Quick fix!

My driving had been going well, but on Monday I was invited to play Shandon Park with two low handicappers, so I was pretty nervous.  I got off to a decent start and drove the ball well for the first few holes, but then I sliced a few drives!  My golf wasn’t too...

How’s your driving?

My driving has been going reasonably well recently… until Saturday when I reached the 11th hole in Tandragee and managed to hit one of the infamous  walls with great force!  Fortunately the ball ricocheted across the fairway into the light rough and I was able...

Take time to smell the roses

Most of the best laughs I’ve had over the past 15 months have been on the golf course.  I suppose we’ve been in several lockdowns and we’ve faced restriction after restriction, so I haven’t been in too many social settings, but usually I...

Which club would you choose?

During a recent round, one of my playing partners sank an impressive putt and as we were congratulating her she exclaimed, “I think I should just use my putter for the rest of the day!”  Her previous couple of holes had been frustrating and had included...

How long?

Several of my colleagues joined golf clubs when we emerged from the first lockdown last summer so we’ve been swapping stories of our best holes (and nightmare ones too) over lunch, however recently we got onto the topic of range finders – laser vs GPS.  I...