Posts Tagged ‘Real Course’

The Oakmont Post: Ongoing 2016 Preview

It’s 2016, and Week 1 of the PGA Tour season is complete (including Spieth 2016 victory #1), so it’s officially appropriate to start looking ahead to the 2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club. Keep this post bookmarked, as it will be updated continuously up until U.S. Open week.       Oakmont in The…

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Course Profile: Muirfield 2013 Open

Muirfield 2013 Open Designer: T. Yeltzman Theme: Highlands Firm / Speed: Firm / Med-Fast Top 100 Ranking (December 15): 9th     Designer’s Notes: Muirfield. Home of the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers   Located in Gullane, East Lothian, Scotland, overlooking the Firth of Forth, Muirfield is one of the golf courses used in rotation for…

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Real Course Creations: Embrace the Process

It’s been uttered by many a great fictional course creator in The Golf Club, “I’d love to do a real course, but I just don’t have the patience or dedication”. It’s certainly true that a real course creation (RCR) requires a great amount of patience and dedication, as any effort to make an RCR should…

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Course Profile: Pebble Beach Golf Links (blacks)

Pebble Beach Golf Links (blacks) Designer: Brandon Pugh Theme: Tropical Firm / Speed: Med / Med-Fast Top 100 Ranking: 7th (November 2015)     Designer’s Notes: I have been wanting to remake my Pebble Beach for a long time. After making Firestone, I felt pretty good with taking it on. Used a lot of the same…

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