Tag: Course of the week

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Course of the Week: Pebble Beach Golf Links

June 9, 2019 By
It’s been nine years since Pebble Beach Golf Links hosted the U.S. Open, but somehow it doesn’t seem so long ago. Time flies in Pebble Beach, Calif., something to which longtime assistant superintendent Jack Holt can attest. “It’s been 38 ...

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Grand Haven Golf Club to rebrand as American Dunes Golf Club

May 28, 2019 By
Folds of Honor Founder Dan Rooney will collaborate with Jack Nicklaus and Nicklaus Design to create American Dunes Golf Club. Grand Haven Golf Club (GHCC) — located near the eastern shore of Lake Michigan — hosted the first golf tournament ...

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Aerial of the 2nd hole Potomac Shores. Photo: Troon

Potomac Shores Golf Club completes course enhancement

May 28, 2019 By
Potomac Shores Golf Club, the award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature design in Dumfries, Va., recently completed a multiphase course enhancement project which included re-grassing fairways and bunker renovations. Chad Goetz from Nicklaus Design and Troon’s agronomy team led the 10-month project ...

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Course of the Week: Braemar Golf Course

May 14, 2019 By
On May 15, the city of Edina, Minn., will unveil its new, Richard Mandell-designed 18-hole Braemar Golf Course on the site of the old 27-hole layout. Jeff Mold serves as superintendent of the course. Braemar is the first new 18-hole ...

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Course of the Week: Gleneagles

May 6, 2019 By
Gleneagles, in Scotland, celebrates the 100th anniversary of its King’s and Queen’s Courses this month. The courses were officially opened on May 1, 1919. They were designed by James Braid and created using nothing more than manual labor, a horse ...

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Course of the Week: The Loop at Forest Dunes

May 2, 2019 By
Forest Dunes Golf Club in Roscommon, Mich., features a Tom Doak reversible design: The Loop. The two different course layouts, Black clockwise and Red counter-clockwise, alternate directions on a daily basis. The Loop is the only reversible course of its ...

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