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Ross restoration begins at Wampanoag
Tyler Rae, Kyle Franz and Bradley Klein
News | Thu 29 Sep, 2022

Ross restoration begins at Wampanoag

Plan by Tyler Rae, Kyle Franz and Bradley Klein includes doubling the overall square footage of bunkers

Scot Sherman renovates Pete Dye layout at Keswick Hall
Scot Sherman
News | Mon 26 Sep, 2022

Scot Sherman renovates Pete Dye layout at Keswick Hall

Former Dye designer adds more pot bunkers and railroad ties on Full Cry course

Dan Hixson nears finishing line for Portland Golf Club renovation
Dan Hixson Golf Design
News | Fri 23 Sep, 2022

Dan Hixson nears finishing line for Portland Golf Club renovation

Architect recaptures hole locations and adds variety to bunker shapes on Oregon course

Heritage in Mauritius plans new course for 2023
Harris Kalinka
News | Thu 22 Sep, 2022

Heritage in Mauritius plans new course for 2023

Peter Matkovich and Louis Oosthuizen collaborate for design of La Réserve Golf Links

Wilczynski completes 36-hole bunker project at Ohio municipal
C.W. Golf Architecture
News | Wed 21 Sep, 2022

Wilczynski completes 36-hole bunker project at Ohio municipal

Architect also develops plan to guide future work at Community Golf Club

Sustainable Golf Week to celebrate eco-friendly actions of golf community
Sarah Ryu
News | Fri 16 Sep, 2022

Sustainable Golf Week to celebrate eco-friendly actions of golf community

GEO Foundation for Sustainable Golf urges the industry to focus on ‘Driving the Green’ this October

King-Collins to create reversible nine at Palmetto Bluff
King-Collins Golf Course Design
News | Fri 16 Sep, 2022

King-Collins to create reversible nine at Palmetto Bluff

Designers will create dune formations on flat site alongside the community's inland waterway

McLay Kidd’s Dunas course at Terras da Comporta to open in July 2023
Conor Walsh
News | Fri 16 Sep, 2022

McLay Kidd’s Dunas course at Terras da Comporta to open in July 2023

Portugal layout will be the designer of Bandon Dunes’ first in mainland Europe

Nine holes of new Cynthia Dye course in Iraq to open by end of 2022
Erbil Hills
News | Fri 16 Sep, 2022

Nine holes of new Cynthia Dye course in Iraq to open by end of 2022

Erbil Hills layout is wide and open to cater for all levels of players in new golf market

Construction begins on new RTJ II course in Grenada
RTJ II
News | Wed 14 Sep, 2022

Construction begins on new RTJ II course in Grenada

Mulan layout traverses jungle ridgelines, valley bowls and seaside bluffs, with sea views throughout

Fall 2022 issue of ASGCA’s By Design magazine is out now
Magazine, News | Thu 08 Sep, 2022

Fall 2022 issue of ASGCA’s By Design magazine is out now

Architects discuss how they rebuilt a golf course to be more resilient to storms and flooding events

The July 2022 issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now!
Magazine, News | Tue 19 Jul, 2022

The July 2022 issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now!

Our cover features the seventeenth hole at Vidauban, which has been revitalised by the RTJ II firm

FEATURE
ARTICLES

Let us now praise famous men
Cohasse Country Club
Opinion | Mark Wagner

Let us now praise famous men

Mark Wagner considers whether a return to golf’s democratic roots and values is on the cards

Losing the crutch: holes without bunkers
Simon Potter
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Losing the crutch: holes without bunkers

GCA asks why bunkers are such a prominent part of golf, and what makes a good bunkerless hole

Life’s a beach: an interview with Mike Clayton
Lukas Michel
Interview | Toby Ingleton

Life’s a beach: an interview with Mike Clayton

The Australian architect talks with Toby Ingleton about the Seven Mile Beach build, his design philosophy and more

Hacienda Alcaidesa: Costa drama
Gary Lisbon
On site | Adam Lawrence

Hacienda Alcaidesa: Costa drama

Kurt Bowman rebuilds Spanish resort’s Links course on seaside site unique to Spain’s Costa del Sol

My Top Ten: Gareth Williams
Gareth Williams
Opinion | Gareth Williams

My Top Ten: Gareth Williams

Faldo Design architect’s list includes classic links, a few hidden gems, and a putting course

Vidauban: Bold and beautiful
Patrick Jantet/ Switzerland
On site | Toby Ingleton

Vidauban: Bold and beautiful

Toby Ingleton reports on a major revitalisation project that RTJ II’s firm has completed in the south of France

Can golf courses earn money from carbon?
Edwin Roald
Opinion | Edwin Roald

Can golf courses earn money from carbon?

Edwin Roald explains how some golf facilities may already be carbon positive, possibly eyeing an additional revenue stream

Real Las Palmas: A rebirth begins
Real Las Palmas
Opinion | Adam Lawrence

Real Las Palmas: A rebirth begins

The oldest golf club in Spain has ambitious plans to improve both its course and clubhouse experience

My Top Ten: Drew Rogers
Drew Rogers
Opinion | Drew Rogers

My Top Ten: Drew Rogers

Ohio-based architect lists the courses that stir his architectural mind

Wicker Point: Lakeside drama
Russell Lands
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Wicker Point: Lakeside drama

Coore & Crenshaw is working with local developer Russell Lands to bring top class golf to Alabama

Shizuoka Country Shimada: Tee for two
Shizuoka Country
Feature | Toby Ingleton

Shizuoka Country Shimada: Tee for two

Twin greens and a fresh design provide options galore on 18-hole course located on Japan’s south coast

Gopher Watch Competition – July 2022
Gopher Watch, News | Tue 19 Jul, 2022

Gopher Watch Competition – July 2022

Which course has Sandy the gopher visited this month?

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