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Expert Tips on How To Practice Golf In The Winter

golf bag and clubs on a snowy ground

Golfing in spring is a chance to breathe in the fresh air, check out the newest blooms lining the green, and stretch your legs after a long off-season. In summer, golfing is a great way to exercise while you’re soaking up the sun. But when fall turns to winter, chilly temps, sleet, and snow can quickly derail all your plans, leaving you at risk of getting rusty. Instead, check out these tips on how to practice golf in the winter courtesy of the experts at Basking Ridge Country Club. read more…

Tips for Fall Golf in Basking Ridge, NJ

golf ball and tee set up in the grass with fall leaves around it

As the days slowly grow shorter and thoughts of beach vacations and swimsuits drift to pumpkin carving and turkey dinners, one thing is certain: It’s almost time for fall golf! Pack your best clubs, check out these fall golf tips, and book your tee time at Basking Ridge Country Club today. read more…

Driving Range Tips

man on a driving range taking a swing

Practice makes perfect in any sport, and golf isn’t an exception. One of the best places to practice golf is at a driving range, which many golf courses provide. Professional golfers spend several hours every day practicing to find potential problems in their swing. Practice like a pro with these driving range tips to fix flaws in your swing that may be hurting your game and lowering your golf score. read more…

Drills To Improve Your Golf Game

A male golfer tees off on golf course with an iron

Like any game, golf practice drills are a necessary step to help improve how well you play. When you take professional golf lessons, it’s common for your instructor to assign you drills to perform on your own time. Taking golf lessons is an effective way to improve your game, but there are numerous drills you can do yourself that help you become a better golfer. While someone can tell you or even demonstrate how to improve various aspects of your game, practice makes perfect, and drills help you get physically and mentally involved in improving techniques that may be hampering your game. read more…

The Surprising Ties Between Golf and Stress Relief

couple driving a golf cart on the green

For those who love to golf, stress relief is as easy as booking a tee time and showing up. When the days are long and the worries of the “real world” hang heavily, head to Basking Ridge Country Club and find your inner Zen at one of the prettiest, most hospitable places in New Jersey. read more…

Unusual Golf Rules

male golfer swinging at a golf ball stuck in cactus tree

Golf may seem like a simple game, but the rules may be more complex than you might realize. In the most simplistic terms, players use a variety of golf clubs to hit a small white ball into a hole in the ground located hundreds of yards away from where you take your first stroke. However, there are several unusual golf rules that can warrant penalty strokes and cause you to lose the game. If you’ve ever read the complete rules of golf, you’ll find numerous rules relating to the game and player conduct. Here are some of the more obscure golf rules you might have overlooked. read more…

How To Unwind After A Day On The Course

elderly man sitting at a table drinking coffee and reading newspaper with golf clubs and course in the background

Basking Ridge Country Club offers private country club membership. Located in Basking Ridge, NJ, our stunning facility is nestled in the beautiful Somerset Hills area and offers premier country club amenities perfect for relaxing after a rousing round of golf on our gorgeous 18-hole course. Because we’re located between Basking Ridge and Bernardsville, you can also take advantage of nearby amenities found in these historic suburbs or head to New York City for some surprisingly relaxing activities. read more…

How To Encourage Your Young Golfer

Tiger Woods’s father, Earl Woods, first introduced his son to golf at the young age of two. At age three, he shot a 48 over 9 holes at the Navy Golf Course. These memorable events marked the beginning of a long and successful career for Woods, eventually leading him down the path of turning pro at age 20. read more…

Keeping Healthy with Golf

Group of friends on the golf course

From the scenic views to enjoying the great outdoors, it’s hard to find somebody who doesn’t enjoy the game of golf. And believe it or not, many studies have suggested another added benefit to spending a day on the golf course – positive impacts on your physical and mental health. Here, discover the top health benefits of golf that you can experience at Basking Ridge Country Club. read more…

Golf – A Sport for Life

group of guys at a golf outing

Since the sport’s earliest days, golfing has been enjoyed by people of all ages. And it’s easy to see why – from a fun opportunity to socialize to learning valuable life lessons, the positive effects that golfing has on anyone who plays is enough reason to keep them coming back for more. After all, arguably one of the most famous golfers of all time, Tiger Woods, got his start when he was just two years old, and one of the oldest known golfers ever was still playing at the age of 103! Here’s a deeper look at why golfing is truly a sport for everybody. read more…