Best golf gifts 2021: The perfect gifts for junior golfers, kids and toddlers
Looking for the perfect gift for junior golfers? We have plenty of options for you.
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If there’s a younger golfer in your life who is into the game or one you can’t help but gently push toward it — and we are totally OK with that! — then boy do we have gift options for you.
We have easy-to-use GPS watches for teens looking to improve their game, versatile chipping nets to make practice fun for any age and even those adorable first sets of clubs for toddlers who want to start lugging a plastic bag around the living room. The best part? None of these will break the bank. Even better? They are all aimed at getting younger players to buy into the game and enjoy it even more. (Plus, that’s when we get to start planning golf trips with them. A win-win!)
Check out some of our picks below, and for more options visit our Pro Shop here.
The best golf gifts for juniors and kids
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Rukket Pop Up Golf Chipping Net
This is a great gift for all levels, but the reason it works for juniors is it can go anywhere. Even in the dining room. The foam balls mean there shouldn’t me any accidents — only shots holed!
Meland Kids Golf Club Set (Toddlers)
A gift for the (much) younger golfer, this plastic bag and clubs can be their first set and a great way for them to copy mom and dad in the backyard.
The same brand that produces Tiger Woods’ iconic “Frank” headcover offers a wide array of animals and characters for kids to pick from. With many options at under $30, it’s a great bargain.
Under Armour UA Youth Playoff 2.0 Heather
The Under Armour Playoff 2.0 Heather polo is packed with technical benefits for the junior golfer and will keep you cool, comfortable and stylish. It’s soft to the touch but durable enough to withstand wash after wash. The stretchy fabric guarantees movement with ease. Built-in Heatgear technology provides breathability, moisture wicking and temperature regulation as well as odor protection to keep you fresh in every way. Design details include a buttoned placket, a self-fabric collar, all over tonal heather, and logo branding at the left sleeve.
The Glorious Lovechild of Golf and Cornhole
Bring your wedge — and competitive edge — to the backyard, beach or tailgate with Chippo. Described as “the glorious lovechild of cornhole and golf,” it’s the perfect mix of competition and fun.
2x Chippo turf-covered, netted target boards
2x turf & rubber chipping mats
6x high-density foam balls
Harvey Penick’s Little Red Book
If you want to get your kid into golf or already have an interested son or daughter, having them read this classic would be a great tool to help them learn more about the sport and the right way to play it.
Nike Youth Hybrid
The Nike Youth Hybrid shorts are made to move. The flex fabric stretches with the body, keeping your youth moving with ease on and off the golf course. The fabric also provides moisture wicking capabilities, preventing sweat from building on the skin. The Hybrid shorts are equipped with pockets for daily essentials/golf accessories.
Golf Girl Junior Girls Golf Set
For girls ages 4-7, this bag is the next step for those who want to play more. It’s at a good price point and has four clubs (the two irons have cavity backs to improve contact) and a bag with pockets and a stand.
Callaway Juniors XJ Sets
Callaway’s junior lineup has three different options based on the height of your golfer. They offer 4-, 6- and 7-club sets that are all super light and forgiving. Better yet, the snazzy bag is one any junior would love.
Nike Roshe G Jr
Nike’s Roshe G Jr golf shoe offers a classic design inspired by the original, iconic Roshe. It features a mesh upper for breathability, a flexible foam midsole that cushions every step, and a pressure-mapped outsole that provides traction in key zones.
Puma GRIP FUSION Sport DISC
The junior version of the Grip Fusion Sport, it features an extremely comfortable fit and breathable mesh made for performance. The sporty midsole keeps you cool and relaxed for all day wear. The DISC closure system allows for a micro-adjusting fit.
Adidas Youth Trucker
Keep your youth’s head dry with the Adidas Trucker cap. It features mesh detailing at the sides and back to allow air to reach the head. It also features a curved brim to block the sun and an adjustable snap back. Trucker displays large graphic print at the front.
Izzo Swami Watch
Izzo’s Swami Watch gps offers a comfortable and modern design while also providing excellent performance on the course. Improve your round with precise distances to the front, center, and back of the green as well as distances to water hazards, bunkers, and doglegs. Additional benefits include Auto-Course Recognition, Auto-Hole Advance, Shot Distance Measurement, and Digital Scorecard. The Watch Golf gps is water resistant, easy to charge, and offers up to 10 hours of battery life in GPS mode.
Team Effort NFL Ball Marker Set
Bring your favorite team to the golf course with these handy ball markers. They come in two different sizes and are a great accessory to get kids excited about playing.