Articles by Kevin Paver
Kevin is a Golfshake ambassador who regularly carries out Golfshake feature reviews for us, product testing and video reviews as well as playing golf at venues around Europe to extend our overseas feature reviews.
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Adidas CodeChaos Golf Shoe Review
Adidas has sought to continue its run of impressive golf shoes by launching the CodeChaos, which has been designed to provide a unique look and feel, but with high performance on the course. Golfshake Ambassador Kevin Paver has been testing them for us and shares his thoughts in this review.
Can I Improve My Clubhead Speed During Lockdown?
With golf not possible during lockdown, Golfshake Ambassador Kevin Paver decided to embark on a challege to increase his swing speed, hoping to reach 100mph, adopting a plan with two speed training companions to help him reach that target. Now, two weeks into the new regime, Kevin describes his progress.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Amendoeira Golf Resort - Faldo Course Review
Golfshake's Kevin Paver & Ryan Rastall took a trip to Amendoeira Resort. Whilst there, they took advantage of the facilities and headed out to play the Faldo Course. The Faldo Course is one of two 18 hole courses on The Amendoeira resort, situated just over 30 minutes from Faro Airport in Silves.
TravisMathew Winter Apparel Review
Winter golf is here. But, don’t put away the golf clubs just yet. Playing at this time of year can actually be hugely enjoyable, providing you are armed with the right gear. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has been testing the new Autumn/Winter outfit from TravisMathew and shares his thoughts on the range.
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.
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.
Galvin Green Archie Waterproof Jacket Review
Galvin Green’s ‘Archie’ jacket is part of their new carbon-inspired collection, which brings together a distinctive, technical look with subtle patterns for golfers who are looking for stylish apparel for the winter. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has been testing it for us.
ECCO S-LITE Review
The ECCO S-LITE is the latest spikeless offering from the innovative Danish brand, delivering a pair of golf shoes that are ideally suited for summer. Golfshake's Kevin Paver has been testing them and shares his thoughts.
Top 5 Tips for Playing Golf on a Family Holiday
Golfshake's Kevin Paver recently took his family on a holiday to Turkey, but as the only golfer, ticking off some of the local courses could have been a challenge. Here, Kevin shares his best tips on playing golf during a family holiday, while crucially keeping everyone happy!
Antalya PGA Sultan Feature Review
The PGA Sultan is part of the Antalya GC complex in Belek, home to the Turkish PGA and former host of the Turkish Airlines event in 2012, won by Justin Rose. Golfshake's Kevin Paver had the opportunity to play and review this spectacular venue.
Belek Gloria New Course Feature Review
Gloria New Course is located within the acclaimed Gloria Golf complex in Belek, Turkey, which Golfshake's Kevin Paver had the envious opportunity to experience for himself, playing and reviewing the venue.
KJUS PRO 3L 2.0 Jacket Review
Kjus is a Swiss-based premium brand that produces sportswear, having increasingly moved into golf. Golfshake's Kevin Paver had the chance to test the Pro 3L 2.0 Jacket, and here is his review, talking through the performance and technology.
PuttOut Putting Mirror Review
PuttOut has become renowned in recent years for its range of training aids, and the new PuttOut Mirror is just the latest. Golfshake's Kevin Paver and Mel Davies have been testing the product, sharing their thoughts in this detailed review.
Shot Scope V2 Review
Shot Scope's new and enhanced V2 has been designed to build on the sucess of the original V1 watch, providing game analysis alongside a GPS. But does it meet or surpass that promise? Golfshake Ambassador Kevin Paver has tested it for us.
PowaKaddy C2i Video Test and Review
The Compact C2 was the fastest selling electric trolley in recent years, and PowaKaddy aimed to take that innovation for 2018 with the release of the C2i. We tasked Golfshake Ambassador Kevin Paver with testing the trolley and sharing his thoughts.
PowaKaddy DRI EDITION Cart Bag Review
PowaKaddy has recently launched their new Dri Edition Cart Bag Range. Golfshake Ambassador Kevin Paver tested and reviewed the bag for us, and here is his Review.
Moor Allerton Feature Review
Golfshake Ambassador Kevin Paver recently experienced the beautiful 27-holes at Moor Allerton. Here, Kevin recaps his day and provides a detailed review of the holes and facilities on offer at this gem of Yorkshire.
Review Alwoodley Golf Club
To the north of Leeds, literally 15 minutes from the city centre is Alwoodley Golf Club. Alwoodley has always been a highly regarded track… and for good reason. A traditional heathland course, it was designed by Dr Alister MacKenzie in 1907, and was the first course he designed. Find out how Golfshake ambassador Kevin Paver got on playing in Dec 2017.
Halo Sport Headphones Review
Find out how Golfshake ambassador Kevin Paver got on testing the new ‘brain-training’ headphones from Halo Sport.
Review: Laguna Golf Phuket
Laguna Golf Phuket is an 18-hole, par-71 golf course, set within Laguna Phuket Resort – Asia’s first fully integrated destination resort. Golfshake ambassador Kevin Paver got the opportunitye to play in September 2017, find out how he got on and what he thought.
Course Review: Son Vida Course at Arabella Golf
Golfshake Ambassador Kevin Paver recently played the Son Vida Course at Arabella Golf. Take a look at his review of the course.
Son Muntaner Feature Review
Golfshake ambassador recently visited Mallorca and took the opportunity to play and review Son Muntaner which is part of the 63 hole Arabella Golf Resort, just five minutes from the Centre of Palma de Mallorca. Found out how he got on.
Callaway EPIC Driver Fitting Review
Find out our Golfshake ambassador Kevin Paver recently got on when he attended a Callaway fitting for the new Callaway EPIC driver.
Feature Review Monte Rei Golf & Country Club
Golfshake ambassador Kevin Paver recently visited Monte Rei Golf & Country Club in Portugal which is rated the number 1 golf course in Portugal, and a top ten in Europe. Find out how he got on and what he thought.
San Lorenzo Golf Resort Review
San Lorenzo is an 18-hole Championship Golf course, in the golfing mecca of Quinta Do Lago in Portugal.
Feature Review: Quinta do Lago South Course
Kevin Paver heads to Quinta do Lago to play the South Course. Read his review here....
Feature Review: Quinta do Lago - North Course
Kevin Paver heads to Quinta do Lago to play the North Course. Read his review here...
Feature Review: Quinta do Lago - Laranjal
Kevin Paver heads to Portugal and Quinta do Lago to play and review the Laranjal Golf Course.
Hacker to single figure update - A severe case of mid-round meltdowns
Kevin Paver gives an update on his challenge to go from hacker to single figure golfer in just one year. He is suffering from some mid-round meltdowns and has started to seek help from a mental coach.?