2018 Ricoh Women’s British Open – Watching the Health Benefits of Golf Rack Up
2nd August 2018
It is not just the golfers competing in the 2018 Ricoh Women’s British Open that are benefiting from being at a golf event - the spectators will also be racking up some benefits of their own...
How Carnoustie is Using Golf to Help Awaken Memories | GolfDigest.com
25th July 2018
This year’s Open Championship provided a treasure trove of memories that won’t soon be forgotten. But it’s the awakening of golf memories that are helping change lives in the coastal town hard against the North Sea...
Getting Back in the Swing: GPs Urged to Refer Older Patients for Golf Lessons
18th July 2018
Health professionals are being urged to refer older and inactive patients for golf lessons, after a new report showed that golf builds muscle strength, reduces blood pressure and improves life satisfaction.
Stirring Golfing Memories at Carnoustie
16th July 2018
Wonderful memories will be created by the victor in The 147th Open at Carnoustie – but it’s stirring memories that is helping improve people’s lives in the Angus town...
Women and Girls’ Golf Week Set to Launch Across GB&I
5th July 2018
Women and girls will speak out about why they love golf and what they get from the sport when a special awareness week is held across GB&I later this month.
UK Minister Hails Health Benefits of Golf
19th June 2018
The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health and Primary Care hailed the health benefits of golf...
The Key Health Benefits of Golf
16th June 2018
Golf is played by around 55 million people...pretty impressive, but even more so is all of these people could be substantially benefiting their health...
Disabled Golfers will compete in the 2018 Emirates Australian Open
15th June 2018
A world-first championship for golfers with a disability will be contested during this year's Emirates Australian Open in Sydney.
Raising Awareness Of Golf’s Health Benefits
6th June 2018
The game's governing bodies are making strides to improve golf's health links and benefits...
Planetary Health Conference: Golf on the Agenda
3rd June 2018
Golf & Health represented at the Planetary Health Annual Meeting in Edinburgh...
Health Benefits for Young Golfers Shown in New Video
10th May 2018
A new video produced by The R&A is highlighting the health benefits of golf for young people, as well as those for all ages...
Golf is Good For You – and Could Save Millions
27th March 2018
Golf is good for your health and happiness – and could save millions of pounds for local authorities, according to new research...
UK Parliament Hails Health Benefits For Golf Spectators
14th October 2017
Members of Parliament have hailed the potential health benefits of spectating at golf events.
Murray & Dunstan Pair Up For 200 Mile Ryder Cup Run
10th September 2017
Fitness fanatics, Dr Andrew Murray & Paul Dunstan, are teaming up to run 200 miles from Wentworth Club in England to Le Golf National in France...
The Science Bit: Golf Spectating Health Benefits
2nd August 2017
Looking at the science behind the health Benefits of Golf Spectating in more depth with the Golf & Health Team...
Golf As a Public Health Panacea – BJSM Podcast
17th June 2017
Dr Roger Hawkes & BJSM look at health benefits of golf and assessing & managing golfers that walk through clinic doors...
Golfers & Longevity
9th March 2017
We know that physical inactivity (i.e. NOT being active) kills millions of people around the world each year. So could playing golf reduce the risk of an early death?!
Golf & Spectators
9th March 2017
Golf spectators are somewhat unique in sport as they will often be walking just as far as the competitors themselves...