Now Airing New Ship Sticks TV Commercials

Check out our two newest commercials airing on Golf Channel, CNBC, Travel Channel and more.

4 Buddies

Wherever your love of golf takes you, whoever it takes you with, count on Ship Sticks to take your clubs. The process of shipping has never been easier. All it takes is a couple of minutes and a few clicks on our scheduling page. Ship Sticks will ship your clubs from your home to any golf destination you desire.

Planning for a golf trip with friends has never been easier. With Ship Sticks, your clubs will be ready upon your arrival. Check out our latest commercial featuring 4 Buddies who used Ship Sticks for their most recent golf trip. Their hassle-free experience allowed them to have an enjoyable time while on the course.

Simply The One

Are you deciding where your next golf trip may be? No worries. In our recent commercial, we feature key resorts that we partner with. There are many pleasures and challenges that set golf destinations apart. Although, the one thing they have in common is that they count on Ship Sticks to take your clubs there with care. Ship Sticks will ship your clubs from your home to your golf destination, wherever it may be. Allow yourself a few minutes on our site to grab a quote. When you’re prepared, simply book your shipment, and your clubs will be ready and waiting at the golf shop so you can be playing. Check out our newest commercial, Simply the One, and in no time you will be booking your next golf trip. Bandon Dunes, Pinehurst, Sand Valley and Sea Island Golf Resorts all offer once in a lifetime experience to their guests. Allow us to be the option of transportation as you check these resorts off your golf destination bucket list.

Always remember, we simplify the way you travel. Make it Simple. Make it Ship Sticks.

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8 Fantastic Golf Resorts in Portugal to Visit on Your Next Trip to Europe

8 Fantastic Golf Resorts in Portugal

Winter’s on the way, and you should be too. As the temperature continues to drop, likely golfers around the world will be making their way to guaranteed “hot” spots to enjoy the pleasant contrasting weather. Instead of competing for space in Hawaii or Australia, why not consider Portugal for your next winter getaway?

Currently home to more than 40 golf courses, Portugal is one of Europe’s most popular golfing destinations. Even better: its mild climate and agreeable weather is available year-round! Travel through a champion course or simply saunter along the Lisbon coast for a personal golf experience. Portugal’s affable climate is the perfect setting for a memorable round while keeping the winter blues away.

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Golfing Down Under: The 8 Courses You Must Play on Your Next Australian Vacation

Golfing Down Under

It’s that time of the year: the Australian Open.

As you read this, golfers from around the world are preparing to return to Australia’s legendary golf courses and resorts in anticipation of the Stonehaven Cup. The Australian Open continues to draw in impressive numbers to its robust golfing community, warm weather, and stunning attractions.

Whether you’re ready to follow the holes or play a few of your own, you’ll always have options in Australia. Some of the region’s treasured resorts have once been home to the prestigious tournament and boast a rich history and well-groomed landscaped. But, if you’d simply like to enjoy 18 rounds on the green under the warm sun, any of Australia’s 18,000 golf courses will do.

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The Coolest Courses to Play During the Hottest Summer Months

Coolest Courses to Play During uSmmer

It happens every year: the summer heat wave invades, and you find yourself shooting the same score as the temperature. And that’s no way to spend your golf vacations.

Southern states like South Carolina and Florida boast an outrageous golf scene, both being touted at times as the “golf capital of the world.” But with their stunning variety of courses comes an equally stunning number on the temperature scale during summer months.

Every golfer deserves a round in the 70’s, but you might need a few special golf trips to make it happen. When June, July, and August roll around, try these courses to keep you cool while you’re playing 18.

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The World’s 7 Toughest Golf Courses

Toughest Courses

Learn about Some of the Most Challenging Golf Courses in the World

Are you up for it? While many courses cater to players of all skill levels (and rightly so!), some courses are intense enough to tempt even the most laid-back personalities to commit murder and mayhem in sheer frustration.

