Fast paced sports like Football, Basketball and Hockey are not always everyone’s cup of tea. So this is where Golf comes in. The fact that it is a bit slow paced sport as compared to the aforementioned ones makes it a lot more relaxing while being entertaining at the same time. Although earlier Golf was considered a sport of posh people only, but now-a-days the trend has changed, and it has received a lot more fan following than it originally did. It has acquired the status of being a major sport all across the globe which is why numerous championship events are also held every year offering wholesome amount of prize money to the winners. With the stakes being higher every year as all the finest golfers have their title on the line, Golf tickets tend to sell out soon for all the golfing events that are to follow.
Although it may not seem that old, but first ever structured golfing event was held more than a 1000 years ago. But what became the origin of the game was a sport that was played by the shepherds almost 2000 years ago with sticks and stones.
Formerly golf wasn’t much of a popular sport but in past few years it has turned out to be extremely popular and one of the most happening events of our time. The example of this actuality can be observed by the fact that in 1984 China only had one golf course, but by the end of 2009 there were almost 600 golf courses in the Peoples Republic of China.
Every year, the golfing calendar offers all the fans of the sport with some of the finest golfing events, of which; The Masters, The US Open, The British Open and the PGA Championship are the most anticipated and prestigious ones. What makes these events so special is the fact that it features all the top golfers from around the globe competing with each other at one grand stage.
The chain of these Men’s Championship events starts off in April with the Masters that is followed by the U.S Open in June. Afterwards in the month of July The Open Championship sets in, making way for the PGA Championship in the month of August.
Apart from that Women’s Major Golfing events also grab a fair amount of attention from all the golf lovers as well. But since these events are not as stable and old as the Men's championships, the list of major events often change.
But change or no change, golf still continues to enjoy the same amount of ever increasing fan following that it always did for the past few decades; which is why Golf Tickets for all the upcoming major events are already in high demand. So don’t miss out on your opportunity to catch your favorite golfers going at each other in any of the upcoming events that are scheduled for this year.