CADDIES Grassroots of any course

July 6, 2018

The reasons for caddies were cultural, legal, but all that aside, do players in Vietnam actually need a caddie? By Robert Bicknell When tourists from the west come to Vietnam, the first thing they notice is that caddies are mandatory at all the golf courses, unlike back home where a caddie is a luxury. In … Read more

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Marilynn Smith – “Miss Personality”

May 22, 2018

Marilynn Smith is an American former professional golfer. She was one of the thirteen founders of the LPGA in 1950. She won two major championships and 21 LPGA Tour events in all. She is a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame. Smith, known as “Miss Personality,” worked tirelessly to promote women’s golf during … Read more

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Golf the generation game

May 15, 2018

If you try to define each generation, I’d have to say today’s generation is defined by equipment, the search of the perfect swing and a power game, while the older generation was defined by feel and shot-making.   I’m never quite sure if they are taking a dig at my age, or not, whenever the … Read more

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Symbol of legend

March 20, 2018

For me, it’s not a question of “what’s so special about Augusta National”, but rather “what’s not special about Augusta National?” Everyone asks me what is so special about Augusta National and the Masters tournament. Many people simply don’t “get it” and talk about the history of the Open Championship, or the US Open Championship … Read more

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