Category Archives: Gilanalysis

First Tournament Win

I’ve been playing recreational golf for more than 10 years. Started in 2004, first time swinging the club and now it’s a dozen years and I’ve gotten my game down to 12 at one point before ballooning up to 24 … Continue reading

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Sungai Long, Luckiest Day and Bad Caddies

Based on our previous experience with Sungai Long the conclusion was nice course, crap service. And there has been no changes since. But firstly – more optimistically – the game at Sungai Long recently will forever be rated as the … Continue reading

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Ernie Els is now a Hacker

How the mighty has fallen. Ernie Els used to be one of the best golfers in the universe, with a swing as sweet and soft as ours are horrible and unsightly. We used to crave for his swing, but end … Continue reading

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Hunting ground KRPM Hills

The last time I played at Rahman Putra Hills was probably 3 – 4 years ago. I think. We usually end up playing the ‘better’ course, the Lakes when we play Rahman. I managed to squeeze in a game with … Continue reading

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Welcome to the year of the Monkeys!

Gilagolf would like to take this time to wish all patient readers of this blog: Happy Chinese New Year and may your irons always be true and straight and your driver never stray from the path of righteousness. As you … Continue reading

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Summarising 2015

So 2015 has ended, and now 2016 is in but golf is going to be scarce. I suppose this is a good time as any to look back what has been achieved last year. First of, summary stats above. The … Continue reading

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Golf is truly a strange game — Again

A few posts back, I made a noise about how golf is so strange – that even hitting like 10 GIR, I can still manage to 3-putt 6 of these greens in regulation, and I threw away my putter – … Continue reading

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Birdie Run Ends

I didn’t want to jinx it so I didn’t mention it. But I was on a birdie run which ended last week. For 5 games, I had at least one birdie. My birdie run stood at six when my luck … Continue reading

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Playing in the 80s

For those figuring out why I am so obsessed with shooting in the 80s, is this: a) I’ve been playing golf since 2004. That means it’s 11 years and counting stuck in this darn game and still figuring out how … Continue reading

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Golf is a funny game

It is. A funny game, that is. When you play like crap nuts, you sometimes still win like an immortal. When you play like an immortal, you end up losing like crap nuts. Palm Garden had always been a good … Continue reading

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