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Season Ends at St. Andrews

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The 2010 caddie golf season, for me, has ended. Always a wee bit sad knowing that it may be another 5 months before I get the opportunity to work on the famous links of the Old, New and Jubilee courses at St. Andrews.

Boynie and his golfer in discussion.
An excellent last couple of rounds finished off my season on the Old and New courses respectively with a James a good English golf club professional who had came over last year with seven members from his golf course near Munich, Germany, where he has been based for the last 17 years. He loved it so much last year that he brought three of his best mates over this autumn for their opportunity to enjoy St. Andrews.

James played pretty well over the two days scoring a 74 on a windy, but dry, Old Course and then a one under par 70 on a rain sodden New Course. Afterwards we spent a good couple of hours in the St. Andrews Golf Club discussing the round over a few beers and the odd whisky while looking over the 18th green of the Old Course. A …