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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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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 does a Launch Monitor do?

What is a Launch Monitor?

What is a Launch Monitor? This is a question that I hear quite often from many amateur golfers. A Launch Monitor is a small box that sits behind the player’s intended ball-to-target line. At impact, the monitor is able to measure the impact and ball flight parameters. It then gives you a graphic of the…
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