Gifts for Golfers
2023 Father's Day Gift Guide: The Best Golf Gifts for Dad
With Father's Day right around the corner, there is still time to get the golf dad in your life a great gift that will show him how much you care—about him and his golf game. Whether he plays 36 every weekend or just recently picked up the game, these gift ideas will inspire his game all year long. From golf shirts and apparel to enhance his look to a strong whiskey to boost his confidence on the course, here are some of the best gifts ideas for every type of golf dad.
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Greatness Wins Men's Performance Training Quarter Zip
Any sports fan will appreciate this brand backed by Derek Jeter, Wayne Gretzky and Misty Copeland. It's a brand focused on versatile sportswear, quality fabrics and inclusive sizing. This quarter-zip is built for training, but has an upscale enough design to be worn for golf and off-course activities. Offered in sizes ranging from small to XXXL, it has a looser athletic fit and is designed to have no distractions, so he can focus on the game.
Jordan Fadeaway 6-Way Golf Bag
Jordan golf products will always make for a great gift. Dad will love the Chicago Bulls’ inspired colors on this Jordan golf bag—no matter what team he roots for. The number 23 printed on the shoulder straps will even allow him to wear MJ’s jersey number on the course.
Allbirds Men's Golf Dashers
This popular sneaker brand released its first golf shoe and the early response is strong. Available in black or white, the Dashers Golf Shoes are lightweight, lined with a comfortable foam cushioning at the midsole and have a versatile traction pattern that can be worn on or off the course.
Rokform Eagle 3 iPhone Case
Any golfer will appreciate this phone case that is designed to magnetically attach to the cart and is built to withstand a drop on the cart path. Rokform’s Eagle 3 phone case is great for those who use their phone for GPS or are looking for an easy way to record their swing mid-round.
TRAVISMATHEW HEATER TOUR LOGO POLO
Fans of Jon Rahm will love this polo similar to what the recent Masters winner wore at Augusta. As an extra Tour-worthy touch, TravisMathew’s design team moved the TM logo to the collar of this popular shirt to closer replicate the version of the shirt worn by the pros. The heathered red texture gives the simple top an extra touch of style, with a shade that can be paired with almost any pant or short color.
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Public Drip Drip Club Crewneck
Crewnecks are another staple in golf that are great to have for layering options during chilly rounds—and we love that this golf-themed design from Public Drip can be worn to rep our favorite sport off the course, too.
Beneunder Slimline Sunglasses
With an on-trend oversize shape that also adds extra sun protection around the eye, these sunglasses fold compactly for safe and easy storage. It's a lightweight frame with versatile styling and a great price point.
Bushnell Wingman Mini GPS Speaker
Available for pre-order, Bushnell took the popular Wingman GPS Speaker and made a miniature version that can hook to the golf bag. It also has the Bushnell Bite magnetic mount, so it can attach to the golf cart during riding rounds. It gives audible distances on demand, will connect to your phone to play music wirelessly and can be synced with another Wingman Mini speaker to allow your group to rock the same playlist simultaneously.
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Dormie Tattoo Flash Putter Cover
Tatted or not, this nautical, tattoo-inspired will add a ton of personality to any bag. Made with quality leather designed to last, it'll protect your putter with a velour-line interior and magnetic closure.
Cuts Weekender Crossover 7-inch Short
Woven ripstop fabrics have been popular in outerwear lines for those looking for reliable, durable and weather-ready apparel and accessories. It’s a trustworthy reinforced nylon material that’s resistant to tearing or ripping—often used in sails and tents. It’s also in line with fashion’s industrial, outdoorsy trend currently happening. Apparel brand Cuts blended the utility and trendiness of the ripstop fabrication to make these versatile shorts. They lean athletic, but with the right styling can be worn on the golf course.
Match South Golf Bag Matchstick Striker
Great for any golf den, this match holder has vintage, upscale styling and will make for a great gift they'll actually use. It comes with two matchbooks and has a strike pad on the bottom of the bag.
Polo Ralph Lauren Classic Sport Cap
Classic and preppy style has always been a familiar look in golf, but it has been gaining in popularity in off-course fashion as well. This bright cap features the signature Ralph Lauren Polo Bear in a preppy, fun outfit that'll look great accessorizing your preppy outfit or as a stylish juxtaposition to a modern streetwear-inspired golf look.
Rhoback The Mulligan Golf Shirt
lululemon Men's City Sweat Pullover Hoodie
Hoodies are here to stay in the golf apparel world, so get dad one that will look great. This refined sweatshirt from lululemon is soft, breathable and easy to dress up or down. We love this light blue shade, but it also comes in six other, primarily neutral, colors.
