David Davis

David, our International Correspondent and one of our most respected raters, hails from Oregon originally but took up golf since moving to Europe about 23 years ago. He resides in Amsterdam, is a 5 handicap and a member of the Noordwijkse. On the 30th of November 2018 at Augusta National, David completed our two most recent World Top 100 lists (World Top 100 or Bust!). His favorite courses are Royal County Down and Cypress Point.

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Dormie Club 05/06/2018

10th North Carolina - Best in Area
Last summer while in the Pinehurst area I had the pleasure of a 2ndvisit to Dormie Club. I’ve yet to find a Coore & Crenshaw course I really didn’t like. This one is full...

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Yokohama (West) 18/05/2018

1st Kanto - Best in Area 3rd Japan Ranking 5th Asia Ranking
When Yokohama Country Club decided it was time to renovate, possibly the single best choice they could have made was to look towards the dynamic duo of Coore & Crenshaw....

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Old Town 14/03/2018

2nd North Carolina - Best in Area 29th USA Ranking 33rd North America Ranking 65th World Ranking
Old Town Club has my vote for one of the most underrated courses in the world at the present moment. This last summer, while spending some time in Pinehurst, I had the wo...

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Lage Vuursche 14/03/2018

9th Netherlands Ranking 78th Continental Europe Ranking
It’s always great to get back to see the Lage Vuursche. The first, and for years, the only routing from Kyle Philips in The Netherlands. This fact is about to change with...

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Noordwijkse 07/03/2018

6th Netherlands Ranking 26th Continental Europe Ranking
Noordwijkse Golf Club receives the award for the greatest missed opportunity in The Netherlands. The club is so fortunate to have some of the greatest linksland in the wo...

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Utrecht de Pan 07/03/2018

2nd Netherlands Ranking 3rd Continental Europe Ranking 86th World Ranking
Utrechtse de Pan is arguably the best course in The Netherlands. Architecturally it is the best routed course, not only in The Netherlands but one of the best routed cour...

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Hilversumsche 07/03/2018

7th Netherlands Ranking 32nd Continental Europe Ranking
Hilversumsche Golf Club is another course that I don’t get to hardly enough. The current trend in The Netherlands is clearly aimed at much needed tree removal and creatin...

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Eindhoven 26/02/2018

4th Netherlands Ranking 23rd Continental Europe Ranking
Sometimes even in your home country you forget to visit some of the excellent local courses for a number of years. Eindhovensche Golf Club is a classic understated Harry...

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Olivos (Blanca & Colorada) 19/02/2018

1st Argentina Ranking
Olivos Golf Club is one of the premier classic courses of South America and on a recent visit I had the opportunity to pay them a visit. The first impression of the club...

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Loch Lomond 14/02/2018

1st Dunbartonshire - Best in Area 17th Scotland Ranking 40th Britain & Ireland Ranking
Loch Lomond is legendary for many reasons. First of all, it’s an extremely private members club in a country where 99.9% of the golf courses are accessible for everyone....

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Nordelta 14/02/2018

9th Argentina Ranking
On a recent golf trip to Argentina I had the pleasure of visiting a modern Nicklaus Design that is part of a massive housing development just out side of Buenos Aires cal...

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