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The Majors in Golf

The Majors in Golf

The Majors in Golf is a short blog looking at the 4 biggest Golf tournaments in the world that we golfers like to call “The Majors” There are 4 major tournaments in Golf. 3 of the tournaments are played in the USA and the other is played in the UK. The 4 tournaments are The…
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Indoor Golf

Indoor Golf…

Indoor Golf, to me, used to mean placing a mug on its side and trying to hole out with a putter from 3 meters. If you were lucky, you might have invited a friend round to the house as a challenger. These days, Indoor Golf has a completely new meaning entirely. I first came across…
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Golfing Nutrition

Golfing Nutrition

Golfing Nutrition is a short blog post that looks at the best and worst things to eat & drink before, during and after a round of Golf. Before I start, I am not a professional nutritionist but I have played Professional sport for over 25 years. During this time I have been lucky enough to…
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My favourite Golf books

My favourite Golf books.

My favourite Golf books is the title of this blog post but I think I may have a better one for it. The books on Golf that have had the most influence on my 30-year career. I read some of the, following, books when I was first starting out in Golf. Even today, I still…
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Putting Aids under £20

Great Putting Aids under £20

Great Putting Aids under £20 is a blog about some of the best training aids for your putting game. Putting is usually the least part of the game that is practised. Most top players or top putters practise their putting as often as possible. The best thing about your putting game is that it can…
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The Dress Code in Golf, Good or Bad?

The Dress Code in Golf, Good or Bad?

The Dress Code in Golf, Good or Bad? is a short Blog addressing the question of clothing rules. That brings to mind The Clash song, Should I stay or should I go? Many moons ago, the game of golf was classed as the gentleman’s game. They would dress in their Sunday best to go for…
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What are the best Golf films? Part 2

What are the best Golf films? Part 2

What are the best Golf films? Part 2 is finally here. This blog post is the continuation of the original blog post of the same title. Below, you will find another six of my favourite Golf films of all time. I admit, this list may be a little controversial but here we go anyway, My…
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My top 10 Par 3 holes

My top 10 PAR 3 holes

My top 10 PAR 3 holes is a list that I have put together of my favourite PAR 3s from around the world. Before we get to the list, let me first of all, explain to the novices out there what a PAR 3 hole is. First of all, a professional golfer would be expected…
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What is a Slice?

What is a slice?

What is a slice? A slice, in my opinion, is usually an uncontrollable curve of the ball, which in flight moves from left to right. There are two main factors that cause a slice and these are:   1. The swing direction through the ball is from the outside to inside. This usually determines where…
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What does a Caddy do?

What does a Caddy do?

What does a Caddy do? Well, let me try and explain a few things. The Caddy (or the Jock or the Looper as some people call them) plays a very important role for the player. Think of them as a supporting actor in a Hollywood film. Their role is just as important as the players.…
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