Traveling with your golf bag by plane: SunExpress meets the needs of its passengers without limits
For golf enthusiasts who want to book flights to take their golf equipment on vacation, it makes sense to know what it costs to take such equipment on a plane.
A cheap ticket is easily booked, but when it turns out at the airport that transporting the golf bag for a return flight is almost as expensive as the ticket, it’s a bad surprise.
SunExpress agrees to board you with your golf bag by paying a fee of 40Euros (130TRY on domestic flights). You should also know that your equipment must weigh 32kg. This service must be booked at least 36 hours before the flight time.
Avoid the risk of damage to your golf equipment by packing it carefully
A golf bag should be packed properly, so that you have everything to hand during the actual game.
Golf is one of the most loved and also most practiced sports in the world. However, with the actual game, you also have to prepare a lot for it. Packing is high on the list of things to do before a game. This article discusses various methods and tips for organizing and packing a golf bag.
Packing a golf bag is easy, however, you have to do it with great care in order to find the right thing at the right time. Before packing, you should make a list of the things you will need for golf: golf clubs, balls, tees, towels, gloves, socks, first aid, waterproof clothing, some food and water.
The first thing to do is to buy a suitable bag. Golf bags are available in different sizes, shapes, colors and price ranges. You need to look for one that fits your budget, is easy to carry, and is durable.
Most golf bags have three larger slots to hold different types of golf clubs. However, some modern golf bags have individual slots for each golf club. Both of these types can be handy. First you need to check the pockets of the bag and place your golf clubs accordingly. The golf club head should be at the top. Cover the club heads and pull the zipper over it to completely cover it.
Apart from slots for golf clubs, the bag will have long, medium and small pockets. The long pockets are for clothing, rainwear, umbrella, … You can also store a spare set of golf shoes in the long pockets. Make sure the pockets are tightly closed.
Medium sized pockets are for socks, gloves, golf balls and towel. The towel can be taken out and placed at the outer loop of the bag during play. The medium-sized pockets are also useful for packing some dry snacks like protein bars, dried fruits and a bottle of water. In case you use the golf bag as a travel bag, be sure to add other essentials like hats, extra clothes,…
Some golf bags have cooler pockets on their sides. These are insulated and can be used to store water bottles etc. If they are not used to store water, they can also be used to store other things.
Put the first aid kit, sunscreen, lip balm, sunglasses, spikes, pocket knife, marker, in the smaller pocket.
You can also make a list of the things that are packed in your bag and keep it in one of the smaller pockets. You can also attach a tag with name and contact number for easy identification.