This post was most recently updated on February 7th, 2021
There are three pillars in Golfible’s mission outlined below. We aim to be an information hub for golf enthusiasts and media companies looking for engaging golf data.
Build a free encyclopaedia of all golfing terminology
Help sports journalist drive their reader engagement With Our Engaging Visual Graphics
Help Golf Enthuasists Make Buying Decisions Through Informed Content
Golf Knowledge Database
Online golf communities are full of questions on lesser-known golfing terms and concepts like Gross vs Net Golf or How Do Pro Golfer’s Know Yardage? Our mission is to answer these questions in an easily digestible way, so our reader’s base knowledge of the sport improves with every visit to our website.
Data-Driven Graphics For Journalists
Sports journalists and media outlets often don’t have time to dig deep into golf data and create appealing visuals when working against deadlines. Golf fanatics ourselves, we utilise our team’s expertise to create data-rich visual golf graphics for external media brands who are looking to increase user engagement.
Buy Golf Products With Confidence
Golf is flooded with a dizzying array of equipment and gadgets each targeting different aspects of the game. Assessing what golf club or golf ball is best for a particular skill level or age can be difficult for the average golf consumer.
We create detailed golf product reviews to remove that buying decision stress and these are written by our team of experienced golf writers. Each golf review uses a star rating system so consumers can easily break down the strengths and weaknesses of the product. The reviews are published after an unbiased testing process by our golf writers and information verification by our editorial team. More detail on our writers and editors can be found further down this page.
Golfible co-founder and head editor, Alec likes to write about golf from a graphical perspective. With a data modeling background, he enjoys converting raw golf data into user-friendly visual charts. Interests include statistics, Tiger Woods, and the history of golf’s 4 majors. He is also responsible for the editorial aspect and strategy of Golfible.
Rob previously worked in the trading department of a leading online gambling company specializing in golf and also has a degree in data science. Interests include technological advances in golf, John Daly and Tottenham Hotspur.
Contact Rob: Email
Lawrence Smelser is part of the Golfible writing staff and is a freelance golf journalist. Smelser has covered the PGA Tour including the U.S. Masters with Augusta.com. He holds a journalism Bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M and a Master’s journalism degree from the University of North Texas
Charl is a full-time writer who loves research and learning new things. He is an avid golfer and tech enthusiast. When not writing, he tries to squeeze in a round of golf or escape to the mountains or the beach
Contact Charl: Linkedin