Going for the Green

Robert Thompson's comments, criticism and opinion on the world of golf.

Golf Digest’s Canadian course hits and misses

Golf Digest's Canadian course hits and misses

Last week, while announcing that Augusta National had eclipsed Pine Valley as the greatest course in America, Golf Digest released this Canadian list ranking the countries top courses: 1. (2) St. George’s G. and C.C.(pictured above), Etobicoke, Ont. | Points: 63.3143 2. (1) National G.C. of Canada, Woodbridge, Ont. | Points: 63.1676 3. (9) Cabot […]

Year in review: Old Course, Williams’ win, and Cabot Cliffs

Year in review: Old Course, Williams' win, and Cabot Cliffs

Twenty fourteen was a busy year, full of considerable travel, a return to Scotland and England, several golf tournaments, a couple of caddying experiences and my continued work for SCOREGolf, Globalnews.ca, Global Golf Post and the PGA of Canada. Here’s my overview of the year: Caddy tales: For the third year in a row I […]