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Dr Charlie Sifford: Remembering his legacy

Feb 24

Dr Charlie Sifford
On 22 June 2006 the University of St Andrews awarded Charlie Sifford the honorary degree, Doctor of Laws, only the second Ameri...
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Tiger Woods speaks to the press: Genesis Invitational

Feb 24

PGA TOUR 2022, Genesis Invitational, The Riviera, Pacific Pallisades, CA: 17-20 Feb
Tiger Woods Press Conference at the Genesis Invitational 2022
Left Field

"The Golf Links" - Chaplin

Dec 17 '21

Charlie Chaplin - The Golf Links
(from "How to Make Movies" - 1918)
• Charlie Chaplin, Eric Campbell and Albert Austin on the golf links.
- Roy ...
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Lee Elder, who defied death threats to play at the Masters

Dec 09 '21

Lee Elder defied death threats to play at the Masters
From Golf Channel:
Lee Elder, who broke the color barrier at the Masters, died Sunday [28th...
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Old photographs & footage from St Andrews, where it all began

Nov 10 '21

Old photographs and footage of The Royal and Ancient Golf Course in St Andrews, Fife

From Tour Scotland [video above]
The Old Course a...
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What is happening with Women's Golf? Rod Morri raises difficult questions

Oct 12 '21

What is happening right now with Women's Golf?
Is it selling its own cultural heritage and history? 
Rod Morri, writing for Golf Australia, bring...
Golf History

New R&A Captain Drives In

Sep 30 '21

New R&A Captain Drives In
From the, by Brian Keogh:
Peter Forster takes up his post after traditional ceremony at St Andrews
Golf History

History of the Ryder Cup

Sep 14 '21

The Ryder Cup 2021, Straits Course, Whistling Straits, 24-26 September
Origins of the Ryder Cup
From Sky History UK:
The biennial Ryder Cup sees...
Golf History

Whistling Straits: Back stories (history and more) by The Travelling Golfer

Sep 06 '21

Whistling Straits, host course for the Ryder Cup this month.
The Travelling Golfer brings out the back stories of this historic setting. Golf History

Centenary Celebration: Waratah Golf Club

Aug 10 '21

Waratah Golf Club is about to chalk up a major milestone of 100 years on their present site.

The club is planning to celebrate in style with som...