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Review of the Month September 2017 - Manawatu

I'd relish occasionally being punished some other way for slicing it other than repeatedly hacking it out from under a wall of majestic Pines/Totara. This is probably just a reflection of my ability and I should just get better at golf. Or become a vigilante arborist.

Review of the Month September 2017 - Manawatu

​Finca Cortesin – 18 new greens and a new green initiative

Ten years have passed since I first visited Finca Cortesin, I was there just after the course opened for play in 2006. My initial impressions were strong then and I knew that it would become a serious player, not just in Spanish golf, but also in Continental Europe.

​Finca Cortesin – 18 new greens and a new green initiative

King's course at Royal Bled heads our new Slovenian rankings

Located within the Julian Alps, Royal Bled changed ownership in 2013 after it was acquired by Serbian entrepreneur and passionate golfer, Dragan Šolak. The new owner then embarked on an ambitious (and costly) mission to upgrade the King’s course...

King's course at Royal Bled heads our new Slovenian rankings

Punchless Presidents Cup needs pizzazz

The word competition means a contest in which two sides have relatively equal opportunities in achieving victory. The Presidents Cup golf matches is anything but and in need of a major overhaul to attain what's been lacking since the event commenced in 1994.

Punchless Presidents Cup needs pizzazz

North Scotland - Top 50 Golf Courses 2017

North Scotland is the third and final release of our Scottish Top 50 ranking updates, incorporating four regions: Perth & Kinross, Angus & Dundee, North East Scotland and North Scotland. Nearly forty courses from this area should occupy positions in our new Scottish Top 100 which will be published soon.

North Scotland - Top 50 Golf Courses 2017

Response to Course Reviews

St Enodoc (Church)

For me the 4th is a bit of a classic strategic Par 4: You ideally need to drive closer to the OB on the right to have an easier second shot. How much of the cor...

Farnham

I fully agree with these sentiments about Farnham. I did not know a lot about the course, but having been shown around by Alisdair Hay (what a great guy to have...

St Enodoc (Church)

I'm a huge fan of St Enodoc but it's those middle holes that in my opinion mean it is not quite as good as Saunton - East. the BIG 3, Saunton, St Enodoc and Bur...

Royal Lytham & St Annes

Surprised by four ball ratings on this site for Royal Lytham & St Annes. It is a fantastic golf course, which holds its own with any course on the rota. Okay...