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Highland Golf Tour - April 2019

Highland Golf April 2019

Caddie Golf Tours have just completed the following Highland golf tour for our Swedish golfers, arriving in April. Four nights with four classic rounds of links golf and a 5 seater SUV hire vehicle from Arnold Clark at Edinburgh Airport.
Day 1 - Arrive Edinburgh, transfer to Highlands              Golf Nairn GC  Day 2 - GolfBrora GC Day 3 - Golf Royal Dornoch GC Day 4 - Golf Castle Stuart Golf Links Day 5 - Depart Highlands and return to Edinburgh
Stay at luxury Sandown House in Nairn, based on 2 sharing subject to availability
Total per golfer£920
Please contact Caddie Golf Tours if you would be interested in taking advantage of this wonderful golf tour in the romantic Highlands of Scotland...Fore!

Old Course St Andrews Winter Golf

Golfers, may we wish you a Happy New Year and a hearty welcome to 2019...Fore!

Winter golf at St Andrews starts in November and runs through to the end of March. The legendary Old Course, New, Jubilee, Eden courses are all available to golf during this period with a few restrictions, daylight being the main one.

Some tee positions are moved and there are a number of bunkers being rebuilt, across all the courses, allowing the greenkeepers to work and bring them up to standard for the forthcoming golf season. The largest of the bunker projects Cockle Shell, pictured, which began in early November 2018 and will be completed by mid January.

The main restriction asked of the golfer when in St Andrews is the use of an astro-turf mat for all fairway shots. The mats are used to protect the fairway from damage during this cold period. I personally love using them because of the extension to the golf season through the winter, and not to belittle the good lie every time!

The Scottish weather t…