Q School Blog: Day one, Spain

Q School Second Stage began on Fireworks Night and a few players did manage to go off like rockets, but there were also a fair share of damp squibs

Office Blog: The new Bond

With the launch of a new Bond film and the finale of the European Tour this week our writer takes a look at which Order of Merit contender would make…

The Castello Masters offered the final opportunity for players to secure their European Tour card for next year without the need for Q School.

For the regular golf punters, the tournament this week is simply called the Castello Masters; for a handful of professional golfers, however, it's the Last-Chance-To-Avoid-Q-Schoool Tournament

Graeme McDowell: Good vibrations

The vibe you get from a course can be key to how you approach a tournament as Northern Ireland's Ryder Cupper explains ahead of his 'mini season'

Graeme McDowell: A satisfying summer

The Irishman reflects on an excellent spell in which a series of strong showings and a fourth tour title have carried him to the very brink of a Ryder Cup…

The last day of Q School’s opening tournaments corresponded with the first day of the Ryder Cup, so it’s worth wondering if these two golfing nerve-janglers are connected…

Yesterday was the opening ceremony of the Ryder Cup in Kentucky, but you’d never have known it at the First Stage Q School tournament

One of the Q School’s good ol’ boys and one of its newest stars were making the headlines yesterday after the second round of First Stage Q School…

A confident Chris Wood took a huge step towards securing his future as a professional tournament golfer on Friday (12 Sept) after a 7 under par 65 in his opening…

The 2008 European Q School tournament began yesterday (9 September) with three First Stage tournaments, but it was a slow start up in Scotland.

Welcome to the first of our regular live blogs from the 2008 Q School, author and journalist Ross Biddiscombe will be taking you all the way through to San Roque…

Graeme McDowell: The pluck of the Irish

Irish golfers are doing well at the moment, which pleases this very proud Ulsterman. However, golf has not been the only sport on his mind recently...

Graeme McDowell: A great State of mind

After victory in Korea I headed back to the USA for a WGC event, the unique Tavistock Cup and a long rest at Lake Nona. Now I’m itching to get…