Pro Ryan Rastall has tested them for us and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Top 5 Waterproof Golf Jackets

We're afraid to confirm that it is truly the season for waterproofs. Golfshake's Kevin Paver and PGA Professional Ryan Rastall have taken a closer look at the best waterproof jackets available for the Autumn/Winter 2019/2020 Season, counting down their top five for the year. read more ...


Odyssey Stroke Lab Ten Putter Review

Featuring the latest and most innovative technology, Golfshake's Equipment Expert & PGA Pro at Howley Hall Golf Club, Ryan Rastall has tested and reviewed the new Odyssey Stroke Lab Ten Putter. read more ...


Beau Desert Golf Club Feature Review

Beau Desert is a heathland course situatued near Cannock in South Staffordshire, a short drive from The Belfry, and is Highly Recommended on Golfshake. Richard Moore had the chance to experience it and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Perranporth Golf Club Feature Review

One of many spectacular golf courses in Cornwall, Perranporth is known for its fun layout and stunning views. Golfshake Ambassador Matt Holbrook had the opportunity to experience this memorable venue for himself. read more ...


Trevose Golf & Country Club Feature Review

The Harry Colt designed Trevose Golf & Country Club is Highly Recommended on Golfshake and revered in Cornwall. Matt Holbrook took the opportunity to visit and sample this acclaimed venue for himself. read more ...


St Enodoc Golf Club Feature Review

Designed by James Braid, the Church Course at St Enodoc Golf Club is widely considered to be among the finest in the UK. Golfshake Ambassador Matt Holbrook visited Cornwall to see for himself. read more ...


Arccos Caddie 2.0 Review

The Arccos Caddie 2.0 has been created to provide golfers with the opportunity to track shots during their round, with the device using that data and analysis to offer real time strategic advice. But how accurate is it? Golfshake's Kevin Paver has been testing it for us. read more ...


Monte Rei North Course Feature Review

Monte Rei Golf & Country Club is home to a Jack Nicklaus Signature Course, and is consistently rated as the best in Portugal. Golfshake's Kevin Paver visited to find out more and experience this revered layout for himself. read more ...


PING Norse PrimaLoft Vest & Zoned II Jacket Review

Part of their AW19 Performance Apparel Collection, PING has released its Norse PrimaLoft Vest and Zoned II Jacket for this Winter. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has been testing both products and shares his thoughts in this review. read more ...


Bowood Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort Feature Review

Bowood is a greatly acclaimed stay and play venue in Wiltshire, Highly Recommended on Golfshake. Rob Treanor had the chance to visit and shares his thoughts on the facility and its Dave Thomas designed PGA Championship Course. read more ...


Northern Ball Markers Review

Northern Ball Markers is a newly launched company that creates custom ball markers and golf accessories in brass, aluminium and copper materials. Golfshake Ambassador Mel Davies has been using a marker and divot tool and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Royal West Norfolk Golf Club Feature Review

A regular feature in numerous ‘Top 100’ rankings and Highly Recommended on Golfshake, Royal West Norfolk has a unique place in Britain's golf landscape. Kevin Heggie recently had the chance to play Brancaster and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Archerfield Dirleton Course Feature Review

The stunning Archerfield Links is a Highly Recommended venue on Golfshake and boasts two acclaimed golf courses. Ambassador Rob Treanor played the Dirleton and shares his thoughts on the layout. read more ...


Duca del Cosma Golf Shoe Range Test

Duca del Cosma is an exciting brand that has sought to revolutionise the world of golf footwear by introducing Italian style and craftsmanship onto the market. We gathered several of our Golfshake Ambassadors at Coventry Golf Club to test a selection of the models for themselves. read more ...


Huddersfield Golf Club Feature Review

Huddersfield Golf Club - often known as Fixby - has recently completed a project to improve the bunkering, taking the course back to its heyday when laid out by Herbert Fowler in the 1930s. Andy Waple took the chance to visit and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Duca del Cosma Monterosso Shoe Review

Duca del Cosma is a brand that has been inspired by the Italian way of living, providing unique and comfortable golf shoes. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has recently tested the Monterosso models for us on the course. read more ...


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