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What’s a handicap? Should you always carry 14 clubs? Is mini-golf a real sport? From golf advice to fashion trends, The Manual is your go-to source for everything that matters in the world of golf.

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These are our favorite all-inclusive golf resorts for a dream vacation

Do you want to enjoy a game of golf alongside luxury accommodations? These are the best all-inclusive golf resorts.
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The transfusion drink is our favorite golf cocktail — here’s how to make it

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These are the absolute best golf resorts in the world

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Round up your golf buddies — these are the best golf trips in the U.S.

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How many acres is a golf course?

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What is an executive golf course?

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From Nikon to Bushnell: The 10 best golf rangefinders in 2024

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Tee up at the best golf resorts in the U.S.

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Perfect your swing: The 7 best golf alignment sticks in 2024

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The 8 best golf documentaries to watch this year

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Keep your irons and woods cean: The 7 best golf brushes

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From Callaway to Prowithlin: The 7 best golf ball retrievers in 2024

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The 6 best golf club sets for beginners in 2024

We take a look at the best golf club sets for any situation and budget, including newbies and those who want to invest in more.
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The best golf GPS devices for tracking your game in 2024

Want to know the exact distance to the pin from the sand pit on hole 7? Try one of the best golf GPS devices, which come in handheld and smartwatch forms.
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The 8 best cigars for golfing, recommended by a cigar expert

Going golfing and want a decent cigar to enjoy on the course? These are the best cigars for golfing, recommended by a cigar expert who knows his stuff.
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TaylorMade sale: Get up to 37% off drivers, irons, and putters

Amazon has a huge sale on TaylorMade golf clubs with some great discounts on highly-sought after clubs.
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Play golf and travel frequently? You need to join Links2Golf

If you try Links2Golf, you can get exclusive rates on select courses 100 miles from your residence. And by "select" we mean hundreds and hundreds. Try it today.
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PGA Tour live stream: Watch the Mexico Championship for free

Keen to watch the Mexico Championship part of the PGA Tour this weekend? Here's everything you need to know about how to watch the live stream.
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The Golf Warehouse sale: 60% off clubs, clothing, and more

The Golf Warehouse has a huge sale with up to 60% off over 2,000 different products. Here's what you need to kit yourself out with for less.
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Our ultimate Bandon Dunes golf resort restaurant guide

Want to dine in Bandon Dunes while you're in town for golf? Here are the best picks, including the resorts new multi million dollar restaurant
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Golfers are too good at hitting golf balls, so the USGA is making changes

Golf balls are being rolled back. This is what that means and how it will affect your game.
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This Callaway laser rangefinder with slope measurement is 43% off

Add some precision to your golf game and some savings to your wallet with this deal on the Callaway 300 Pro laser rangefinder.
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Prime Day sales knock $230 off this 13-piece golf club set

With this Prime Day deal you can transfer some savings onto the golf course, as the MaxKare 13-piece golf club set is discounted to just $170.
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Costco has a secret online store, Costco Next, that any member can access – here’s how

Did you know Costco has a secret online store named Costco Next? It's true! Here's how to access it
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VRST’s Golf polos are ideal for on and off the course, including everyday wear

These VRST golf polos are the perfect blend of casual, relaxed fit, and formal style, for everyday wear at home, the office, or on the course.
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This is everything we know about the PGA Tour and LIV Golf merger

Despite the ugly feuding between the PGA and LIV Golf — including lawsuits — a merger deal could close as quickly as in a few weeks to put an end to it all.
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How to pack golf clubs the right way when traveling for play

If you want the golf vacation of your dreams, spend the extra money and do so with the clubs you know and love in hand. 
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Golfing mega sale sees clothes, shoes and accessories on sale from $10

GoingGoingGone has a huge sale on some fantastic golf clothes including big name brands like Nike, Adidas, and Puma. Here's what you can buy today.
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Most people think LIV is good for golf: Survey

