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Carnoustie – Sky Sports Documentary

Carnoustie Sky Sports Documentary I was at Carnoustie this morning to film a documentary about the 1999 Open with Sky Sports. It will be shown on Sky around the time of this year’s Open. We had an interview in the morning then headed out onto the course to chat...

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Trophy Hassan II Round 2

Little bit more wind today which made a tricky course even trickier, shot 75(+3) again to finish +6 and miss the cut by three shots. My left foot and back were sore but I made back-to-back double bogies at 10 and 11 which killed me, even with those I had plenty of...

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Trophy Hassan II – Round 1

It was a beautiful morning which ended up being quite hot by the middle of the day. I shot 75(+3) which isn't great but the greens on the course are extreme, so you don't have to do a lot wrong to make bogies. I putted well but holed next-to-nothing all day.

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Trophee Hassan II

Royal golf Dar Es Salam, 19-22 April We are in Morocco this week for the Trophy Hassan II.  This is my first ever time in Morocco which is strange as the Tour has played here for years but the date just never fitted into my schedule. The course is a very nice lay-out...

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Spanish Open 12-15 April

Even though I shot 76(+4) on Thursday I hit it pretty solid but it was a real struggle on the greens, especially on the back nine where I missed quite a few short putts, which is unlike me. Friday was a totally different story where I hit it lovely and holed my fair...

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Open de Espana

This week I am in Madrid for the Spanish Open, being played at centro nacional de golf. I arrived on Monday with the idea of playing on Tuesday but the weather so far has been very cold and wet. I hit some balls this morning then walked the course in the afternoon as...

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Nick Nairn Cooking School

Marian and Val bought Alan and I vouchers  to learn to cook the perfect steak at the Nick Nairn cooking school in Aberdeen. The chef shows you how to do it first then you all have a go and you all sit down after to eat what you've cooked.  We all had a great time and...

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Stephen Gallacher’s Foundation Dinner

Stephen Gallacher Foundation Dinner Marian and I took a table at the Stephen Gallacher dinner in Edinburgh on Thursday night.  We had Craig, Sean, Michael MacDougall and the Morrisons with us. Like last year, it was a great night which raised over 86k for Stevie's...

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Scottish Golf Show

I drove down to Glasgow this morning to open the Scottish Golf Show at the SEC. We again had a stand for PLGC which was mainly selling our Cardinal brand of clothes. Like last year, I went round all the different stations to play against members of the public which...

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