This club carrying bag will attach to almost any stroller, so parents can take up to 12 clubs with them on their next “walk.” It’s a great way for parents to introduce kids to golf, or just bring them along for the ride. And, of course, always be mindful of cart placement and keep your head on a swivel to avoid any hazards or potential danger for the little ones.
Platypus Golf Co. Caddie Case Golf Glove Holder
Help dad stay organized on the course with this hard case glove protector that will maintain the shape and extend the lifespan of his golf glove. It also has a mesh pocket to hold keys or a phone, along with slots for tees, ballmarkers and all the other little accessories that seem to get lost in the dark abyss of deep golf bag pockets.
Jones Mini Tour Duffle
Great as a weekender bag or for extended trips, this duffle has hidden backpack straps that can handle heavy loads. It has a separate shoe compartment to keep things fresh and can be customized for an extra personal touch. Note: Custom embroidery takes up to 18 business days and might not ship in time for Father's Day.
Lexon Design Nomaday Power Bank
With a simple and upscale design, this portable charger can be clipped to a golf bag or keychain for backup power wherever dad goes. It comes in a variety of metallic colorways and is compatible with all USB devices.
Municipal Milestone Stretch Twill Hat
While most golfers go for simple and easy-to-match-with hats, headwear is a great way to add personality and style to your look without investing in a new apparel piece. This allover printed cap from Mark Wahlberg’s brand Municipal features a unique black-and-brown tortoise pattern that’d we’d love to see on the course. The brand also has a collection of solid caps, if dad is stuck to his solids, but if he needs just a little push to try something new, this hat is a great place to start.
Sunday Golf Ryder 23 Golf Bag
Sunday Golf is known for making Sunday bags for quick rounds and range sessions with its Loma and El Camino styles. Expanding into 14-club golf bag territory, the brand recently released the Ryder 23 full-sized golf bag. Similar to other bags from Sunday Golf, the Ryder 23 has an insulated can pocket, a smell-proof pocket to keep things fresh and plenty of regular pockets for everything else. It’s offered in the brand’s core colors—black, white, gray, blue— but we’re partial to this sleek green shade.
Macade Doheny Knit Polo
Fashion-forward golf apparel brand Macade teamed up with former NFL wide receiver Brice Butler on an eye-catching golf collection that will add intrigue to any dad’s golf wardrobe. This knit polo has a touch of cashmere to the cotton base to give it a soft and cozy feel, with an upscale and statement-making appearance.
Uncommon Goods Golf Lover's Whiskey Set
These affordable golf-themed glasses have a half-domed base that fits on a wooden coaster that has a real golf ball in the middle. It's a fun gift idea for golfers who seem to have everything or those who love to host post-round drinks.
Dimple & Divot Raynor Hickory Golf Brush
Great for the dads who appreciate quality materials and take extra care of their equipment, this hand painted golf brush is a useful and stylish add to any bag. The wooden handle is made from American Hickory and the nylon brushes are firm enough to clean muddied grooves, but won’t scratch the face.
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G/FORE MEN'S GRADIENT QRT1 COURT SHOE
If you’re shopping for the golf dad who seems to have everything, go for a versatile gift he can use on and off the course. G/FORE recently released a stylish court shoe perfect for dads who like to cross train with tennis, pickleball or basketball between golf rounds. The shoe is made with a breathable knit construction, comfortable mesh lining on the inside and a TPU lining above the insole for lightweight stability. It also comes in solid white or navy, for a quieter statement.
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Bogey Boys Grit Tour Visor
If he’s the visor type, he’ll love this Macklemore-approved tour visor from Bogey Boys. It’s a bold, vintage look with a high profile crown and a rich green colorway that’ll enhance any look.
adidas Men's Adicross Pocket Golf Polo Shirt
Mock collared golf shirts are a great way to add versatility to any golf wardrobe. It’s a modern look that’s comfortable and easy to layer with. This green top from adidas amps up the utilitarian style with a zipped chest pocket and sublimated horizontal stripe design. It also comes in black or white, for dads looking to make less of a statement.
Zoom Broom Golf Breeze
Golf dads with a putting green at home will appreciate this compact leaf blower It’ll clear his practice area quickly and can even fit in his golf bag for easy storage. Not sure we’d take this to the course, but hey, you never know when a portable leaf blower may come in handy.
MudPie Golf Course Mat and Toy Set
Oars + Alps The Outdoor Dad Box
Great to pack in a golf bag or keep at the club, this set includes a moisturizing sunscreen, caffeinated eye roller (great for early mornings) and aluminum-free deodorant. Oars + Alps is a trusted skincare brand that makes approachable and useful products for men. For Father's Day, the brand is offering four "Dad Boxes" like this one, that fit the skincare needs of any dad.
