It depends on the golfer, and the store, and the golf balls you buy. Here’s a look at our best and worst gifts for the golfer on your list:
1. Drivers: the worst golf gift is trying to buy a driver for a golfer without knowing what they want.
2. Golf balls: if you don’t know the type of golf ball your golfer uses, your best bet for a good golf gift is to go with Titleist ProV1s. For an avid golfer, the worst golf balls you can buy someone as a gift are the buy 1 get 2 free golf balls at the local sports store.
3. Golf shirts: so 10 years ago, buying a golfer a golf shirt was probably the safest purchase you could make. If you don’t know your golfers style, then a golf shirt can be a risky purchase. The worst golf shirt you can buy would be the total opposite of the person’s fashion style. A little golf shirt investigation never hurts.
With all of the new brands in golf equipment to apparel to golf balls, golf gift buying isn’t quite as easy as it used to be. But if you follow these tips, you should have a happy golfer this holiday season.