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​Top 100 Golf Courses of Spain 2020

18 January 2020

Rising one position in our latest Spanish Top 100, Real Club Valderrama regains the #1 status it last held in 2010. Not only that, the course climbed to #4 in our Continental Europe listings just a few days ago and re-entered our World Top 100 last month…

​Top 100 Golf Courses of Spain 2020

​Top 100 Golf Courses of France 2020

15 January 2020

Having just produced our latest Continental European Top 100, it’s now time to turn our attention to the constituent countries that comprise this vast geographic region. We’re starting with France, which contributed 19 courses to our new European rankings...

​Top 100 Golf Courses of France 2020

​Top 100 Golf Courses of Continental Europe 2020

13 January 2020

It’s two years since we published the last edition of our Top 100 chart for Continental Europe and as this listing is refreshed biennially, it’s now time to reveal our latest ranking positions for 2020-21.

​Top 100 Golf Courses of Continental Europe 2020

Review of the Month December 2019 – Cape Arundel

10 January 2020

Cape Arundel is finally receiving the recognition it deserves... In my opinion, any true student of the game should pay a visit to Cape Arundel to study its green complexes. In a word, a round at Cape Arundel is surreal.

Review of the Month December 2019 – Cape Arundel

Golfing in Lanzarote and Fuerteventura

27 December 2019

Earlier this year we explored all the golf facilities in Gran Canaria, having already visited all of the courses on Tenerife and La Gomera. To round off the Canary Islands we recently took a short trip to look at six layouts on Lanzarote and Fuerteventura.

Golfing in Lanzarote and Fuerteventura

Top 100 Golf Courses of the USA 2020

20 December 2019

Welcome to the 7th revision of our biennial USA Top 100. A total of 163 courses have appeared in these listings down the years, some lasting for only one edition, others enjoying long stretches in the national limelight before falling off the list.

Top 100 Golf Courses of the USA 2020

L is for Lion's Mouth – Template Holes

12 December 2019

The term “Lion’s Mouth” hails from the famous pot at The Old Course’s No. 13. Ironically enough, that bunker has little to do with the “Lion’s Mouth” template. And yet the 13th, “Hole O’ Cross,” is still considered the origin of the template. Confused? Let’s break it down.

L is for Lion's Mouth – Template Holes

Review of the Month November 2019 – Queenwood

12 December 2019

When I was younger I used to drive past Queenwood a lot as it's opposite Foxhills Golf Club, where I was a member for a few years. I always used to look out of the window and tell myself that one day I'd be inside the metal gates, playing the Augusta of England...

Review of the Month November 2019 – Queenwood

​Top 100 Golf Courses of the World 2020

08 December 2019

Thanks to the combined efforts of our worldwide panel of correspondents and raters, we bring you the latest edition of our Top 100 Golf Courses of the World, where the USA leads the way with forty-two listed courses.

​Top 100 Golf Courses of the World 2020

Top 100 Links Courses of Britain and Ireland 2020

03 December 2019

Some of our regular readers may remember a Links news item published during the dark winter days of 2017 which generated quite a bit of feedback. We’ve now decided to revive the Top 100 GB&I Links rankings and have taken it a stage further...

Top 100 Links Courses of Britain and Ireland 2020