Colin Braithwaite

Colin is an avid golfer who has played well over 1,800 different golf courses and five of them well. He is a democratic golfer in that these courses have ranged from The Country Club to $9 munis. He has played every 18-hole course in Tennessee and Alaska. His home course is Old Natchez Country Club in Franklin, TN. He was first exposed to golf through the caddy program at Marshfield Country Club in Marshfield, MA. Colin may have the worst swing of any single digit handicapper. He is also the author of “A Good Walk Unspoiled”.

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Cliffs at Keowee Vineyards 17/01/2019

21st South Carolina - Best in Area
Number one is a welcoming hole short uphill take an extra club on your approach. The par 3 2nd and par 4 3rd are shoulder shrugs. Number four is a super hole. Downhi...

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Cliffs at Keowee Springs 15/01/2019

36th South Carolina - Best in Area
Interesting course, one of the many Cliff branded courses in NC and SC. If you have a tee time double check which course. I thought I was supposed to play the Falls to...

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Mission Inn (Las Colinas) 15/01/2019

93rd Florida - Best in Area
Las Colinas was added to Mission Inn in the early 1990s. Most consider it the easier of the two courses and I concur, but at over 7200 yards from the tips and water on 1...

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BallenIsles (East) 14/01/2019

91st Florida - Best in Area
Ballen Isles was the original PGA National Golf Club (1964-1973). After a fallout the founder and the PGA went separate ways in the early 1970s. The original East course...

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Adios 13/01/2019

87th Florida - Best in Area
The history and founding of Adios Golf Club is almost as interesting as the course itself. The property was originally owned by a spinster named Eleanor Ritchey. She wa...

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Pinehurst (No.9) 07/01/2019

42nd North Carolina - Best in Area
Recently, we had the pleasure of playing all 9 Pinehurst courses. Sean Delaney of golftripjunkie.com was instrumental in coordinating our itinerary and at a reasonable p...

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Pinehurst (No.7) 03/01/2019

44th North Carolina - Best in Area
Recently, we had the pleasure of playing all 9 Pinehurst courses. Sean Delaney of golftripjunkie.com was instrumental in coordinating our itinerary and at a reasonable p...

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Pinehurst (No.6) 02/01/2019

49th North Carolina - Best in Area
Recently, we had the pleasure of playing all 9 Pinehurst courses. Sean Delaney of golftripjunkie.com was instrumental in coordinating our itinerary and at a reasonable p...

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Kelly Plantation 27/12/2018

74th Florida - Best in Area
Kelly Plantation is a Fred Couples design and is on the site of an old turpentine plantation. The first hole welcomes you in and for some reason the par 5 dogleg left 2nd...

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Pinehurst (No.8) 26/12/2018

22nd North Carolina - Best in Area
Recently, we had the pleasure of playing all 9 Pinehurst courses. Sean Peterson of golftripjunkie.com was instrumental in coordinating our itinerary and at a reasonable...

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Dormie Club 25/12/2018

10th North Carolina - Best in Area
Recently, we had the pleasure of playing all 9 Pinehurst courses as well as Dormie. Sean Peterson of golftripjunkie.com was instrumental in coordinating our itinerary an...

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Pinehurst (No.4) 24/12/2018

24th North Carolina - Best in Area
Number 4 is a super course. I believe Gil Hanse captured the spirit of Pinehurst with embracing the old and leveraging the new. The first hole is a slight dogleg right....

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Ponte Vedra (Ocean) 10/12/2018

73rd Florida - Best in Area
The Ponte Vedra Inn & Club is one of the top resorts in the country. Per my wife, Beth, it has the best spa she has ever been to. The lap pool overlooking the Atlantic...

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Breakers (Rees Jones) 07/12/2018

67th Florida - Best in Area
The first hole is welcoming with a large landing area. It gets noticeably tougher on the par 4 2nd. Slight dogleg left with a well protected green with bunkers and water...

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