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Golf: Scotland – Some Thoughts On "Must Visit" Golf Courses

“Conducted by national tourism agency VisitScotland, the survey also found the famous “road hole” 17th at St Andrews was the best par four hole.” That’s from Brian Ferguson at The Scotsman reporting on, “a poll of around 3000 players.”

Golf: Catriona Matthew – The Perfect Candidate for Muirfield Membership

“In (Catriona) Matthew, who is not only one of the most decorated women golfers in Britain but also an East Lothian resident – she has lived in North Berwick all her life, in fact – the club has a perfect candidate on its doorstep and, by the looks of things, the 47-year-old cou

Golf: Poulter’s Problem

“I’m playing golf like I really don’t care, to be honest.” – on trying not to think about the fact he needs to earn $145,000 in his next two PGA Tour starts or lose his PGA Tour status”

Golf: Olazabal: “El Niño ya no existe”

El Pais, the Spanish daily newspaper covers José María Olazabal’s reaction to Sergio Garcia’s win at the Masters.

El Niño no longer exists

Golf: Trial By Television

“Viewers at home should not be officials wearing stripes. Let's go @Lexi, win this thing anyway.” That’s from Tiger Woods responding to the four-stroke penalty Lexi Thompson was made aware of after walking off of the 12th green on Sunday during the fourth round of the ANA.

Golf: Mr Hogan

“Hogan hits his approach to 10 feet. Doc watches Hogan get over the ball, and he's putting conventionally--no split-hand grip. He three-putts from 10 feet. He comes off 18 and Doc says, "What the hell are you doing?

Golf: The 1997 Masters: My Story by Tiger Woods

“There are a few tournaments throughout my career where I felt, ‘Just don’t screw it up,’” Woods said. “That was one of them.”

Golf: Tiger’s Latest Tale

“In 1997, Tiger Woods was already among the most-watched and closely examined athletes in history.

Rape culture: power and privilege in New Zealand

Wellington College has been in the news recently. Two young men from the school were reported for posting Facebook messages about raping drunk and unconscious girls – they were talking about sex without consent which is, by definition, rape.

Golf: Back To The Future With The Rules?

“In a game that's been too resistant to change for too many years, progress is finally being made.”
That’s from Jason Sobel’s, “With recent changes, golf breaks from tradition to embrace progress.”