Golf accessories – for the keen golfer

If you are really into your golf then deciding on the best golf accessories – for the keen golfer can be a daunting task, hopefully in this article on golf accessories we can help you make up your mind on the best ones to buy or buy as a gift for a family member or friend for a special occasion, in this article we are going to look at golf range finders.

Golf accessories – for the keen golfer

Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Bushnell Tour V4

When you are either buying golf equipment for yourself or someone else you need to firstly understand theirs or your game first, you need to take into account things like:

a) Are they or are you a really keen golfer?

b) What sort of golfing ability do you or they have?

c) How passionate are you or are they about their golf?

d) Do you have an idea on what sort of additional bit of golf equipment you or they need?

This is just a start to establish what type of golf accessories you want to enhance your golf game or theirs, once you have an idea then you can start looking around on line what’s available on the golf market.

In the golf market today it can be a pretty difficult task to understand what sort of golf accessories to buy, plus working to a budget if the cost is a potential issue so you need to firstly understand what is on offer, in this article we want to highlight a few golf accessories that will hopefully suit all budgets regardless whether it is for yourself or you are buying for someone else as a gift. Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Garmin S20 Watch

Golf Accessories – Golf Range Finders

Without a doubt the most sort after addition to most golfers golf equipment are golf range finders, these are the devices that can tell any golfers the correct distances to hazards such as bunkers, water hazards and ditches for example, this helps golfers make the correct decision with club selection prior to playing their golf shot. 

Once they have navigated their way past the fairway hazards they can then precise distances to the front, middle and back of the green, these distances help and give confidence to golfers knowing that they know the exact yardages to their intended target – having these type of golf accessories in their golf bag is a must for avid and serious golfers plus it takes out the option of guessing distances which can potentially create major problems when navigating around a golf course. 

Golf Accessories – Bushnell Tour V4 Compact Golf Laser Rangefinder

And finally if you are the golfer that needs to know exact yardages then look no further than the Compact Bushnell Tour V4 – This new laser rangefinder will surprise you with his lightness and his pocket format; it is 30 percent smaller than his legendary predecessor the Tour V3. The Tour v4 is the must-have in the bag, it has the Technologies JOLT like all other Bushnell Golf Laser Rangefinder, this JOLT Technology provides the golfer with short vibrating bursts to reinforce the laser has locked onto the flag. Jolt Technology eliminates all doubt. The Tour v4 can reach the flag from 400 Yards/ 360 metres, it also has the Fast Focus system which permits to easily adjust the optical – CLICK ON IMAGES below to read more or buy on Amazon.

Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Bushnell Tour V4 Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Bushnell Tour 4

Garmin Approach S20 Watch

If you are a golfer that likes to combine style with a distance measuring device then you could consider a Garmin Approach S20 watch, Garmin Approach S20 is the golfing partner that doubles as your everyday watch. Elegant, sleek and lightweight, this enhanced GPS device features more than 40,000 courses plus automatic map updates, daily activity tracking and smart notifications to connect with your healthy lifestyle. On the course, you’ll see precise distances to the front, back and middle of the green, as well as hazards. Garmin Auto Shot game tracker measures your shot distances and auto-records them for review on your Garmin Connect account. In addition, receive smart notifications for calls, texts, emails and other alerts right on your wrist – CLICK ON IMAGES below to read more or buy on Amazon.

Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Garmin S20 Watch Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Garmin S20 Watch

The Garmin Approach G6 Handheld

If you are a golfer that plays varying different golf courses and need to know the course and different hole layouts then you should consider a Garmin G6 handheld device, this will give you ample information on the best way to play a hole and also knowing where all the contours are. The Garmin Approach G6 Handheld GPS unit introduces a sleek, slim design. Featuring a glove-friendly, colorful 2.6-inch touchscreen, Approach G6 has two buttons for instant access to Green View, Shot Measure and Digital Scorecard. It’s waterproof and tough to take the hardness of the game.

The Approach G6 boasts more than 40000 preloaded international golf courses with free course updates (no extra fees or subscriptions required). The internal rechargeable battery lasts up to 15 hours so you can play an entire weekend on a single charge. Approach G6 doubles as a Digital Scorecard for your foursome with scoring options for Stroke Play, Stableford, Skins, and Match Play with adjustable handicaps.

Colourful layup arcs at 100, 150, 200 and even 250 yards let you know exactly how far you need to hit when laying up. Touch Targeting lets you touch any point on the sunlight-readable display and it shows the precise distance to that exact spot – fairway, hazard, landing area or the front, middle and back of the green. Enhanced stats keeps track of fairways hit, greens in regulation and putts per round. Check your stats during the round or download and print them from your computer afterward. Zero in on the pin with Green View. Just tap the flag on the map to zoom in on the green then you can drag the flag to position it where you see it, giving you an accurate yardage – CLICK ON IMAGES below to read more or buy on Amazon.

Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Garmin G6 Handheld Golf accessories - for the keen golfer - Garmin G6 Handheld Rangefinder

Conclusion about Golf accessories and Golf range finders

All of these golf rangefinders will enhance your game and help you with your course management with great accuracy, I have personally tried them all and have a soft spot for all of them but my personal favourite and what i have in the bag is the Bushnell Tour, but I play with many other very competent golfers and all of the choices above are of equal value to all levels of golfers.

I hope that this article Golf accessories for the keen golfer was of use to your golf game and if you have any questions regarding this article please do not hesitate to leave me a comment below I will be glad to respond to any comments left.

Happy Golfing as Always.


Michael Baker
Bogeys to Birdies

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2 Responses

  1. Thanks for the comments about golf accessories, we will be doing other articles on other equipment that is good for improving your golf game.

    Bogeys to Birdies

  2. Richard says:

    These are great accessories for the keen golfer, enjoyed the article a lot – keep it up

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