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Inside The Ropes

Australia’s newest golf podcast, hosted by Andy Maher and Mark Hayes, giving you unrestricted access to golf across Australia and the world.


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• 1116 SEN/Crocmedia – listen every Sunday morning 6-7am in Melbourne, or check your local guides for national times accross the Crocmedia netwrok 

New weekly shows are uploaded each week on Wednesday afternoon.

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Regular guests include:

• Alison Whitaker
• Martin Blake
• Jo Charlton
• Mike Clayton 

31 May 2018
#45 Equal opportunity & more global success Read more
24 May 2018
#44 The great course ranking debate Read more
15 May 2018
#43 Queen Sirikit, Dimi & Mr. 59 Read more
08 May 2018
#42: JD, GolfSixes and Interstate Series  Read more
02 May 2018
#41: Greatest shots ever and going big in Japan Read more
26 April 2018
#40: Blitzing, kicking yourself & opportunity to compete Read more
18 April 2018
#39: Ask us anything Read more
11 April 2018
Recorded at Augusta National on Sunday night, Andy Maher and Mark Hayes describe the bizarre scenes barely minutes after Patrick Reed received his ... Read more
04 April 2018
The Masters preview, ANA Inspiration Champion Pernilla Lindberg, Grant Field and more on a big episode of Inside The Ropes. Read more
28 March 2018
Off the top, a massive The Masters announcement is made followed by interviews with Marc Leishman, Sarah Jane Smith and Bryden Macpherson. Read more
21 March 2018
#35: Lucas Herbert in focus Read more
14 March 2018
Inside The Ropes episode #34: Tiger flavour, Presidents Cup 2019 & Equal Opportunity in Golf Read more
07 March 2018
Inside The Ropes episode #33: Jarrod Lyle the inspiration Read more
01 March 2018
Inside The Ropes episode #32: Don't take our 30 yards Read more
21 February 2018
On the return episode (31) of the year, Mark Hayes, Andy Maher and Martin Blake analyse the ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open Read more
14 December 2017
On the final episode (30) of the year, we asked each of our regular hosts to provide us with their favourite moment from the show this year. Read more
07 December 2017
#29: The #goldenera, Ryan Ruffels and a swag of new Aussie cardholders Read more
30 November 2017
Andy Maher, Mark Hayes and Martin Blake regroup to tackle all the latest in golf after a huge week at the Emirates Australian Open. Read more
20 November 2017
Episode 27 is a jam packed special preview show on the 2017 Emirates Australian Open, commencing on Thursday 23 November. Read more
16 November 2017
#26: Gary Player, Fred Lee and everything in between Read more
09 November 2017
#25: Bruce Devlin, drugs, Oils and meltdowns Read more
05 November 2017
Aussie golf’s costly issue, Jack Newton reflects and a true battle for the ages Read more
27 October 2017
#23: Popeye, Asia-Pacific Amateur and Leish Read more
20 October 2017
#22: Tiger, Snake and the Shark. Read more
12 October 2017
#21: The future of the Australian Open, Peter Senior and Jarryd Felton Read more
05 October 2017
#20: How to save the Presidents Cup, Lydia Ko and Stephen Allan Read more
28 September 2017
#19: David Graham, Presidents Cup and golf's conservatism Read more
21 September 2017
#18: Katherine Kirk, Rodger Davis and Matthew Guyatt Read more
14 September 2017
Episode 17 featuring Cameron McCormick, Bob Shearer and Jason Day’s shock caddie change. Read more
07 September 2017
#16: Travis Smyth, Presidents Cup picks and ‘Ask Us Anything’ Vol. 2 Read more
31 August 2017
#15: Stuart Appleby, Aron Price and the future of the LET Read more
24 August 2017
Australia's global golfer Scott Hend is typically entertaining and Hayesy tries to stoke the flames of an emerging rivalry as Hannah Green joins us. Read more
18 August 2017
Recently out of hospital, Jarrod Lyle headlines Episode 13, Jason Norris joins the show from the Fiji International, Rory’s future is on everyone’s ... Read more
10 August 2017
Hayesy's in shorts after a big week for the garment on the world stage. Ali Whitaker returns before heading to The Solheim Cup and Matt Griffin's in ... Read more
03 August 2017
#11: Rod Pampling, Sarah Jane Smith, pressure on our young players & two aces in one group Read more
27 July 2017
Mike Clayton is back in the studio with Andy and Mark to recap The Open on Inside The Ropes. Guests include Geoff Shackelford, Australian cricketer ... Read more
21 July 2017
Ali Whitaker and Mark Hayes are back in the studio with Andy Maher as The Open takes centre stage during this week's of Inside The Ropes. Read more
14 July 2017
Episode eight features a star studded line up including 1991 The Open champ Ian Baker-Finch, young guns Cam Smith and Curtis Luck.. Read more
06 July 2017
We chat with World No. 1 and two-time major champion So Yeon Ryu, The Open hopeful Ryan McCarthy and PGA of Australia CEO Gavin Kirkman, plus Hayesy ... Read more
29 June 2017
Episode 6 features Spieth’s bet, Minjee's coach, Aussie Tom Watson, Brad James and Dylan Perry. Read more
24 June 2017
Episode 5 features Mark Hayes’ beef with Brandel Chamblee over lengthening courses, golf writer John Huggan, Rory McIlroy’s strange year and his ... Read more
15 June 2017
We chat with US Open champion Geoff Ogilvy as well as Marc Leishman on the eve of Round 1 at Erin Hills. Ryan Ruffels also joins the Inside The Ropes ... Read more
09 June 2017
The U.S. Open is under the spotlight with Australian qualifier Nick Flanagan joining the show followed by Golf Australia's Director of Tournaments, ... Read more
02 June 2017
Interviews include ESPN Senior Golf writer Bob Harig to talk Tiger’s DUI, Brett Coletta on the eve of his second PGA Tour start at The Memorial, Golf ... Read more
25 May 2017
Topics covered include Jason Day, Minjee Lee, the use of hickory clubs, Mr. 58, unknown Australian pro Stuart Deane and Tiger Woods. Read more
27 August 2018
In the new Rules of Golf from January 1, after your ball has been lifted and replaced, you would always replace your ball on its original spot, even ... Read more
07 August 2018
Relaxed Rules relating to loose impediments and touching the ground in a bunker. Read more
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