From Teegate to Treegate

I don’t watch much live golf (I don’t have Sky), however I did see lots of coverage of golf balls flying into palm trees last weekend.  Thursday 26th – Monday 30th January saw some of the world’s top golfers battle it out in the Hero Dubai...

Don’t do this!

Well, thanks to the incessant rain, there hasn’t been much golf played in 2023.  Last week I introduced you to the new rules that the R&A and USPA brought in on 1st January, mostly affecting the organisation of competitions, however whilst looking for last...

New Year, New Rules!

In 2019 there were many significant changes to the Rules of Golf. It took a while to get used to dropping the ball from knee-height rather than shoulder-height, putting with the flagstick still in the hole (if desired) and only having three minutes to search for a...

Jack Frost’s About!

I wasn’t playing golf at my usual time on Saturday morning as I had to work, however I couldn’t help but notice the frost as I left the house.  A quick glance at my phone confirmed my fear that the Saturday morning golfers would be affected –...