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The Birdie Run Ends. So Does the Triple!

Well I guess we can’t have our cake and eat it. I finally played a round without the dreaded triple bogey. I also finally played a round this year without a birdie. Final score of 48-43, at The Glenmarie Gardens, … Continue reading

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The Call of Immigration

One of my best friend decided to pack and leave Malaysia. After close to 40 years in this country, bye-bye. It’s obviously with a mixed feeling to see him and his family leave. One – you wish him all the … Continue reading

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Farewell to the Greatest of All Time (GOAT)

Tiger is the GOAT. Just like Michael Jordan is for basketball. Just like Maradona is for football (sorry, Pele), just like Usain Bolt is for track and field, just like Federer is for tennis. And sad as it is, the … Continue reading

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Analysis on Game 3: Kota Permai

Back at Kota Permai and seemingly with a good strategy to improve from my previous 93. Or so I thought. We teed off the narrower back 9 first and I navigated well the first two holes teeing off with my … Continue reading

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Gilagolf Analysis 2017

I’ve decided to simplify my analysis of my golf game heading into 2017. Previously I’ve kept track of everything I do – from fairway hits to putts taken to sand saves and all that. At the end, what is the … Continue reading

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How to Enjoy your golf

I am a great believer that perfection is never achievable. Never in this life. Your job is never perfect. Your home is never perfect. Your kids are never perfect. And God forbid, your spouse is never perfect. You’d be stupid … Continue reading

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85 at Palm Garden

The up and down year continues. After posting a 93 in my first game in Kota Permai with 1 par, 1 birdie showing, I switched drivers and putters and promptly shot an 85 at Palm Garden. It had nothing to … Continue reading

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Gilagolf is back with Tiger Woods!

So now, 2017! I managed to get my first game into the year at Kota Permai and went on to score an amazing 93. Yes. There is sarcasm. I shot 47-46 and didn’t do any favours by struggling at my … Continue reading

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Happy New Year and We are BACK!

Happy New Year and Gilagolf is back! I know, haven’t been writing a lot lately – my motivations have sort of slowed down in terms of playing golf. Am I still playing? Oh Yes, but its cycling through the same … Continue reading

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Back to Basics – Bangi

After plying our golf in the upper market golf courses like Mines, Kota Permai, Palm Garden, Glenmarie and Tropicana, sprinkling in KGNS and Sungai Long; we decided to go back to our old haunt, Bangi Golf Resort. I have not … Continue reading

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