Category Archives: Gilalogy

Third Time Lucky

Happy Chinese New Year! We had a game this week, my third game of the year. The first two games were completely off…the first game in KGNS was a 100+ while the second in tropicana yielded an almost bogey free … Continue reading

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Tropicana – great course, horrendous caddies

Tropicana has always been a favourite haunt of ours. The advantages of the proximity to all our homes, the great fairways there, good greens and overall mixture of challenging holes and holes we can attack – and over 27 holes, … Continue reading

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2018 begins…with Failure!

Like every year, 2018 starts with all the best intentions. Lose weight. Don’t swear. Exercise More. Spend more time with kids. Sleep earlier. Don’t overwork or overeat. Play good golf. And like all good intentions, everything is shot to hell … Continue reading

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So yet another year ends – What brings 2018?

It used to be that once almost weekly I would have updated this blog, but not anymore. I would like to give the thousands of excuses like taking care of my two kids from getting killed by a thousand things … Continue reading

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Renewing Maid Permit – Part 2

For a golf blog, strangely one of the higher hits article is one I wrote in November last year for renewal of maid permit in Malaysia: http://gilagolf.net/gilalogy/renewing-maid-permit-in-malaysia/ Hence, it’s proven at the utmost ineptitude of our public services that so … Continue reading

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The Absence of Inspiration

Yes, I admit this blog has not been updated for the longest time. And the few readers coming back has wondered if gilagolf has indeed a) Given up golf b) Died Well, neither is correct. You could say, for a), … Continue reading

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Finally, A Birdie in Tropicana!

I managed to cram in a few games in KGPA, Tropicana and Palm Garden but eversince my birdie run ended, I’ve gone back to playing golf like a blind wombat high on meth. My game at KGPA was a train … Continue reading

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And the stupidest pest company goes to: RENTOKIL

Here’s a formal review I wrote to bloody Rentokil Been a customer for more than 3 years. Every year they will miss out their scheduled visits. In 2016 they missed 2 out of 6 (generally, they will call you and … Continue reading

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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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