UV rays…Technological advances to assist ELC’s

There are a lot of theories being bandied about in regards to UV rays at the moment and how best to avoid them at critical times.  There has been an awesome development by Kiwi entrepreneurs Daniel Xu and Ming Cheuk, founders of innovation company Spark64. They have developed the UVLens, a sensor that detects the … Continued

Kidsskin Fine Mist Spray

Kidsskin is going to be launching a fantastic new addition to their range of sunscreen products this coming summer. A Kidsskin SPF 50+ Fine Mist Spray that is extremely water resistant and available in refills!  This spray is a propellent free alternative to aerosols, delivering a prolonged and uniformed fine mist spray that doesn’t need … Continued

Big Waves, Bigger Waves, Biggest Waves

The search is endless isn’t it. Who can get the biggest wave and where was that place again….?? New “secret spots” are popping up all over the place and in some very random places… Take North Korea for example. Who would have thought that around that area there could potentially be epic surf? Not too … Continued

Golfersskin – The Message is getting through!

It seems now that Golfers are finally getting the message about sunscreen and are actually SLIP SLOP SLAPPING it on before they head out for their round of Golf!  That is making us at Golfersskin HQ extremely happy. Recently we have had 3 “small” coups with some big name players naming Golfersskin sunscreen as their … Continued

Schools and Sunscreen – what’s your opinion?

Early childhood centres supply sunscreen to their students.  That’s fantastic!  Children are monitored and ensure that at least 2-3 times a day sunscreen is reapplied before children head outside for the many hands on activities that are provided.  Children at this age are even encouraged to take responsibility for putting their own sunscreen on – … Continued

The Future of Golf at Grass Roots

Golf memberships around the WORLD are dropping.  Youth are not picking up the game.  With out youth coming through where will that leave the middle of the range Golf Courses? “High end Golf” will always fair well – it’s a harsh way of putting it, but it is true. What is a major cause for … Continued

Surfing is for EVERYONE

How great was it to see last night a feature about the Halberg Trust and what it contributes towards sports for “disabled” New Zealanders.  Surfing was the feature on this occasion and to see the joy on kids faces as they touched the water, lay on a board, interacted with their “surf coach”, felt the … Continued

RESPECT

Great White Sharks – a name that makes the heart beat a little faster – whenever you hear it mentioned.  And hasn’t it been mentioned a lot over the festive period of 2014/2015. Whether you are on the coast of Australia, New Zealand or South Africa – Shark appearances are becoming more and more common … Continued

Golf Course Food Etiquette

We all know that Golf Course Etiquette is strictly adhered to and be it on your own head if you don’t.  Which is fair enough.  Of course you shouldn’t stop for a quick fish, wear your cap backwards or caste your shadow over the hole if someone else is putting! But lets not digress.  Each … Continued

To Helmet or not to Helmet? That is the question.

The topic of helmets has hit the Headlines– and unfortunately for all the wrong reasons recently. It is a contentious issue in most sporting codes – to wear a helmet or not to wear a helmet. Bikes, Skateboarding, Skiing, Snowboarding – and here in lies the dilemma – SURFING – you have an option not … Continued

VIDEO – Morton Golf on Golfersskin Ingredients

Ben Steward talks to Morton Golf about some of the key ingredients found in our Golfersskin Products.

NZ sunniest golf courses

Chasing the best weather for your weekend golfing is a highly technical, very important science. Dedicated websites have been created for golfers to always find the best golf course for weather on any given day. Here is a list of the ten sunniest places in New Zealand (according to NIWA) with golf courses, so bad … Continued