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PLACES WE'VE PLAYED/AIKEN GOLF CLUB

Aiken Golf Club: Short on yardage, long on pure golf pleasure

AIKEN, S.C. — Arguably the most accomplished and acclaimed architect in the history of golf, Donald Ross had a favorite and oft repeated quote that characterized the game as he saw it: “Golf should be a pleasure, not a penance.”  »

Palmetto Golf Club: A true treasure steeped in golf history PLACES WE'VE PLAYED/PALMETTO GOLF CLUB

Palmetto Golf Club: A true treasure steeped in golf history

AIKEN, S.C. – For 81 participants, the historic course at Palmetto Golf Club is the challenge that stands between them and...  »

Will green renaissance at Chambers Bay lead to more majors? GOLF AGRONOMY/CHAMBERS BAY

Will green renaissance at Chambers Bay lead to more majors?

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — The brown, lumpy patches that dotted nearly every putting surface at Chambers Bay and becam...  »

Olivas Links: Understated, elegant and a lot of fun to play OLIVAS LINKS/PLACES WE'VE PLAYED

Olivas Links: Understated, elegant and a lot of fun to play

We’re the Wandering Spencers, Reid and Lee, living life out of suitcases, playing our trade in the auto racing profession an...  »

Big Island Country Club: Hawaii's under-the-radar scenic gem PLACES WE'VE PLAYED/BIG ISLAND CC

Big Island Country Club: Hawaii's under-the-radar scenic gem

Forget the golf, for the time being. If you’re simply looking for one of the garden spots on Planet Earth, Big Island C...  »

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Italy's Villaverde joins European Tour Properties network
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Italy's Villaverde joins European Tour Properties network

Villaverde Hotel & Resort Wellness Spa & Golf, host venue of the Senior Ital...  »

Etowah Valley celebrates 50th anniversary as premier resort
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Etowah Valley celebrates 50th anniversary as premier resort

  ETOWAH, N.C.  – A golf course that sprang from unique beginnings cel...  »

Orangeburg CC's reputation extends far beyond Palmetto State
GOLF TRAVEL/ORANGEBURG CC

Orangeburg CC's reputation extends far beyond Palmetto State

Not that Orangeburg, South Carolina is – or ever was – the middle of nowhere...  »

Places We Play: Nicklaus' North Palm Beach CC is a real
PLACES WE'VE PLAYED/NORTH PALM BEACH CC

Places We Play: Nicklaus' North Palm Beach CC is a real "Bear"

One of the real benefits of our annual trip to St. Louis Cardinals’ Spring T...  »

SilverRock presents strong challenge worthy of Tour's best
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SilverRock presents strong challenge worthy of Tour's best

La QUINTA, CALIF. – As Ol’ Man Winter tightens his grip on much of the natio...  »

Olympic architect Gil Hanse to
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Olympic architect Gil Hanse to "re-imagine" Pinehurst No. 4

Nice knowing you, Tom Fazio. There won’t be much left of your challengi...  »

Clive Clark's creative design highlights Indian Wells' renewal
GOLF TRAVEL/INDIAN WELLS

Clive Clark's creative design highlights Indian Wells' renewal

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – In the golf course design profession, Clive Clark i...  »

No cactus on Mission Hills courses – just excellent golf
GOLF TRAVEL/ PALM SPRINGS

No cactus on Mission Hills courses – just excellent golf

In the great American Southwest, there is desert golf. And then there is Pa...  »

Pairing golf and wine helps elevate stature of Yadkin Valley
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Pairing golf and wine helps elevate stature of Yadkin Valley

Even for a native North Carolinian who has spent his entire career as a writ...  »

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PLACES WE'VE PLAYED/MIMOSA HILLS

Add "accessibility" to the many virtues of Mimosa Hills

In the North Carolina mountains, where legendary Scottish golf course archit...  »

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Palmetto Golf Club: A true treasure steeped in golf history
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Palmetto Golf Club: A true treasure steeped in golf history

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After decade-long drought, Retief Goosen wins another major

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Birdie blitz propels Sei Young Kim to Marathon Classic title

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