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St Andrews golf for High Handicaps and beginers - Links Golf Academy

St Andrews golf courses for beginners, high handicaps & juniors

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Don’t let the mighty “Big Boy” golf courses intimidate you into staying home or not enjoying some memorable Scottish links courses. A rewarding golfing experience awaits you, no matter what your handicap.
In a series of 4 blogs, we focus on some of the major championship courses – the Big…
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St Andrews Old Course

2018 Old Course tee time allocations – changes afoot at St Andrews

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At the end of 2016 St Andrews Links Trust announced that the agreement with its commercial tee time partner Old Course Experience will cease at the end of 2017. It will assume responsibility for the distribution of all commercial Old Course tee times for the season commencing April 2018.

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Royal Dornoch

Insights into playing Scottish links golf – a different game

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It took me a number of years and visits to Scotland before I caught on that links golf was the traditional way to play the game and above all, that it was fun! Insights into playing Scottish links golf courses, including speed of play, on-course protocol, gorse, bunkers, dogs(!), putting, wind…
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Carnoustie Championship

Scottish links golf courses for beginners, kids and high handicaps – Crail and Carnoustie

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Don’t let the mighty “Big Boy” golf courses intimidate you into staying home or not enjoying some memorable Scottish links courses. A rewarding golfing experience awaits you, no matter what your handicap.
In a series of 4 blogs, we focus on some of the major championship courses – the Big…
Continue reading … Scottish links golf courses for beginners, kids and high handicaps – Crail and Carnoustie
Gullane No 1

Scottish links golf courses for beginners, kids and high handicaps – Gullane and North Berwick

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Don’t let the mighty “Big Boy” golf courses intimidate you into staying home or not enjoying some memorable Scottish links courses. A rewarding golfing experience awaits you, no matter what your handicap.
In a series of 4 blogs, we focus on some of the major championship courses – the Big…
Continue reading … Scottish links golf courses for beginners, kids and high handicaps – Gullane and North Berwick
Royal Aberdeen, Balgownie

Scottish links golf courses for beginners, kids and high handicaps – Aberdeen, North Highlands and South West Coast

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Don’t let the mighty “Big Boy” golf courses intimidate you into staying home or not enjoying some memorable Scottish links courses. A rewarding golfing experience awaits you, no matter what your handicap.
In a series of 4 blogs, we focus on some of the major championship courses – the Big…
Continue reading … Scottish links golf courses for beginners, kids and high handicaps – Aberdeen, North Highlands and South West Coast