Monthly Archives: May 2016
ROCCO MEDIATE won his first senior major, Jordan Spieth finally got the Masters monkey of his back, Scott Hend failed to capitalise on his third round lead on the European Tour while Minjee Lee had another encouraging finish behind rising Thai star Ariya Jutanugarn.
THE NSW Veteran Golfers Association Strokeplay Championship in western Sydney was a huge success this year and organisers have just released details for the 2017 edition.
THE 2016 World Cup of Golf takes place at Kingston Heath Golf Club in November and orangisers have just released some very salubrious looking corporate and private hospitality options for those in the fortunate position of being able to take advantage.
MOST club golfers learn about the Rules of Golf from their playing partners … which means there are a lot of golfing myths and inaccuracies passed around.
LIME coloured golf gear seems to be all the rage of late and we must say for some reason it does look good on a lot of new stuff – including these push cart offerings from Bag Boy, the Quad XL and TwiSwivel II.
RORY McIlroy realised a long held dream of winning his national open, Sergio Garcia won the Byron Nelson for the second time, Bernhard Langer snaffled his sixth senior major and Victoria’s Su Oh was runner up on the LPGA.
The Northern Territory will welcome the PGA Tour of Australasia for the first time with a brand new tournament this year.
VENERATED Scottish golf club Muirfield has hosted The Open Championship 16 times but has now been taken off the rota after a membership vote failed to overturn the long held no women members rule.
NEW US Champions Tour recruit John Daly will play his first senior major this week in a year that he hopes to grace seven major championships overall.
WE always wanted a “Top 5 Reasons You ……blah, blah” story and here it is – from very popular English PGA Professional Mark Crossfield, who runs the AskGolfGuru website.
GOLF’S governing body the R&A has acted on one of the sport’s perennial problems – slow play – and the encouraging news is that the cause hasn’t been found to lay solely at the feet of players themselves.
JASON DAY’S already spectacular golfing career has gone up a serious notch with his wire to wire victory at the 2016 Players Championship.
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