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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, 101 in total. But there are 63 in Ireland (50 in the Republic and 13 in the North), 54 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)

​Top 10 Golf Courses of Colombia 2017

15 February 2017

We first introduced a Top 5 ranking for Colombia in 2013 which we then revised a couple of years ago. Drawing on additional sources of data during the latest reappraisal process for this South American country, we’re now able to extend the national listings to a new Top 10.

​Top 10 Golf Courses of Colombia 2017

Centurion Club to host new European Tour GolfSixes event

13 February 2017

The European Tour has unveiled GolfSixes, a six-hole team event that aims to "modernise" and "broaden the appeal" of golf. The inaugural €1 million tournament will make its debut at the Centurion Club in Hertfordshire on May 6-7, 2017.

Centurion Club to host new European Tour GolfSixes event

Top 50 Golf Courses of the Caribbean and Atlantic Islands 2017

10 February 2017

We include twenty-five island nations in our Caribbean and Atlantic Islands region, but our Top 50 rankings are dominated by courses from three countries that occupy almost half the listing positions: Dominican Republic (10), Puerto Rico (8) and Bahamas (6)...

Top 50 Golf Courses of the Caribbean and Atlantic Islands 2017

​Top 30 Golf Courses of South Korea 2017

07 February 2017

South Cape Owners Club remains at the top of our newly expanded South Korean chart and this Kyle Phillips design on Namhae Island was a new entry in the November 2015 edition of our World Top 100...

​Top 30 Golf Courses of South Korea 2017

​Top 20 Golf Courses of the Middle East 2017

05 February 2017

Undeniably the United Arab Emirates is the premier golfing country in the Middle East, so it will come as no surprise that fourteen UAE courses dominate the rankings within our inaugural 2017 Middle East Top 20.

​Top 20 Golf Courses of the Middle East 2017

​Top 10 Golf Courses of Egypt and Tunisia 2017

03 February 2017

We revise our 2017 golf course rankings for the North African countries of Egypt and Tunisia where inbound tourism for each nation is suffering significantly due to political instability and security concerns...

​Top 10 Golf Courses of Egypt and Tunisia 2017

Crackdown on Golf in China

30 January 2017

Last weekend China announced the closure of 111 courses following a multi-year campaign to protect land and water resources. An additional 18 courses were ordered to return land and 47 clubs were told to halt construction. Among these course closures was Stone Forest's extraordinarily dramatic Leaders Peak.

Crackdown on Golf in China