“I play finest sport on this planet”

On this week’s Participant Weblog introduced by Enterprise Hire-A-Automotive, European Tour participant Marcel Siem, shares his story on coaching with an MMA coach, why he is opted to drive to all occasions and his memorable return to The Open.

Marcel Siem, statements

“This 12 months with all the problems surrounding flying, after which having to get a rental automobile for a hour or so drive to the resort, I assumed why not simply drive to every occasion. Since I obtained my new automobile again in April time, I’ve already pushed greater than 20,000 miles, and am at the moment on the best way to Prague having come from again house in Germany.

Residing the place I do in Germany, being in central Europe, driving to occasions permits me to maintain my fishing rods within the automobile, in order that’s a bit of bonus and really handy. Spending a lot time within the automobile additionally means I am going by way of numerous totally different playlists on Spotify.

I’ve primarily been listening to R&B, Home and a little bit of trance music. I’ve additionally discovered that I can get rather a lot sensible bits carried out comparable to making numerous telephone calls, however my aim can be to study French so this can be a good alternative to study.

I used to be as a result of fly to Scotland for the Scottish Open, I had a flight booked however simply earlier than I set off for the airport, I mentioned neglect it, I’m going to drive to Scotland and do it below my phrases. It was solely 12 hours, plus the next week was close to London, so it was much more enjoyable and made numerous sense to me.

I’m discovering I’m rather a lot much less burdened when arriving at a venue as I really feel I’ve obtained my house with me, simply my wheels. “I used to be sitting in Mauritius after the season in 2019, having misplaced my card, feeling very down while ready for my household, I didn’t know what to do.

I used to be not in a very good place. I went to fairly a number of sports activities psychologists and psychological coaches, however nothing actually clicked with them. Then I obtained a name from a very good good friend of mine, Michael Blesch, saying I do know a terrific man you must have a phrase with, and that was Holger Fischer.

We clicked immediately, perhaps it was as a result of he was German too, however he helped me huge time and obtained me again on monitor. I had numerous unhealthy ideas however giving up golf was by no means an choice. I’m not a quitter, I by no means gave up and can by no means surrender.

Life is simply too brief. I’ll have been unfavorable, however I had the fireplace in me to struggle again. The turning level for me was accepting that I used to be on the Problem Tour now, slightly than pondering I’m a four-time winner and must be on the European Tour.

And that’s because of Holger. I began to take pleasure in enjoying golf once more and in flip I began to play higher. I’m so grateful that I can journey the world and play the most effective sport on this planet. That is what he taught me, and I really like him for that”

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