Links Golf Cup Blog

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The latest Golf Monthly Top 100 Rankings

Golf Monthly magazine released their latest list of the Top 100 Courses of the UK and Ireland last week, and many of our host courses featured well in the rankings. Retaining the No. 1 spot, just ahead of the Old Course and Muirfield, was the Ailsa course at Turnberry – a venue that we look forward to visiting twice for Hybrid Golf events next year. The Golf Monthly panel commented...
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Our Portugal Trip Can’t Come Soon Enough!

Evenings are getting darker, temperatures in the UK are dropping, and there is no doubt that winter is upon us. With the competitive season over and the clubs beginning their hibernation in the garage, this is probably the worst time of year for golfers. Most amateurs are starting to look ahead to next year – maybe trying to find a motivation to keep working on their game over the winter...
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Improve Your Green Reading – Pace Is The Key

Leading European Tour coach Gary Nicol has some great tips for our Links Golf Cup golfers to help them read greens and avoid three putting. Why not put them into practice over the winter and putt your way to a lower handicap next season? As Gary says “Club golfers often think green reading is an issue of line as opposed to pace. If this is true for you, then it...
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Links Golf Cup Player In The Spotlight – Martin Anderson

After making three appearances in the Links Golf Cup East Lothian, Martin Anderson is no stranger to the event. This year, he has made the switch from East coast to West, and he is looking forward to the Ayrshire challenge. Martin, a 4 handicapper from Horsley Lodge Golf Club in Derby, recently travelled over to Carton House in Ireland to compete in the World Deaf Golf Championships. We caught up...
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