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HUFFINGTON POST: The need for change in golf

HUFFINGTON POST: The need for change in golf

HERE IS JUST ONE MORE EXAMPLE OF HOW GOLF NEEDS TO CHANGE: I had to put this article up because it’s all about growing golf beyond the boundry of the golf course. Though almostGolf could not make it to the PGA Merchandise show, the word is out that they are the cutting edge of off-course [...]

PGA TOUR: FARMERS INSURANCE OPEN 2011: Bubba ‘The bomber’ Watson wins it

PGA TOUR: FARMERS INSURANCE OPEN 2011: Bubba ‘The bomber’ Watson wins it

BUBBA ‘THE BOMBER’ WATSON DOMINATES, THEN BLUBBERS HIS WAY TO VICTORY: 2011 Farmers Insurance Open: Bubba ‘the Bomber’ showed everyone, even the great and powerful ‘Phil’ how to win a PGA Tournament with gusto. This Sunday at the Farmers Insurance Open was a battle Royale between a known, Phil Michelson, a semi known, Bubba ‘The [...]

MICRO-GOLF MASTER: Youtube tests him out

MICRO-GOLF MASTER: Youtube tests him out

YOUTUBE PUTS MICRO-GOLFER TO THE TEST: Can you believe it. Klaus Simianer, one of our biggest urban-Crossgolfers in Europe also happens to be the king of Micro golf (pit green) As a result he got a call from Youtube. They are making a TV show and wanted to make sure Klaus wasn’t a fake. They [...]

STREETGOLF DRIVING RANGE: Teaching golf by going to the streets of Paris

STREETGOLF DRIVING RANGE: Teaching golf by going to the streets of Paris

STREETGOLF DRIVING RANGE: The 19th hole (http://www.19mtrou.com) in Paris figured out how to turn on new golfers by setting up a streetgolf driving range. They hit into garbage cans and shopping carts and clearly had a blast. How is that for growing the game of golf? It’s really taking the sport of golf back to [...]

Glühwein Cup 2011: The first Winter night Golf tournament of the year

Glühwein Cup 2011: The first Winter night Golf tournament of the year

CROSSGOLF PORTAL STARTED OUT THE WINTER SEASON WITH GUSTO! They put on the first glow in the dark night cross golf event of the year in a nasty 12 degrees C…That’s centigrade for ‘@#$$%#$’ cold. Though they had a hard time filming the glow event…because it was dark, they had some nice sausages, beer and [...]

I FOUND THE ‘NEW’ SPORT: Finger skateboarding

I FOUND THE ‘NEW’ SPORT: Finger skateboarding

THE IS NO LIMIT TO WHERE SPORTS CAN GO NOW!!! Now I’ve seen it all now. Here is the newest micro sport. Finger skateboarding. My only comment is…don’t you have something productive to do with your time? Get two feet and shred for real…dude. But you do have to appreciate the finger shred…I guess. The [...]

PGA TOUR 2011: Week #1 Golf shots of the week

PGA TOUR 2011: Week #1 Golf shots of the week

YOU’VE GOT TO LOVE THESE GUYS. Here are the golf shots of the week from the 2011 Hyundai Tournament of Champions. What I love more is the fact that the PGA Tour can catch these shots in flight. Bravo to Bubba the Bomber for hitting a shot I wish some day I could only get [...]

GOLF BALL IMPACT AT 150MPH: Is this real?

GOLF BALL IMPACT AT 150MPH: Is this real?

EVERYONE WANTS TO KNOW IF THIS IS FOR REAL: First off, I think I have the answer. Since I have a smidge of experience with making golf balls…almostGolf balls that is, I think I got this puppy cold. As a note, check out the videos near the end. No, they aren’t all about golf ball [...]

THE ULTIMATE SHREDDED ALMOST-GOLF BALL: Yummy!!!

THE ULTIMATE SHREDDED ALMOST-GOLF BALL: Yummy!!!

THANK YOU STEFFAN MULLER for this very nice shot of a completely shredded and destroyed almostGolf ball. It seems Steffan left it around the house and….the mice got at it. Can you believe mice have the time to just create art like this? I thought it was the result of a lawn mower or shredder [...]

GOLF CHANNEL PRIZE COMPETITION: Kick-off to 2011 season

GOLF CHANNEL PRIZE COMPETITION: Kick-off to 2011 season

Golf Channel Launches their PGA Tour Kickoff Sweepstakes give away: If you are hunting for prizes, start watching the Golf Channel for unique entry codes each day that could win you some sweet prizes. You can enter online at www.GolfChannel.com/2011-pga-tour-kickoff/sweepstakes/ or also via text messaging. The codes will show up during the Hyundai Tournament of [...]

GPS GOLF BALLS: Don’t lose your ball while catching golf ball theives

GPS GOLF BALLS: Don’t lose your ball while catching golf ball theives

HOW TO CATCH A GOLF CHEETER WHO STEELS YOUR BALLS: Don’t you hate it when you go to find a shanked ball on another fairway and some knucklehead tells you he didn’t see your ball, but you saw him lean down and snag a ball that was right where your ball landed. Now with Radar [...]

WINTER GOLF: If you’ve got to play…this is how you can do it

WINTER GOLF: If you’ve got to play…this is how you can do it

MY HATS OFF TO THE CROSSGOLFERS: This is a nice little clip for all those golfers who want to play but are snow bound inside their warm hovels. All you need are some almostgolf balls and a few clubs. Pick some targets, like a dormant dump truck and start hitting away. The one thing I [...]

