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The Pressure is On: With Fabled Golf Clubs Opening Up to Women, Will the Kasumigaseki Country Club Follow?

The oldest golf club in the world, Muirfield Golf Club, located in Scotland, the birthplace of golf, recently decided to provide women the opportunity to have equal membership with male members. 322 more words

Pop Culture

Nine is just fine for Irish students

Credit where credit is due.
Like other golfing organisations the Golfing Union of Ireland (GUI) has been accused of being asleep at the wheel as membership waned and people walked away from the game. 527 more words



Final version of the waitress. I gave the painting a complete overhaul to take it to this final version.

I cleaned up nearly every part of the picture. 41 more words


2016 British Open Wrap-Up

Wow, that is all I can think to start with.  It has been a week to let it sink in and I am so happy with the golf I witnessed at Royal Troon.  277 more words

Pro Golf

The Open Championship Is Golf As It Was Intended To Be: Miserable

Like many of the small vacation towns that dot Scotland’s coast, Troon seems an awfully bleak place to anyone who isn’t Scottish. The once-thriving shipbuilding industry has long since departed, leaving behind a charmless port trafficked mainly by ferries and freight containers. 1,029 more words

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British Open

Sweden’s Henrik Stenson won his first major title at Royal Troon beating the USA’s Phil Mickleson in what became a head to head battle. 98 more words


Mickelson Magic Not Enough To Win Open

Last Thursday, he came within a whisker of doing what no one has ever done before in the history of golf: shooting a 62.  On the 18th green, his ball lipped the hole and somehow stayed out.  742 more words