Scotland Golf Course Left Covered in a “Thick Carpet” of Sand After Storm

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If you live in the northern part of the U.S., you’re probably used to having your favorite courses closed because snow covers the course. Well, in Scotland, they have a different problem that they’re facing. One of the oldest courses in the world, Montrose Golf Links in Scotland is also one of the more famous links across the pond. Situated …

Carnage at Carnoustie

Carnage at Carnoustie

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From the ramparts of Stirling Castle, one can see the Bridge below where in 1297 William Wallace (Braveheart) slaughtered  the English of Edward I in the Battle of Stirling Bridge: he let half the British cross, annihilated them, then went after the remainder.  A lot of carnage.  About a mile east of the bridge, is a small stream called Bannock …

Prestwick, Home of The Open

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At Prestwick Golf Club in Ayrshire, Scotland, the first thing the caddie asked was, “What’s your handicap?”  When told, Colin pulled out the four iron and replied, “Okay.  Now I want you to play a 190 possession shot right between the two ‘boonkers’ there”. As I looked down the first hole (called Railway, because of the train line running down …

Fantasy Golf Picks Odds & Predictions - 2015 British Open (The Open Championship)

Fantasy Golf Picks, Odds, & Predictions – 2015 British Open (The Open Championship)

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Fantasy Golf Picks, Odds, and Predictions for the 2015 British Open (The Open Championship) from The Old Course at St. Andrews The 2015 British Open Preview With the Spieth victory at the John Deere, we have now successfully picked the winner in 10 out of 32 events this year.  Before we recap last week, lets set you up for golf’s next major, …

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The Golf Podcast 027: Interview with Ru MacDonald of The Scottish Golf Podcast

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In this week’s episode of The Golf Podcast we’ll be talking with Ru MacDonald, Golf Tourism Scotland Young Person of the Year for 2013, and host/producer of the Scottish Golf Podcast. Listen in as Ru gives us the inside track on how to get the most out of planning your dream golf trip to Scotland. In this Show You Will …