This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Keith Pelley, chief executive of the European Tour for a wide-ranging discussion about the future of golf in Europe and beyond. We talk Ryder Cup, closer relations with the PGA Tour, "no thanks" to the Premier Golf League and the bouncing back from the financial tsunami of COVID-19.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Darren Clarke, 2011 Open Champion and one of the greatest ball-strikers of the modern era. We talk Ryder Cup, major championships and the pursuit of perfection.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by world no1 Rory McIlroy for a wide-ranging discussion - Seminole, golf course architecture, the balance between power and artistry, golf development, his amateur career, the pros, and his interests and views on the world beyond golf.
This week John Huggan and Lawrence Donegan are joined by Golf Channel analyst Jaime Diaz, considered by most of peers in the media tent to be the best golf writer of his generation. We talked to him about golf in these turbulent times - the sport's imminent return, and its future. But we start in happier, more innocent times, with Jaime's recollections of playing golf with the 14-year-old Tiger Woods.
In a special news podcast, Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan speak to James Corrigan of the Telegraph about the prospects for the Ryder Cup and the financial landscape facing the European Tour. (Spoiler; it ain't good).
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Pete Cowen, considered by most of the savvy people around the upper echelons of professional golf to be the best swing coach in world. Pete doesn't chase publicity or attention so it was an absolute privilege to spend an hour talking to him about his career and ideas about coaching.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Curtis Strange for a wide-ranging discussion about his life in golf - his US Open victories, the Ryder cup, his love of the Old Course, his development as a player, Seve and the other members of the "Big Five". A captivating guest. Thx Curtis.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Lee Westwood, winner of 44 professional tournaments around the world. We discuss Lee's story - a late starter in junior golf who became the world's number one player.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Padraig Harrington. We discuss his social media coaching career, his majors, the golf coaches he has worked with - Torrance, Cowen, Gankas, his Ryder Cup captaincy and how he sees his career post-Ryder Cup.
This week John Huggan and Lawrence Donegan are joined by Geoff Ogilvy. Amongst other things we discuss Geoff's move home to Australia and how it has made him a better golfer, the "art of scoring", and how much he enjoyed vice-captaincy enjoyed the Presidents Cup. Plus much more.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by legendary agent Chubby Chandler to discuss golf in a Coronavirus world - how will the pandemic impact the game and what does he see for the future.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined Meg MacLaren, professional golfer and five-star writer/blogger, to discuss her life on tour. We also talk about Bay Hill, The Players and Saudi sportswashing. NOTE: we lost the last 30 seconds of the recording. Hopefully, that won't spoil your enjoyment of the podcast. thanks.
The week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Mark Cannizzaro to discuss Paul Azinger, the Honda "Classic", gambling in golf, and the preponderance of mediocre golf courses on the PGA Tour's Flordia swing..
A busy week in golf deserves a bumper podcast. Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan discuss everything from the BBC's relationship with golf to the proposed. We discuss the PR effort on behalf of Saudi Arabia, Rory at Torrey Pines and Course set-up in Dubai. And more.
We're back! Lawrence Donegan catches up with John Huggan in Dubai to discuss the European Tour's desert swing, the proposed world tour for golf, knee-high rough and Tiger's first tournament start of 2020 in San Diego.
Here's to 2020. To mark the beginning of the year (if not the golf calendar) Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by the great Mark Cannizzaro of the New York Post to look ahead to the majors and more. Be warned: the chat goes long and deep!
This week Lawrence Donegan is joined by the most controversial man in golf, John 'The Fossil' Huggan, and Mike Clayton to discuss Royal Melbourne, and the President's Cup, plus the enablers who have set Patrick Reed free to do whatever, dude.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by the great Mike Clayton to discuss events in the world of golf. Aussie Open, Patrick Reed, Presidents Cup, Royal Melbourne. Plenty to talk about!
