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Golfin Online Coaching Network Review

Golfin is an online coaching network which offers tailored one-to-one tuition through video link consultations and tailored instructional videos with PGA professionals. Golfshake Ambassador Rob Treanor has recently experienced the programme and shares his thoughts on the process, results, and the journey to improvement he embarked on. read more ...


SkyCaddie SX400 Review

Realising that he was consistently losing shots due to poor course management, Golfshake Ambassador Andy Picken has been testing the new SkyCaddie SX400 for us, discovering whether it can improve and help to better inform his decision making when playing golf. read more ...


Galvin Green Apollo Jacket Review

Galvin Green’s ‘APOLLO’ jacket is new for 2020 and from their highly regarded Part One collection. Featuring GORE-TEX Paclite Technology, the Apollo is one of the lightest waterproof jackets they have produced. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has tested and reviewed the product. read more ...


OGIO Fuse 304 Stand Bag Review

The OGIO Fuse 304 Stand Bag arrived late in 2019 and was very much focused on being one of the lightest and most comfortable stand bags on the market. But does it deliver on that promise? Golfshake's Kevin Paver has tested and reviewed the bag for us. read more ...


Callaway MAVRIK Drivers - Tech Talk

Callaway's MAVRIK Driver builds on the progress made by Rogue and Epic Flash, continuing to break new ground in club design. For detailed and unique insight, we met Dr Alan Hocknell, Senior Vice President of Research & Development at Callaway Golf, to mearn more about the technology and features behind the range. read more ...


TaylorMade Spider S Putters Review

TaylorMade's Spider franchise has been a popular range of mallet putters, with the new S for 2020 being the latest edition, delivering the most forgiving model yet. Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has reviewed the Spider S for us. read more ...


Mizuno M Craft Putters Review

Japanese manufacturer, Mizuno is revered for its crafting of golf clubs and the quality of its irons, but that reputation is being translated into putters with the first edition of the new M.CRAFT. Featuring a trio of models and finishes, PGA Professional & Golfshake Equipment Expert, Ryan Rastall has tested each of them for us. read more ...


TaylorMade TRUSS Putters Review

There are many unique and striking putter designs in the golf industry, and TaylorMade's new Truss is another example, created to provide something for those golfers who are seeking the performance of a high-MOI mallet in a traditional shape. However, just who is this designed for, and could it be for you? Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has tested and reviewed Truss for us. read more ...


Titleist Vokey SM8 Wedges Review

First appearing on tour last year, Titleist's new SM8 Wedges have now made their way onto the market, engineered by the revered Bob Vokey, designed to deliver greater performance and better feel. Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has tested and reviewed each of the three grinds and finishes for us. read more ...


Titleist T100S & T400 Irons Review

Part of Titleist's T-Series, the manufacturer has launched its new T100S and T400 Irons. Discovering whether all golfers are now covered by these releases, Ryan Rastall has tested both irons at the Performance Centre at Howley Hall Golf Club, using data to inform his insights on which model is best suited for your game. read more ...


Scotty Cameron Special Select Putters Review

There's a reason why Scotty Cameron is such a revered manufacturer of putters, a reputation that is set to be further enhanced by the introduction of eight new Special Select models for the 2020 season. Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has tested two of the new releases for us. read more ...


FatPlate MirrorBar & Mirror Insert Review

FatPlate is regularly seen on European Tour practice ranges, but its PuttPlate category is also hugely popular on the circuit. The MirrorBar has been engineered to encourage better alignment, helping you to hole more putts. Golfshake Ambassador Mel Davies has been testing the MirrorBar and PuttPlate Mirror Insert for us read more ...


20 of the Best Courses for Practice Facilities in 2020

Golfers love spending time working on their games in the pursuit of improvement, but you need the requisite space to get the most from practicing. Many clubs and venues have invested heavily in enhancing the infrastructure of their property, delivering more appealing practice facilities to both members and visitors.  read more ...


adidas #CodeChaos Boa Golf Shoe Review

This year, adidas Golf has launched its striking new #CodeChaos range of footwear. Taking the shoes onto the course during the depths of winter, Golfshake's Kevin Heggie discovered how they perform in such testing conditions. read more ...


PXG 0311 GEN3 Irons Review

PXG Irons are unquestionably expensive, but to discover whether the quality of performance matches the price, Golfshake's Equipment Expert, Ryan Rastall visited PXG's Northern Fitting Hub at Garforth Golf Club to test and review the new 0311 GEN3. read more ...