HOW TO LEARN GOLF: Beginner tip #1

HOW TO LEARN GOLF: Beginner tip #1

TEACHING GOLF BEGINNERS HOW TO LEARN TO PLAY GOLF OFF THE GOLF COURSE: Learning how to play golf is not that hard if it is as easy as walking out your back door and playing catch with your son or daughter. But when one has to go to a driving range just to practice,\ learning [...]

WHERE DID ‘BOGEY’ COME FROM?

WHERE DID ‘BOGEY’ COME FROM?

How “Bogey golf” Entered the Golf Lexicon It seems the guy who came up with the Bogey Man must have been a golfer, because he lent his name to a golf score of 1-over par. “You better watch out or the Bogey Man’s gonna get you!” According to the USGA Museum, “Bogey Man” was a [...]

THE BEST GOLF DRIVING RANGE EVER: Your local parking lot will do fine

THE BEST GOLF DRIVING RANGE EVER: Your local parking lot will do fine

THIS IS HOW A DRIVING RANGE IS DONE ON A BUDGET: This is also one of the first videos we ever created. I had to go into the oldest hard drives to find this video. My driving range began when I started prototyping the almostGolf ball. It took 72 sessions at the factory before we [...]

WIN A CHANCE TO PLAY WITH TIGER WOODS

WIN A CHANCE TO PLAY WITH TIGER WOODS

DO YOU WANT TO PLAY WITH TIGER? Now you can thanks to the Dubai Desert Classic this Febuary 9th 2011. How cool is that? Now you just need to work on your game because I can’t think of a worse experience than to fork out $5k to get to Dubai, then hit a 96 while [...]

MICRO-GOLF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: A new form of indoor golf

MICRO-GOLF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: A new form of indoor golf

. . . . . HERE IS A NEW WAY TO PLAY GOLF…INDOORS: The sixth MicroGolf World Championship will take place on Sunday, January 23rd. Stefan is the defending champion for the second year running. The Championships will be played on Sunday, 23/01/2010 , from 11.00 – 17.00 clock , as usual on the IMM [...]

Skeet Golf: The making of an impossible shot

Skeet Golf: The making of an impossible shot

ONCE AGAIN WE MUST SAY…THESE GUYS ARE REALLY GOOD: Try hitting a clay pigeon with a golf ball in the Dubai desert…and yes, they finally did it. How impossible is that? The pigeon is the size of a golf hole and it is moving!!! Try that on for size. They must have been out in [...]

THE FIRST CROSSGOLF TATTOO IN THE HISTORY OF EVER

THE FIRST CROSSGOLF TATTOO IN THE HISTORY OF EVER

THE ALTERNATIVE GOLF AWARDS FOR SEPTEMBER ARE HERE: I have to give a fast shout out to the crossgolfers at the 2010 IronStock Open September 11 because the costumes came out in force. But the highlight of the event was the first Crossgolf tattoo ever seen on the planet. This is definitive proof that the [...]

CROSSGOLF: IRONSTOCK 2010 is a wrap

CROSSGOLF: IRONSTOCK 2010 is a wrap

Ironstock CrossGolf Open 2010 is a wrap. Once again they did it in style. Glow golfers, Spiderman, a bunch of guys in blue and yellow, the first ever crossgolf tattoo that I’ve ever seen and a healthy number of beer bottles. What would Germany do without beer? The best part was that quick shot of [...]

1st Playa Park ‘BLACK LIGHT’ Golf Open: Friday, September 17 7:30pm

1st Playa Park ‘BLACK LIGHT’ Golf Open: Friday, September 17 7:30pm

THE EVENT TO COMMEMORATE WORLD URBANGOLF DAY 2010 Let the TRON Golf begin: Register today 310.999.9757 HELP US MAKE HISTORY: We are looking for 14 players who want to go way beyond simple ‘glow golf’…to help us prototype BLACK LIGHT urbangolf. As far as we know no one on the planet has ever put golf [...]

THE POWER OF AN OFF-COURSE/URBAN GOLF FUNDRAISER

THE POWER OF AN OFF-COURSE/URBAN GOLF FUNDRAISER

A GOLF FUNDRAISER WHERE YOU KEEP ALL THE MONEY…NOT THE GOLF COURSE: For nearly a generation golf has had this myth out there that golf tournaments are good fundraising mechanisms. Well, I hate to spoil the party but good charity fundraisers do a few things. They raise a lot of money for a charity and, [...]

I WANT TO PLAY GOLF THROUGH IKEA: Ikea store + 100 cats

I WANT TO PLAY GOLF THROUGH IKEA: Ikea store + 100 cats

Klaus, I know you are reading this, especially because I put (http://crossgolf-portal.de) in the copy. And I know this has nothing to do with any form of crossgolf, streetgolf, urbangolf or almostgolf….But it does!!!!!!!!! We can do the same thing. Ok, Crossgolfers aren’t like cats, but they would have a blast playing through Ikea at [...]

BUBBA WATSON RULES: Kicks my *#$%@#$ hitting righty

BUBBA WATSON RULES: Kicks my *#$%@#$ hitting righty

PGA TOUR GOLF: THE FIRST IN OUR SERIES…THESE GUYS ARE REALLY GOOD. They say on tour ‘these guys are good’ well, check this out. Bubba Watson shows what years of pounding balls on a range can do. The one catch is that he says don’t try this at home…well…I say go for it. Just don’t [...]

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