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“Picture the scene. A mixed doubles “Greensomes” competition. The two lady players standing 30 metres ahead of the men’s tee with their backs to the men, chatting and waiting for the two men to drive off.
20 metres closer to the men’s tee, parked sideways on the buggy path was ‘Lorena’, my trusty GoKart (affectionately named ‘Lorena’ after Ms Ochoa, the lady golfer, who is also small and perfectly formed, just like my GoKart !!)
Parked on the buggy path next to the men’s tee, and pointing towards the girls, and Lorena, was a ‘full on’ motorised golf buggy being used by an elderly gentleman who was the other member of our foursome.
As the two of us (men) were setting up on the tee, there was a sudden strong gust of wind, which revealed the “deliberate mistake” on the part of the elderly gent. He had parked, and left his motorised buggy, without applying the handbrake !! The gust was just sufficient to move the buggy a few inches forward, to the point where the slight downhill gradient on the buggy path, and gravity, took over.
The unmanned golf buggy started to pick up speed down the path, heading for the two lady golfers, (more…)Add a comment Tweet
Well none of us were expecting that, were we? Trevor Immelman might have taken the Masters yesterday, but nobody won the GoKart (click here to see how the vote went). Never mind, we’ll be running the same competition for the US Open in June, and we’ll roll it over so there’ll be two GoKarts to play for.
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Here are the votes cast in our competition to win a GoKart. A little one-sided don’t you think?
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Jack and the Masters;
15 top five finishes
22 top ten finishes
29 top twenty five finishes. He’s the man…
Lowest scores in a round at the Masters are by Nick Price, with a 63 in the 3rd round in ’86, along with Greg Norman’s first round 63 in ’96. (more…)Add a comment Tweet
If you haven’t entered our little contest to pick the winner and win a GoKart – hurry up! You have to enter before the first shots are played. Click here to enter.
There are over 90 players in the field, but only 21 have been picked so far. So have a go, and pick an outsider (remember Zach Who last year), and click here for the proof Tiger gets it wrong sometimes. (more…)Add a comment 2 Comments Tweet