20 Courses to Play in 2020 in the South East

The Open Championship returns to Royal St George's in 2020, placing golf's spotlight on the South East of England. To help you find the best courses in this region, we have studied reviews in the Golfshake Course Section to identify which venues everyday golfers have rated most highly.  read more ...


20 of the Best Courses for Food & Drink in 2020

When the Golfshake Community reviews courses they have played in the Golfshake Course Section, Food & Drink is one of the key categories that are rated, showcasing the best venues for enjoying lunch or dinner after your round. read more ...


Callaway MAVRIK Range On Course Test

Discovering more about the new MAVRIK range of golf clubs, Golfshake's Kevin Paver and Ryan Rastall visited Dubai and played 18 holes in the company of Callaway's Owen Davies, using the full product line, testing the drivers, woods and irons for themselves, seeing how they perform on the course, in addition to learning about the technology. read more ...


20 Courses to Play in 2020 in the East

From classic links courses to beautifully presented resort venues, there is a lot to golf in the East of England, a vast landscape packed with variety. The challenge is working out which of these destinations you want to experience, but that is where the Golfshake Course Section comes into its own. read more ...


Cleveland Launcher HB Turbo Driver Review

Packed with technology, Cleveland's new Launcher HB Turbo Driver has been designed to deliver enhanced forgiveness, aligned with a high launch and low spin, attributes that should make it an appealing club for a wide variety of golfers. Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has tested and reviewed it for us. read more ...


Best Super Game Improvement Irons of 2020

Unquestionably the most fun clubs you can hit, Super Game Improvement Irons represent an emerging category that have been created to make the game easier for higher handicap golfers. Golfshake's Ryan Rastall provides an informed assessment to direct you towards the right clubs for your game. read more ...


Best Mid-Handicap Irons of 2020

Designed with better players who are searching for those higher levels of performance in mind, Mid-Handicap Irons represent a massively diverse category that can be hard to search through. Fortunately, that's where Golfshake's Ryan Rastall comes into play, having tested the major releases that you'll see on the market read more ...


Best Game Improver Irons of 2020

Game Improvement Irons are engineered for a wide spectrum of golfers, generally those searching for greater performance and forgiveness. Packed with the latest technology incorporated to make the game that little bit easier for the majority of players. Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has described the best of 2020. read more ...


FootJoy Pro SL & Pro SL Carbon Review

FootJoy has launched its new Pro SL and Pro SL Carbon golf shoes for 2020, the next generation in a hugely popular line. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has taken both models onto the course for a varied test in a wide range of weather and conditions. read more ...


2019 Golfshake Golf Course Awards

The Golfshake Course Section is home to over 250,000 independent golf course reviews. We have compiled each of the reviews from last year to reveal our 'Golfshake Golf Course Awards' to recognise those venues that had a successful season when it came to connecting with our Members. read more ...


Best Drivers of 2020

With so many new drivers being launched onto the market for this year, it can be hard to choose between them, but to help you find the best to try out at the range or consider buying to enhance your game, Golfshake's Equipment Expert Ryan Rastall has selected his favourites for 2020. read more ...


How SuperSpeed Golf Can Help You to Gain More Distance

Looking to take his game to the next level, Golfshake Ambassador Matt Holbrook has spent much of winter using SuperSpeed Golf to add more distance to his driving. Matt explains what the product is, how it works, and what differences it has already made to his swing. read more ...


What Makes Mallorca a Top European Golf Destination

It has been over 80 years since the first course opened on the stunning Spanish island of Mallorca, and decades later this destination has truly blossomed into a golf offering to be reckoned with. Golfshake's Andy Waple explains why this beautiful part of the world should be considered a must visit. read more ...


Mizuno ST200 Drivers Review

Collaborated between Mizuno's Japanese and American R&D Teams, the iconic manufacturer has launched three new drivers; the ST200, the ST200G and ST200X. Stepping into the Performance Centre at Howley Hall Golf Club, Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has tested the clubs and explains the differences between them. read more ...


PING Heppler Putters Review

Revealing an assortment of new models, PING has introduced its Heppler Putter Range, which offer a machined, solid steel face for golfers who prefer a firmer impact feel and sound. Golfshake's Ryan Rastall has taken them onto the putting green for a test, assessing the look and performance. read more ...


PING G710 Irons Review

Succeeding the G700, PING has launched its new G710 Irons, which are reputed to be the longest and easiest to hit that the brand has released. With such a billing, Golfshake's Ryan Rastall was excited to test them out for us. read more ...


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 ...


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