A lot of golfers are struggling with distance loss, decreased flexibility and more frustration in their game as the get older. There’s help on the way.
This week the Shag Bag includes reader comments on their favourite Masters memories, a suggested change for the Match Play, Judy Rankin and more Canadian majors.
The Rules of Golf, established by golf associations, are constantly changing and evolving but the Laws of Golf are part of the Natural Universe and can never be broken.
Over the past 15 years, our lives have changed due to digital disruption. It started with the iPhone, Amazon Prime, Uber and etransfers. Tech has changed our worlds and it has changed golf…slowly.
It’s the off season for the PGA Tour (one week only) but lots of Solheim Cup and Ryder Cup stuff to keep us going.
I made a lot of mistakes. When I had early success, I convinced myself that I was working hard but when you look at the successful players, you have to treat it like a job and work harder than anyone else.
Those that find fault with the Olympic Golf competition want the strongest 60-man field possible. Currently, 30 of the top 60 are American. What kind of Olympics would that be?
I just can’t stand watching girls cry or playing with the dandelions in the outfield so why don’t we try something else that we could spend time doing together.
Wouldn’t it be more exciting if the Olympics could get away from the usual 72-hole stroke play format and weave in different games and mixed teams too?