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Crace creates bunkerless layout for Jackson Parish redesign
Nathan Crace
News | Fri 18 Sep, 2020

Crace creates bunkerless layout for Jackson Parish redesign

Nine-hole North Louisiana layout will be extended to 18 and renamed Smuggler’s Run.

Groundbreaking film demonstrates potential for harmony between golf and nature
Bertrand Mussotte
News | Thu 17 Sep, 2020

Groundbreaking film demonstrates potential for harmony between golf and nature

Bertrand Mussotte feature explores partnership between science and golf at Vidauban in France.

Construction starts on new par three at Nacka
John Benestam
News | Thu 17 Sep, 2020

Construction starts on new par three at Nacka

Johan Benestam negotiates various landscape challenges to begin building 131-yard hole for Swedish club.

Laguna Golf Lăng Cô unveils extra par-three hole from Faldo Design
News | Wed 16 Sep, 2020

Laguna Golf Lăng Cô unveils extra par-three hole from Faldo Design

Nineteenth hole plays along the coast and features views of the beach and mountain backdrop.

Calcot Park appoints Clayton, DeVries & Pont to develop course plan
courtesy of Clayton, DeVries & Pont
News | Tue 15 Sep, 2020

Calcot Park appoints Clayton, DeVries & Pont to develop course plan

Frank Pont will restore Colt course “in a manner that will be respectful of its architectural heritage”.

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.

Shady Oaks set for October reopening following OCM redesign
Brian Doolittle
News | Tue 15 Sep, 2020

Shady Oaks set for October reopening following OCM redesign

Design firm completes work in Texas with “features fitting into the terrain a little more naturally”.

Iron Horse set for September reopening following Brauer renovation
Iron Horse golf course
News | Thu 10 Sep, 2020

Iron Horse set for September reopening following Brauer renovation

Architect addresses water issues as part of $3m project at Texas municipal facility.

Golf course architects say action is needed to reduce hitting distance
istock
News | Wed 09 Sep, 2020

Golf course architects say action is needed to reduce hitting distance

Three-quarters of survey respondents said hitting distances were having a negative impact on course design.

Hanse firm to rebuild core Florida golf course
Jonathan's Landing Golf Club
News | Tue 08 Sep, 2020

Hanse firm to rebuild core Florida golf course

Jonathan’s Landing reconstruction project is expected to start next February.

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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.

The July 2020 issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now!
Magazine, News | Tue 21 Jul, 2020

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

The cover of our new issue features Coore & Crenshaw’s Sheep Ranch course at Bandon Dunes.

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FEATURE
ARTICLES

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.

Design rankings or beauty contests?
Brendan James / Golf Australia Magazine
Opinion | Mike Clayton

Design rankings or beauty contests?

Mike Clayton questions the emphasis to be placed on conditioning when rating a golf course.

The pursuit of safety
iStock
Opinion | William Swan

The pursuit of safety

William Swan considers the golf community’s responsibility to make the game safe.

Country Club of Orlando: Ross's greatest hits
LC Lambrecht/Golfstock
On site | Adam Lawrence

Country Club of Orlando: Ross's greatest hits

Adam Lawrence reports on the distinctly Donald Ross feel at Florida club following Ron Forse’s work.

Design at a distance
Caspar Grauballle
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Design at a distance

Richard Humphreys finds out how golf construction work around the globe has progressed amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Seletar Country Club: Space invaders
Golfplan
On site | Adam Lawrence

Seletar Country Club: Space invaders

Golfplan reinvents Singapore course following government land acquisition.

Rough justice
Brendan James / Golf Australia Magazine
Opinion | Mike Clayton

Rough justice

Mike Clayton considers the contrasting views Dr Alister MacKenzie and Ernie Els on the subject of rough grass.

“Courses are developing a much closer relationship with natural surroundings”
Michel Niedbala
Opinion | Michel Niedbala

“Courses are developing a much closer relationship with natural surroundings”

Michel Niedbala discusses the importance of environmental responsibility in golf projects.

A sympathetic yet forward-thinking approach
Kevin Murray
Opinion | Tim Lobb

A sympathetic yet forward-thinking approach

Tim Lobb says work on classic courses should be respectful of their origins and relevant to today’s game.

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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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