Posts Tagged ‘TGC Tours This Week’

TGC Tours This Week: 03/28 – 04/02

PGA Tour: Shell Houston Open Golf Club of Houston Tour   Designer: William Bradford Theme: Rustic Firm / Speed: Med / Fast Version Reviewed: Regular   Notes: Each year the Shell Houston Open generally gets lost in the shuffle of the peak of the basketball season, as least when it comes to my viewership, so my…

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TGC Tours This Week: 03/21 – 03/26

PGA Tour: WGC – Dell Match Play Horned Viper GC Tour Designer: Bryan Boomer Theme: Delta Firm / Speed: Med / Fast (187)   Notes: I recently reviewed another Delta course by Bryan, Arctic Curse, which was released earlier than the latest version of Horned Viper was. I noted that Arctic Curse, while heavily planted, still…

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TGC Tours This Week: 3/14 – 3/19

PGA Tour: Arnold Palmer Invitational Nusantara Designer: Dale Burger Theme: Tropical Firm / Speed: Med / Med-Fast   Notes: If you have followed me at all, you know that my preference for play is real courses or realistic fictional courses. It took me about 4 holes into this one to realize that this course was not…

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TGC Tours This Week: 03/07 – 03/12

PGA Tour: Valspar Championship McKee McGrodo Platinum   Designer: Jeremy Blaylock Theme: Highlands Firm / Speed: Med-Firm / Med-Fast   Notes: This is one impressive piece of property. The view is so expansive on some holes that I actually ran into some occasional lag on the PS4.   The sculpting is great, as expected, and the…

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TGC Tours This Week: 02/29 – 03/05

PGA Tour: WGC – Cadillac Championship Trump National Doral     Designer: Colin J. Watt Theme: Countryside Firm / Speed: Med / Fast (187)   Notes: I remember this course from last year’s WGC – Cadillac, and it was a great host for the tournament. The Countryside theme was a bit of a stretch for a…

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TGC Tours This Week: 2/22 – 2/27

PGA Tour: The Honda Classic Tye Dunes     Designer: Patrick Yates Theme: Highlands Firm / Speed: Firm / Fast Notes: I will consider this Patrick’s follow-up to University Links, because I’m not really sure if he released other courses in between or not. I have never reviewed University Links, but if you haven’t played it…

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TGC Tours This Week: 2/15-2/20

PGA Tour: Northern Trust Open Riviera Country Club Designer: Bryan Boomer Theme: Rustic Firm / Speed: Med / Fast   Notes: Riviera has long been one of the highlights of the PGA Tour season, and the George Thomas design has been studied and praised by countless architects. While sadly there is no one theme in TGC…

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TGC Tours This Week: 2/08 – 2/13

PGA Tour: AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Pebble Beach Golf Links (Tour A)     Designer: Brandon Pugh Theme: Tropical Firm / Speed: Med / Med-Fast   Notes: The more I play this course, the more it moves up my list. I’ve played Pebble Beach a ton of times virtually over many generations of games, and this…

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TGC Tours This Week: 2/01 – 2/06

In a new feature that I ambitiously hope to present each week, I will be playing and reviewing each course being played across all of the TGC Tours this week. As you may know, my list of courses to play is quite extensive, and my average time to reach a course on the list is…

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