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The Glenmuir Journal

Guide to the HNA Open de France

Published: 22 June 2017

It’s one of the oldest contests in golf and a highlight of the European Tour. We take a closer look at the HNA Open de France.

Golf – is shorter better?

Published: 08 June 2017

As the face of golf changes, many experts and players are starting to wonder whether shorter is better – when it comes to everything from drive distance and courses to game length…

Can flexible golf courses save the game?

Published: 01 June 2017

With interest in golf hitting a plateau, a number of ways have been tried to keep people coming back for more. Could flexible courses be the answer?

History of plus fours

Published: 18 May 2017

They are one of golf’s most famous fashions – but unlike other sartorial fairway choices, they’ve not really made it to the high street. We look at their history and the current iterations.

A history of golfing presidents

Published: 11 May 2017

Mr Trump not only plays golf but owns his own golf course. We decided to take a look at the long and illustrious connection between golf and Presidents of the USA.

The figures behind hitting a hole-in-one

Published: 04 May 2017

It’s a golfer’s dream shot – and one few of us ever achieve in our golfing lifetimes. But by playing the numbers you could increase your odds of hitting a hole-in-one…

Best golfers from down under

Published: 20 April 2017

As Anzac Day approaches (April 25), we take a look at the best golfers from Australia and New Zealand.