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A Brief Personal History

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Wow this could take a while! After going to work with my father one Saturday morning, we noticed a pitch and putt golf course on the way home and decided to give it a go, I was immediately hooked! My father was a natural at everything and would beat me a lot in the beginning,…

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Van Phillips

Life Gurus With No Life Experience

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As I sit here now I have just finished playing a three round mini tour event in Marbella Spain. The weather was very challenging with strong winds for two days and torrential rain for the last day. The event was played over two courses both of which were amongst the hilliest I have ever played…

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A Story in Sports Psychology

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A long time ago in a galaxy far far away, I used to play as a fully exempt member of the European tour. During this era a small man started to appear on the driving range every week. He walked very briskly and smoked a lot and would very often give rueful looks to players…

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Aim Point

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Putting is obviously a huge part of golf and we have all heard the saying ‘drive for show and putt for dough’, which by the way, should now be ‘drive for dough AND putt for dough’, but putting really is that final stroke that determines how we feel when we walk to the next tee.…

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