THIS American golf instructor appears too young to be channelling the late, great Ben Hogan, but he is certainly dressed for the part... maybe a bit too much so. Still, you can't dismiss the Hogan golf swing wisdom, in this case examining the "magic of the trail elbow" and how its correct positioning can be one of the best ball striking moves.
A year like no other would be an apt description of 2020 with regard to the Super Senior Pennant. Starting with 63 teams when the draw was released Covid 19 quickly took its toll by reducing that number to 54. As well, the Super Senior Championship held at Toukley Golf Club every year since 2012 became another casualty due to the virus and the restrictions imposed at the time. It will hopefully be held on the 10th May in 2021.
Golf Australia has announced "two significant enhancements" to it's digital handicapping service, including a new competitor look-up feature and news that a handicap app is in the works and will be released next year.
Darryl Hearsch wraps up the the latest Australian senior amateur golfing action from around the country, including some encouraging news from Golf Australia about new events being added to the Men’s and Women’s 2021 Senior OOM calendar.
The 2020 Latitude One NSW Veteran Golfers Association Matchplay Championship was originally to be staged mid-year and looked another certain covid casualty but tournament director Dave Flatt and his team never gave up hope and eventually attracted some 112 veteran golfers to a great week of golf on the NSW Hunter coast.
IF 2020 has taught us anything it is that we can't be in control of everything. So too the golf swing, with this golf instruction video suggesting that the "foundation of a beautiful natural golf swing" lies in learning to let go.
The PGA of Australia and the ALPG have unveiled their new respective brands saying the move is part of a new era that strengthens the alignment between Australia’s men's and women's professional golf bodies.. And in a world-first for golf, the ALPG Tour will become known as the WPGA Tour of Australasia, creating a powerful and unique identity for women’s professional golf.