Neil Tappin

Neil Tappin

Neil has been at Golf Monthly for over a decade originally as Staff Writer and onto Deputy Editor. He has worked on the instruction pages of the magazine and site with Golf Monthly’s group of Top 25 Coaches and, over theb years, has interviewed many of the game’s leading professionals. Whilst he manages the features section of the magazine, Neil is currently the Digital Editor and is responsible for producing video and online content aimed at golfers of all abilities. His claim to fame is a round of golf at Augusta National – although he only played 16 holes… Long story!

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5 Biggest Short Game Mistakes

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why do i pull iron shots

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