Scotland is once again showcased as the must visit golf destination with no fewer than thirteen Scottish golf courses featured in the 2014-2015 world rankings from Top 100 Golf Courses. This leading source featuring Top 100 Golf Courses with rankings from individual countries including a forthcoming Scotland list together with more general destinations such as Continental-Europe.
Episode 5 breaks down these rankings with familiar emphasis on Scotland with the Director of Top 100 Golf Courses, Andy Newmarch as he reveals how no matter where the next great new course appears, in any corner of the world Scotland still remains the place to visit for any avid golfing traveller. The warm welcome and open door philosophy is in Andy’s opinion a key fundamental to Scotland’s golfing legacy.
Top 100 Golf courses placed Scottish golf courses in their respective position within a world ranking featuring a huge proportion of golf courses unattainable to the average travelling golfer. Luckily in Scotland we have a density of superb golf courses in small proximity, with an open door to all visiting golfer.
This new feature of the podcast looks at past Scottish golf experiences made by visiting golfers to help you take your Scottish golf trip to the next level!
Favourite Scottish golf course/accommodation – Royal Dornoch / Glenagles Hotel Resort
Favourite shot in Scotland – Old Course, St Andrews tee-shots #1/#18 & Turnberry Ailsa #9 Tee-shot
Equipment essential – Scotch Whiskey & World Top 100 rankings list!
Biggest misconception – Scottish links golf only – Inland courses are great!
Parting piece of advice – Be prepared for it all!
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