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The Valley Vanguard
After qualifying for the U.S. Open, Francis Ouimet squares up against Harry Vardon, his very own golf idol. With a 10-year-old boy for his caddie and the entire town behind him, Ouimet became the first amateur to win the U.S. Open and was a future golf ...
Statue of modern golf grip inventor comes up for auction at Bonhams in Los Angeles
Still the most prevalent grip used today, it is often credited to Harry Vardon who learned about it from the Scot. Laidlay was the British Amateur Champion in 1888 and 1891, winning more than 130 amateur medals during his career. He is nicknamed 'the ...
Hampshire Golf Juniors pick up 2016 awards
Bramshaw's Hampshire Junior Champion, Alex Talbot, who claimed the U18 trophy at a rain-soaked Test Valley last April, picked up the county's Harry Vardon U18 Player of the Year award – and still has one more year left in the junior ranks. The U16 ...
Hampshire Golf Juniors pick up 2016 awards | News | Farnham Herald
HAMPSHIRE'S juniors were presented with their 2016 awards at their first competitive get-together of the new season at Alresford GC (writes Andrew Griffin).