Golf at the Gallop – George Duncan

Although there is no way to know definitively, I get that sense that there was not as much media frenzy following golfers one hundred years ago. If there were, no doubt Scotsman George Duncan would have been branded for years

Golf at the Gallop – George Duncan

Although there is no way to know definitively, I get that sense that there was not as much media frenzy following golfers one hundred years ago. If there were, no doubt Scotsman George Duncan would have been branded for years

F. Scott Fitzgerald and Golf

While F. Scott Fitzgerald never wrote a book entirely about golf, he did use golf as a theme throughout his writings. Let’s start with a couple of highlights from one of the greatest novels of all time, the Great Gatsby,

F. Scott Fitzgerald and Golf

While F. Scott Fitzgerald never wrote a book entirely about golf, he did use golf as a theme throughout his writings. Let’s start with a couple of highlights from one of the greatest novels of all time, the Great Gatsby,

The Royal Worlington and Newmarket Golf Club

Perhaps because the name “Royal Worlington and Newmarket Golf Club” is too much of a mouthful, the renowned English golf course is more commonly referred to as “The Sacred Nine,” a term Bernard Darwin bestowed on it; or Mildenhall, the

The Royal Worlington and Newmarket Golf Club

Perhaps because the name “Royal Worlington and Newmarket Golf Club” is too much of a mouthful, the renowned English golf course is more commonly referred to as “The Sacred Nine,” a term Bernard Darwin bestowed on it; or Mildenhall, the

The Confidential Guide to Golf Courses – Volume 5 – Asia, Australia and New Zealand

Most tall buildings in the West skip the thirteenth floor, as it is considered unlucky. In Asia, the number four is considered unlucky and thus elevators there often go directly from the third floor to the fifth. So what’s up

The Confidential Guide to Golf Courses – Volume 5 – Asia, Australia and New Zealand

Most tall buildings in the West skip the thirteenth floor, as it is considered unlucky. In Asia, the number four is considered unlucky and thus elevators there often go directly from the third floor to the fifth. So what’s up

A Course Called Scotland

I somehow missed A Course Called Ireland, Tom Coyne’s first biography/travelogue a decade ago. Not so with his latest effort, A Course Called Scotland, published earlier this year. Coyne sets out to play all the links courses in Scotland in

A Course Called Scotland

I somehow missed A Course Called Ireland, Tom Coyne’s first biography/travelogue a decade ago. Not so with his latest effort, A Course Called Scotland, published earlier this year. Coyne sets out to play all the links courses in Scotland in

Royal Adelaide Golf Club

Australia is a country blessed with, among many other charms, world-class golf courses. Most golf fans probably know about the historic courses in the Sandbelt region around Melbourne, including Kingston Heath and Royal Melbourne. Golf magazines have given (justifiably) glowing

Royal Adelaide Golf Club

Australia is a country blessed with, among many other charms, world-class golf courses. Most golf fans probably know about the historic courses in the Sandbelt region around Melbourne, including Kingston Heath and Royal Melbourne. Golf magazines have given (justifiably) glowing

Clare Briggs on Golf

Prior to the popularity of radio, newspapers were the primary source to disseminate information with thousands of daily papers published. Even small cities often had multiple newspapers published with both morning and afternoon editions. Within this backdrop, the illustrator Clare Briggs

Clare Briggs on Golf

Prior to the popularity of radio, newspapers were the primary source to disseminate information with thousands of daily papers published. Even small cities often had multiple newspapers published with both morning and afternoon editions. Within this backdrop, the illustrator Clare Briggs