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Thoughtful Thursday: Stop, Look, Listen

Golfers up and down the UK are counting down the hours and minutes until they can enjoy the same rights as those of us fortunate enough to live north of Hadrian’s Wall. March 29th might not go down as one of the most historic dates in golf but it is unquestionably significant. All those practice […]

Thoughtful Thursday: The Attitude of Gratitude

After a long winter, the rest of the UK can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel that Scottish golfers have been fortunate enough to enjoy of late. As those of us north of the border can confirm, that light is not a train coming from the other direction and heading straight […]

Thoughtful Thursday – Why?

As the golf season gets underway and golf courses are re-opened once again across the UK, is it the freedom and ability to spend time with your friends, colleagues and family in the great outdoors? Is it the opportunity to work on your game and get your handicap down?  Is it because you can’t wait […]

Let’s play golf….soon

40 years ago, Chevy Chase uttered the immortal words “Let’s play golf” in the classic golf movie Caddyshack. Hopefully it won’t be too much longer before these words are echoed on golf courses when we are finally allowed back out to play the game we have all missed so much during this period of lockdown. […]

Thoughtful Thursday: Golf courses are ready for play, are you?

While we have all been desperate to get back out on to the golf course due to the pandemic or the recent bad whether, please think about the above question. As it stands, golf courses in Scotland are still open, with two balls being used. However, golfers in England aren’t as fortunate and haven’t had […]

Thoughtful Thursday: What does golf mean to you?

As it stands, golf is still not allowed in England but they are in Scotland. Sitting here in the Home of Golf, watching on as golfers in England are putting their point across to try and open their golf courses again,  I ask myself this question. What does golf mean to me? The more I […]

Triple Track Tuesdays: Are you using the correct putter?

Gary Nicol has teamed up with National Club Golfer, Callaway and Odyssey’s Triple Track ball and putter technology to create a special series of putting videos. Using techniques from The Lost Art books, co-author Gary Nicol will help you look at putting in a new way. These videos are guaranteed to give all variety of […]

Triple Track Tuesdays: How to take the guesswork out of putting

Gary Nicol has teamed up with National Club Golfer, Callaway and Odyssey’s Triple Track ball and putter technology to create a special series of putting videos. Using techniques from The Lost Art books, co-author Gary Nicol will help you look at putting in a new way. These videos are guaranteed to give all variety of […]

Gary Nicol’s Winter Putting Training: Part 4

When you think of practice or training for the forthcoming season, chances are your thoughts will turn to honing your technique. You may well think about working on your swing, getting that club “in the slot” at the top of the backswing or ensuring your putting stroke is silky smooth. For decades we have been […]