Groove Life Belt
Magnets on this belt replace the traditional buckle closure that most belts have, for an easy snap-on/snap-off system and customizable fit. It's made with a stretchy material that doesn't squeeze, but will keep its form all day long.
High Camp Flasks Firelight 375 Flask
Great for cocktails on the go, this insulated tumbler keeps beverages chilled in a leak-proof container. It also fits a half bottle of wine, if that's dad's style.
True Linkswear Dead Golfer Tees
These tees are a simple, thoughtful and affordable gift idea for dads who want to add a little extra attitude to their game. The Dead Golfer is a skeletal logo from True Linkswear that has been seen on the brand's shoes and accessories—and often sells out quickly.
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Nike Jordan ADG 4 Men's Golf Shoes
This refined-Jordan Golf Shoe is the perfect blend of sport and sophistication. It’s got the iconic Jumpman logo and elephant print at the heel, Carolina blue on the hybrid traction pattern at the sole and is made with a soft full-grain leather.
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St. Jude Towel
Palm Golf Co. is donating all proceeds from the sales of this colorful towel to St. Jude. The towel is made from a durable waffle-knit fabric that will clean debris from clubs without damaging clubfaces. An attached carabiner makes it easy to clip to the bag or take with you.
Blue Tees Player Magnetic Golf Speaker
This magnetic speaker will clip to your cart and is strong enough to stay put through every bump on the course. It’s got a 12-hour battery life, is waterproof and can be connected to multiple speakers, so you don’t have to worry about battling speakers with your playing partners.
Brady Golf Vest
From Tom Brady’s apparel brand, this golf vest is stylish, versatile and can stand up to the elements. The water-repellent fabric is built with four-way stretch, venting to add breathability and an anti-static finish, so it won’t cling to the body in awkward areas.
Hyperice Golf Pack
For dads who can’t get enough of their massage gun—or need a little reminder to take recovery more seriously—this set from Hyperice includes the Hypervolt Go 2 with a holster that will attach to the golf bag to hold it. The Go 2 is a compact version of the percussive device with a 3-hour battery life and a quiet motor that won’t turn any heads on the course. It has two head attachments—on flat and one pointed—and three speeds to choose from, so you can customize the pressure of the massage based on the needs of each muscle group.
lululemon Commission Golf Pant
Great golf pants fit well, are made with a lot of stretch and help regulate body temperature. These pants from lululemon check those boxes and are made with an abrasion resistant fabric with sweat wicking properties to keep you comfortable and extend the life of the pant. Available in black, gray, navy and white, this purple-blue option is an excellent alternative from traditional pant colors that’s still easy to match with. They’ll bring personality to the look without causing too much of a stir.
BatCaddy X3R Electric Caddy
For a splurge-worthy gift for Father’s Day, an electric pushcart is the top of many golfer’s wish lists. Great for those who love to walk but don’t want to waste energy lugging their bag across hilly or rough terrain, this BatCaddy cart is controlled by a remote, has oversized anti-tip wheels and can even run on cruise control.
Imperial The Crush It Performance Rope Cap
In partnership with Imperial Headwear: With a whimsical design encouraging dad to “crush it,” this rope hat has simple enough styling for it to become a staple in his closet. The gold woven rope across the front brightens up the white hat and the high crown provides a comfortable fit for most head sizes.
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Sunday Golf Loma XL
Known for making lightweight Sunday bags that are great for 9-hole rounds or range sessions, Sunday Golf has released a slightly larger bag that can accommodate up to eight clubs. It’s got a three-way divider, an insulated pocket to keep drinks cold and a velour-lined pocket for valuables
Woodford Reserve Toasted Oak Oat Grain bourbon
The latest entry in Woodford Reserve's experimental Distillery Series, the Toasted Oak Oat Grain Bourbon is exactly what it sounds like—a fully matured oat-grain bourbon that receives a second maturation in heavily toasted oak barrels. While the name might be mouthful, the whiskey is smooth drinking, flowing with notes of cinnamon, nutmeg, and deep dark chocolate.
GLCO x Metalwood Bucket Hat
From the Garrett Leight X Metalwood collab collection, this bucket hat ranks highly in both style and utility. It’s a bold and on-trend cap made from a lightweight twill cotton and roomy fit. The orange-and-white ribbon matches the orange eyelets for an extra pop of color and has a loop to fit your sunglasses into when you’re not wearing them.
Reshoevn8r Sneaker Wipes (24-pack)
Sneakerheads will love these handy shoe wipes. One side of the wipe is textured to help remove stains and the other is smooth for an allover clean. They're safe to use on leather, plastic, vinyl or rubber (note: do not use these on suede or nubuck).