2013

  • Spanish Golf Legend Dies

    Written by Jake O'Reilly on Friday, 4 January 2013

    Jaime Ortiz-Patino, the owner of Valderrama and one of the driving forces behind the growth of golf in Spain, has died at the age of 82. Known as "Jimmy" to his friends, Ortiz-Patino, whose grandfather was a wealthy Bolivian tin magnate, owned a golf club and amassed a collection of golfing memorabilia that captured the history of the game over 500 years,...

  • TG Elite Professional Gareth Johnston Moves To Calcot Park

    Written by Jake O'Reilly on Wednesday, 2 January 2013

    The saying a New Year a new you will certainly be the case for one of TG's favourite Elite Teaching Professionals Gareth Johnston, who is set to take over the reins as Head Professional at Calcot Park Golf Club in Reading. Here's how 2012 went for him in his own words: May I take this opportunity to wish you a fantastic 2013 and one...