Blog

We are always looking for ways to help our members improve their game and learn some tips and tricks along the way. Our blog page features articles that provide valuable information on a wide range of topics for our golf members.

Golf Shop Insights

Undestand the essential aspects of what makes the Burl Oaks Golf Club's shop a pivotal part of a golfer's journey. From the significance of custom fitting services to the impact of embracing local brands and the latest trends in golf apparel and gadgets, we uncover how our golf shop serves not just as a retail space but as a cornerstone of the golfing community, enhancing the game and experience for our members.

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Junior Golf at Burl Oaks

Read through Burl Oaks Golf Club's Junior Golf Program, highlighting its comprehensive approach to nurturing young talent. We cover success stories, tournament preparation, and balancing academics with golf, showcasing how Burl Oaks creates an environment where junior golfers can excel on the course and in their academic endeavors.

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Golf Lessons and Improvement

Learn how Burl Oaks Golf Club offers a comprehensive package for golf improvement. From personalized lessons and swing analysis to mastering the short game and leveraging instructor expertise, we cover how each aspect contributes to enhancing your golf experience. Join us as we delve into the benefits of choosing Burl Oaks for your golfing journey, highlighting the club's commitment to helping members achieve their full potential on the course.

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Mastering the Greens at Burl Oaks

Learn the art of mastering the greens at Burl Oaks Golf Club. From the evolution of our championship course to tips on navigating our most challenging holes, we offer insights into improving your game while highlighting our commitment to quality and environmental stewardship.

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How to Get Perfect Golf Posture Now

How is your golf posture? Do you find yourself hitting inconsistent shots? Perhaps you feel your balance and stability isn’t what it should be when you’re hitting the golf ball. On the driving range at Burl Oaks Golf Club, posture is one of the primary concerns among amateur golfers. If you need help getting your posture ready for the golf course, you’re not alone.

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What You Should Incorporate In Your Pre-Shot Routine

As many successful golfers will tell you, the key to long-term success is consistency. Developing routines particular to your golf game is crucial to achieving your goals in the long run. While each athlete will have their own routine specific to their style of play and talents, there are a few things you should keep in mind when developing the routine that works best for you.

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How to Speed Up a Slow Round

If there’s a slow group in front of you on the golf course, it can be annoying. Or, if you are the one causing the delays, you may start to feel uncomfortable and try to make shots you’re not capable of making, which can cause you to take even longer. If your group is causing delays, there are a few things you can do to speed up the process if you’re not actively competing in a tournament.

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Why Should You Host Your Private Party At Burl Oaks

At Burl Oaks Golf Club, we have several amenities and facilities that play host to high-end events for our members and community members. While you may think of a community center, church basement, or rental hall as the perfect place to host a private party, a golf club is just as good of, if not a better location. No matter what event you’re hosting, you want it to be memorable and stand apart from other events in the area, but how do you go about this? It can get expensive to rent a facility, hire a catering staff, pay for decorations, and more. But what if you could get all of those things easily? At Burl Oaks, we host a variety of events where our members have access to our state-of-the-art facilities and top-notch culinary staff. Here, our team will explain more about why you should host your event at our facility.

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Getting Prepared for Fall Golf

Golf is popular in Minnesota, virtually year-round, except for the frigid winter months. However, as the weather turns colder in the fall months, it’s crucial to prepare yourself and gear for the weather changes. Taking care of yourself and equipment will ensure you get the most out of your fall season, while also staying healthy and keeping your gear in good shape for the upcoming spring and summer seasons that will likely be busier than the fall.

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How Do We Keep Our Course In Pristine Condition?

Maintaining a golf course is a great deal of work, but our experts at Burl Oaks Golf Club know the best practices to keep the course in pristine condition. A variety of factors have to be taken into account when you’re in charge of golf course management. Our team of professionals knows these practices better than anyone, and that’s why we are home to one of the best golf courses in all of the Upper Midwest. We keep a strict maintenance schedule to ensure our workers don’t interfere with our members while they’re out on our course. So, what are some of the actions we take to keep our course in tip-top shape?

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