National: Regular Columns / From The Fairway
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FAR HILLS, New Jersey (USGA) — The game of golf lost one of its most influential and accomplished volunteers on November 5, when Dr. Richard Stroud died at his home in Eagle, Idaho, at the age of 80. Stroud served on the USGA Executive Committee from 1977 to 1979, but his true legacy is in the area of handicapping and course rating.
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Home to two world class golf courses, four fine hotels including the famous Palace of the Lost City, casinos, a waterpark, a safari park and some fantastic restaurants, it is easy to understand why Sun City and Gary Player Country Club is one of the most popular stops on the European Tour.
With this edition of the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player taking the form of a Final Series event for the first time, the facilities and golf course will be in even better shape, so we decided to give you a guide to this wonderful venue and resort.
Last Updated on Thursday, 27 October 2016 06:10 Thursday, 27 October 2016 06:04
Sports Illustrated/Golf Magazine has named Bluejack National, located north of Houston, as the “best new private golf course” of 2016.
Bluejack National, home to the only Tiger Woods-designed golf course in the United States, was praised by the publication for the “fun, option-filled track that emphasizes width, angles, contours and recoverability, all in a handsome, oak-dotted, rolling canvas.”
Last Updated on Sunday, 21 August 2016 21:42 Sunday, 21 August 2016 21:25
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — R&A Scholar Damien Coleman has been working as a greenkeeper at The Olympic Golf Course in Rio de Janeiro during golf’s historic return to the games.
Damien, who studied at Myerscough College, works at Galway Bay Golf Club, and is the Vice President of Golf Course Superintendents Association of Ireland.
Here he gives an insight into preparing the Gil Hanse designed course at the Reserva de Marapendi – and the experience of a lifetime working at The Olympics.
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