Augusta time again and how sweet it is

Augusta time again and how sweet it is

You have to hand it to Augusta with their old-fashioned Bobby Jones values of integrity, respect and responsibility. They held their Masters in November 2020 their way, a safe way, in the midst of a global pandemic, just as their founder would have wanted them to. It...
Bye Bye old friend – A tribute to John O’Leary

Bye Bye old friend – A tribute to John O’Leary

I went to visit him before Christmas in Richmond Hospital – he told me it was not good. That was it. We spent the next couple of hours talking about the times we had spent together since we first met at the Munster Boys Golf Championship in Limerick back in 1967. I...
Portrush stage set for The Open of a lifetime

Portrush stage set for The Open of a lifetime

My first memories of Portrush were as a ten-year-old being driven by Sutton’s gentle giant Captain, Alex McNulty with my mother and brother Joe. D to watch my father play the final of the British Amateur Championship in 1960. My father told my mother privately before...