Editor's Blog

Musings from the Editor at Women & Golf magazine.

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login
    Login Login form

T2C Update: Team Naga Has Work To Do!

  • Font size: Larger Smaller
  • Subscribe to this entry
  • Print

It's July and so over halfway through the year, which also means halfway towards the end of the challenge between Team Naga Munchetty and Team Sir Clive Woodward. To recap for those of you just reading this blog for the first time, T2C is a golf learning platform that both teams are using under the direction of Daniel Grieve, Head Professional at Woburn Golf Club, and the challenge is to see which team (six members in each) has the best percentage overall handicap reduction by the end of the year.

The season started late, but there are no excuses now for us not working on our games and playing  competitive golf.

We began with the basics - pre-shot routine, grip, set-up, posture, shaft angle, and then progressed to short game. This includes chip and run, soft landing shot, and as I'm writing this, my bunker video and images are outstanding for Dan to offer feedback. We'll then progress to long game. Here are a couple of videos:

Dan's feedback was: Soft landing very good. Chip and run, just don’t let the clubhead pass your hands quite as much (shorter follow through).

As Naga has reported in Women & Golf magazine, we're all trying to encourage each other, we've got our own Whatsapp group, but at the moment we're lagging behind Clive's team. Some of their handicaps have come down slightly, whereas ours have gone up. For me, there are definite signs of improvement, particularly with my short game, but like every shot, it still needs a lot of practice and this was highlighted last weekend when I played in the club championship at Batchworth Park.

I wanted to give up golf as my scores in the morning and afternoon were horrendous. Was it because I hadn't played a competitive round for a long time, or was it the blistering heat? No, I don't think I can blame anyone or anything else, I just made too many silly mistakes and my scores kept going up and up! In fact I need to send my bunker video to Dan asap as I took five shots to get out of one bunker!

Naga and I tried to console each other with a glass of Prosecco afterwards, as her scores were not what she was hoping for either- but we'll keep persevering - with all these thoughts running round our heads, we might need to go backwards before we go forwards again - well I hope that's the case!


in Women & Golf Editor's Blog Hits: 1004 0 Comments


  • No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment

Leave your comment

Guest Saturday, 04 April 2020
Powered by EasyBlog for Joomla!

newsletter icon

Sign-up to receive our
Women & Golf newsletter!


Ping Womens Fourball 2020

We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our site. Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalise your web experience.
By continuing to use our website without changing the settings, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.