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New Posts on Kingsbarns/Kyle Phillips...

While I’m prepping for a trip to LA to visit TaylorMade’s facilities this week and hang out at the Northern Trust Open on Tuesday, I’ve posted some more travel and architecture articles over on our travel site. Go here to read...

Welcome to Pinehurst No. 2

[photopress:tobacco_rd2.jpg,full,alignleft]I guess from the headline you might have a sense of where I am. Flew into Raleigh, N.C. today and though it had dropped 15 degrees overnight and there was rain in the air, we drove a half hour to the...

The greatness of Pebble Beach

I’ve only walked the course, though it looked pretty stunning to me. Many feel Pebble Beach only sports greatness along the ocean holes. Ron Whitten, Golf Digest’s architecture critic, used to be one of them. Now he’s changed...

The greatest: Pine Valley

I’ve had the good fortune to play Pine Valley twice — once is an experience of a lifetime. Twice is just good luck. There is hardly a point in making much of a comment on the course — how do you comment on what is generally...

Pinehurst: The best and the toughest

Two stories with my byline appeared in a special US Open supplement today. Here’s the first: The best – and toughest National Post Tuesday, June 14, 2005 Byline: Robert Thompson Source: National Post To most, Pinehurst No. 2 is the...

Tom Fazio's Wynn Golf Club

There’s an interesting story in a magazine called Fairways and Greens about Tom Fazio’s new Las Vegas design called “Wynn Golf Club,” after the ego-maniac who developed the course and funded the earlier creation of...

The Hype for Bandon Trails continues

Look up in the air! It is a bird. No, it is a plane. No, it is Bandon Trails, the most hyped golf course in the world. This time T&L Golf has done a bang up job on Bandon Trails, the new Bill Coore/Ben Crenshaw course soon to open in...

The hype for Bandon Trails builds…...

The buzz around Bandon Trails , the third course at the amazing Bandon Dunes resort near Bandon, Oregon, is being heard louder and louder every day. While the course, a design by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw, has yet to officially open...