Gleneagles raided by thieves

Gleneagles

Thousands of pounds worth of golf equipment has been stolen in a late-night raid at the world-famous golf resort.

Police Scotland revealed that The Golf Academy shop at Gleneagles was targeted late on Friday evening.

Two men forced entry to the store's premises at 10:25pm on Friday and made away with a four figure value of golf clubs. 

• Skechers release new 2020 line of shoes

The Golf Academy shop stocks clubs from all leading golf brands such as Callaway, TaylorMade, Ping, Mizuno and Titleist.

CCTV footage captured the men arriving at the golf resort in a small silver car. They travelled via the A823, turning into Station Road, and left the same way.

• New Scotty Cameron Special Select line revealed

Enquiries are ongoing to trace the men and officers are urging anyone with information to come forward.

• Would you try this? Check out John Smoltz' unique putter!

Constable Jack Stirling said: "I am appealing to anyone who was in the Gleneagles area between 10 and 10.30pm on Friday to get in touch if they saw or heard anything suspicious. 

• WATCH – The best hole-in-one you’ll ever see!

"The A823 was busy at that time with numerous cars travelling along the road. Perhaps you saw a car driving or people within behaving suspiciously? If you have any dash-cam footage that you believe could assist with our investigation, please come forward as soon as possible."

Share this Article

share-logo
twitter-logo facebook-logo

Latest Videos See all videos right arrow

play button
Four easy ways to improve your golf game with Jordan Smith
Jordan Smith
play button
FootJoy’s 2020 line-up – Are these the best shoes in golf?
FootJoy
play button
CALLAWAY MAVRIK DRIVERS - Should one of these be your new driver?
Callaway
play button
MAVRIK vs EPIC FLASH – Is Callaway’s new driver longer???
Callaway
See all videos right arrow

Golf News

gWest owner breaks silence on Scotland's "ghost course"
WATCH – Remarkable hole-in-one for Jon Rahm in Mexico
Bryson DeChambeau branded "eccentric baby" for latest tantrum
Titleist chief hits back at R&A and USGA's distance report
"You've let us down" - Glasgow golf group issues message to council

Other Top Stories

Tiger Woods puts new irons in the bag
New Fife golf course gets go ahead
REVIEW - Adare Manor, Ireland's rejuvenated masterpiece
Win a spot in the ASI Scottish Open Pro-Am with Hilton
Padraig Harrington targets 2020 Ryder Cup captaincy

Quick Fault 'n' Fixes See all videos right arrow

play button
Increasing your shoulder turn
Callaway
play button
Get the ball in the air
Watch
play button
The correct posture and alignment
Watch
play button
The keys to a good rhythm
Watch
See all videos right arrow