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The rise and fall of the troubled Burma Road

21 March 2017

Will lost love return to Wentworth's West course? Ten years ago, the West was ranked in our World Top 100 but it has since fallen from grace despite multiple renovations costing tens of millions of pounds. We detail the latest changes that will be unveiled at this year's PGA Championship...

The rise and fall of the troubled Burma Road

Top 100 Golf Courses of Canada 2017

17 March 2017

Two years ago, when we last reviewed our Canadian Top 100, we mentioned that St George’s had only just held onto its No.1 ranking position and we hinted that it might be displaced by Cabot Links this time around. Well, it just shows you should never try to predict these things...

Top 100 Golf Courses of Canada 2017

​Top 50 Golf Courses of New Zealand 2017

16 March 2017

The big news is that we have a brand new entry at the top of the Kiwi table. Tom Doak’s creation at Tara Iti has proven to be far more popular with raters than his other high profile New Zealand design at Cape Kidnappers.

​Top 50 Golf Courses of New Zealand 2017

Review of the Month February 2017 – Almouj - Oman

14 March 2017

The ball soars against a vivid backdrop of blues, with the pale blue sky dropping like a curtain onto a deeper blue ocean and the raised sloping green. Drama and beauty meld happily in one terrific short hole.

Review of the Month February 2017 – Almouj - Oman

Scottish Design Masters 2017

07 March 2017

A report on the Scottish International Golf Course Architects Conference in Inverness, organised by the Golf Tourism Development Group, a consortium including VisitScotland, Scottish Enterprise, Scottish Development International, Scottish Golf Ltd and the PGA...

Scottish Design Masters 2017

​Top 10 Golf Courses of Kenya 2017

26 February 2017

The PGA Baobab course at Vipingo Ridge remains at the top of our newly updated Kenyan rankings. Designed by architect David Jones, this layout became the first in Africa to obtain PGA accreditation in October 2016...

​Top 10 Golf Courses of Kenya 2017

The 240 "Real Links" courses of Britain & Ireland

24 February 2017

240 courses in Britain and Ireland have made our Real Links list and Scotland can proudly lay claim to possessing more links courses than any other country, 100 in total. But there are 63 in Ireland (50 in the Republic and 13 in the North), 55 in England, 18 in Wales and four on three separate islands.

The 240 "Real Links" courses of Britain & Ireland

Review of the Month January 2017 – Forsgate Country Club (Banks)

16 February 2017

In today's "connected" world it's hard to imagine any "sleeper" courses escaping view. Especially when such courses are in an immediate core area where other courses of distinction exist. Such is the case with a particular facility located halfway between the large cities of New York and Philadelphia.

Review of the Month January 2017 – Forsgate Country Club (Banks)

Take your game to the next level with Bird Golf Academies

15 February 2017

Golf instruction can often be viewed as being intimidating and restrictive, but the innovative Bird Golf Academy in the United States is altering that perception with a personalised approach to helping golfers improve and fulfil their potential.

Take your game to the next level with Bird Golf Academies