While the emergence of LIV Golf has been met with criticism and controversy, the majority of respondents view it positively.
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Too many clubs in your bag? Ditch these 3 golf clubs right now

Choosing the right club is one of golf's great challenges, but our guide can help you understand which clubs you'll never need.
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The 3 best ways to ship golf clubs when traveling

When traveling with golf clubs, do you lug them through the airport or Tetris them in the car? We have other options you might want to take a swing at.
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A golf range finder might make all the difference in your game — here’s why

Do you have a golf range finder? If not, you should get one ASAP - here's why
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4 reasons to have a golf umbrella in your bag, no matter what season it is

You might not think you need a golf umbrella, but you're wrong. We're here to explain why you need one in your bag.
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What is golfer’s elbow?

Golfers can get random, weird injuries, too! Here's everything you need to know about golfer's elbow, including how to treat it at home.
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How to get in ‘golf shape’ in 30 days (or less!)

You might be out of "golf shape" from sitting around all winter. We're here to get you back into the swing of things (pun intended) quickly!
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In golf, what is a handicap?

What is a handicap in golf? If you have no idea what yours is (or what it even means), we'll help you figure it out, and if you need to know yours.
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Reading this $10 book can save you thousands on golf lessons

Golf lessons are expensive, but this affordable book can actually save you thousands, and it's only about $10.
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The best golf club deals for October 2022

Beginners and even intermediate golfers can get confused and even overwhelmed by the advertising and marketing rhetoric that surrounds golf clubs.
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The best golf ball deals for October 2022

Because playing golf can be a drain on your wallet if you play regularly, we scouted out the best golf ball deals you can buy today.
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Why the Saudi-backed LIV Tour Has the PGA Banning Golfers

As the tour tees off, 17 PGA pros have turned in their PGA cards to join the controversial LIV tour. This includes Phil Mickelson and Dustin Johnson.
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Check Out Who the World’s Wealthiest Athletes Are

Here's a list of the world's wealthiest athletes who have transcended brilliant sports careers to become mega-rich stars via endorsements and business ventures.
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Michael Jordan Invests in ‘Uber for Golfers’

What made the golf fanatic Michael Jordan invest in V1 Sports?
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The 12 Best Golf Gifts for Dad for Father’s Day 2022

Shopping for Father's Day gifts can be less enjoyable when you have no idea where to start. But for the dads who love golf, these are the best choices for you.
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The Best Golf Clothing Brands for Men To Wear At the Country Club and Beyond

Many fashion-forward entrepreneurs and companies have started to tap into golf's rich history.
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New Orleans Travel Guide: Where to Stay, What to Eat, and More

New Orleans oozes as much charm as it does bouncing jazz. From museums and nights of amazing live music to golfing and fishing, you can have the perfect visit.
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Leave It to Todd Snyder To Dream Up a Winning Menswear Collection For Golfers

The two brands are joining forces to bring back some of golf's best styles over the years.
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Why Clover Whiskey Can Only Be Found at Select Golf Clubs

Looking for a special sipper for the next time you're on the links? Check out The Clover Whiskey series, which is a golf course-exclusive release. Fore ... fingers, please.
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Bend, Oregon is the West Coast’s Secret Outdoor Sports Paradise

Bend's location in the high desert puts this central Oregon city in the perfect confluence of mountain, forest, river, and plain — making it one of the few West Coast locations suitable for nearly every outdoor sport you can imagine. Here's what to do and where to stay.
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Who Needs Course Fees When You Can Get Drunk on these Golf Cocktails at Home?

It’s no secret that golf cocktails are a thing. If you’ve ever played golf, what else do you drink after spending a few hours trekking around trying for that ever-so-elusive hole-in-one? When you can't hit the course, whip up these tasty golf cocktails at home.
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Beer Pong Golf Will be Your New Tailgating Obsession

Beer Pong Golf is a novel twist on cornhole, created by someone who isn't even old enough to drink. It's set on Kickstarter now.

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