Articles by Andy Waple

Andy is an experienced journalist who has reviewed golf resorts and courses in many parts of the world for more than 40 years. He has been a member of Hallamshire GC in Sheffield since his youth but can’t resist the urge to play other courses and compare their merits

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How To Get Prescription Glasses For Golf

Golfers tend to have an obsession with getting the right equipment to achieve their best score but often overlook a vital element - the quality of their vision. Andy Waple delves into the subject, providing a helpful guide on how to find glasses suitable for golf, and shares his review of a specific product that made a difference to him.

What Makes Mallorca a Top European Golf Destination

It has been over 80 years since the first course opened on the stunning Spanish island of Mallorca, and decades later this destination has truly blossomed into a golf offering to be reckoned with. Golfshake's Andy Waple explains why this beautiful part of the world should be considered a must visit.

Discover Golf in Tuscany

The spotlight will be on Italy during the Ryder Cup in 2022, but there is much to discover for golfers across the nation. Andy Waple describes the experience of sampling the delights of golf in Tuscany.

Huddersfield Golf Club Feature Review

Huddersfield Golf Club - often known as Fixby - has recently completed a project to improve the bunkering, taking the course back to its heyday when laid out by Herbert Fowler in the 1930s. Andy Waple took the chance to visit and shares his thoughts.

Lee Westwood Trophy Heads to Malton & Norton Following Birdie Finish for Hague

England Men’s Squad player David Hague won the Lee Westwood Trophy staged at Rotherham Golf Club in dramatic fashion with a superb birdie on the final hole pipping local hero Lewis Hollingworth into second place. Andy Waple reports on the prestigious event.

Golf on the Troia Peninsula

The Troia Peninsula in Portugal is home to a striking Robert Trent Jones Sr designed course and many other attractions, including fine dining, casinos, Roman Ruins and horse riding. Andy Waple takes a closer look at the region for us.

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