Courses Feature

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Course Review | Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Club, Gulf Shores, Ala.
Located on a strip of land bordered by the Gulf of Mexico and Bon Secour Bay near Gulf Shores, Ala., Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Club is the state's top-ranked course, according to Golfweek, and is near the top on almost every other list.
20 Mar 2015 - 11:44am - 0 Comments
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Orangeburg C.C. named one of S.C.'s best
ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- Tottering on the brink of closure six years ago, Orangeburg Country Club received a last-minute reprieve and now ranks No. 1 in the Midlands Region in the South Carolina Golf Course Rating Panel's "Best You Can Play" balloting.
15 Mar 2015 - 8:38am - 0 Comments
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Course Review: True Blue, Pawleys Island, S.C.
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. -- True Blue Golf Club is akin to love-hate relationship for golfers. It'll test your limits, but you can't help but enjoy it. That's often the artistry and allure of Mike Strantz golf course designs.
15 Mar 2015 - 2:38am - 0 Comments
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New Orleans breaks ground on PGA Tour-quality golf course
Not many major American cities can boast the construction of brand-new golf courses these days. Not only is New Orleans building a new course, it is designed to be a true championship facility. 
12 Feb 2015 - 11:24pm - 0 Comments
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PGA Professional honored to serve at military course
It was Sept. 11, 2001. The most infamous attacks on American soil were unravelling before my eyes.
20 Jun 2014 - 1:26pm - 0 Comments
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Ten states that have never hosted the PGA Tour still on outside looking in
Starting this week in San Antonio, the PGA Tour again will come to Texas four times in 2014, giving Lone Star State residents plenty of opportunities to see their favorite golfers.
24 Mar 2014 - 7:28pm - 0 Comments
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Ohio course buys a pair of hovercrafts to use as carts for adventurous golfers
For the curious and the adventurous, a round of golf at an Ohio course is about to become the place to be. 
9 Jul 2013 - 10:25pm - 0 Comments
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Harbour Town Golf Links worth the visit
When you think Harbour Town, I'm thinking you think lighthouse. Probably the RBC Heritage and the iconic 18th hole. Possibly the yachts anchored on Calibogue Sound. How much thought do you give the other 17 holes and entire Sea Pines resort?  My guess is -- not enough.
17 Apr 2013 - 9:22pm - 1 Comments
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Blue Monster at Doral to be blown up next week, re-emerge as brand new
DORAL, Fla. -- Donald Trump last year signed a contract to buy the Doral Golf Resort, and he hired respected architect Gil Hanse to renovate the Blue Monster course that hosts the WGC-Cadillac Championship.
5 Mar 2013 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
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Hanse updates Country Club before tackling course for 2016 Olympics
BROOKLINE, Mass. -- When Gil Hanse was hired to renovate the golf course at The Country Club, he knew there were some corners of the historic property that were better left alone.
30 Dec 2012 - 1:55pm - 1 Comments
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Test course regular page
BROOKLINE, Mass. -- When Gil Hanse was hired to renovate the golf course at The Country Club, he knew there were some corners of the historic property that were better left alone.
4 Jun 2012 - 3:47pm - 0 Comments
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Chambers Bay experiments with set-ups in advance of 2015 U.S. Open
When Chambers Bay was awarded the 2015 U.S. Open just months after opening, there was no blueprint for how the course would react to championship conditions.
28 Dec 2011 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
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The Pasatiempo Experience
When your golf course sits about half way between the Monterey Peninsula (Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill, Cypress Point) and the San Francisco area (San Francisco Golf Club, Olympic Club, TPC Harding Park), it's understandably tough to get attention.
23 Sep 2011 - 11:52am - 2 Comments
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Seabrook Island, South Carolina Golf Courses
When your golf course sits about half way between the Monterey Peninsula (Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill, Cypress Point) and the San Francisco area (San Francisco Golf Club, Olympic Club, TPC Harding Park), it's understandably tough to get attention.
15 Aug 2011 - 5:54pm - 0 Comments
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Minority Report: How Innisbrook is helping change the face of golf
3 Feb 2011 - 12:23am - 2 Comments
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The Dream 18 of South Carolina: Hole no. 13 - The 18th hole at Caledonia Golf Club
To be a great golf course, you need a great finishing hole. It's the lasting impression golfers have as they leave their round, it's the hole they are looking forward to as they pull up.
23 Sep 2010 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
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The Dream 18 of South Carolina: Hole no. 12 - The 18th hole at Melrose Golf Club
To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of our demise here at Melrose Golf Club have been greatly exaggerated.
23 Sep 2010 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments
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The Dream 18 of South Carolina: Hole no. 11 - The 18th hole at Wild Dunes
The Links Course at Wild Dunes Resort is a classic golf challenge featuring rolling fairways, rustling palms, massive dunes and finishing holes along the Atlantic, with the oceanfront 18th hole being one of the most acclaimed, stunning par-5 finishing holes in South Carolina.
23 Sep 2010 - 2:03pm - 0 Comments
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Bethpage Black: A Bucket List course
One of the most common and strongest bonds between golfers is the shared courses they play, particularly ones of historic and iconic status.
26 Jun 2010 - 2:40pm - 0 Comments