Who doesn’t love a squared green? This one is the 9th green at the delightfully old-school St. Martin’s Course at Philadelphia Cricket Club. Originally built in 1895, this 9-holer is ideal for hickory play, and even includes a sand box tee on every hole.
@HurdzanGolf Did this video make its way here because of our walk-through the other day in which I made reference to 1980s music videos after you dropped the verb “synthesize” to describe a golf feature? My exact words were, “the 1980s called and it wants it’s synthesizer back.” If so, cool!
Nothing to do with golf. Everything to do with cool. Jan Hammer's music video to his iconic Miami Vice theme. https://t.co/6JUQcDOc5f
Go small or go home: These are the 13 best par-3 courses in America - Golf
Drive for show, and putt for dough. But if you really want to test your full arsenal of shots, try playing a well-designed par 3 course. Here are the ...
Before luxury car manufacturers (and golf architects) obsessed w/ gimmicks/flash/excess to differentiate themselves, there was Bruno Sacco, legendary chief designer at Mercedes-Benz from 58-99. His story of timeless designs parallels what golf architecture is now returning to.
Hurdzan attends last night preview of @OhioHistory Center's newest exhibit "Ohio - Champion of Sports", representing Ohio golf alongside household names from other sports, from LeBron James (basketball) to Jesse Owens (track) to Buster Douglas (boxing).
@HurdzanGolf @GCSAA Agree - similar to 'The British' when referring "THE OPEN Championship" (there's only 1).
Monday pedantics 🙄 Do drop the "s" from GreenS chairman, GreenSkeeper. No such thing. Why? In the old days, the entire course was called "the green" (including "fairgreens"). Old Tom Morris was thus "Keeper of the Green" and @GCSAA was Nat'l. Assoc. of Greenkeepers of America 😎
I captured this image a few years ago of Royal County Down. Not only is it one of my favorite images, but’s it’s also of one of my favorite courses. If you’re traveling to #Ireland this one needs to be on your list. #simplythebest #SundayMorning @RCDproshop