Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Morri: Time to talk like Karrie

Several years ago during a discussion about a now long forgotten issue, the head of what was then the NSW Golf Association, David Allen, told me something which I have never forgotten. 6 Jul 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #21 - Karrie Webb

The Thing About Golf Podcast #21 - Karrie Webb

Karrie Webb is a self-confessed golf nerd but unlike the rest of us she also happens to be one of the best golfers in the history of the game. 1 Jul 2020
Morri: Golf without the extras

Morri: Golf without the extras

Have you ever had that experience where someone close to you is losing weight but because you see them every day you don’t notice until they’ve lost a substantial amount? 29 Jun 2020
Morri: Is Bryson's 'bash-for-cash' pro golf's future?

Morri: Is Bryson's 'bash-for-cash' pro golf's future?

Do we want golf to become another ‘bash’ game? The appeal of golf, to me at least, has always been that it isn’t a ‘bash’ game. 22 Jun 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #20 - Scott Hend

The Thing About Golf Podcast #20 - Scott Hend

Too much Trackman, not enough working the ball, Tiger to maybe get to 18 majors before the end of the year … Scott Hend has opinions and he’s not afraid to share them! 17 Jun 2020
Morri: Move on from microphones

Morri: Move on from microphones

For the life of me I can’t understand the ongoing push to have players or caddies wear microphones during tournaments. 15 Jun 2020
Morri: Outspoken Koepka good for golf

Morri: Outspoken Koepka good for golf

There are few things in life more humbling – or more important – than being wrong. 9 Jun 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #19 - Bryden Macpherson

The Thing About Golf Podcast #19 - Bryden Macpherson

Bryden Macpherson will be a name familiar to a few of you though it would be fair to say that even in golf circles he’s far from a high profile figure. 3 Jun 2020
Morri: Golf is the game’s greatest strength

Morri: Golf is the game’s greatest strength

The problem with almost all the solutions put forward to ’grow the game’ is that, quite simply, they’re NOT golf. 1 Jun 2020
Morri: Moore vs. Moore Park

Morri: Moore vs. Moore Park

It’s difficult to know how best to respond to Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore’s latest salvo in her ongoing campaign to halve the size of one of the country’s busiest golf courses. 25 May 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #18 - Tony Johnstone

The Thing About Golf Podcast #18 - Tony Johnstone

In his playing days, Tony Johnstone was as much renowned for his on-course temper as he was his brilliant short game. Today, he’s one of the most recognised voices in the commentary box. 20 May 2020
Morri: McIlroy’s Australian Open motivation

Morri: McIlroy’s Australian Open motivation

If we played the Australian Open on the Sandbelt every year, would the world’s best players flock to be a part of it? 18 May 2020
Morri: Reimagined schedule good on paper

Morri: Reimagined schedule good on paper

The announcement by the PGA of Australia this week that they will endeavour to ‘recapture golf’s golden years in this country’ with a ‘reimagined tournament schedule’ is a noble one. 11 May 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #17 - Mike Clayton

The Thing About Golf Podcast #17 - Mike Clayton

The seeds of Mike Clayton’s love affair with golf began as a six-year-old tagging along beside his father during a round at Victoria’s Point Lonsdale course. 6 May 2020
Morri: The Euro Tour needs a fan-free Ryder Cup

Morri: The Euro Tour needs a fan-free Ryder Cup

Professional golf without fans is nothing unusual. At almost every tournament on every Tour every week, the first few groups each day have little more than family and friends tagging along. If anybody at all. 4 May 2020
Morri: Benefits of golf’s enforced off season

Morri: Benefits of golf’s enforced off season

There’s long been a belief (this writer included) that professional golf does itself – and the game more broadly – no favours with its relentless, year-long schedule. 27 Apr 2020
The Thing About Golf Podcast #16 - Christina Kim & Duncan French

The Thing About Golf Podcast #16 - Christina Kim & Duncan French

Even casual golf fans will be familiar with the name Christina Kim, the former Solheim Cup player and three-time LPGA Tour winner. 22 Apr 2020
Morri: Remembering the incredible Dan Cullen

Morri: Remembering the incredible Dan Cullen

Golf is full of remarkable stories but to this day few can match the feat of Australia’s Dan Cullen, a lifelong club professional who qualified for The Open Championship in 1977 – at the age of 64. 20 Apr 2020
Morri: No golf reinforces Masters evolution

Morri: No golf reinforces Masters evolution

It’s difficult to know just what to make of the Masters. Every year reverence for the event seems to get more overblown yet somehow, most years, it delivers in terms of golf. 14 Apr 2020
Morri: What will golf look like when this war is over?

Morri: What will golf look like when this war is over?

As the corona virus and its effects continue and the new routines of day-to-day life settle in, it’s difficult not to start looking ahead and ponder what the future might look like. 6 Apr 2020
Morri: When was the last time you thought about your game?

Morri: When was the last time you thought about your game?

Time for some respite from the coronavirus, methinks. We all know how it is impacting life and golf, so there’s no need to be going over it here. 30 Mar 2020