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The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship

The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship

The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship is a short golf blog that looks at one of my favourite golf tournaments. The Championship has been played since 2001. This year it will be played from 29th September until 2nd October 2022. It is played as a Team Championship, which includes many celebrities and parallel to that there…
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Putting in the Wind

Putting in the Wind

Putting in the Wind is a short golf blog post that suggests some changes that can be made to make Putting much easier in the wind. Most golfers will have trouble when putting on a windy day. They may find that they lose balance during the stroke. They have the feeling of being blown about…
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How to play from a Divot

How to play from a Divot

How to play from a Divot is a short golf blog post explaining the theory of escaping this horrific lie. We have all been there. You hit your tee shot straight down the middle of the fairway only to find that your ball has ended up in a divot. Is this the end of a…
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How to Aim

How to Aim

How to Aim is a short golf blog post that looks at the correct way to aim once on the course. On the golf course, you will see lots of players with the top equipment. Each of them hoping for a technological miracle while most of them have one simple thing in common. The rarest…
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Balance in Golf

Balance in Golf

Balance in Golf is a short golf blog post that looks at one of the most critical factors of a good golf swing. To have a good golf swing takes lots of time and effort. So many golfers will spend money on equipment, magazines, online subscriptions etc. A huge factor in becoming a better golfer…
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The Best Golf Biographies

The Best Golf Biographies

The Best Golf Biographies is a short golf blog post that looks at my favourite biographies of golfing legends. I know that, in the past, I have written a golf book blog, but this one concentrates on Biographies & Autobiographies. A list of my Top Ten Biographies/Autobiographies Peter Alliss – My Life From a successful…
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How to repair a pitch mark

How to repair a pitch mark is a short golf blog post that explains the correct way and the wrong way to repair your damage. Pitch mark statistics A pitch mark that is repaired within 5 minutes will recover in less than 24 hours. However, if a pitch mark is unrepaired after 10 minutes it…
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How to rake a bunker

How to rake a bunker

How to rake a bunker is a short golf blog post that looks at the does and don’ts of raking the sand. Prepare yourself properly To start with, prepare yourself properly. When you are approaching the bunker, choose where your entry point is going to be. (This may not always be the lowest part of…
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How to prepare for your first tournament

How to prepare for your first golf tournament

How to prepare for your first golf tournament is a short golf blog post that highlights the 6 most important things to do before the big day. Being prepared is the most important thing to remember before playing your first tournament. This game will be totally different to anything that you have experienced before.  …
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Classic Golf Tunes

Classic Golf Tunes

Classic Golf Tunes is a short golf blog highlighting some of the best and worst golfing tunes that I know of. There have been many attempts over the years to create golf-themed music and some have been pretty good whilst others have been really awful. The first band I heard playing golf songs was Jake…
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