Breath of fresh air

What a breath of fresh air that was! Some bags were bigger then their players, some caddies (who all had to be under 18 years of age) looked like 25 year olds with a beard and most were somehwere in between. The Reid Trophy at Coxmoor Golf Club was a refreshing experience in that it helped me remember how simple golf should be. At 12, 13 or maybe 14 most players have not yet learned the habits of mirroring their favourite player on tour and spending way too much time to prepare for the shot at hand. This was see it, grip it and rip it and I hope we will never take that away from them. But I am sure that once these players get some proper coaching and they get to know what they should be doing in a pre shot routine they will start figuring out how difficult it is… No, let us allow the players of tomorrow to play the game in the simple way it was designed to be played!

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