Winter Golf Week

Check out the gear, instruction and buying advice that could help you play better this winter

Winter Golf Week
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Much like a soldier going into battle, confidence levels are higher if you know you are tooled up with the best possible equipment to take on the task at hand. 

In this case, it’s trying to play well and shoot a good score when the weather is doing everything it can to throw you off course. 

Our Winter Golf Week special shines a light on the best new pieces of kit you should consider adding to your wardrobe, as well as some tuition tips and advice that could make all the difference.

Kit Alexander talks through the top 10 winter golf gear hacks

Invest in the right items and you won’t need to worry about the wind, rain or freezing temperatures. A subtle tweak in your technique could make all the difference to overcoming those tricky winter lies and situations.

We've also collated the best winter golf gear deals across the market so you can find what you need for the best price.

Winter Buying Advice

BEST GOLF WATERPROOFS

best golf waterproofs


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BEST WATERPROOF GOLF SHOES

best waterproof golf shoes


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BEST DISTANCE GOLF BALLS

Best distance golf balls

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Winter Golf Deals

FJ waterproof deals

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Best Winter Golf Glove Deals

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Best Putting Mat Deals Up To 25% Off

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Winter Golf Gear Reviews

PING SENSORDRY PRO JACKET REVIEW

Ping SensorDry Pro jacket

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FOOTJOY RIBBED CHILL-OUT XTREME REVIEW

FootJoy Ribbed Chill-Out Xtreme

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ADIDAS COLD.RDY 1/4 ZIP PULLOVER REVIEW

adidas cold.rdy 1/4 pullover, man chipping with wedge

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Winter Golf Features

17 TOP WINTER GOLF HACKS

17 top winter golf hacks

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Winter Golf Instruction

HOW TO PITCH FROM MUDDY LIES

How To Pitch From Muddy Lies

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WET BUNKER TIPS

Wet bunker tips

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Joel Tadman
Joel Tadman

Joel has worked in the golf industry for over 12 years covering both instruction and more recently equipment. He now oversees all product content here at Golf Monthly, managing a team of talented and passionate writers and presenters in delivering the most thorough and accurate reviews, buying advice, comparisons and deals to help the reader find exactly what they are looking for. So whether it's the latest driver, irons, putter or laser rangefinder, Joel has his finger on the pulse keeping up to date with the latest releases in golf.


During these enjoyable years he has had some money-can't-buy experiences, like interviewing Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy one-on-one and covering the 2010 Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor. 


One of his career highlights came when covering the 2012 Masters he got to play the sacred Augusta National course on the Monday after the tournament concluded, shooting a respectable 87 with just one par and four birdies. To date, his best ever round of golf is a 5-under 67 back in 2011. He currently plays his golf at Burghley Park Golf Club in Stamford, Lincs, with a handicap index of 4.7.


Joel's current What's In The Bag? 

Driver: TaylorMade SIM2, 9° 

Fairway wood: Titleist TSi3, 15° 

Hybrid: Titleist TSi2, 18° 

Irons: TaylorMade P770, 4-PW 

Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM8, 50°, 54° and 58° 

Putter: Evnroll ER2V 

Ball: 2021 Titleist Pro V1x