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  • Jun6 Fat lad golfer

    Written by Jonathan Greathead on Wednesday, 6 June 2007

    Today’s Golfer is on the lookout for a larger player to take part in a major fitness feature. We need a volunteer to take part in an experiment over the summer to see if being fitter can actually improve your game. If you take part, you will be put on a month-long fitness and diet regime put together by one...

  • May4 Golf ballmassage

    Written by Chris Jones on Friday, 4 May 2007

    One of the country’s top golf clubs is offering massages… using golf balls! The treatment involves the use of heated golf balls as a massage aid and has been specifically tailored to revive golfers and dissolve the tension caused by the golf swing after an exhausting round on Loch Lomond's championship course. The process begins with actual golf balls being...

  • Jan 5 Tiger Boat

    Written by TG staff writer on Friday, 5 January 2007

    This comedy picture is doing the rounds on the internet after Tiger Woods signed his new mega-money deal with Nike. Scary thing is, the world number one could probably afford to do it!...

  • Dec 13 Ken Brown

    Written by Jock Howard, Golf World Senior Writer on Wednesday, 13 December 2006

    Pictures: Getty Images TV Commentator and ex Ryder Cup hero Ken Brown lets rip on everything he hates (and loves) about golf. On the 2006 Ryder Cup I never dreamt we’d give the Americans such a drubbing at the K Club. Tom Lehman’s team were completely outplayed for all three days. There is a bit of history now and our boys...

  • Dec 5 Sandyman

    Written by Jock Howard, Golf World Writer on Monday, 11 December 2006

    Portugal has won two big awards from the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO. The Lisbon coast won Best European Golf Destination, and Praiai d’el Ray claimed Best European Golf Resort at a glitzy awards party in Marbella. Lisbon Golf Coast incorporates Estoril and Sintra Golf Coast, Costa Azul Golfe and Oeste Golf and boasts 22 championship standard courses. Praia...