Lesson 6 – Stiff Right Leg and Getting to Grips with Putting

Friday 31st March 2017 – It has been 3 weeks since getting back from Dubai and it has taken a few friendly rounds of golf to get back into the slower greens, muddy rough and changeable weather.  The first round I played at Mottram Hall and seriously my  putts were going half way, after the […]

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Fantasy US MASTERS Competition

Twenty2Scratch have teamed up with RunLastMan to create a Fantasy US Masters Competition.  This will certainly make the competition more interesting with real money at stake.  Don’t worry though this won’t put your home at risk – its only a fun fiver (always bet responsibility!!). All you have to do is pick 3 golfers for […]

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Putts 4 Dough – The Masters Competition

The Masters has always signalled the start of the golfing season over here.  Yeah sure we all have a crack at winter league but is it really fun to have 5 layers of Galvin Greens, two gloves, a rain hat and not even be able to hit the ball very far before it gets covered […]

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Dubai – Once in a Lifetime

So it has been a week since I flew back from Dubai at the end of one of the most memorable weeks – certainly the most memorable in terms of golf.  So before I get into anything about my thoughts on it I have to say a massive thank you to everyone at Halliwell Jones BMW for […]

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Dubai Day 3 & 4 – The Meltdown then Moving Day

Day 3 – Round 1 – Meltdown So…. where do I start.  It took me 24 hours to get over yesterday.  I hated golf.  I hated everything about golf.  I couldnt even kill some time in the evening playing Golf Clash on my phone.  That bad.  I went to bed thinking about it and wasnt […]

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Dubai Day 2 – Official Practice

Good evening from the Waldorf Astoria on the Palm, Dubai.  It has been an interesting day today for me to learn about The Majlis Course at the Emirates Golf Club.  These courses are so different to playing back home with the grass, the rough, the layout, the temperature, the types of sand.  All completely new to […]

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Dubai Day 1 – Monty

Yesterday was just a blur, waking up in Manchester early doors and then getting to Dubai for bedtime.  I have to say though if you have chance to fly Emirates Business class then wow what a service.  They pick you up at your house at just the right time, check you in right away, slip […]

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