Monthly Archives: January 2015

Hole 19 Golf

I recently started Tweeting to let people know that I had started to write this blog. As my Twitter activity is not really golf focused I had no idea how many/ if any of my followers would be interested so … Continue reading

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Girvan Golf Course

As I have previously mentioned, I moved from the West Midlands of England to the South West coast of Scotland in summer 2014. Before I moved, I had the chance to take some lessons to boost my (re)beginner’s level a … Continue reading

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Troon Municipal Golf – the Darley

TLDR, hard as fuck, bring lots of balls.

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Golf quotes

In absolutely no order whatsoever, here are a load of golf related quotes. Only chosen as they amuse me or make an interesting point. Can you spot where they are from or who said them? Answers in the comments! “Golf … Continue reading

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Brandhall Golf Course

I’ve already talked about a couple of courses in the West Midlands I played in the summer of 2014 before leaving the area and this is another one in the same part of the world. Brandhall Golf Course is to … Continue reading

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Seafield Golf Course (winter)

I played my first round of golf of 2015 this afternoon. Despite a fairly dodgy forecast, I got quite lucky with the weather and only had one heavyish shower and at 6°, with my thermals on, it was quite comfortable … Continue reading

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Lickey Hills Golf Course

When I picked up the clubs again last (2014) summer, I was living in the West Midlands of England. There are quite a few nice courses in that part of the world but obviously I didn’t decide to get into … Continue reading

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Stourbridge Golf Club

I used to live in Stourbridge, in fact we lived there just short of four years. It’s a nice enough town, right on the edge of the West Midlands conurbation. One of its benefits is that it is right on … Continue reading

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Dalmilling Golf Course

In my first post I mentioned that I learned to play golf at a pitch and putt in Ayr and then took my first tentative steps at the local “proper” course – Dalmilling in Ayr. It is not a famous … Continue reading

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Lessons and fingers

In a previous post I mentioned that the real catalyst for my return to golf (or really, the first serious attempt to play after dabbling a couple of times in my life) was a very special deal I saw at … Continue reading

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