Lightweight Golf Bags Get You From Tee to Flag With Ease – SunMountainSports

Are you looking for a golf bag that's easy to carry, durable and stylish? Look no further than Sun Mountain golf bags. 

Sun Mountain is a pioneer in the golf industry, creating innovative and high-quality products for golfers of all levels. We offer a wide range of golf bags, from Sunday bags to cart bags and everything in between. Whether you walk or ride, Sun Mountain has the perfect bag for you.


Why You Should Choose a Lightweight Golf Bag

Golf is a great sport – it’s a fun and exciting way to perfect your skills, spend time with close friends and get the blood pumping while out in the crisp, clean and captivating outdoors. 

However, golf can also be a challenging and demanding activity, especially if you have to carry a heavy golf bag around the course. A heavier golf bag, especially when filled with all of your essential clubs and gear, can cause fatigue, muscle strain, back pain and in some cases, even injury. That’s why you should consider choosing a lightweight golf bag for your next round of golf to take some of the work out of your 18-hole game.

Generally, a golf bag that’s lightweight weighs less than 5 lbs, compared to the average weight of 7 to 10 lbs for most golf bags. A lightweight golf bag for men and women can offer many obvious and not obvious, advantages, such as:

  • Comfort: A lightweight golf bag is easier and more comfortable to carry, whether you use a shoulder strap, a dual strap, or a stand. You'll experience less pressure and stress on your shoulders, neck, back and legs. Even more, you'll also sweat less and breathe easier.
  • Performance: A light golf bag can improve your performance on the course by reducing fatigue and enhancing your energy level. You'll be able to swing faster, hit farther and focus better. You'll also save time and effort by not having to lug around a heavy bag.
  • Style: For the style-conscious, it’s important to point out that the best light golf bag doesn’t compromise on style or quality. In fact, many lightweight golf bags are made from durable and attractive materials, such as nylon, polyester, or vinyl. They also come in various colors, designs and features to suit your personal taste and preference.

Get Golf Course-Ready With Sun Mountain Lightweight Golf Bags

With a wide variety of golf bag styles out there, finding a lightweight option can be a challenge. Luckily, Sun Mountain has plenty of easy-to-transport golf bags in different styles to meet your unique needs. 

Lightweight Sunday Golf Bags

2022 Metro Sunday Bag weighing under 3.5 pounds

If you’re looking for a sleek and stylish bag that can fit your essentials for a quick round of golf, the Metro Sunday Bag is the perfect choice for you. This bag is made of durable and water-resistant fabric that can withstand various weather conditions. It has a four-way top with full-length dividers to keep your clubs organized and protected. 

It also has four pockets, including a velour-lined valuables pocket and a beverage pouch, to store your accessories and drinks. Our Metro Sunday Bag weighs only 3.45 lbs and has a padded shoulder strap and a grab handle for quick, easy and intuitive carrying. It also has a stand system that allows you to prop it up on any terrain quickly. 

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2022 SLX Sunday Bag featuring the X-Strap® Dual Strap System which works equally well as a single or dual-strap bag.

If you’re looking for a compact and ultra light golf bag that can hold up to 8 clubs for a casual game of golf, the SLX Sunday Bag is the ideal option for you. This bag is made of high-quality nylon that's durable and easy to clean. It has a two-way top with full-length dividers to separate your clubs and prevent them from rattling. 

It also has three pockets, and like our Metro Sunday Bags, includes a full-length apparel pocket and a velour-lined valuables pocket.The SLX Sunday Bag weighs 2.8 lbs and has an X-Strap® Dual Strap System that balances the weight evenly on your shoulders. It also has a lift-assist handle and a leg-lock system for convenient transport. 

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The Leather Sunday Bag, constructed with supple, premium cow leather weighs 4.0 pounds.

If you’re looking for a classic and elegant bag that can add some flair to your golfing experience, the Leather Sunday Bag is the best choice for you. This bag is made of premium leather that's soft and supple, yet sturdy and durable. It has a four-way top with full-length dividers to accommodate your clubs and protect them from scratches. It also has four pockets, including a velour-lined valuables pocket and a magnetic closure pocket, to store your belongings and access them easily. 

