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Eau Claire: Looking back to its past
Evan Schiller
Feature | Toby Ingleton

Eau Claire: Looking back to its past

The recent renovation of the classic Wisconsin layout has delivered a more traditional aesthetic

Out of bounds: the worst thing in golf?
Carnoustie Golf Links
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Out of bounds: the worst thing in golf?

Golfers hate it more than almost anything else, but it was once a legitimate strategic hazard, says Adam Lawrence

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

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

Long road
Jacob Sjoman
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Long road

In these days of long-hitting, architects are trying to find a new role for par five holes. Adam Lawrence asks what that should be

Making a name
Keith Rhebb
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Making a name

Adam Lawrences asks six young golf architects about the development of their golf design careers

Verdura Resort: Rise again
Verdura Resort
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Verdura Resort: Rise again

When both of its courses were damaged by floods, the Italian destination took the opportunity to reimagine their design

No Maur Saind, Honeyman
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Feature | Adam Lawrence

No Maur Saind, Honeyman

Sand is crucial to golf, but supplies are under pressure. Adam Lawrence considers how the game should respond.

Post-pandemic golf: Part 2 – Lessons from the pandemic
Staples Golf Design
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Post-pandemic golf: Part 2 – Lessons from the pandemic

In the second part of our feature on post-pandemic golf, Adam Lawrence asks if the Covid-19 will have a long-term change on the way architects work.

Post-pandemic golf: Part 1 – Building on the boom
Ben & Kelly Photography
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Post-pandemic golf: Part 1 – Building on the boom

In the first of a two-part special, Adam Lawrence asks if the pandemic-fuelled golf revival has legs.

Kedleston Park: Constant improvement
Kevin Murray
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Kedleston Park: Constant improvement

Richard Humphreys reports on irrigation upgrades that have brought uniformity to playing surfaces at a classic English parkland course.

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