Erik Most

Erik Most

Erik is a writer and teacher from Fort Lauderdale, FL. When he's not trying to figure out ways to golf for free, he's usually hanging out with his wife and Rhodesian Ridgeback, Koa. You can find more of his work at punchbowlgolf.co

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BACKSWING THOUGHTS A People’s History of The Wind Shirt

Golfers are a unique breed with weird needs, like rangefinders, putting mats, and infomercial gear. But maybe the most peculiar piece of golf gear is the wind shirt. Why, exactly, does it exist?

Golfers are a peculiar bunch. I mean — really think about the requirements some of…

BACKSWING THOUGHTS Earth Day: The Golf Course Is Our Canvas

When you chunk it, they say you’ve “hit the big ball before the little ball.” So this is our Earth Day appreciation for the Big Ball.

When Monet approached his canvas, he began with two colors: blue and green. The same…

BACKSWING THOUGHTS If A Golfer Was A Green…

The famous island green at TPC Sawgrass got us thinking: which golfer does this remind you of?

As THE PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass kicks off this week, an image of the…

INTRODUCING A Ball, A Stick, A Friend, A Club

Taking back what it means to be a member: freedom, accessibility, and inclusivity — one new golfer at a time.

It all began with a few wayward Scots whacking a pebble over some dunes with…

ROPES PASS Deafening Silence: A Quiet Year At The Waste Management Phoenix Open

I want you to take a deep breath. Gently close your eyes. Travel all the…

DRESSCODE Who The F&*# Invented The White Belt?

Seriously. No one will get hurt. We just want answers.

In what social setting is a white belt ever permissible, let alone celebrated? The ONLY…

DRESSCODE An Ode to the Golf Polo

Our deepest affections for the greatest article of clothing ever invented.

Dearest Golf Polo,  When I want to dupe people into thinking I dress professionally, you…

DRESSCODE The Worst Pants in Golf History

Welcome to The Pants Hall of Shame

Who wears the pants? If you leave it short or don’t get it past the…

PEN TO PIN The Best Kind of Dog Track

Man’s best friend and man’s best game…what could go wrong?

The pandemic and subsequent quarantine have made two things (among many) abundantly clear: Dogs and…

PEN TO PIN Why I Hate Long Par 3’s

Banish The Bogey Monster of Golf

A few years back I had the good fortune of playing a casual round with…