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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
Nov. 26 - 3:54
Tait: R&A active on slow play issue, now it must follow through

Nov. 22 - 4:22
Tait: Young talent looks ready to take over in Europe

Nov. 19 - 12:32
American Daniel Im shares European Tour Q-School medal as 27 earn cards

Nov. 17 - 10:15
European Tour loosens membership quota in bid to retain top players

Nov. 17 - 10:03
European Tour sets 46-event, 26-nation schedule for 2016

Nov. 15 - 11:04
Kristoffer Broberg wins BMW Masters in playoff over Patrick Reed

Nov. 09 - 4:26
Walker Cup standouts advance to final stage of European Tour Q-School

Nov. 07 - 10:55
American duo falls short of European Tour cards

Oct. 26 - 3:01
R&A, USGA allow amateur golfers to donate winnings to charity

Oct. 26 - 11:57
Tait: Latest Rules of Golf changes offer more leniency for infractions

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