Archive for June, 2013
Shared from – Chapeau Noir Blog – Trends in Golf Apparel.
There’s nothing like a bit of online bespoke fun to spur CNG on to new heights — or in this case, a new post. A self-confessed golf shoe addict, CNG was keen to customize the Contour Casual, which has just been added to MyJoys.ca.
The Contour Casual is now the number one selling spikeless golf shoe on the market, according to the most recent Golf Datatech survey for April, pointing both to FootJoy’s market footprint, and to the popularity of the Contour Casual’s comfort and design among consumers. But wait, there’s more
Charlie Beljan shows us his keys to victory, and it starts with being strong off the tee.
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Originally designed in 1910 by Burrows and Del Court Van Krimpel, the Hilversumsche Golf Club received an overhaul by the great Harry Colt in 1918 and not surprisingly resembles some of Colt’s finest courses on the English heathland. This is a very attractive forest property, with undulating tree lined fairways, plenty of heather and some outstanding slopes for golf. Although it is often too damp for really good play, when firm and fast it’s an excellent test of golf.
It’s the mix of heather, trees, slopes and distinct Colt design features that give this course a Heathland feel, though its best holes don’t quite stack up to the best near London. The par threes are very good, though each of 8 and 14 could use a few more yards, the 14th is superbly set beyond a heather-filled gully and would be superb with an 8-iron rather than a wedge in hand. But wait, there’s more