Stroke Indexes

Professional golfers don’t need to concern themselves with stroke indexes, however for the ordinary club golfer playing a stableford competition or competing in a club match play event a hole’s stroke index may mean the difference between victory and...

Success and Failure

Despite the very best efforts of golfers, coaches and equipment manufacturers, golf remains essentially a game of failure. Even Ben Hogan, perhaps the finest ball-striker the game has known, described golf as 'a game of misses'. Yet, there is the odd success sprinkled...

Fail to Prepare – Prepare to Fail!

If you’re like me you start each season with a couple of objectives: to play a little better than last year & to get that handicap cut by one or two shots.  I’ll usually have a lesson or two to improve my swing and I’ll work on it for a while, however the...