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China’s love of golf grows

The number of golf courses in China reached 500 in 2010 and is expected to double by 2020, according to a China Golf Industry Report from 2011.

Shanghai Tang X MOOR’S SUP Board

Shanghai Tang Menswear designer, Armele Barbier, has created a Limited Edition Luxe Stand-up Paddle Board in collaboration with MOOR’S Surfboards.

Louis Vuitton Cricket trunk

Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke is set to auction off his custom-built Louis Vuitton cricket trunk, the proceeds of which will go towards charity.

Shanghai Tang Fixie Bike

Shanghai Tang’s menswear designer, Armele Barbier, and Colossi Cycling’s Jan Kole have built a bike that rides tight and looks classic.

Ferrari Golf Collection

Ferrari has teamed up with Cobra Puma to launch the Ferrari Golf Collection that includes luxury equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories.

Maldives’ first golf course

Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort and Spa in Addu Atoll is due to open the first full-sized golf course in the Maldives on 27 March. The nine-hole course sits on 7.5 hectares of previously undeveloped land. Designed for recreational golfers, most of the holes are par three and average 123 yards.

Swissotel’s new gym room service

Swiss hotel chain Swissotel chain is to offer fitness equipment in guest rooms in its hotels around the world. The chain announced March 12 that as part of its new ‘Vitality’ program being rolled out this year, guests will have the opportunity to order gym equipment to be set up in their rooms, complete with … Continued

Private tennis lesson with Andre Agassi & Steffi Graf

Tennis stars Andre Agassi and his wife, Steffi Graf, are offering a one hour private tennis lesson with them for charity. The duo will give the lesson to the lucky bidder in Las Vegas and the auction is benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The current bid is at $26,000.

Volkswagen GTI Crazy Bob Sled

Volkswagen Accessories has announced the GTI Crazy Bob sled and the traditional wooden folding sled for their Lifestyle range. The GTI Crazy Bob’s design is influenced by the Volkswagen GTI and is made from high quality, cold-resistant plastic. The ergonomic design allows for front and rear footrests within the glide runners. Its light weight makes … Continued

Louis Vuitton Polo Bike

Louis Vuitton has teamed up with polo bike players Hannes Hengst and Grégory Barbier to produce their very own LV Polo Bike.

Top 10 designer bikes

Bicycles are going couture and they are selling fast! Fashion designers like bikes because, unlike cars, they are easy and inexpensive to customize in ways that produce dramatic visual results, becoming “moving billboards” for their work. Here are the top ten bikes for eco-conscious style lovers, selected by the design scouts of BuyMeDesign.com.

Skipark 360° by C.F. Møller

Sweden’s CF Møller Architects has just signed off on the new and spectacular Skipark 360°- set to be the largest indoor ski resort in the world. The winter park will house the only indoor ski slope to meet the requirements for hosting the World Cup, measuring 700 meters long and with a drop of 160 … Continued