Dave Tindall recalls getting to play this week's Open venue, Royal Birkdale, and being rewarded with one of his greatest golfing memories.
It was inevitable that the pre-US Open scaremongering would begin soon.
One of the best things about a golfing break in the Algarve is how much you can pack in, as Golf365 contributor Dave Tindall discovered recently.
With the Players Championship taking centre stage this week, Dave Tindall tried his luck on Sawgrass' famous 17th. Well, sort of.