Chase the Ace!

I was looking back over a few facts and figures from last summer and I realised that nine members of Dungannon Golf Club carded aces over a three month period!  Surely this must be some kind of record! 8-handicapper Ian Rafferty aced the 2nd hole to record the Club’s...

Avoid these 7 mistakes

I’m sure you were disappointed on Thursday when the NI Executive announced the extension of the current lockdown.  More and more golfers are getting frustrated and feeling forgotten about by the “folks on the hill”.  Only the previous day I had gone...

Lockdown Putting Basics

I’ve found this lockdown more difficult than the previous ones and it seems I’m not the only one.  There are numerous memes on social media of frustrated parents, children, husbands and wives etc this time around.  At the start of the weekend I had no idea...

Back to basics

As you know, the R&A had their “Rules Week” last week.  I had a busy week at work and didn’t have the chance to watch all of the videos they posted, however my interest was piqued by the idea of the special “Rules Skool” (I hate the...

It’s Rules Week!

Little did I know, when I was penning my blog at the weekend, that the R&A would announce that it is staging a dedicated Rules Week across its digital platforms this week (2nd – 5th February) designed to engage golfers and referees alike across a variety of...