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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.

Why Custom Golf Clubs Make a Great Holiday Gift

Give the ultimate golfer’s holiday gift with custom golf clubs from Burl Oaks Golf Club in Minnesota.

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How to Fix a Golf Slice

Among new golfers and high-handicap golfers, one of the most common frustrations is dealing with a slice. When you’re a leftie, a slice or “banana ball” curves your ball to left, whereas when you’re right-handed, it curves to the right. Depending on whether you’re right-handed or you’re a southpaw, your slice can look a little different, but ultimately, the causes are the same.

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Five Mental Golf Tips

Like every sport, golf is about more than just simple athletics. There’s a mental component to every physical game, and golf is no exception. In many ways, golf has more of a psychological component than most sports. That’s why when you’re working on improving your swing, it’s important to remember the mental side of the sport.

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Do Golf Lessons Really Help?

Have you ever thought about signing up for golf lessons? Don’t make the mistake of thinking they’re just for beginners. It’s a common misconception that if you’re signing up for lessons, it means you’re a novice or you’re a high handicap golfer.

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Best Stretches for Golf

Does your pre-game golf routine involve stretching yet? Incorporating simple stretches into your pre-swing routine can mean the difference between a solid game and a golf injury that puts you off the golf course for weeks.

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Three Reasons Why Golf is Great for Disabled Individuals

Golf is one of those sports that everyone loves. It’s just as great when you’re 80 as it is when you’re eight years old. Whether you’re tall or short, guy or gal, golf is fun, challenging, and great exercise. It’s also a decent way to meet new people.

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Benefits of Coordinating a Corporate Golf Outing

Fall is right around the corner, and pretty soon, the reds and golds of autumn will transform the Minnesota landscape into a magical wonderland. Between the natural splendor and the cooler weather, fall is one of the most enchanting times of year to spend time out on the golf course. What better reason to take your next corporate outing outdoors?

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Golf Etiquette: Be the Golfer Everyone Loves

Every sport has two sets of rules. There are the written rules that outline how the game is played. And then there are the unspoken rules handed down by generation after generation of players. For golf, a game that’s been played for hundreds of years and across continents around the world, there are plenty of unspoken rules.

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Golf Club Fittings Aren’t Just for Pros

When you love golf, you want to do everything you can to stay on top of your game. You spend time practicing your swing and dedicate plenty of time to the game. But have you ever thought of investing in custom golf clubs?

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Invest in a Social Membership at Burl Oaks Golf Club

Summertime is in full swing, and it’s a perfect time to start making big summer plans and finding opportunities to get out in the world and make some new connections. If you’re looking for a great place to socialize and have plenty of summer adventures, a golf club is a solid bet.

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