Tag Archives: Shoot under 80

The best 80s collection ever

One of the last CDs I ever bought – before I went totally download and digital (you can use that phrase, but please do reference it to me!) – was a collection of all the best songs of the 80s. … Continue reading

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Warning…practice makes you better!

The following may be out of sync with the other posts on the time line. I take liberties with time. This is all part of my new Buddhist approach to golf…time is simply another dimension. I have noticed that People … Continue reading

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When is it time to give up playing golf?

I tell you when it is NOT time to give up playing golf…when you have just shot the best birdie of your entire life, over a tree with a 60 Degree wedge (My Mistress loves me again, she is fickle … Continue reading

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Break 80 in 6 weeks

Two things I want to report this “Blog”.  One is the game I had today…not great but the best of the year.  And I want to report the program I am on.  The “Break 80 in 6 weeks program”.  Have … Continue reading

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THE Steve: story of a 40-something golfaholic

Ever feel like a made-for-TV movie…I always hated those second titles – you know the ones that came after the colon.  And I knew they were only there for those stupid people who were incapable of understanding something so basic … Continue reading

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The spirits have noticed me! IGST first game of the year

Last time I “blogged” (I love new words, like “blogged”, language just keeps evolving despite our best attempts to keep it under control) I wrote about the duality of man…well, sort of; I think, strictly speaking, I wrote about the … Continue reading

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Golf and the Mental Game

It was said of Phil Mickelson recently that one of his greatest strengths (apart from being an awesome golfer) is that he never gives up. The same is true of players like Graeme McDowell. They hit a bad shot (you … Continue reading

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How to fix a hook in golf with Vietnamese food

I learnt how to fix my sneaking hook this week. And I learn how to do it eating Vietnamese food. Life really is the best teacher. If the secret to the snap hook is all you crave then scroll on … Continue reading

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Miramar Golf and Country Club – First Game of the Year…

As I prepared to play my first game of the year it suddenly occurred to me…what if I achieve the goal of shooting below 80 in my very first game. I was well prepared, I had practiced at the driving … Continue reading

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Course Management

So I have heard that course management is really important in golf.  I have heard it, but I have never really felt it.  I mean what is there to manage?  I only have fourteen options in my bag (twelve of … Continue reading

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