The osession with distance

The Obsession with Distance: Know your Speed Limits

The golf industry is obsessed with distance. From club manufacturers, to TV announcers, to the instruction industry – what sells in golf is Distance, and the promise of More Distance. TV commentators harp on about ...
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Murcar Links Golf Club

Now teaching at Murcar Links Golf Club

In addition to my partnership with Newburgh-on-Ythan Golf Club, I am now also teaching at Murcar Links Golf Club. I am delighted to have an association with such a prestigious club. Ranked within the top ...
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Junior golf lessons summer 2018

Junior Golf Classes for Summer Holidays

Andrew Cooper, PGA Professional, is running a series of Golf Classes for Juniors throughout the Summer Holidays across Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire. These will be run across three Golf Clubs: Newburgh-on-Ythan Golf Club, Newburgh (Aberdeenshire) McDonald ...
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Do I need a new driver?

Do I need a new driver?

“Do I need a new driver?” A member asked me this week. Was there new technology that would give him an extra 10 yards? Was it time to retire his Ping G15, that had served him ...
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Hitting the ball better not harder

“Hitting the ball better, not harder”

Learn to “hit the ball better, not harder”; timeless advice from renowned coach John Jacobs. I’ve said it to many of my pupils over the years too. Yes, distance is an important component in playing ...
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