241 courses in Britain and Ireland made our version two (v2) Real Links list. Scotland has more than any other country, 100 in total, with 62 in Ireland (50 in the Republic and 12 in the North), 56 in England, 19 in Wales and 4 on three separate islands.
Bulls Bay is one of golf’s best-kept secrets. Though its renown has grown in recent years, the vision of founder Joe Rice and the late Mike Strantz, has been given a much-deserved facelift by Alan Black and his grounds crew, and the result is truly something to behold.
A golfing journey that started at the Pacific in July ends at the opposite side of the USA in New England. This final update focuses on the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
We're approaching the end of our biennial US Best in State re- ranking process with this penultimate revision for the Mid-Atlantic states of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.
I had the great pleasure of playing Ardfin in the COVID summer of 2020. It was a major investment but justified by being both my anniversary and the penultimate round of my own Top 100 challenge.
Four months after starting our state revisions at the Pacific, we’ve now reached the Atlantic. In this release we’re reviewing the eight states of Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.
Gil Hanse wasn’t competing with his Olympic Games creation in Rio when designing his first Asian course, however the concept was bound to make headlines: A recreation of the lost, legendary Lido.
Due to Canyata’s intense privacy there’s very little information on the Internet about it. So how do you properly evaluate this course? I’m not sure, because there’s certainly nowhere else I’ve played to which it compares.
In this Best in State refresh, we take a closer look at the golf-rich states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin, where we’ve increased our coverage by more than 25% to a total of 295 golf courses.
Last month, we updated the rankings for the East South Central states of the USA. We now move to the northwest to shine the spotlight on courses in the farm belt states of Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota.