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Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast


The Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast hosted by Ben and Tom Sherreard. One is a former Tour Pro and Major competitor and the other plays off 11. They discuss everything to do with golf and help give tips for golfers of all abilities.

The Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast hosted by Ben and Tom Sherreard. One is a former Tour Pro and Major competitor and the other plays off 11. They discuss everything to do with golf and help give tips for golfers of all abilities.


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The Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast hosted by Ben and Tom Sherreard. One is a former Tour Pro and Major competitor and the other plays off 11. They discuss everything to do with golf and help give tips for golfers of all abilities.






015. Matt Wallace Interview

This week the boys are joined by 4 time European Tour winner Matt Wallace. This is a long interview with Matt. Apologies for the slight sound quality issues - we had some technical problems but we really enjoyed the interview and think you will too. Matt discusses joining Callaway, his epic waistcoat game, his Alps Tour dominance and favourite golf clubs. Matt then faces our quick fire round and helps out with 'Matt's Big Tip' and the Non-Shanker of the Week. Please subscribe, share and...


014 A Real Zinger... (sorry)

In this weeks episode of the Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast, the boys answer questions from the listeners. As you could have guessed they touch on the crushing disappointment of a Reed/DeChambeau podium in Mexico. They then move on to talk about the huge success of 'Scandi-golf' and decide exactly how big of a Douche-Canoe Paul Azinger is. Tom also chats about some greenkeeping stuff. But don't let that put you off. Send us your questions and as ever, don't forget to subscribe to the...


013. Ben Goes the Distance

On the latest episode Ben is celebrating breaking a 25 year curse having picked up a win over the weekend. Tom is handling it very well indeed. Considering Tom came second on count back. OUCH. The boys also talk about the latest news from the world of golf including Adam Scott bombing it, Phil gassing it and the USGA/R&A Distance Report. Please remember to subscribe, rate and share out podcast. Help spread the word to other shankers! Music by


012. Time to Talk 2020

This episode is split into two parts. Firstly Ben and Tom discuss the latest news and results from the Tours including the bedlam in Pheonix, GMac's win in Saudi and the emergence of a challenger Tour. Then, back together in the studio, they discuss Mental Health in Golf by focusing on Tom's struggles while on tour and deciding to give up on his dream, once and for all. We are really proud of this episode and we hope that you enjoy it. We have released the episode a couple of days late to...


011. Sian Evans - LET Pro

This week the boys are joined in studio by Ladies European Tour Pro Sian Evans. Sian and Tom grill Ben on his disastrous rookie error at the weekend. Then they discuss how Sian got into golf and turned pro. They cover the state of the LET and the upcoming merger with the LPGA. They talk about why amateurs need to give themselves a break and elite players need to give themselves a talking to! Follow Sian: Instagram: Twitter:...


2020 Golf Goals

Happy New Year Shankers! Be warned - Ben is angry on this episode. You'll find out why. The boys are back and setting some goals for the upcoming golf year - with a slight twist. They then look ahead to the 2020 season and predict some of the big winners including the four major champions and the winning Ryder Cup team. If you have any ideas for good forfeits for Ben and Tom if they miss out on their 2020 goals then let us know by reaching out on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Links...


009.We can't putt!

The boys (and Issy) kick off the podcast by talking through the Aimpoint Putting Session they had with James Skelton. Briefly they discuss why Patrick Reed is the absolute worsted why Tiger Woods is the absolute best! Then they give out the first ever Annual Shankers Podcast awards. Sorry if you find Tiger a bit boring. Once or twice Ben brings up the Round the Clock challenge... For more info about Aimpoint visit For James Skelton you can check out...


008. Benn Barham

Exciting one this week as we announce our first ever competition winner. Then we interview Benn Barham, coach to some of the European Tour's top players including last weeks winner. Hope you enjoy it! Music by - that's three Ben's on this episode! The more the merrier!!


007. Death by Golf

On this episode Ben and Tom discuss the sheer torture of Q School. They then talk about the most awkward moments on the golf course which (warning) leads to some discussion of Tom's balls. Don't forget to enter our competition for a dozen Vice Pro Golf Balls. All you need todo is rate us 5 stars and leave us a review on Apple Podcasts. We'll pick out favourite on the next episode. Thanks for listening everyone. Music by


006. Goat Gossip

This week it's just Ben and Tom back in the studio to talking all things Tiger. If the big cat ain't your bag then this one may not be for you. The boys talk through his career, their favourite wins out of his 82, his major history and what the future holds for Tiger. This episode is rated explicit partly because Tom says the word 'arse' but mostly because they Ben discusses his new Mizuno irons. Please subscribe and rate us wherever you get your podcasts. Music by


005. The Countdown Caddie - Jason Palmer interview

A special episode of the Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast. This week Ben and Tom interview Jason Palmer, who enjoyed a successful career on the Alps Tour, Challenge Tour and European Tour and now caddies for Chris Paisley. The boys discuss all sorts, including Jason's favourite golf word, his experience playing the worst US Open ever and the worst shot he has ever seen his boss hit! Subscribe to the podcast, rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify and where ever you get your...


004. How many shots??

This week the boys are separated by illness but they power on regardless. They discuss their ideal golfer, the Scandinavian Mixed event and then try to understand some of the crazy rule breaches that have occurred... 58 shot penalty you say! The audio quality isn't as premium standard as usual because it's recorded over FaceTime - but hang in there. It will be worth it for the personal guarantee Tom gives the listeners to take 4 shots off your score every round. Thanks for listening...


003. County Champs and Flipping Birds

Episode 3 of the Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast. The boys chat about their recent golfing triumphs and then Tom talks about the RNJ Gift of Golf Foundation. Link to the website: And the auction: Then Ben and Tom discuss Rory's comments following the Alfred Dunhill and Ben invites Bio Kim to play golf now that the Korean has some time on his hands. Then they answer some questions from listeners...


002. Wentworth, Solheim Cup and Cheating Juniors!

Following an overwhelmingly positive response (that Ben got) to the first episode, the boys are back to discuss their trip to Wentworth and the Solheim Cup. They then answer some questions from listeners including their dream fourball partners and their secret tips for quality nudging! Hello to all the handsome ladies out there! Enjoy.


Couple of Shankers Launch Episode

The official launch episode of the Couple of Shankers Golf Podcast. In this episode Ben and Tom start by talking about what the podcast is all about before introducing each other with a 'short' interview.The boys then talk about the upcoming PGA Championship at Wentworth and the Solheim Cup. Next episode comes following the PGA Championship, but for now, enjoy this introduction!