Jeremy Ellwood

Jeremy Ellwood

Jeremy Ellwood has worked in the golf industry since 1993 and for Golf Monthly since 2002 when he started out as equipment editor.

He is now a freelance journalist writing mainly for Golf Monthly across the whole spectrum from courses and Rules to equipment and even instruction despite his own somewhat iffy swing (he knows how to do it, but just can’t do it himself).

He is a senior panelist for Golf Monthly’s Top 100 UK & Ireland Course Rankings and has played all of the Top 100 plus 89 of the Next 100. He has played over 800 courses worldwide in over 30 countries, but put him on a links course anywhere and he will be blissfully content.

On his first trip to Abu Dhabi a decade ago he foolishly asked Paul Casey what sort of a record he had around the course there. “Well, I’ve won it twice if that’s what you mean!” came the reply…

Follow Jeremy Ellwood

Jeremy Ellwood heads to the famous Oxfordshire town of Henley-on-Thames to enjoy a stay-and-play golfing break at Badgemore Park

Perfect ball position with every club

Start your set-up with your feet together to find the perfect ball position with every club. GM Top 25 coach, Peter Finch, explains...

12 Ways Your Golf Club Can Improve

Clubs are under pressure to stay in business like never before. Jeremy Ellwood highlights 12 areas where increased investment can pay big dividends

Teeing ground

Jeremy Ellwood explains the extent of the teeing area as defined by the Rules, and what happens if you inadvertently play from beyond its boundaries

Jeremy Ellwood looks at some golf scorecard essentials, and some of the slips of the pencil you need to avoid to stay the right side of the Rules

A Stoke Park stay and play break is a memorable experience thanks to 27 holes of golf and amazing off-course facilities. Jeremy Ellwood pays a visit...

Identifying your ball

Rules of Golf: identifying your ball NEW FOR 2020 – FEATURED PRODUCTS Golf Monthly is partnering with Titleist and FootJoy as our official golf ball, golf bag, footwear and apparel…

Dropping and re-dropping

Dropping and re-dropping: Jeremy Ellwood looks at some of the instances when you don't need to re-drop the ball, including one common misunderstanding