The Open at Royal Birkdale: Back 9 Hole-by-Hole

In our earlier blog, we looked at how we at Hole19 HQ would take on the might of the front-9 at Royal Birkdale. The shots we would play, the risks we would (or in a lot of cases, wouldn't) take. Now for the back-9... Hole 10 A relatively short par…

Peter Finch vs Andy Carter AND BIRKDALE!

This week, as we warm up for the British Open, our favourite YouTuber and coach finds himself out on a wet and windy Birkdale... Here's a slightly drier head-to-head against Andy Carter: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Looking for more matches up fun? Check out Pete taking on Rick…

Putting Drills: Sink More Short Putts

Nothing adds pressure to a putt quite like knowing you should make it. No putt is a sure thing, but there are some putts that you know deep down you should have no trouble with. These are the pressure putts that can (and do) unravel so many rounds. Here are…

Craig Salter: Practice Games - Worst Ball

Sometimes, it can be all too easy to get bored of practice... We've been trying out new ways to keep us interested and entertained as we put in the hours to improve our game - Mixing up the challenges and making a game out of it has certainly been helping…

The Open at Royal Birkdale: Front 9 Hole-by-Hole

We've used the Hole19 Premium Maps feature to give us a birds-eye view of exactly what the pros will be facing this week at Royal Birkdale. Then, we've imagined that we're out the course, playing alongside the greats and thought about just how we would tackle each hole (realising we'd…

Countdown to The Open: Players to Watch & Tee Times

Only a few days to go now before the 146th Open Championship gets under way at Royal Birkdale in Southport, Merseyside. For a major championship steeped in history and real tradition, there could not have been a more fitting display of golf at last year’s event, as the great…