Golf Monthly's Middle Eastern Swing

Follow Golf Monthly on Twitter this week at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship for behind-the-scenes Tour news and pictures

Abu Dhabi Golf Club

Golf Monthly's Neil Tappin and Jeremy Ellwood are in Abu Dhabi this week ahead of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.

This means if you follow Golf Monthly on Twitter you can get extra behind-the-scenes Tour news and pictures. So, what are you waiting for. Follow @GolfMonthly on Twitter.

The Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship promises to be a thrilling start to the European Tour's Middle Eastern Swing. 

With a host of big names on show this week, including Tiger Woods, Golf Monthly will be busy catching up with your favourite names.

This means we'll have some superb instruction tips and features coming up, but in the meantime the best place to get all the latest news and pictures is by following Golf Monthly on Twitter.

Next week it's on to Qatar for the Qatar Masters as the European Tour's 2012 Race to Dubai gathers pace.

We look forward to hearing from you on Twitter.

Neil Tappin

In July 2023, Neil became just the 9th editor in Golf Monthly's 112-year history. Originally working with the best coaches in the UK to produce instruction content, he has also presented many Golf Monthly videos looking at all areas of the game from Tour player interviews to the rules of golf. 

Throughout his time with the brand he has also covered equipment launches that date back well over a decade. He clearly remembers the launch of the Callaway and Nike square drivers as well as the white TaylorMade driver families, such as the RocketBallz! If you take a look at the Golf Monthly YouTube channel, you'll see his equipment videos dating back over a decade! He has also conducted 'What's In The Bag' interviews with many of the game's best players like Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm. Over the years, Neil has tested a vast array of products in each category and at drastically different price-points. 

Neil is currently playing: Driver: TaylorMade Stealth Plus Fairway Wood: Titleist TSR2 Hybrid: Titleist TS3 Irons: PING Blueprint S (4&5), PING Blueprint T (6-PW) Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM7 50˚, 54˚, 60˚ Putter: Odyssey Triple Track Ten Ball: Titleist Pro V1X