There are plenty of Golf Anecdotes that surround the game. This is what I like about golf. Stories abound about incidents that happened on and off the course. In many ways golf mirrors life.
18 holes of golf probably reveal more about your personality than any other activity, sporting or otherwise. That is why employers sometimes vet potential employees during a round of golf. It is like an outward bound experience. How do you stand up to pressure? Can you take the bad with the good?
There are some wonderful books on golf that go beyond trying to teach us the techniques. They capture the essence of the game. For it is not “A Good Walk spoiled” as suggested by Mark Twain, but a chance to get outdoors and enjoy the company of your playing companions.
Here is a selection of golfing anecdotes:(Please feel free to add your own via our Contact Us page)
‘If only the golfers in front replaced divots, repaired pitchmarks, smoothed bunkers, kept just behind the match in front not just in front of the match behind, walked briskly between shots – what a perfect game Golf would be!!’
From the people behind