Arctic Monkeys…

One of my minor indulgences is to try and play different courses.  Playing the same course every time, can be a bit kumon-esque.  However, good courses in Surrey are expensive.  So what could be a better way to enjoy them, but play them during the winter on winter rates!!!

So thats what we did, instead of playing any of the usual suspects, Rakash and I stumped up some extra dough and played at West Byfleet Golf Club. WBGC is a member GC, but allows some pay and play.  With winter rates at 50% off, there was no need to rethink. There was a lot of overnight frost, and the 12th hole was closed for irrigation work.  So we ended up playing 17 holes. Continue reading

Making merry at Merrist Wood

Last day of the xmas and NY break, Rakash and I went out for an 18 hole game at Merrist Wood GC in Worplesdon. Mild temperatures to start with turned out to be a beautiful day in the end. It was our first time at Merrist, so trying to find our way around was always going to be a challenge. Continue reading