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    greg smith golf coach

    anyone heard of this guy before? I've seen some of his stuff on YouTube and looks good. anyone had any lessons with him?
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    Re: Crossfield Shaft Test - X Stiff vs Ladies

    I've been saying for ages how people put too much false hope onto shafts. some people still wont except that a shaft only has a small effect on the shot. I've even seen stickers swapped on a iron...
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    Re: What stand bag ??

    i have searched long for a stand bag that doesn't scratch your shafts, snag your clubs when putting them in and out and finally has legs that hug the bag when walking rather than stick out a little....
  4. Re: How strict are you at enforcing the rules with your PP's ??

    i recently played a big 3 day comp. on the last day i was paired with the potential winner. my batteries ran out on my rangefinder on the 15th. i asked if i could use his so i didn't waste time...
  5. Re: How strict are you at enforcing the rules with your PP's ??

    in a competition I'd pull them on all instances. in a friendly game i wouldn't mutter a word. i cant care less what they do or score.
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    Re: Societies, a necessary pain.

    we played a club in Ireland last summer. the members where up in arms that we closed the course for 3 days. that's until they realised that we'd got through 2000 pints of beer and 700 meals.
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    Re: Lie angle changes-P790 irons

    yes. no problem. just take to a local club fitter/builder.
  8. Thread: Range finders

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    Re: Range finders

    or buy one of these bad boys. i just got one and its surprisingly easy to use
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    Re: Patrick Reed feud continues......

    it was salmon 😀
  10. Thread: Buying a 2 iron

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    Re: Buying a 2 iron

    srixon zu65 all day. stupid easy to hit. i have the 18 degree but bent it to 16
  11. Thread: PXG Clubs

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    Re: PXG Clubs

    because higher handicap golfers don't tend to put the same swng on the club twice. one swing can have a quick tempo the next can be slow and smooth. how can you fit for that? i think a high...
  12. Thread: The Masters 2018

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    Re: The Masters 2018

    my friend put £20 on sergio and text me "ha ha" when leishman hit a double bogey!!!! 😀


    it was difficult to watch. poor bloke
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    Re: Golf Glove Wear!!

    i depends how soft the glove is. there is a autographed titleist tour soft in the bar at the belfry signed by adam scott. it wasn't even a round old and it was shredded at the thumb and heel pad
  14. Thread: Early Extension

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    Re: Early Extension

    just be mindful that most early extension drills stop you getting through the ball. most people don't realise that early extension is just that "early"!!! you still have to extend to release the...
  15. Thread: C'mon Poults!

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    Re: C'mon Poults!

    cha-ching!!!!!!

    just need bubba or leishman to come through on Sunday now
  16. Thread: C'mon Poults!

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    Re: C'mon Poults!

    i have £10 on him at 70/1. i thought he'd be worth a chuck when i heard he has to do well do make the masters. also had £5 on Thomas peters. looks like that one is dead
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    Re: Does playing with poorer players drag you down ?

    you have to realise that you're not in the pub with your friends who understand you and your personality. your on a golf forum which is bound to have people who's personality is different to yours. ...
  18. Thread: 3 foot putts

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    Re: 3 foot putts

    sounds crazy but more forward shaft lean. i just had a putting lesson with quintech software and was told that 85% of handicap golfers have too much loft at impact causing the ball to jump too much....
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    Re: Does playing with poorer players drag you down ?

    people get so righteous and sensitive on this forum. you've heard something you don't like or personally find offensive..... move on.

    as bad as it sounds no, i dont like playing with high...
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    Re: Playing the Brabazon on Saturday.....

    you either love it or hate it. the course is better designed than the Brabazon and a good test of golf. i personally don't like it because its like playing golf on the moon. very drab to look...
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    Re: Playing the Brabazon on Saturday.....

    just drop me a pm in the warmer months. i can sign you on pga for £35.


    oh and you're all lucky. they have just sanded the life out of the greens on pga and brab
  22. Thread: Masters Betting

    by hovis
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    Re: Masters Betting

    last August i bet £20 on bubba to win at 60/1.😁

    fingers crossed
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    ecco cool gortex shoe's

    size 45. uk 11 brand new with tags

    these are going for £179 from searching about.


    £115 posted please

    http://i1255.photobucket.com/albums/hh627/hovis2/IMG_20180328_092052_zpszwabiaov.jpg
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    Re: Deep Bunkers and Right to get Out of them

    welcome to my wold. our head green keeper seems to get hard over pot / rivot style bunkers. they are horrible to play from. if the ball dribbles over the lip you have no shot either way. if it...
  25. Thread: clubhead speed

    by hovis
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    Re: clubhead speed

    it depends. are you swinging efficiently? i used to hit my 7 iron 165 with a dreadful swing. 5 years on my 7 iron is 175/180. the increase in swing speed was from technique. good pivot and...
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