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Top 10 Doug Carrick Courses

Well I was going to wait until Friday for this Top 10 list, but I haven’t anything to write about, so here goes. This time the Top 10 courses designed by Doug Carrick. Note that I have not seen Greywolf, Carrick’s well regarded...

Top 10 Thomas McBroom courses

In honour of McBroom’s win for Best New Course in the annual Golf Digest awards this week, this week’s Top 10 list is a roundup of Tom’s best with quick comments. One has to wonder whether his next courses (Tobiano...

TV's ratings debate continues

Funny, I think I’ve rarely had such debate on G4G as we’ve witnessed over Tom Vanderlip’s commentary on golf course ratings. I’ve had one reader email to tell me to grow up, another assuring me that Tom’s a fine...

More ScoreGolf Top 100 debate — and...

So Tom Doak, the American architect who made his reputation publishing a critique of golf [photopress:score2.jpg,full,alignright]courses, has commented on the score list on GolfClubAtlas.com: “That is such a strange list,” Doak...

Review: Muskoka Bay Golf Club

Review: Muskoka Bay Golf Club (Designer: Doug Carrick) [photopress:MB1.jpg,full,centered] Muskoka Bay is one of the more hotly tipped courses to open in Ontario in some time. The advance word was the course would be spectacular in appearance...

Course ratings

Since a couple of readers have Googled my past ratings for Ontario courses and noticed an odd mix from 2001, that’s largely because I hadn’t played all that much. Since then, I’ve pretty much played everything I’ve...

Review: Coppinwood Golf Club

Review: Coppinwood Golf Club; Uxbridge, Ont. Designer: Tom Fazio [photopress:Coppinwood.jpg,full,centered] I get asked a lot lately about my take on the new, and highly anticipated Tom Fazio course in Uxbridge, the nicely named Coppinwood...

Review: Grand Niagara Golf Club (Rees Jones)

Review: Grand Niagara Golf Club (Rees Jones) Rarely has something with a name desinger as notable as Rees Jones been so, well, nondescipt. But that’s exactly the case at the Grand Niagara Resort’s course created by Jones, a facility...

Playing the Top 100 in the world

I’ve had the good fortune to play with one of those lucky enough to play the top 100 in the world according to Golf Magazine. Apparently someone new is trying it — and they are blogging about it at top100golf.blogspot.com. The site...