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Christmas Opening Hours - Looking forward to seeing all our customers over the Christmas period – particularly those wishing to try out their new clubs!
Taking aim is not difficult - Many amateur golfers fret about the importance of taking aim. If they don’t get it exactly right, then that’s why their shots are misdirected. I’m not convinced. Sure, you should aim where you want the ball to go, but it’s a little like firing a rifle. I am by no means a marksman, but if... View Article
Prize Draw: Win a brand new set of irons! - Thanks to our friends at American Golf, we have a fantastic autumn prize draw, which gives you the chance to win a brand new set of irons to the value of £1,000! To enter automatically, all you have to do is top up your range card between 1st November to 20th December 2019 with £60... View Article
Stay in the moment, not in the scorecard - It’s a classic schoolboy error on the golf course, but we all do it. The question is why? When you are on the course, you know whether you are playing well or not. So do you really need to work out how many over par, or under par you are after every hole? How many... View Article
A [icture of a bunker shot Distance Control on Bunker Shots - With every golf shot you play; you control the distance of the stroke by the length of the backswing. Just as you would do if you were throwing a ball. But, to every rule there is an exception. In this case it is the greenside bunker shot. Now, I am very strongly of the opinion... View Article
Solheim Cup 2019 Let the ladies take centre stage: Solheim Cup 2019 - Let Battle Commence It has been a fantastic year for women’s sport and not before time if you ask me. The women’s football World Cup, the cricket, netball have all enjoyed the recognition and tv coverage they both deserve and need. Now golf gets to take centre stage with the Solheim Cup, starting on September... View Article
Jurassic Encounter Winter Pass Jurassic Encounter Winter Passes now available - Great news for all our adventure golf fans – Jurassic Encounter winter passes are now on sale. With unlimited golf from October through to February of next year, these passes offer outstanding value for money: Families £80 Adults £50 Children £40 Can be purchased at reception. Terms and Conditions Card must be presented before play,... View Article
Look at the hole when practicing putting Look at the hole when practising your putts - I learn a lot by watching the best golfers in the world on the TV. That brings me to this month’s tip on putting.   I consider myself to be a poor putter. After watching some of the top players, I picked up this little tip.  It is related to judgement of distance while putting,... View Article
A glorious win for the whole of Ireland - Jon Woodroffe reflects on a wonderful victory for Shane Lowry at this year’s British Open at Royal Portrush What a glorious victory at Royal Portrush this weekend and a worthy and very popular winner in Shane Lowry. I can only imagine how good the craic was Sunday evening. The first playing of the great championship... View Article
Impact tape on a golf club The centre of contact - Two of my most frequently asked questions are: “how can I hit the golf ball further?” or “why do all my shots go the same distance?” This fixation with extra length is understandable, but my usual response is the following caution: accuracy and consistency always trump length Let us look at what determines the distance... View Article