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Golf History with Peter Alliss - Now available in the iTunes store

This richly designed iPad app spans seven centuries, taking you on an interactive journey of the history of the game, from Mary Queen of Scots and Old Tom Morris to Bobby Jones' unprecedented 1930 Grand Slam and the beginnings of modern golf. Version 1.2 features a new section on the History of The Open Championship.

● More than 600 rare historical photographs
● 500 original stories on golf, its champions, courses and lifestyle
● 100 exclusive videos featuring Peter Alliss and noted golf historians sharing personal memories, historical facts and anecdotes
● An interactive timeline of significant events in the history of golf, major champions, early societies, courses, equipment and much more

The app is published by Exulto Media, Inc and has been designed and developed in partnership with Polymash Inc.


Cecil Leitch was a four-time Ladies Amateur Champion

Cecil Leitch shares a record with Joyce Wethered for winning four British Ladies Amateur titles. A self-taught golfer, she was one of the dominant players of the 1910s and 20s. Unlike her contemporaries, she preferred to play in the wind. She changed the way women golf by hitting hard, rather than daintily, as most women