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Friday, May 14, 2021

After some very quiet days over the past few weeks, the Met was rocking on Women’s Day – every single tee time time taken….. great to see!

Patricia de Lille also graced the fairways with Sally Little which was nice to see. With the water-crisis now a daily debate, our Club’s relationship with the City of Cape Town is more important than ever – we hope the Mayor had a good day out!

The PGA Championship kicked off last night
, and I always try to watch the different players and see what parts of their game/swing we can learn from.

Hideki Matsuyama is a major champion in waiting. He is only 25 years old and seems to be in contention every week. After shooting 61 in the last round at Firestone, I’m sure his confidence is sky-high, but can he keep the momentum going?

One of the interesting things he does in his swing is pause at the top, especially with the driver. This is a great drill to do to ensure that you complete your backswing. So many of us are starting the downswing before we’ve even completed our turn going back.

Watch Matsuyama this weekend and try pausing at the top of your backswing when you’re warming up in the nets or taking a practice swing. If you feel like you’re getting a bit quick on the course, take a few practice swings just like Hideki – it will slow everything down.

Get in touch and let me help you improve your game.

Results For The Week: 31 July – 06 August 2017

Monday - Monday School
4 Ball Alliance
2 Score To Count Neville Walker, Ron Batchelor,
Roger Thomas 94

Tuesday -
Ladies Competition 

No Competition

Wednesday - Social Competition

No Competition Rained Out

Thursday - Members Competition
4 Ball Alliance 
2X Scores To Count Eve Starke, Ron Batchelor,
Rob Van Sittert, Doc De Villiers 92 C/I
  Saturday (AM) - Members Competition
Single Medal / Concurrent Stableford

A Div 1st – Duran Nel
B Div 1st – Ian Haricombe
C Div 1st – Emil Krugman 68

Saturday (PM) - Members Competition
Single Medal / Concurrent Stableford

A Div 1st – Andrew Norman 68
B Div 1st – Hilton Stern 60
C Div 1st – Mervyn Shabason 68

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