Dan Walker New Golf Monthly Columnist

The golf mad TV Presenter's column will start in the May issue, on sale on 23rd March

The TV presenter and avid golfer's first Golf Monthly column will appear in the May issue, on sale on 23rd March

Dan Walker New Golf Monthly Columnist

TV presenter and low handicap golfer Dan Walker has agreed to write a regular column for Golf Monthly, the UK’s best read golf magazine, from next month.

The popular broadcaster, who presents both the BBC Breakfast and Football Focus programmes, will be commenting on his love of the game and sharing details of his golfing experiences on and off the course in his new role.

Dan Walker New Golf Monthly Columnist

Dan, who plays at Hallamshire Golf Club in Sheffield where he hosts an annual charity golf day, features in Pro-am events around the country and is about to choose his latest golfing wardrobe from leading apparel brand Galvin Green (opens in new tab).

“I am delighted to be writing a regular golf column for Golf Monthly,” said Dan.

“My work on the TV has given me the opportunity to play some of the best courses on the planet and I've been fortunate enough to meet some of world's finest golfers and find out what makes them tick.

Dan Walker New Golf Monthly Columnist

 

"That experience has given me so much material for a column and I’m really looking forward to sharing it with readers of the country’s most respected golf publication.”

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Michael Harris, editor of Golf Monthly which reaches more than one million golfers across its media platforms each month, thinks Dan will prove a big hit with regular readers.

“He obviously enjoys the game and has plenty to say about its impact on him and fellow commentators and pundits, many of whom spend a lot of time on the golf course.

dan walker new golf monthly columnist

Look out for our feature with Dan in the April issue of Golf Monthly, out on 23rd February

 

"It’s great to have Dan on board and we expect to read some really interesting insights in the months ahead,” he said.

Commenting on Dan’s new role, Galvin Green UK Managing Director Greg Pearse said: “Dan has been a long-term friend of our brand and he’s always been so passionate about the game.

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"His column is the perfect platform for him to express his views on the sport and its importance to him. It promises to be a ‘must-read’ piece every month.”

Dan's column will start in the May issue of Golf Monthly, on sale 23rd March.

Elliott Heath
Senior Staff Writer

Elliott Heath is our Senior Staff Writer and has been with Golf Monthly since early 2016 after graduating with a degree in Sports Journalism. He manages the Golf Monthly news, features, courses and travel sections as well as our large Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Elliott has interviewed some huge names in the golf world including Sergio Garcia, Thomas Bjorn, Bernd Wiesberger and Scotty Cameron as well as a number of professionals on the DP World and PGA Tours. He covered the 2022 Masters from Augusta National as well as four Open Championships on-site including the 150th at St Andrews. He has played 35 of our Top 100 golf courses, with his favourites being both Sunningdales, Woodhall Spa, Old Head and Turnberry. He has been obsessed with the sport since the age of 8 and currently plays at West Byfleet Golf Club in Surrey, where his handicap index floats anywhere between 2-6. His golfing highlights are making albatross on the 9th hole on the Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa, shooting an under-par round, playing in the Aramco Team Series on the Ladies European Tour and making his one and only hole-in-one at the age of 15 - a long time ago now!


Elliott is currently playing:


Driver: Titleist TSR4

3 wood: TaylorMade SIM2 Max

Hybrid: TaylorMade SIM Max

Irons: Mizuno MP5 4-PW

Wedges: Cleveland RTX ZipCore 50, 54, 58

Putter: Odyssey White Hot OG #5

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x