Most of us are old enough that gift requests revolve around things we want as opposed to need. That means you are hoping to find golf related presents under the tree, and after perusing every corner of the internet, we’ve got five recommendations that will make every hacker happy.
Whether you are buying for yourself or someone else, here are five golf gifts that will leave you clamoring to hit the course.
TRUE linkswear All Day Ripstop V2
TRUE linkswear, a company founded by PGA Tour player Ryan Moore and his brother Jason, leads the game in providing shoes with comfort and style. With the winter months upon us, the All Day Ripstop V2, an all-season shoe that provides a luxury fit and style, will become your go-to footwear. The Ripstop is water resistant and windproof, making it ideal for cold weather golf, and best of all, the athleisure shoe is versatile enough to wear anywhere from the boardroom to the bar. (pictured right)
Playing better golf is never easy, but the Rapsodo MLM2PRO launch monitor and simulator provides cutting edge technology that is of immediate benefit to players. The Rapsodo is stacked with two advanced cameras plus Doppler Radar to provide video feedback and precise measurement on all golf shots. Pair MLM2PRO with any Android, Apple phone, or tablet to record multiple angles of your swing and watch your golf game grow. Link this bad boy up with an in-home simulator or even a net in the backyard and watch your handicap plummet.
Founders Collection Course Gift Card
A buddy’s trip is one of the highlights of the annual calendar, and no destination hosts more of them than Myrtle Beach, S.C. A $50 (or more) gift card that can be used at 21 signature designs on a golf trip. Card balances may be applied toward purchases of tee times (not available for use for online tee time purchase), pro shop merchandise and clubhouse food & beverages.
Garmin Approach S42 Golf Watch
For the overwhelming majority of players, a GPS watch is every bit as effective as a rangefinder and the Garmin Approach S42 makes for the perfect gift. The color touchscreen smart watch comes preloaded with 42,000+ courses and can be worn on the course for up to 15 hours a day. In addition to keeping score, the S42 also allows you to see green contour data, which can help on the approach and with the flatstick.
Everyone is looking for an advantage on the greens, and PuttView’s industry-best yardage guides and greens maps are the best place to start. With more than 30,000 courses in its library and the game’s most accurate greens maps, players can approach every putt with confidence, assuming they are using a PuttView book. Also not to be overlooked, PuttView provides topographical info on fairways and green surrounds, more vital information as you seek an edge for your next Myrtle Beach golf trip.