'This is golf's Wisden, only much more than that, and is edited by the indefatigable Renton Laidlaw...among the multitude of gems this book contains is a section entitled 'interesting facts and unusual incidents' from which I defy you to remove your eyes...' - "Independent on Sunday". With a pedigree stretching back over 100 years, "The R&A Golfer's Handbook 2010" provides, as ever with the new edition, all the information and statistics a golfer needs. In addition to comprehensive listings of past and present results for leading professional and amateur events, the book includes the following: entertaining and provocative articles by top sports writers on the past year's events and personalities; the new, fully revised, complete "Rules of Golf"; detailed entries on 5,000 clubs and courses in the UK and Europe; a Who's Who of players past and present; and, full lists of 2008 fixtures. 'A treasure trove of golfing information' - "Daily Telegraph".
Renton Laidlaw was formerly the Golf Correspondent for the Evening Standard. A highly respected commentator and personality, he has been editing The R&A Golfer's Handbook for ten years, and works for the US Golf Channel. He lives in Leuchars.