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Hillcrest Country Club: Star treatment
Feature | Toby Ingleton

Hillcrest Country Club: Star treatment

Behind an inconspicuous gateway across the street from Fox Studios, a Hollywood star has been under the knife. Toby Ingleton discovers more.

Design’s greatest challenge
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Design’s greatest challenge

Adam Lawrence reports on whether it is possible to design a course that will be fun and playable for all levels of golfer.

Earl Grey GC: An opportunity to create a stronger course
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Earl Grey GC: An opportunity to create a stronger course

Wayne Carleton reflects on golf course changes prompted by construction of a new public pathway.

Renovation on a shoestring
Feature | Adam Lawrence

Renovation on a shoestring

For most clubs, multi-million pound renovation projects are no more than pie in the sky. Adam Lawrence asks how to get the best value from course investments.

Royal Portrush: Key changes for the 2019 Open
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Royal Portrush: Key changes for the 2019 Open

An overview of the alterations that architects Mackenzie & Ebert have made to the Dunluce course.

Mesa Verde: Restoring a Billy Bell Jr design
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Mesa Verde: Restoring a Billy Bell Jr design

Cary Bickler reroutes 15 holes and reinstates 11 doglegs as part of restoration at California club.

Holing out: Where the buffalo roam
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Holing out: Where the buffalo roam

A family of new recruits is helping Laguna Golf Lăng Cô tend to its course, as Richard Humphreys discovers.

The future of muni golf
Feature | Adam Lawrence

The future of muni golf

With governments around the world under pressure to save money, Adam Lawrence asks can municipal golf survive.

The father of restoration
Feature | Vaughn Halyard and Jeff Mingay

The father of restoration

Jeff Mingay and Vaughn Halyard look at the career of Ron Prichard.

The lost courses of China
Feature | Adam Lawrence

The lost courses of China

The Chinese government’s crackdown on golf has resulted in some of the country’s highest-profile courses being closed.

Holing out: When night falls
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Holing out: When night falls

Richard Humphreys discovers how some clubs are finding ways to make their golf facilities work after dark.

Vietnam club invests in first golf-specific training college of its kind in Asia
Feature | Richard Humphreys

Vietnam club invests in first golf-specific training college of its kind in Asia

First graduates of maintenance class join Hoiana Shores, part of a long-term pipeline of trained staff.

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