Author: Glen Turk

Glen Turk is a Wisconsin native who has been the Senior Writer/Editor of Midwest Golfing Magazine since 2006. Besides being an avid golfer, Glen enjoys traveling, music, and cheering on the finest professional sports team of all-time, the Green Bay Packers. Glen’s ultimate golf goal is to play in all fifty states and currently he is more than half way there. His other dream, albeit far-fetched, it to record an ace in all seven states of our distribution area. Thanks to an ace in Illinois in 2015, and one in Michigan in 2016, he has three down, four to go!

Limited edition Zenergy Tour 2.0 and 3.0 grips feature playful salutes to Kentucky’s most iconic cultural symbols Wixom, MI – SuperStroke, the No. 1 Putter Grip in golf and the leader in innovative Tour-proven golf grip technology, is proud to announce the release of an officially licensed PGA Championship putter grip design that pays a playful tribute to the state of Kentucky, host site of the season’s second major, and its rich cultural heritage. The limited-edition grip, launching Thursday, May 9 at 6 p.m. Eastern, will be available in SuperStroke’s popular Zenergy Tour 2.0 and Tour 3.0 putter grip models.…

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Click Here to Read the Full Issue Jay’s Tee Box The transcendent power of golf is never more present than during spring in the Midwest. Midwest Golfing Magazine is honored to share the best places to play throughout our new 12 state distribution region for a 22nd consecutive year. We begin with a cover feature on a course that is exactly as old as we are, The Bull at Pinehurst Farms, in Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin. The Badger State’s only Jack Nicklaus Signature is back and better than ever thanks to Randy Groth and John Dunfee, who purchased the property in…

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Top putter grip brand brings venerable club grip innovator into its fold Wixom, MI – SuperStroke, the No. 1 Putter Grip in golf and the leader in innovative Tour-proven golf grip technology, proudly announces the purchase of Lamkin Grips, a top manufacturer of premium golf club grips with a 100-year heritage of innovation and quality. “It is with pride and great gratitude that we announce Lamkin, a golf club grip brand with a 100-year history of breakthrough design and trusted products, is now a part of the SuperStroke brand,” says SuperStroke CEO Dean Dingman. “We have always had the utmost respect for…

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Today marks a significant milestone in the world of golf fashion as 14-year-old competitive golfer and entrepreneur Kate Korngold proudly unveils Featherie, a groundbreaking golf apparel brand tailored specifically for teen girls. Fueled by her passion for golf and determination to fill the void in suitable attire for her peer group, Korngold has embarked on an extraordinary journey to redefine style, comfort and sustainability on and off the course. Korngold was inspired to create the brand after struggling to find suitable golf apparel that matched her style and values. After years of playing in ill-fitting clothes designed for boys and…

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New 12-Hole Golf Course Opens at Captiva’s South Seas CAPTIVA ISLAND, Fla. – May 1, 2024 – South Seas, located on Captiva Island along Florida’s Gulf Coast, announces the opening of its new 12-hole golf course, The Clutch. Presenting breathtaking coastal water and island views with world-class golf, The Clutch is a family-friendly short course offering a refreshing and fun-focused addition to the resort’s continued rebuilding efforts following the devastation caused by Hurricane Ian. Designed by Beau Welling with an emphasis on playability, ease and enjoyment, The Clutch is officially open for play. The Clutch is named after a turtle’s nest and is a…

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Worldwide, Mother’s Day is an occasion to give to those special in our lives a gift that’s more inspirational, personal and meaningful than usual.  After all, moms’ love, dedication and devotion toward family are priceless.  With more lady golfers than ever nowadays, let’s celebrate all things maternal with unique presents demonstrating our appreciation.  These five hit the spot: Chelsea Charles You can’t go wrong with the Golf Goddess Collection by Chelsea Charles, and wearing this jewelry on and off the course is a fashionable reminder of mom’s love for the game.  Top sellers include the golf goddess sliver golf ball…

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Staples for summer play, TRUE releases two luxurious pants, most comfortable hoodie, and ladies quarter-zip. Tacoma, Washington – TRUE linkswear (TRUE), creators of ultra-comfortable, modern golf footwear for walking on the course and off, announces new spring apparel featuring the Future Staples Hoodie, the Lux Jogger and Lux Chino pants for men, and the first women’s essential All Day Quarter Zip. Steeped in the style and spirit of the Pacific Northwest, the new clothing pieces fit perfectly into any wardrobe. Future Staples Hoodie: The FS-Hoodie was derived from uncompromising innovation; the perfect mid-weight layering piece both on and off the course, it features…

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The undisputed category leader has added wind speed and direction making the world’s best golf laser rangefinder even better. Bushnell Golf, the definitive #1 laser rangefinder brand in golf, has introduced the new Pro X3+ Laser Rangefinder. Building off the success of the previous model, the Pro X3+ now shows wind speed and direction in the display. This added feature will provide the golfer an added layer of confidence to determine how these wind conditions will affect their shot at any given moment. Used and trusted by more than 99 percent of PGA Tour players, Bushnell Golf continues to evolve…

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National camp program connects junior golfers with top DIII coaches and educates parents on college golf and the recruiting process College Golf Experience (CGX) brings junior golfers, parents, and college coaches together to learn from each other, gain exposure, and educate young men and women on the college golf landscape and the path to get there through transformational events. These events help players and parents understand the path to finding their ideal fit and program. This includes learning about the unique DIII recruiting pathway, Q & A sessions, simulated college golf practice and tournament rounds, oncourse management and strategy sessions. CGX’s…

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Honma introduces TW-X, TW-S, and D1 balls to the North American market. Carlsbad, CA — Honma Golf proudly introduces an innovative trio of golf ball models to the North American market. Available this spring, the new TW-X and TW-S golf balls deliver top-tier ball speed, spin and overall performance while the D1 ball packs distance, forgiveness and durability at a price point and reliability that has helped make it one of the best-selling balls in the Asian market.  The TW-X and TW-S both sport a premium cast urethane cover that provides amazing spin performance on short irons, increased durability, and an extremely…

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