St Mellion Nicklaus Signature Course was the venue for a fantastic day’s golf yesterday in the best weather we have had this year in the South West. I enjoyed the amiable accompaniment of an old school-friend, Kenny and his son Callum who were staying at the resort for a week with their family.
Uruguay should hold its head low,very low in fact, because like its neighbour, Argentina, it has had its Hand of God (or more aptly, arm of the Anti-Christ) moment, not in this case to make a cheating goal, but to stop an honest goal. Rather than be beaten by Ghana in an honest game, they […]
It’s been a while since I have written on this blog. I have been focused on work and not had time or inclination to make some personal commentary. Right now it is 1:48 a.m., I am listening to Earth Wind and Fire (on Grooveshark) blast out ‘Reasons’ as I write. I didn’t run this morning […]
Golf Lession Two: The Stance (again) At the lesson today, Matt quickly identified the cause of my inconsistent chipping. He started by asking me to use a pitching wedge to chip onto a green about 75 yards away. I hit the green a few times but there was the odd pull to the left or […]
Golf Lesson One: The Stance Don’t Stand With Your Legs Too Far Apart! No, this is not from Debrett`s Book Of Etiquette it was the sound advice from Matt, my golf instructor, at Bovey Castle. My tendency to slice drives, with the odd pulled shot left and infrequent shank was down to my addressing the […]