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My favourite golfing celebrities!

My favourite golfing celebrities!

My favourite golfing celebrities is a list of just that. They may not be the best players in the world but this list might surprise you. Sure the list has a lot of well known faces on it, but did you know that they even play Golf? 1. Bill Murray (7) Bill is my favourite…
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The dreaded Yips

The dreaded Yips

The dreaded Yips is a short blog that briefly explains what the Yips is and how to control it. So what are the Yips? The Yips is a sudden loss of motor skills that many athletes experience. It is is now a common phrase throughout sport in general especially in Golf, Baseball & Cricket. In…
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The Scottish Golf Show 2021

The Scottish Golf Show 2021

The Scottish Golf Show 2021 will be a little different this year. The show, due to the pandemic, will be a virtual event that can be viewed online. It will take part, this week, on the 27th & 28th of February between 11:00 – 18:00 (GMT). Entrance is free for this event and all you…
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What is Toptracer?

What is Toptracer?

What is Toptracer? That’s a good question. Toptracer started out in Sweden in the 90s by Daniel Forsgren. He was frustrated at the fact that he couldn’t see the ball flight when watching televised Golf. He spent several years working on a new camera with ball flight sensors. In 2003, due to his passion for…
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Beware of Lightning

Beware of Lightning

Beware of Lightning is a short blog that states the facts and figures, dos and don’ts regarding lightning both on and off the Golf course. I have had the unfortunate experience of witnessing several deaths on Golf courses. The worst one of all was somebody being hit by lightning. Anybody that has played Golf with…
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My Golfing Room 101

My Golfing Room 101

My Golfing Room 101 is a short blog post covering my Top 10 hates. What would I like to put into Golf’s Room 101? After reading the blog post on Bunkered.co.uk by Michael McEwan it got me thinking of what my Golf related pet hates are. I realise that by writing this blog post I…
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Winter Golfing Tips

Winter Golfing Tips

Winter Golfing Tips is a short blog post that looks at what you could be doing to improve your winter golf experience. Golf in the wintertime is very different from when golfing in the summer. At Home You should take the winter as a time to tune up your body’s engine. Start an exercising plan…
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My Top 10 Golf Apps

My Top 10 Golf Apps

My Top 10 Golf Apps is a short blog post covering some of my favourite Apps that most golfers can’t do without. There are thousands of Golf Apps out there that cover all sorts of topics to do with Golf. Some of them are used as a GPS that tells you where you are on…
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Golf and Nature

Golf and Nature

Golf and Nature is a short blog post explaining the idea that Golf courses are a great way to help both Nature and Wildlife. Golf courses have always been in the spotlight regarding their lack of respect for nature. They have, in the past, used too many pesticides and chemicals to keep their courses looking…
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PGA - 2020 Vision

PGA – 2020 Vision

PGA – 2020 Vision is a short blog outlining some of the major changes to the Association. The PGA is constantly monitoring the world of Golf and listens to comments & feedback from its members. Long gone are the days of the so-called Mars Bar seller. The PGA has recognised that the world of Golf…
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