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We take a look inside the December 2016 edition of Golf Monthly, which includes a comprehensive guide to playing better this winter, a behind-the-scenes look at Titleist’s club-making operation and a tribute to the King of Golf, Arnold Palmer.

 

 

 

 

1. Play Better This Winter

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Top 25 Coach Andrew Jones offers some advice on the different techniques needed to play your best when the weather turns.

2. Inside Titleist

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We take a trip to Carlsbad, California, to learn the history of Titleist’s golf clubs, take a look behind the scenes at the Titleist Performance Institute and meet the master craftsmen Bob Vokey and Scotty Cameron.

3. A Tribute To The King

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Fergus Bisset looks back on the life of the great Arnold Palmer and discusses how he did more than anyone to grow the game of golf.

4. Danny Willett

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The Englishman discusses his eventful year: from Masters glory to the Olympics in Rio and a disappointing Ryder Cup.

5. Rules Essentials

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Our experts look at several scenarios including balls lodged in unlikely places and balls assisting or interfering with play.

6. New Gear

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We take a closer look at the Titleist 917 woods, Cobra King F7 irons with single-length shafts, the Callaway Big Bertha Fusion driver and test the Mizuno JPX900 Hot Metal irons.

7. Winter Gear Guide

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Build the perfect winter wardrobe to conquer the elements and keep your game sharp with our comprehensive off-season clothing guide.

8. Golf In Art

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We look at how golf has been depicted in artworks over the last 250 years and the different motivations for committing the sport to canvas.

9. Amy Boulden

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The Welsh star describes the various techniques she uses to pitch it close from different lies and distances.

10. Destination Golf

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This month’s highlights include Jeremy Ellwood touring the Scottish Highlands, a visit to Kedleston Park, a golfer’s guide to Bournemouth and a stay at Forest of Arden.