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Construction begins on first Nicklaus course in Greece
Nicklaus Design
News | Thu 03 Dec, 2020

Construction begins on first Nicklaus course in Greece

New resort layout is being built in “an exceptional environment with such natural beauty”.

Troon CC reopens course following Tom Weiskopf and Phil Smith renovation
Troon Country Club
News | Wed 02 Dec, 2020

Troon CC reopens course following Tom Weiskopf and Phil Smith renovation

Duo oversees seven-month project to re-grass course, rebuild bunkers and expand tees.

Gil Hanse’s New course at Les Bordes is set to open in May 2021
Courtesy of Azalea Group
News | Wed 02 Dec, 2020

Gil Hanse’s New course at Les Bordes is set to open in May 2021

Architect creates heathland layout that contrasts with the club’s Old course by Robert von Hagge.

O’Callaghan completes bunker restoration at Red Hill
Casey O'Callaghan
News | Tue 01 Dec, 2020

O’Callaghan completes bunker restoration at Red Hill

Architect returns George Thomas and Billy Bell styling to hazards at California club.

Mountain course in British Columbia for Cabot
Cabot
News | Fri 27 Nov, 2020

Mountain course in British Columbia for Cabot

Third project for Cowan-Dewar and Keiser partnership will be in ‘heli-ski capital’ Revelstoke.

Rees Jones begins renovation at The Summit Club at Armonk
The Summit Club at Armonk
News | Fri 27 Nov, 2020

Rees Jones begins renovation at The Summit Club at Armonk

Former Brynwood G&CC layout to be transformed as part of club rebrand.

Lido-inspired course in Thailand set for August 2021 opening
Ban Rakat Club
News | Wed 25 Nov, 2020

Lido-inspired course in Thailand set for August 2021 opening

Gil Hanse’s layout for Ban Rakat Club’s new Ballyshear Golf Links is inspired by renowned lost course.

Mike DeVries and Frank Pont complete restoration project at Bloomfield Hills
Mike DeVries
News | Wed 25 Nov, 2020

Mike DeVries and Frank Pont complete restoration project at Bloomfield Hills

Work on Michigan course includes rebuilding greens and renovating bunkers to a Harry Colt style.

Second nine opens to complete redesign at Sandy Golf Links
OCM Golf
News | Wed 25 Nov, 2020

Second nine opens to complete redesign at Sandy Golf Links

OCM focuses on width and angles at course that neighbours Royal Melbourne.

Keith Foster nears completion of renovation at Coldstream CC
Jon Williams
News | Tue 24 Nov, 2020

Keith Foster nears completion of renovation at Coldstream CC

Architect reintroduces Dick Wilson’s original, bold bunkering as part of work at Ohio club.

The October 2020 issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now!
Magazine, News | Thu 15 Oct, 2020

The October 2020 issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now!

The cover of our latest issue features the closing green of the newly-restored Fox Chapel GC in Pittsburgh.

Fall 2020 issue of ASGCA’s By Design magazine is out now
Magazine, News | Tue 15 Sep, 2020

Fall 2020 issue of ASGCA’s By Design magazine is out now

Issue explores how small parcels of land can be repurposed to broaden club offerings.

FEATURE
ARTICLES

Home is where the golf is
Dubai Hills Golf Club
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Home is where the golf is

Is the golf and housing estate model permanently broken, or are there ways that development golf can still succeed?

Columbine Country Club: A return to glory
Scott Dressel-Martin
Feature | Toby Ingleton

Columbine Country Club: A return to glory

Toby Ingleton reports on a course renovation to deliver a layout worthy of the club’s major past.

Uninspiring venues do golf no favours
Jon Cavalier | @LinksGems
Opinion | Mike Clayton

Uninspiring venues do golf no favours

Mike Clayton questions the design standards and variety of the game’s tour venues.

Looking to the past to protect the game
USGA Photo Collection
Opinion | Connor Lewis

Looking to the past to protect the game

Connor Lewis examines previous debates about technology in golf and asks what we can learn from them.

Forest Dunes: Destination evolution
Forest Dunes
On site | Vaughn Halyard

Forest Dunes: Destination evolution

Vaughn Halyard reports from the Michigan resort, where an exciting new short course has just opened.

Rein in the ball or prepare for bludgeon
Jon Cavalier @LinksGems
Opinion | Mike Clayton

Rein in the ball or prepare for bludgeon

In the latest in his series of pieces for GCA, architect and former tour pro Mike Clayton focuses in on the ball.

Bringing the public closer
Marco Martin
Opinion | Marco Martin

Bringing the public closer

Marco Martin says golf projects within residential developments offer the opportunity to bring the public closer to the sport.

The irresistible variety of British courses
The Addington Golf Club
Opinion | Mike Clayton

The irresistible variety of British courses

Mike Clayton highlights the qualities of golf courses that are not designed for any specific type of golfer.

Asking questions at Askernish
Toby Brearly
Opinion | Brett Hochstein

Asking questions at Askernish

Brett Hochstein reflects on an experience that changed the way he viewed golf design and construction.

Favourite features
Mark Alexander Golf Photography
Opinion | Brandon Johnson

Favourite features

Brandon Johnson shares four of his favourite golf course features.

Domaine de Murtoli: A sense of place
Feature | Toby Ingleton

Domaine de Murtoli: A sense of place

A luxury retreat on the French island of Corsica remains true to its rustic heritage, and has a golf course that reflects the same ethos. Toby Ingleton finds out more.

Gopher Watch Competition – July 2020
GCA
Gopher Watch, News | Tue 21 Jul, 2020

Gopher Watch Competition – July 2020

Which course has Sandy the gopher visited this month?

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