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The SDGC MINICAST

The SDGC MINICAST

By Scott Golfencurl
The SDGC MINICAST contains news and information about disabled golfers and curlers. Each episode has a variety of content from many of our 60+ games and competitions held each year, as well as interviews, comment and chat from our players. The SDGC MINICAST also has details on our free Lessons & Practice Programme, where some 4000 golf and curling lessons have been accessed by members, plus information on our Team International, The Phoenix Cup and British Open Championships. For more information, or to submit content, drop us an email at: thesdgc@gmail.com
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SDGC MINICAST 044
As we finally start our season off, episode 44 of the podcast has a section with some golf tips, which nobody wants to hear? Also, a chat with two of our low handicap Scottish players, one new and one not so, about a hole-in-one, Brechin, Greenburn, the Isle of Harris and our majors, like the Open and Phoenix Cup in September.
09:56
May 8, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 043
Episode 43 of the podcast sees us pay a visit to the States for a TV piece on the ParaGolfer and the Stand Up & Play Foundation, then its sad news, with a tribute to one of our members and charity Trustee Les McConachie from St andrews.
07:42
April 23, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 042
The latest MINICAST from the SDGC has a we report from the adaptive golfers in the States and a chat with the past Chair of our charity, about his golfing prowess, his travels and a few incidents he wanted to relate.  Oh yes, and there was a hole in one to mention and some bad luck along the way. 😉😉😉
12:21
April 9, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 041
Episode 41 of the MINICAST has contributions from golfers as far apart in the UK as possible, with Kenny M in Suffolk and another Kenny M on the Isle of Harris. Differing circumstances, differing disabilities, very different golf clubs, but the best thing in common . . . . . . the love of the game and a willingness to promote golfers with disabilities. .
17:21
March 30, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 040
Episode 40 with a new book being highlighted on adaptive golf in the States and a bunch of news and background information on the SDGC and the year ahead
12:24
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 039
Episode 39 sets off to the US of A with the one armed guys and their clinic, then we shoot over to Italy for a chat in the sunshie with another of our members.
13:12
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 038
Episode 38 has contributions from the North East of England and then about as far as we could go . . . . . to New Zealand for a wee clinic.
06:46
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 037
Episode 37 heads off around Europe for a chat with eight well established players, asking how they got into golf, developed their game after disability and what they imagine might happen in the future., 
14:40
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 036
Episode 36 has the final 36-holes of the SDGC Virtual Ordder of Merit broadcast on the MINICAST, with at least the top 30 players in with a chance of the top 10 prizes, plus a few surprises along the way with the movers and shakers from the 66 who teed off way back in November.
23:03
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 035
Episode 35 has lots of bits and pieces of information about the charity, as well as the penultimate double round of gowf for the VOOM and things are very tight at the top of the tables after more Birdies, Eagles and Hole In Ones.
21:17
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 034
Episode 34 of the MINICAST has the latest rounds from Kinross for the second VOOM Championships and yet more changes on the leader board, but more significantly . . . . . . . have you ever had one of those days when absolutely nothing goes right?  This was Janet's nightmore!!
24:52
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 033
Episode 33 of the SDGC MINICAST has comment on golfers with disabilities or adaptive players if you will from one of our members in the States, plus the special round at new Dumbarnie Links in Fife. 
22:14
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 032
Episode 32 of the MINICAST with some of the Bezzy Bits and memories from the last year, some frightening and some not so?
12:38
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 031
Episode 31 of the SDGC MINICASST is immersed in the double round draw of the Virtual Order of Merit Championship Tables, with all 66 players teeing off for the 36-holes in one day.  The top ten on the leader board has changed several times and there has been several bonus point grabs from hole in ones, but could there be a new leader after today?
20:05
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 030
Episode 30 has a double round, 36-hole event for the SDGC Virtual Order of Merit, (VOOM-2) Championship, with the 66 players making their half way move on the title race.  Flask and sandwiches was the order of the day and a small hip flask advisable for a wee chill?
18:11
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 029
SDGC MINICAST 029 at Kingussie Golf Course for the latest VOOMERS visit and a special thank you.  
14:33
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 028
Episode 28 has the second round of the VOOM from the Crail Golfing Society and another batch of mesages and chat.  Members can submit comment or queries to thesdgc@gmail.com 
15:55
March 26, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 027
Episode 27 is the first of a double episode with messages to the membership and the first round 18 holes to be played at Crail Golfing Society for VOOM-2
14:43
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 026
Episode 26 of the MINICAST tells the story from Afghan to Cyprus to Birmingham and taking up golf for the disabled + the latet round of the Virtual Order of Merit.
22:43
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 025
Episode 25 sees rounds 2&3 of the VOOM and yet more changes at the top of the table, plus the first chance to vote for the SDGC in the Paralympics GB and Parasport Club of the Month Awards.
40:33
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 024
Episode 24 of the MINICAST has the second draw for the SDGC VOOM 2 Tables and there are some early shifters up and down the table, plus we have a quick chat with Terry Kirby from Yorkshire on pressure on golf buggies.
18:60
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 023
Episode 23 has the first round of the second Virtual Order of Merit, VOOM tables broadcast.  
