slow play

Opinion: Tortoises should have to watch the hare

Opinion: Tortoises should have to watch the hare

Those guilty of it often don’t even know they do it. The outraged often identify the wrong cause of the issue. And the ruling powers are yet to effectively combat it. The issue at hand is, of course, slow play. 31 Mar 2021
Opinion: Slow play not just an LPGA problem

Opinion: Slow play not just an LPGA problem

There was some great viewing for golf fans across the various Tours. But the weekend’s action also saw one of the game’s biggest issues rear its ugly head once again. 19 Aug 2020
The Huggan Interview: R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers

The Huggan Interview: R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers

The R&A chief sits down to talk about the biggest issues facing golf, from grass roots participation numbers to the distance debate, gender equality, slow play and the Home of Golf, St Andrews. 11 Mar 2020
PGA Tour says it will explore pace-of-play

PGA Tour says it will explore pace-of-play

The PGA Tour says it will look closer at its pace-of-play policy, which could lead to timing players who typically take a long time playing shots. 12 Aug 2019
DeChambeau hits back at online attacks over slow play

DeChambeau hits back at online attacks over slow play

An emotional Bryson DeChambeau has hit back at critics of his chronic slow play after copping a social media blasting that included being called a "single-minded twit". 11 Aug 2019
Slow Pokes: The solutions to slow play

Slow Pokes: The solutions to slow play

Pace of play is the one blight on the game that trickles down from the professional Tours to grass roots club golf. At the elite level, slow play is frustrating for all from players to fans. Here, the man at the coalface of administering pro golf in Australia offers some solutions. 16 Jul 2019
OGILVY: ‘Reward fast players, don’t punish the slow’

OGILVY: ‘Reward fast players, don’t punish the slow’

It’s a fact of golfing life that the subject of slow play is guaranteed to provoke a reaction in almost every player. 22 Mar 2017