Golf is great exercise for everyone and especially for those of us who lead sedentary lives sitting in front of a computer. Walking the four miles or so for 18 holes can burn 500 calories in addition to being a pleasant way to spend time with friends but unless you’re a caddy on the PGA Tour, carrying a golf bag full of clubs, golf balls, rain gear and whatever else is another story.
The alterative of course is to ride however if you would rather walk a push cart can make all the difference. The push models today of space age materials and construction are nothing like the drag-behind-you heavy, clunky carts of old, rolling easily even through the rough. They come with a lots of features to add to your enjoyment of the round.
The Quad XL with larger tubing in the frame has lots of stability from the four large wheels and other upgrades from the previous Quad model.
Weight: 16 pounds
Folds to: 24x17x16
Handle mounted parking brake
Integrated beverage holder. Umbrella holder
The Autofold+ model is very compact and quickly folds and unfolds using auto-fix technology. Frame is aluminum and there’s padded ergonomically shaped handle.
Weight: 16.75 pounds
Folds to: 23x15x17
Compact design with hand brake. Front wheel collapses automatically. Compatible with stand and cart bags
As an update of their original popular push cart, the Model 3.5+ offers an improved brake system and a new set of straps for holding bag in place.
Weight: 18 pounds
Folds To: 13x15x24
Accommodates all bag sizes. Console for scorecard golf ball, pencil & tees. Built-in mounts for Clicgear accessories
The Swerve 360 Swivel Wheel model has Founders Club’s Qwick Fold system with a front wheel that pivots a full 360 degrees.
Weight: 16.5 pounds
Folds to: 32×18.5×18
Front wheel hand brake plus locking foot operate brake
Adjustable bag cradles with elastic straps for any bag size
Scorecard holder with score counter, ball and tee storage and beverage holder
The four-wheel Easy Pal uses a small electric motor to fold and unfold with the touch of a button and has better stability than three-wheelers on hills.
Weight: 16.4 pounds including battery
Folds to: 26.4×15.75×11.5
Battery is rechargeable and lasts 25 rounds. Handle mounted brake. May be folded or unfolded manually by releasing two clips
Sun Mountain’s newest Speed Cart is the V1 Sport with several improvements while keeping the easy fold/unfold system and frame strength of previous designes.
Weight: 17.15 pounds
Folds to: 37x16x13
E-Z Latch system. Able to be folded with bag in place. Adjustable brackets hold bag without strapsWHAT'S YOUR REACTION?