Weighing in at 4.5 lbs, this Sunday bag has an adjustable shoulder strap and a leather-wrapped handle for comfortable carrying from hole to hole.

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Light Stand and Carry Golf Bags

2023 2.5+ 14-Way Stand Bag with a spacious 10.5” top with fourteen individual club dividers that run the length of the bag.

The 2.5+ 14-way golf bag features fourteen individual club dividers that run the full length of the bag to protect clubs and prevent the clubs’ shafts from tangling together. This is important to note as some companies’ club dividers only go partway down the bag so offer the same look and organization but do not keep the clubs from getting tangled. 

The 10.5” top is constructed from lightweight, high-strength-to-weight plastic with a comfort-grip handle for ease in picking up the bag and setting it down. The shoulder strap is our exclusive X-Strap System that's easy to get on and off and works well as a single strap for short carries. 

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2024 3.5 LS Stand Bag is designed for the golfer who loves our popular 2.5+ but wants a few more features.

The 3.5LS golf bag weighs less than four pounds and is designed for the golfer who likes a light carry golf bag but wants a few more features. Like the 2.5+, the 3.5LS is constructed with lightweight nylon fabric, high-strength-to-weight plastic and carbon fiber legs. Added features include a thicker shoulder strap, a more cushioned hip pad and more pockets. 

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2024 4.5 LS 14-Way Stand Bag is for those who carry their bag and want individual club dividers.

The 4.5LS 14-way golf bag is a mid-sized light stand golf bag with key dividers to separate all of your clubs. Weighing under five pounds and incorporating the E-Z Fit Dual Strap System, the 4.5LS is built for carrying and has numerous cart-friendly features. Cart-friendly features include a cart strap pass-through that runs behind the clothing pocket so the bag can be secured to a cart without blocking pocket access, a leg lock system to keep the legs firmly in place while the bag is carted and a cart-friendly bottom.

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Lightweight Golf Cart Bags

The C-130, Sun Mountain's best-selling cart bag, was created to work optimally on a cart.

If you’re looking for a spacious and versatile bag that can fit all your golfing needs, the C-130 Cart Bag is the perfect choice for you. This bag is designed specifically for cart use, with a reverse-orientation top and three utility handles that make it easy to load and unload from the cart. It has a 14-way top with full-length dividers to organize your clubs and prevent them from tangling.

It also has 13 pockets, including two velour-lined valuables pockets, two cooler pockets, two full-length apparel pockets, and a rangefinder pocket, to store everything you need on the course. The C-130 Cart Bag weighs only 6.6 lbs and has a Smart Strap System that attaches the bag to the cart without hindering pocket access. It also has a matching rainhood and an umbrella holder for rainy days. 

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The Stellar is a lightweight, full-featured riding cart bag. For convenience, all pockets are front-facing.

Sun Mountain’s Maverick men’s lightweight golf cart bag and Stellar women’s lightweight golf cart bag offer the pocket space and amenities cart golfers desire without the weight. Weighing in under six pounds, these lightweight golf cart bags feature 11 pockets, 10” tops and 14 individual club dividers. With 11 pockets, Maverick and Stellar seemingly offer a spot for everything. Pockets include a velour-lined valuables pocket, vented cooler pocket, sizable apparel pocket and multiple accessory pockets. 

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Additional features include a cart strap pass-through that runs behind the pockets so the bag can be secured to a cart without hindering pocket access and cart bumpers for added durability. For convenience, all pockets are front-facing so they're accessible when the bag is on a cart and the top has two integrated lift-assist handles for lifting the golf bag on and off the cart.

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Sun Mountain Makes Tee Time a Breeze

A lightweight golf bag is a smart choice for any golfer who wants to enjoy the game without suffering from the burden of a heavy bag. 

If you’re looking for a lightweight mens or womens golf bag that suits your style and needs, look no further than Sun Mountain. Whether you prefer a Sunday bag, a stand and carry bag, or a cart bag, Sun Mountain has you covered with their high-quality products. Sun Mountain is dedicated to providing the best golf bags for players of all levels, with innovative features, durable materials, and stylish designs. No matter what kind of golfer you are, you can trust Sun Mountain to help you enjoy the game more. 

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