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This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan discuss Phil Mickelson's response to criticism over his announced participation in a golf tournament in Saudi Arabia. The chaps also chat about why Rory McIlroy > Jon Rahm, the Australian Open, and next week's Presidents Cup.
A brad new episode of Moaning Drive with John Huggan and Lawrence Donegan. Special guest Denis Push discusses his work with Francesco Molinari and his life on Twitter, and joins in on our regular discussion of the week's events in golf. One of the smartest guys in the game. Denis, that is. Not Huggan or Donegan.
Bumper show this week as regulars John Huggan and Lawrence Donegan offer their Moaning Drive 'hot takes' on the Skins game, Nicolas Colsaerts' win in France, the brilliance of Justin Thomas and the uselessness of golf's drugs testing policies.
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This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan discuss the European Tour's announcement of a new tournament, the Scandinavian Mixed, in which men and women will compete head to head. Brilliant idea. We also discuss the Italian Open on the ET, Ryder Cup venues and the two things you say to yourself after every shot.
This week Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan are joined by Mike Clayton to discuss Jon Rahm's win in Spain, Kevin Na and the use of stats in golf. Plus, a bonus 10 minutes on the coming era of bifurcation.
The band is back together! In the first of their new weekly episodes on the wide world of golf, Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan discuss the BMW Championship and Sanderson Farms whatever. Plus, a quick look ahead to the Dunhill at St Andrews later this week.
This week Lawrence Donegan is joined by Adam Heieck, chief executive officer of Youth on Course, a California-based organisation that is bringing low-cost golf to ten of thousands of kids in the US and, just recently, Canada.
Lawrence Donegan talks to Dan Davies about the Royal North Devon and the environmental challenges faces by one of England's most historic courses. Bonus content - golf in the South-West of England is seriously great!
In the latest edition of the podcast, McKellar co-founder and co-editor Thomas Dunne talks to writer and broadcaster Derek Duncan, who for issue #2 of McKellar has written a profile of the great Dave Axland. Enjoy!
The band is back together! Old muckers Lawrence Donegan and John Huggan get back together to discuss the golfing scene. They are joined by the mighty Mark Cannizzaro of the New York Post, who talks about the lonely world of a modern golf correspondent.
Issue 2 is upon us! McKellar co-founders Lawrence Donegan and Thomas Dunne discuss what's coming up in issue 2 of the world's leading literary golf journal.
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Lawrence Donegan is joined by McKellar co-founder Tom Dunne to discuss his Issue 1 cover story piece about Sheep Farm golf course, an already legendary (and mysterious) lay-out to the north of Bandon Dunes in Oregon.
A brand new podcast from the publishers of McKellar, the journal of quality golf writing. This week our host Lawrence Donegan speaks to writer Mike Croley about Shell's Wonderful World of Golf. Mike binge-watched episodes of the show on YouTube in prepar
This week our host Lawrence Donegan is joined by the mighty Mark Cannizzaro to preview the PGA Championship at Bellerive. The chaps discuss the course, the contenders and a lot else besides. Fifty minutes of unadulterated golf chat.
This week our host Lawrence Donegan is joined by McKellar contributor Anthony Pioppi to discuss "The Tillinghast Papers', his investigation into one of the great golf artifact "hoaxes" in issue 1 of McKellar golf journal.
The 2018 Open Championship reviewed. Our host Lawrence Donegan is joined by the great Mike Clayton to take a look back at this year's Open at Carnoustie and ask the question - do major championships get any better than this. One hour of glorious golf chat
It's Open Championship week!! McKellar co-founder Lawrence Donegan is joined by the great Mark Cannizzaro of the New York Post to discuss what lies ahead at Carnoustie and a whole lot else besides. Forty-five minutes of top golf chat.
The official podcast of McKellar, the world's smartest golf journal. In episode 1, our host Lawrence Donegan is joined by Lorne Rubenstein to discuss George Knudson, the legendary Canadian golfer profiled by Lorne in Issue 1 of McKellar.