April 18, 2022

How can you improve putt consistency if you’re putting on a sub-standard turf that doesn’t have natural action?

 

NOT EVERY ARTIFICIAL TURF IS BUILT EQUAL

If you’re searching for lifelike artificial grass for a commercial or residential golf green design, you can’t pick up a roll of grass from the local big box shop. Your experience will unlike what you experience at your home course.

When it comes to synthetic turf, you want a outcome in which a chip shot will land, bounce, roll, stop, and respond as naturally to a real golf green. And to amplify your capital, you want a putt to break and roll reasonably from club face to the cup. It’s not too much to ask for, professional player or not.

 

HOW TO CHOOSE A FIRST-CLASS TURF

One of the first characteristics to search for when investigating synthetic turf for your golf green projects in Edmonton should be the play characteristics of real golf courses.


Let’s start with landing on the green.

When you land a chip shot on the green, you anticipate it to be received by the grass accurately, bounce appropriately, and roll naturally, confidently, to the cup. That last part is at your discretion, though. Sadly, many artificial grass products can’t deliver on that, failing to supply the similar bounce as natural greens do. Our Golden Bear product line is specifically and specifically intended to be practical in this regard and offer 20-25% more ball retention than other foremost artificial turf products.

 

WHY GOLDEN BEAR GRASS

Putting is arguably where the appropriate roll, aim, and natural golf ball action turns even more vital. How can you potentially ameliorate putt consistency if you’re putting on a low grade turf that doesn’t have normal action?

Whether you battle with cut-throughs, spin, shoving, putter release, or even getting better from missed putts, realistic golf ball action matters. Rehearsing your routine and aim on a synthetic golf green that isn’t as adequate as the greens at the course might be more harmful to your game than useful. If you want to improve your putting, you need to discover a realistic synthetic grass made for golf.

Golden Bear is our high quality manufactured turf with a sincere look, feel, and bite like real grass. In uncomplicated terms — it’s the most accurate playing surface available on the market presently. Here are some of our most well-known Golden Bear products.

GOLDEN BEAR PUTTING GREEN

GOLDEN BEAR PUTTING GREEN
300 - Olive

Made with the improved achievement in mind, our Olive Golden Bear Putting Green putting surface renders the utmost in playability for the experienced (and amateur) golfer. A genuine 31oz product GB-123 supplies the roll, bite and bounce required for precise greens.


GOLDEN BEAR PREMIER TEE

GOLDEN BEAR PREMIER TEE
300 - Turf Green/Lime Green

Golden Bear Premier Tee provides lush spring green aesthetics and premium performance. Additionally, the natural club-to-surface interaction makes it the leading choice for commercial golf applications.

 
 

WHAT THE EXPERTS THINK

When you understand that artificial golf greens aren’t just created for home backyard putting greens but are also generally employed at multiple of your popular pro golf courses, you may wonder how the pros feel about golfing on them.

Well, over 55 PGA golf icons, including Annika Sorenstam, Jack Nicklas, Hale Irwin, and Rickie Fowler, vouch for the top-notch quality of Southwest Greens’ synthetic grass products.

Multiple professional courses use our artificial grass for their putting greens to cut costs and for the quality of professional-grade artificial turf, along with Top of the Rock Golf Course in Missouri and The Hong Kong Golf and Tennis Academy.

And while you will see that our merchandise make first class turf for household properties, they're also used by many commercial client. The Waldorf Astoria, Bentley, Peter Millar, Samsung, and Google, to name a few, trust in our products.

 
 

THE SOUTHWEST GREENS DIFFERENCE

We spotlight it a lot, but we posses the customer testaments to back it up — our synthetic grass and installation practices are peak of the line. It requires years of experience to sharpen the handiwork essential to install our turf. By employing Southwest Greens, you benefit from the highest experienced group of assemblers. That’s one of the reasons why we’ve been awarded Golf Digest's Best Synthetic Putting Greens award from 2016 to 2020.

Whether you’re a professional, amateur, or even a commercial patrons, Southwest Greens’s first-rate artificial grass is the finest choice for authentic bounce, aim, and roll on artificial turf. Contact us soon for a free consultation to get the finest synthetic grass in the industry.


Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in January 2021 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

 
5x Golf Digest Award Winner
Golf Digest Editors Choice Award
Best Synthetic Putting Green