Displaying a little of your dark side is not necessarily a bad thing, though, if you’re looking for a way to pit your skills against the diabolical genius of a course designer and the elements. Will you be bored playing any of these courses? Absolutely not. Will you list any of them as your top favorites for frequent play? Maybe, maybe not. But rest assured that you will not walk away the same player as you started, and the experience you have at any of these courses will haunt you forever. In a good way.

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15 Golf Courses for Every Golfer’s Bucket List

Luxury Tropical Golf Course

Any serious golfer needs to have a bucket list of courses to visit in a lifetime. These courses should represent the best aspects of the game that you hope to capture: the courses, the views, the locations, and the pleasure of playing.

We have 15 amazing golf courses you can add to your list. Whether you’re just creating your bucket list or adding to it, make sure these courses make the cut.

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4 Romantic Golf Getaways Even Non-Golf Partners Will Love

Treating yourself and your partner to a romantic getaway is a must-do for every couple in order to rekindle the flame, enjoy each others’ company, and just relax away the stresses of demanding careers and/or family needs.

But if you’re into golfing and your partner is not, how can you sneak in a few rounds without looking like a complete jerk? Why, by picking a golf getaway that caters to your need to hit the greens while also offering entertainment and activities that will keep your non-golf-playing significant other perfectly occupied and satisfied, of course! Here are four luxurious and excitingly romantic getaways that cater to your desire to play pristine courses and still romance your beloved. (more…)

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Featured Resort: Whistling Straits

Whistling Straits, located in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, is home to one of the greatest championship courses in the United States. Owned by the Kohler Company, Whistling Straits features championship golf courses, a highly ranked golf academy and several casual and fine dining restaurants and bars. Whistling Straits offers guests a spa and five-star lodging at the American Club, the Inn on Woodlake or Sandhill, a backwoods cabin.

Straits Course

Designed by Pete Dye, the Straits Course is one of the finest golf courses in the world. In fact, the Straits hosted the 2007 U.S. Senior Open, 2004, 2010, 2015 PGA Championship and the future site of the 2020 Ryder Cup. The Straits is the recipient of several awards including Golfweek’s #4 Best Resort Courses and #22 in America’s Greatest 100 Golf Courses.

The Straits offers a links-style layout that stretches along two miles of Lake Michigan shoreline. The walking only Straits features an open design that is susceptible to high winds and rugged terrain. The course replicates the links courses found in Ireland with several elevation changes, deep pot bunkers, grass-topped dunes and eight holes along the water. The challenging layout stretches 7,790 yards from the championship tees and plays to a par 72.

The Irish at Whistling Straits

The Irish at Whistling Straits offers guests a spectacular experience and complements the Straits. The Irish is ranked #35 in GolfWeek’s Best Resort Courses and #47 in Golf Digest’s America’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses. The Irish is located inland and features a grassland and dunes layout. The Irish is also designed by Pete Dye and plays to a par 72 and shorter and friendlier 7,201 yards from the championship set of tees.

Whistling Straits Restaurants

There are several fine and casual dining options available at Whistling Straits. Guests must try a few of the following can’t miss dining locations: The Whistling Straits Restaurant offers a scenic view of Lake Michigan in an Irish Farmhouse setting. The Immigrant Restaurant is an AAA Four Diamond Award Winner and specializes in contemporary American cuisine with modern European influences. The Irish Pub is known for signature fish ‘n’ chips and a premium selection of beers and fine scotch.

Kohler Golf Academy

Golf Magazine ranks the Kohler Golf Academy in the top 50 best golf schools in America. The Golf Academy offers year-round instruction with an indoor facility during the winter months.

Ship Sticks

Whistling Straits is one of the most popular golf resorts in the country, and Ship Sticks will transport your clubs to and from the resort. Ship Sticks picks your clubs up at your home and transports them to Whistling Straits in time for your first round of golf. Once you are finished, Ship Sticks delivers your clubs home in time for your next round. Ship Sticks allows you to skip the hassle of transporting your clubs on the airline and lugging them to and from your hotel. Check out ShipSticks.com when you book your golf package to Whistling Straits.

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