Old Course at St Andrews – How To Get A Tee Time

by Gordon DalgleishJuly 23, 2012

Gordon Dalgleish tees off 18 at the Old Course, St Andrews

Gordon Dalgleish, Co-Founding Director of PerryGolf, tees off hole 18 at the Old Course, St Andrews. Photography by Kevin Kirk - Recounter - #PerryGolfRecounter

The direct application process has officially started this morning for play on the Old Course during the 2015 season. It runs thru September 15 with a ballot system being utilized for selecting applicants at the end of that period. One update from prior years is that whereas in the month of August, a limited number of tee times were made available for direct applications. For 2015 due to the pressure of hosting the Open in July and resulting needs on the Old Course, there shall be no advance direct application tee times awarded in August.

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8 Tips for Planning the Perfect Golf Vacation

by Gordon DalgleishAugust 7, 2014

PerryGolf ClientsSo where do you start? For years you have discussed an overseas golf trip with the “guys” and/or other golfing couples. Everyone has an opinion and until now most of the proposed participants had an excuse why they could not go! Amazingly, everyone seems to be agreeing to a trip next summer, even penciling in dates in June when no one has a conflict. Softball season is finished, the kids are in camp, the in-laws always come the week before the 4th of July…we have heard all the excuses.
So what happens next…

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Golf Gear Giveaway 2014 – ENTER TO WIN!

by Harrison GouldAugust 20, 2014

Golf Gear Giveaway 2014 - Points Miles & Martinis - PerryGolf.com

Welcome to the Golf Gear Giveaway 2014! Points, Miles and Martinis has written an insightful article reflecting on a past Scotland Golf Trip with a Golf Booking Service. In the article you’ll learn about:

  • Pros and Cons of using a booking service, aka golf tour operator
  • Do’s and Don’ts when planning your golf vacation
  • Sample Itinerary suggestions for a Scottish Golf Vacation

AND you can enter in < 1 minute the #GolfTravelGiveaway / #GolfGiveaway2014 for your chance to


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Golf, Whisky and Amazing Views: The Machrie Golf Links

by Harrison GouldAugust 14, 2014

The Machrie Golf Links - #TBT

The Machrie takes its name from the Gaelic word machair, which means the links. Set in the dunes of Islay, and designed in 1891 by Willie Campbell, it is the traditional Scottish links.

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7 Reasons Attending The British Open Is On Your Bucket List

by Gordon DalgleishJuly 16, 2014

Top 7 Reasons Attending The British Open Should Be On Your Bucket-List
Golfers have varying degrees of desire to attend and spectate professional golf events. Given the significant amount of effort and planning required to attend any of the Majors, I can certainly empathize with those who feel the process to be a bit overwhelming at times. I would, however, suggest that if you had just one Major to attend, it should be the Open Championship…for a variety of reasons;

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