Posted on August 10 2016
Arguably the most technical sport around. Or a good walk spoiled. Either way you look at it you probably know someone who loves nothing more than 4 hours hitting a small white ball with a stick on a sunny Sunday afternoon. Then why not treat that loved one with gift that exhibits their passion.
We've searched high and wide and curated our Best Gifts for Golf Enthusiasts.
Golf Pad GPS
This app utilises the GPS in your smartphone and lets you to not only track score, putts and penalties for up to four players, but can also show you where you are on the course. Aerial map provides hole flyovers and shows you distance to hazards. Easily measure distance to anywhere on the hole. Compatible on over 34,000 golf courses, worldwide.
Want to improve your golf swing, but don't want to pay extortion prices for lessons? Then DuoTrac is for you. It's the only device that has portable quad-sensors that track your swing and footwork motion. A 4 dimension scan is taken of your motion and once paired with the app you can analyse your swing. It also has simple to use improvements.
IOFIT Smart Golf Shoes
Don't fancy the idea of placing tags around your body? Then IOFIT is a smart golf shoes that analyse your golf swing and provide instant feedback through a mobile app to improve your game.
IOFIT smart shoes measure your balance and weight shift in real-time using extremely thin pressure sensors embedded in the outsole, and wirelessly transfer these data to your smartphone using Bluetooth connectivity.
Golf Ball Silicone Ice Mould
Thinking all these app enabled devices are too serious? Then why not opt for something fun and practical. The Golf Ball Silicone Ice Mould enables you to produce a 2" (5cm) sphere of ice. The 19th hole has never been more refreshing.
Old St Andrews Clubhouse Blended Scotch Whisky
If all other quick-fixes fail then you could always try a bit of dutch courage. Old St Andrews have blended a Scotch whisky and it's presented in a golf ball shaped bottle. The perfect gift for any golfer (over 18!).