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Alistair Tait
Senior Writer

Hometown: Alexandria, Scotland Career highlights: Graduated from the University of Guelph with a Masters degree in English after completing his BA at the University of Waterloo. Previously worked for Today’s Golfer and Golf Monthly magazines in the UK. Has written for every major British newspaper, including The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Times, The Independent and The Observer. Has worked at Golfweek since 1994 covering the European Tour and British amateur golf. Has passed the R&A Rules exam. Has penned six books on golf, including a collection of short stories entitled Broken Fairways. Belongs to a unique golf club that plays 72 holes in one day every April, walking and carrying their clubs. A member of Woburn Golf Club where he mostly plays with his dog Izzy. Oh, and Tait would rather walk than ride in a cart any day.

Recent Stories by Alistair Tait
June 20 - 12:59
Langasque shows shades of Dubuisson in British Amateur win

June 19 - 1:53
Langasque, Forrest reach final at British Amateur

June 18 - 2:34
Match-play quarterfinals set for British Amateur Championship

June 17 - 2:42
Stanford's David Boote puts on a show at Carnoustie

June 16 - 4:39
Niebrugge among match-play qualifiers at British Amateur

June 14 - 3:01
Tait: Will the British Amateur produce a worthy winner?

June 08 - 12:28
Unfortunate overlap: Palmer Cup dilutes Amateur Championship field

May 31 - 1:45
Kjeldsen breaks winless streak with Irish Open title

May 25 - 3:55
Harrington, Uihlein fail to qualify for U.S. Open; Levy medals at England sectional

May 24 - 1:18
Byeong-hun An breaks through with BMW PGA Championship win

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