Mountain Lake : The Formative History and Enduring Nature of the Colony

The title’s ending sounds intriguing: “The Colony.” This is not just a golf course or a country club, but its own genre, which sounds more like something a colonial power might exercise dominion over. The cover of the centennial history

Mountain Lake : The Formative History and Enduring Nature of the Colony

The title’s ending sounds intriguing: “The Colony.” This is not just a golf course or a country club, but its own genre, which sounds more like something a colonial power might exercise dominion over. The cover of the centennial history

125 Years of Irish Golf – Ballybunion and Lahinch

Ballybunion and Lahinch, the Maggie Smith and Judi Dench of Irish golf courses. I know the feminine duo are English, but the point is they are both grande dames in their respective genres: Dench and Smith in acting, and Ballybunion

125 Years of Irish Golf – Ballybunion and Lahinch

Ballybunion and Lahinch, the Maggie Smith and Judi Dench of Irish golf courses. I know the feminine duo are English, but the point is they are both grande dames in their respective genres: Dench and Smith in acting, and Ballybunion

The Bonnie Links of Turnberry

How many of the great golf courses of the world were singular achievements? Less than you would think. Although Charles Blair Macdonald took full credit for the National Golf Links, what would the final routing and layout look like without

The Bonnie Links of Turnberry

How many of the great golf courses of the world were singular achievements? Less than you would think. Although Charles Blair Macdonald took full credit for the National Golf Links, what would the final routing and layout look like without

The National Golf Links of America

“Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all?” The question we post today is not one of feminine beauty, but rather, what is the best golf club history ever published? For more than 100 years the mirror

The National Golf Links of America

“Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all?” The question we post today is not one of feminine beauty, but rather, what is the best golf club history ever published? For more than 100 years the mirror

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