10 Stylish Golf Bags You Need Right Now
Give your game a greater sense of swagger.
Whether playing off scratch or digging Sunday holes, make sure you’re slinging a decent, functional and sophisticated golf bag.
Here, the best packs with which to raise your (style) game.
McLaren GT Golf Bag
Designed by McLaren Special Operations and launched as part of a luggage series to complement (and fit) the new GT. Designed in-house and assembled by Italian craftsmen, the Bridge Of Weir leather bag – available in Pioneer Black, Luxe Black and Luxe Porcelain – accommodates a full set of clubs with various easy storage options and compartments, a securable rain hood and integrated straps to lock into the rear of the GT. Because you bought the car first, right?
Approx. $9500; mclaren.com
Sun Mountain Stand Bag
Sun Mountain changed the game, well the way you play it, with its shoulder strap technology. And its leather Stand Bag – using fine American cow leather and carbon fibre legs – is also one of the best on course. Features five unique pockets, leather hip pad, lift-assist handles, leather towel loop and umbrella holder.
Approx. $995; sunmountain.com
Treccani Milano Golf Bag
Treccani Milano is known for its bespoke leather travel goods. Beyond crafting alligator skin briefcases, the brand’s also taken to the course – its Golf Bag in light brown calfskin handmade to order. Features multiple external pockets and tee loops, as well as a waterproof nylon travel case in matching colour.
Approx. $13,700; treccanimilano.com
Bentley Golf Stand Bag
Bentley – yes, the British auto marque – delivers some solid luxe with its golf equipment. Its decadent stand and cart bags come with portability in mind – even though we can’t see a single Bentley owner lugging from the shoulder – each made from technical and waterproof fabrics and boasting rubber zip linings (keeping valuables dry), cool pockets for beverages and ultra-premium leather diamond quilted pockets.
Approx. $1330; bentleygolf.com
MacKenzie Leather Sunday Walker
The slim design of the Sunday Walker is crafted from some of the world’s best leather. The 7-inch opening easily fits a full set of clubs and uses a single divider to keep things organised. At a touch under 2kg, the single strap, single pocket golf bag is designed to streamline the overall experience.
Approx. $1540; mackenziegolfbags.com
Callaway Hyper-Lite Zero Double Strap Stand Bag
Callaway lauds this as the “gold standard in ultra-light carry bags.” And given it weighs in at just over a kilogram, we tend to agree. Comfortably carrying 14 clubs, the nylon skin is durable and the carbon fibre legs light and sturdy, with four zippered pockets offering plenty of storage.
Approx. $380; callawaygolf.com
Ogio Convoy SE Stand Bag 14
This bag, made from a durable polyester, ticks all the right boxes – sleek, ultra-light and with a wealth of storage. Features load balancing double straps for easy carrying, 14-way top with lift handle and room for a large putter, 11 individual pockets that come zippered or insulated as well as dedicated tee and umbrella holders, towel loop with quick release. All this at under 2.5kg.
Approx. $350; Ogio.com
Ping Tour Staff Bag
It’s the sound you hope to hear on your first drive of the day. The golfing stalwart prizes functionality – take the Tour Staff bag, premium quality detail that tour players rely on with a durable polyester and polyurethane outer, nine pockets, two large apparel pockets, expandable water-bottle holders and magnetic quick access pocket all in a timeless monochrome design.
Approx. $795; ping.com
TaylorMade FlexTech Crossover Stand Bag
Makes organising your game even easier with a 14-way-top, 10 pockets and a patented smooth release system to prevent club crowding (a very real first-world problem. And know the cool blue colourway (pictured) will keep you calm and composed on the approach to the green. Maybe.
Approx. $360; taylormadegolf.com
Jones Sports Co Utility Trouper
Large yet light, the Trouper design uses a sizeable 5-way top with easy grab handle to provide room for 14 clubs. The stand function promises effortless handling and lifting, with insulated beverage pocket with ‘2-can’ capacity, Bluetooth speaker – to get the pre-swing vibe right – and eight pockets also included.
Approx. $380; Jonessportsco.com