Golf Bags For Christmas

Posted in Golf Equipment, Player's Perspective by on November 8th, 2013

One of the most practical golfing gifts is a new bag and here are four we found with loads of features that will serve your favorite golfer for years.

Orlimar_OS7-8Orlimar Golf is best known for their line of clubs but take a look at the OS 7.8 Stand Bag. This one is lightweight with lots of storage and is a great carry bag. Make of a durable nylon fabric it has with seven-way top that safe for graphite-shafts and full-length dividers. Ergonomically designed handles are integrated into the top and bottom.

The OS 7.8’s eight pockets include a large garment pocket, a fleece-lined valuables pocket, an insulated beverage cooler pouch and four accessory pockets. It is available in white/black/red, white/black/yellow, royal/black/white, red/black/white. The suggested retail of the stand bag is $139.99.

Datrek-LITeFor women Datrek has the Ladies D-Lite, a very lightweight cart bag that the company says, “features a number of design elements combined with a sophisticated look that provides women a golf bag that is functional and stylish on the course.”

The top is 9.5 inch in diameter with 14 full length slot dividers and a velour-lined putter well. The D-Lite is made of 420D nylon and the six pockets have lots of storage including an insulated cooler pocket and a deluxe fleece lined valuables pocket. The 4.5 pounds bag also has two lift assist handles and comes in four color combinations: melon/charcoal, turquoise/black, lime/charcoal and berry/black for a suggested retail of $149.95

Lite_Rider_Navy_LimeDatrek also is showing another light cart bag, the Lite Rider. This nylon fabric bag uses the Datrek 14-way IDS or Individual Divider System with an oversized soft grip putter well and two handles for carrying and loading. There are seven easily accessible pockets even when the bag is strapped on a cart including two apparel pockets, a ball pocket, a fleece-lined valuables pocket and an oversized insulated cooler pocket.

Take your choice of seven colors – white/black, white/red, black/charcoal, black/red, black/royal, charcoal/pink and navy/lime. Suggested retail is $199.95.

REV_LTD _Red_SilverThe Revolver LTD Cart Bag from Bag Boy makes use of their Revolver LTD top with 14 club slots and 360 degree rotation so finding the proper club is always simple. Each slot has a full-length divider and keeps each club secure plus there are two external putter tubes with clips. Storage is provided by eight pockets including two apparel pockets, a removable insulated cooler pocket, a golf ball sleeve and a hidden fleece-lined valuables pocket inside the apparel pocket.

The trunk lift handle is very handy and nicely balanced and if you have to carry your clubs the Revolver LTD has padded shoulder strap. It comes in four colors – red/silver, charcoal/white, royal/silver and black price at $249.95.

Ed Travis (300 Posts)

Ed Travis is a well known golf journalist and writes the monthly Player's Perspective column appearing in New England Golf Monthly. He carries a 1-handicap and with his wife lives on a water hazard in suburban Orlando.


About Ed Travis

Ed Travis is a well known golf journalist and writes the monthly Player's Perspective column appearing in New England Golf Monthly. He carries a 1-handicap and with his wife lives on a water hazard in suburban Orlando.

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