How alcohol can affect your golf game

Drinking alcohol on the golf course can lead to better performance for some golfer, for a short time.

Golf Digest posted this interesting video that saw three golfers slowly get drunk while hitting golf balls and making (or at least attempting to make) putts. It’s perhaps too small a sample size, and too small an experiment in general to glean much from but it is an interesting watch nonetheless.

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CRAZY / Watch Tony Finau make hole-in-one, dislocate ankle and then pop it back in

This is the craziest hole-in-one celebrations we’ve ever seen.

After making a hole-in-one in the Masters Par 3 contest, Tony Finau dislocates his ankle while celebrating and then pops it back in 😳

— High & Outside Sports (@HighandOutside_) April 4, 2018

With his wife and four kids looking on, Tony Finau made a hole-in-one during the Masters par-3 contest.

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THE MASTERS / Watch Jack Nicklaus’ grandson make a hole-in-one in par-3 contest

Wonderful footage here as Jack Nicklaus’ grandson Gary Nicklaus Jr cards an ace during the annual par-3 contest prior to The Masters.

And if you listen closely you can hear Gary Player loving the shot as the ball heads towards the hole.

Playing in the same group as Nicklaus and Gary Player was two-time Masters champion Tom Watson who went on to win the par-3 contest by one stroke from Thomas Pieters and Tommmy Fleetwood.

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MUST WATCH / These voice impersonations of famous golfers is absolutely superb

Watch this. If this video doesn’t bring a smile to your face in Masters week, nothing will.

Irish comedian Conor Moore specialises in impersonating the voices of famous athletes. Moore has turned his attention towards The Masters and has impersonated a number of professional golfers including Sergio Garcia, Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy and it is absolutely magnificent.

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Ray Martin discovers Cape Wickham Links on King Island: video

I did a double-take when I saw this cross the Aussie Golfer Twitter feed last night; it’s a video of Ray Martin ‘discovering’ Cape Wickham Golf Links on King Island in Tasmania.

Brand Tasmania have released this great video of Ray Martin ‘discovering’ Cape Wickham. Martin chats to an American visitor and also General Manager Michael Brasier about the spectacular site and it’s place in the world’s best golf courses.

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Check out these photos of snow covering St Andrews Old Course

The home of golf has shared some stunning photographs of a blanket of snow covering The Old Course at St Andrews.

Current scenes at the Home of Golf. The Road Hole bunker has been filled… with snow as has the Swilcan Burn. #beastfromtheeast

— St Andrews Links (@TheHomeofGolf) February 28, 2018

While snow in this part of the world is by no means uncommon, the current ‘Beast from the East’ is producing some strange weather patterns across Europe, Great Britain and Ireland which has also seen some truly strange temperature rises in the Arctic.

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