21:59
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 022
Episode 22 has the second lockdown Virtual Order of Merit Championship for the year, with some 66 players from 5 countries defying restrictions to play some 20 golf courses around Scotland.  Also in the podcast is Chris from the USA, on how he came to disabled golf.
05:41
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 021
Episode 21 has a tribute to Sir Sean Connery, who was involved with disabled golf for over 20 years.  A chat with the new Scottish Order of Merit Champ and with one of our members at a wee clinic.
12:45
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 020
Episode 20 has some email and text queries answered and a quick chat with "Jones The Steam" from Wales after his wee vintage win at the Open, plus Jason of the Argonauts from the States.
09:44
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 019
Episode 19 of the MINICAST has a chat with the winner of the East of Scotland Classic and a trip to Sweden to take in a disabled clinic with one of Europe's top Pro's. 
11:46
March 25, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 018
Episode 18 has comment and chat from Jim Hopes of Dumbartonshire and Manuel De Los Santos from France via the Dominican Republic and there are some funny and not so funny FAQ that we have received into the SDGC Office.
12:58
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 017
Episode 17 of the MINICAST has a number of interviews and comments from some of the international disabled golfers taking part in the 25th & 26th Phoenix Cup, that ook place over the Gleneagles, Carnoustie, Panmure, Blairgowrie and Trump Golf Courses.  
09:18
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 016
The Open Champions of 2020 discuss their victory at Strathmore in Alyth and give special mention to the lack of rain over the 3 days of the competition.  Chats with overall Champion Willie Iness, Andy Gardner, and Paul Higgins.
13:05
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 015
Episode 15 of the MINICAST has chats with a new member Colin, who won at Elmwood, plus an interview about the charity with the Secretary.
15:43
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 014
Episode 14 pops across to the States to speak to a one-armed Lady Golfer hoping to trave to Scotland and then to Paisley in Scotland for a new members victory and the military angle.
06:59
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 013
In Episode 13 of the MINICAST, we have a chat with a right bunch of reprobates at the golf and the curling 😙
06:33
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 012
Episode 12 has Ellie Perks getting ready for the Phoenix and Paul Higgins, the winner of the Central Scotland Classic at Greenburh, letting us know about his tactics and tips on winning. 
07:31
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 011
Episode 11 of the MINICAST with members from Dumbartonshire, Jim Hamill and Englandshire, Dave Standing with chat about the Isle of Harris Golf Club and something about it being a bit windy on the Atlantic Ocean?
06:09
March 24, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 010
Episode X with a classic commentry from Peter Alliss and two Scots discussing a couple of holes in one and a visit to Muirfield 🤣
03:29
March 23, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 009
Episode 9 sees Brad Schubert and Dan Aldrich from the US, chatting about the Phoenix Cup and their lack of hole-in-one's and there is a wee visit down under to Oz 
05:52
March 23, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 008
Episode 8 discovers how to execute the perfect 'shank' and there are chats with young Kris Adams of Glasgow and past Chair Peter Osborne of Lancashire. 😉
05:00
March 23, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 007
Episode 7 of the MINICAST chats with Jonny Jones of Newcastle about the Phoenix Cup, both in Scotland and across in the States where he had an opportunity not to be missed at Wolf Creek no less, thanks to a certain Joe Heinz 😙 
05:47
March 23, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 006
Episode 6 of the MINICAST with contributions from Deek Milne of Fife, Kevin Cassidy from Northern Ireland and a Mystery Guest
05:20
March 23, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 005
Episode 5 of the MINICAST with contributions from Adam Storrie of Scotland, Peter Osborne from England and Carol Brill from Ireland.  A right mixed up bunch of nonsense . . . . oh and 11 hole in ones!!  😙😙 
04:25
March 22, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 004
Travelling from Kirkcaldy in Fife over the sea to arran for another couple of chats with long-term members about gowf and buying a round of drinks . . . . .  or maybe not? 😉 
04:08
March 22, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 003
Episode 3 of the MINICAST has stuff about another couple of members.  Messrs Hansen and Inness talk about their golf and curling over the years, oh yes, and a wee hole-in-one 😂.
03:44
March 22, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 002
The second episode of the SDGC MINICAST from the Scottish Disability Golf & Curling Charity, with Jim Hopes and Jim Hamill chatting about their golf, a hole-in-one and how much they enjoy the game and the banter.  Check out our Facebook Scott Golfencurl https://www.facebook.com/scottish.disabilitygc.7 Our website is at https://www.scottishdgc.org.uk/Index.asp?MainID=26189 or you can email us at thesdgc@gmail.com
05:20
March 21, 2021
SDGC MINICAST 001
The first episode of the SDGC MINICAST from the Scottish Disability Golf & Curling Charity, with contribution and chat, by two of our members from Bolton, Paul Daley and the Isle of Arran's, John Pennycott, about a hole-in-one and how they play the game. Check out our Facebook Scott Golfencurl https://www.facebook.com/scottish.disabilitygc.7 Our website is at https://www.scottishdgc.org.uk/Index.asp?MainID=26189 or you can email us at thesdgc@gmail.com 
03:04
March 21, 2021