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DesWalker2 posted to the Does Anybody Know? board. 10:37

Amazon or eBay ?

Hi All,

The same brand new item is available for sale by the same company seller at the same price (incl postage) on both the UK Amazon and eBay sites. Is there any advantage to buying via one or the other ? I'm wondering about the dispute [more]

Thu Jan 22

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 19:46

Re: Handicap moan

I'm not sure why you feel the need to take it further. They made a right botch of it, have implicitly acknowledged this to be the case and have given you a handicap you regard as fair. Stuff like this happens all the time at different clubs and in [more]

Sun Jan 18

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 16:56

Re: Tour Cheats

Perhaps you saw the recent LPGA tour event in Canada where one of the leaders consistently used "creative marking" to avoid spike marks and straighten lines. When she was questioned at the end of the round she objected so strongly that she [more]

Thu Jan 15

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 19:51

Re: Handicap moan

That is ridiculous. Tell them they have ruined your enjoyment of club golf by requiring you to enter seventy or more competitions to get seventy point one's back in order to get to a reasonable handicap of 20 say !! That's 2 or 3 years of golf where [more]

Mon Jan 12

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 14:16

Re: Driver Fitting

I thought I'd quickly add to this thread by providing a great slow motion video of Rory practicing his driving. It's only a few days old and from his Facebook page so enjoy ...

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Sun Jan 11

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DesWalker2 replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 16:16

Re: Je suis Charlie march

Does Anybody Know why Friday's terrorist atrocity in Nigeria has not received the same news coverage ?

Wed Jan 7

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 13:58

Re: Driver Fitting

Many thanks for all your thoughts.

MC talks so much sense and has such a similar swing to me that if I were only that far from him I would strongly consider booking some time and putting to bed my uncertainties once and for all. I've seen [more]

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 11:57

Re: Driver Fitting

Hi Simon,

Isn't Mark Crossfield everyone's favourite online Pro :o)

I've watched countless videos of his but of the four you link to I have only seen the last one before. But all are spot on as you would expect.

Firstly [more]

Tue Jan 6

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 14:17

Re: Driver Fitting

Thanks again guys.

The comment about weight in the right rear pocket and turning more is a key issue and when warm and supple I can do this and easily hit the ball the extra 10 yards I crave. But if I want very consistent contact and [more]

Mon Jan 5

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 20:37

Re: Driver Fitting

Thanks guys,

Comments about the shorter Driver shaft and the problem of a loss of flexibility and strength at age 44 leading a maxed out swing speed are all spot on. I imagine that some body conditioning would help a bit but I'm a weekend [more]

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DesWalker2 posted to the Golf Nuts board. 15:43

Driver Fitting

Hi All,

I'm a pretty decent golfer. Currently off 6 but might be a little bit better than that. But I have one problem that I feel prevents me from getting a fair bit lower. Length with the Driver.

Some background ... I'm plenty [more]

Wed Dec 31

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DesWalker2 replied to the Golf Nuts board. 21:09

Re: Feeling chipper?

I once watched Tiger and Matt Kuchar practice chipping before a round of The Open. It was bizarre. The ball flight of five yard chip looked totally different anything I'd seen before and I've played with some very good players. The best players [more]

Tue Dec 9

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DesWalker2 replied to the Holiday Ideas & Advice board. 16:35

Re: Somewhere Nice in Canaries?

Thanks Doug.

Unfortunately you really picked the lousiest time to visit. We weren't here for the bad weather but many have said that it truly was exceptional for a couple of weeks and pretty poor for most of November. Luckily for us it has [more]

Fri Nov 21

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DesWalker2 replied to the Holiday Ideas & Advice board. 12:03

Re: Somewhere Nice in Canaries?

Hi Doug,

Friends of ours have stayed in that hotel and it is very nice indeed. The walk into town isn't far and is largely along the beach.

Corrie is where I do my shopping and banking when I'm over there and it has a great [more]

Mon Nov 17

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DesWalker2 replied to the Holiday Ideas & Advice board. 14:47

Re: Somewhere Nice in Canaries?

Madeira is beautiful in the spring but doesn't have any beaches beyond the spectacular one on Porto Santo. Not a great winter destination though.

I'm biased but I love Fuerteventura and spend quite a lot of time in El Cotillo so if you [more]

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