Going for the Green

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

Course Review: Cabot Cliffs (Inverness, NS)

Course Review: Cabot Cliffs (Inverness, NS)

Review: Cabot Cliffs (Inverness, NS) Designer: Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw Overview: Cabot Cliffs is the most exciting and significant golf design to open in Canada since Highlands Links opened 74 years ago. Majestic in scope, bold in its scale, intimate in its details, Cabot Cliffs is, simply putt, head and shoulders above any other […]

Another tired take on the demise of golf in Canada

Another tired take on the demise of golf in Canada

Last week Canadian Press reporter Alexandra Posadzki wrote another in what has become a series of badly researched and poorly written stories on the demise of golf. This time she waded into the issue of corporate golf: Hitting a few rounds was once considered a staple of networking for Canadian business leaders. But there are signs […]