Issue highlights: Golf Monthly December 2015 issue

Take a peak inside the Golf Monthly December 2015 issue

Golf Monthly December 2015 issue
See what's inside the December 2015 issue of Golf Monthly

Issue highlights: Golf Monthly December 2015 issue

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Below, we take a peek inside the December 2015 edition of Golf Monthly, which includes essential instruction from former World No.1 Lee Westwood, interviews with Matt Kuchar and Alex Noren, our ultimate winter gear guide and much more...

Matt Kuchar

The affable American talks to Fergus Bisset about his philosophy, the secrets to his consistent success on the PGA Tour and what his ambitions are within the game


Solheim Cup

Lewine Mair reflects on how controversy overshadowed a thrilling encounter between Europe and the USA and detracted from the impressive golf on display

True Grit

We travel back to the 2002 USPGA Championship, where journeyman Rich Beem held off a rampant Tiger Woods to land his first and only Major Championship

Wayne Riley

The outspoken Australian discusses Rory McIlroy's special European Tour exemption, the European Tour's new Chief Executive and the need for a worldwide tour

Lee Westwood

The prolific Englishman goes back to basics to explain the key fundamentals at the heart of a successful, solid golf swing


Private Lessons

Simple-to-follow tee-to-green instruction tips tailored specifically to your game

The best new gear

There's a whole raft of new equipment on offer with the latest launches from TaylorMade, Adidas, Yonex, FootJoy, Callaway and Galvin Green. Plus, we put recent launches, including Mizuno's MP-25 irons, through their paces

Winter Gear Guide

Our 11-page guide will help you create the ideal winter wardrobe to keep your game in good shape over the colder months

Off the beaten track

Jeremy Ellwood heads to the far-flung island of Jura in the inner hebrides to investigate a new golf course construction


Great prizes

You could win FootJoy's new DryJoys Select waterproof suit, plus the brand's latest autumn/winter garments and accessories

Nick Bonfield
Content Editor

Nick Bonfield joined Golf Monthly in 2012 after graduating from Exeter University and earning an NCTJ-accredited journalism diploma from News Associates in Wimbledon. He is responsible for managing production of the magazine, sub-editing, commissioning and feature writing. Most of his online work is opinion-based and typically centres around the Majors and significant events in the global golfing calendar. Nick has been an avid golf fan since the age of ten and became obsessed with the professional game after watching Mike Weir and Shaun Micheel win The Masters and PGA Championship respectively in 2003. In his time with Golf Monthly, he's interviewed the likes of Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose, Jose Maria Olazabal, Henrik Stenson, Padraig Harrington, Lee Westwood and Billy Horschel and has ghost-written columns for Westwood, Wayne Riley, Matthew Southgate, Chris Wood and Eddie Pepperell. Nick is a 12-handicap golfer and his favourite courses include Old Head, Sunningdale New, Penha Longha, Valderrama and Bearwood Lakes. If you have a feature pitch for Nick, please email with 'Pitch' in the subject line. Nick is currently playing: Driver: TaylorMade M1 Fairway wood: TaylorMade RBZ Stage 2 Hybrid: Ping Crossover Irons (4-9): Nike Vapor Speed Wedges: Cleveland CBX Full Face, 56˚, Titleist Vokey SM4, 60˚ Putter: testing in progress! Ball: TaylorMade TP5x