Karrie Webb - Hole No.3: The Local Golfer's Aussie Legends

Karrie Webb - Hole No.3: The Local Golfer's Aussie Legends

This Aussie Legend was born and raised on the Queensland coast, her rural roots firmly planted in Ayr. The legend Karrie Webb AO (1974) grew from those roots and is widely renowned as Australia's best female golfer. 
May 16, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Greg Norman - Hole No.2: The Local Golfer's Aussie Legends

Greg Norman - Hole No.2: The Local Golfer's Aussie Legends

Hailing from Queensland's Mount Isa, Greg Norman AO (1955) radiates Australian spirit and embodies the classic Aussie bloke. Sporting from a young age, our Aussie Legend dabbled in many a game before landing on golf.
May 02, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Vale Jack Newton - Hole No.1: The Local Golfer's Aussie Legends

Vale Jack Newton - Hole No.1: The Local Golfer's Aussie Legends

Cessnock born and bred, Jack Newton OAM (1950) was the pinnacle Aussie bloke. Solid and hard-working parents; with a driving mentality, sport and family always in the foreground. 

April 19, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Adam Scott: What’s in the bag?

Adam Scott: What’s in the bag?

All eyes (including your wife's) are on Australia's own hunk of spunk, Adam Scott. A household name, more so than you may like, Adam Scott is on course for a determined week.
April 07, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Cameron Davis: What’s in the bag?

Cameron Davis: What’s in the bag?

The switch-hitting star Cameron Davis looks like more than a chance for a big US Masters turnout.
April 07, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Min Woo Lee: What’s in the bag?

Min Woo Lee: What’s in the bag?

Min Woo Lee has exploded onto the golf scene and is destined for success.
April 06, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Marc Leishman: What’s in the bag?

Marc Leishman: What’s in the bag?

A man after every bloke's heart, Leishman not only has his own beer, he has a lawn that brings a tear to a groundskeeper's eye!
April 06, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Lucas Herbert: What’s in the bag?

Lucas Herbert: What’s in the bag?

From car park camper to the greens of Augusta, Lucas Herbert is a character and a talent.
April 05, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
Cameron Smith: What’s in the bag?

Cameron Smith: What’s in the bag?

With a mullet you only wish you saw in the mirror each morning (So does your girlfriend.), Cameron Smith is looking primed and ready for a US Masters victory.

April 04, 2022 — Ben Breckenridge
1 hour of power - Daylight savings inspired ‘on course’ games

1 hour of power - Daylight savings inspired ‘on course’ games

Every golfer dreams of that magnificent weekend in October when clocks get set to daylight savings time. To have that extra hour of an afternoon to sneak out for a couple of holes, hit some balls or roll a few putts really satisfies a keen golfer’s appetite. Today we’ll be sharing with you a few fun (and different) games to play of a daylight savings afternoon to keep it interesting, and of course, good for your game. Play these games over 3 or 4 holes either by yourself or with a couple of mates.
October 28, 2021 — Ben Breckenridge
Part 3 - Technique: The Local Golfers Lockdown Series

Part 3 - Technique: The Local Golfers Lockdown Series

Technique is great to learn at home because the temptation of the ball is taken away. This means that we can focus completely on what our bodies are doing without worrying about where the ball is going.

In this blog we’ll go over 3 very simple yet effective drills that will benefit any golfer, regardless of how you usually swing the club.

September 19, 2021 — Ben Breckenridge
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Part 2 - Short Game: The Local Golfers Lockdown Series

In Part 2 of The Local Golfers Lockdown Series we're looking at how to practice your chipping / pitching at home. 

We will show you 3 great little drills to develop your technique as well as improving your skills around the green, and lowering those scores.

September 09, 2021 — Ben Breckenridge