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The unfinished Golf course

The unfinished Golf course.

The unfinished Golf course is a short blog post which tells the story of The Feddinch Club in St Andrews. Not many people know that there is an unfinished Golf course in St Andrews. It actually sits close to the Duke’s Course just off the A915. Planning permission was granted in 2004. The project paused…
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Some amazing facts about Golf!

Some amazing facts about Golf!

Some amazing facts about Golf is a short blog. Read on to discover some fantastic golfing facts that you have probably never heard of before now. For example, Did you know? The modern game of Golf was founded sometime between 1421 & 1457. The exact year is unknown. Everybody knows a ‘Birdie’, ‘Eagle’ & ‘Albatross’…
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The Fair Isle's Lighthouse Keeper's Golf Course

Fair Isle’s Lighthouse Keeper’s Golf Course

The Fair Isle’s Lighthouse Keeper’s Golf Course is probably one of the most remote Golf courses on the Planet. The Golf course can be found on the Fair Isle. A small island off the mainland of Scotland between Orkney and Shetland. The island is only 1.5 by 3 miles in size and has a total…
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The Home of Golf

The Home of Golf.

The Home of Golf is a short blog, discovering the Scottish town of St Andrews. What you can do, see & eat whilst visiting the Home of Golf, so-called as it is said to be where golf was invented. Let’s start by stating the obvious, you can’t visit St Andrews and ignore the Golf. Even…
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The advantages of playing Golf

The advantages of playing Golf

The advantages of playing Golf seriously outweigh the disadvantages of the game. People ask me all the time Why do you play Golf? My answer to this is simply to say that I love it and that everybody gets something different out of the game. There are lots of Health Benefits: Gentle exercise over an…
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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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