Golf Course News: Golf Course Architecture

Fifth hole at Augusta National could soon be lengthened   The fifth hole at Augusta National Golf Club could soon be extended after preliminary site plans were filed to the Augusta Planning and Development Department. A report from The Augusta Chronicle indicates that the tee box for tournament play could be pushed back by between 20 and 30 yards. The move would […]

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Golf Course Architecture – Chee Chan Golf Resort

New course at Chee Chan Golf Resort set to open this May A new golf course is set to open for play later this year in Thailand. The layout at Chee Chan Golf Resort has been drawn up by architect David Dale of Golplan. GCA spoke to Dale to find out more about what golfers can expect, and how he’s […]

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Rees Jones design at Danzante Bay now fully open for play

All 18 holes at Danzante Bay Golf Club near Loreto, Mexico, are now open for play. The Rees Jones design is the centerpiece of the Villa del Palmar resort on the east coast of the Baja Peninsula along the Sea of Cortez. Eleven holes were completed in 2016, including the spectacular par three seventeenth hole that featured on the cover […]

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