News | 01 July 2006

Old Tom Morris

Was Old Tom really the first great golf architect, or is his reputation inflated by those who redesigned his courses? Richard Goodale tries to find out.
News | 01 July 2006

First nine open at Otocec

Slovenia's ninth golf course, designed by Ljubica Jovetic of UK firm Swan Golf Designs, opens its first nine holes for play in July.
News | 01 July 2006

The Player: Tom Lehman

Features that we love on old golf courses are too often criticised when built today, says US Ryder Cup captain Tom Lehman.
News | 01 July 2006

A family affair

One family involved in the renovation, design and construction of three different courses at the same location, over three generations and over a period of 81 years.
News | 01 July 2006

Velvet revolution?

Until someone comes up with a more preferable option, initial specifications for environmentally friendly golf greens will continue to be a fescue/bent mix.
News | 01 July 2006

Hoylake: reborn or restrained?

Roberto de Vicenzo's win in the 1967 Open Championship was the first – and, to date only – major championship victory by a South American player.