What To Play – June 2016

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Pebble Beach Golf Links (blacks) by Brandon Pugh

 

We looked at some courses last month that were on the extreme ends of he scale, either courses that played the easiest or courses that were most difficult. This month I will be focusing on the middle of the spectrum, highlighting courses that I have marked as Medium-Easy, Medium, or Medium-Hard difficulties. These may fluctuate on your own personal spectrum, but these should provide for a good moderate range of challenges. You will also see a good mix of designers, themes, and different styles to choose from. And lastly, as usual, you will see my appreciation for real courses also reflected here with a number of them mixed in.

 

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Westmorland CC by Wayne Adams

 

Medium-Easy Courses

NameDesignerTheme
Pebble Beach Golf Links (blacks)Brandon PughTropical
Glen Abbey GC (Canadian Open) SaturdayBryan BoomerRustic
Red Rock NationalNick WeisgerberDesert
Golf Club of HoustonWilliam BradfordRustic
Barefoot-DyeSteve PopeBoreal
The Canuck Club at Devils’ EscarpmentAndre QuennevilleBoreal
Westmorland Manor CCWayne AdamsCountryside
Royal Troon Old Course 2015YeltzmanLinks
The Walker Course Clemson, SCWilliam BradfordBoreal
Grey Raven G.C.Seth CampionRustic

 

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Fossmill Golf Club by Mikael Thunberg

 

Medium Courses

Kipahulu ReserveHenrik SundqvistTropical
Old Beaver Creek – ChampionshipBill Rader & Brian JeffordsCountryside
The BreakersRich BankerDelta
McKee McGrodo Platinum (A)Jeremy BlaylockHighlands
Fossmill Golf ClubMikael ThunbergBoreal
Eighteen at Strawberry PlainsTodd DriverDelta
Spectacle Island Links (Tour)Antonio ScarpacciHighlands
The players club, Conklin nyRandy BellomioBoreal
The Par 3 Course at Flora ParkElliot CawCountryside
Royal Burberry Black (Sunday)Jordan SpringerHighlands

 

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TPC @ Boston by Kenny Canham

 

Medium-Hard Courses

Whistling Straits, Sheboygan WI OverseededCraig FreyHighlands
Royal Lytham & St Annes 2015YeltzmanHighlands
The TimberwolfAndre QuennevilleHighlands
Skull Valley Golf Club – OutlawSteve PopeDesert
TPC @ Boston – thurs (new textures)Kenny CanhamRustic
The HomesteadBrian Jeffords / Andre QuennevilleHarvest
Royal BallyloughRod SimpsonHighlands
Sugar Hills: TGC EditionJohn RubenkoenigHarvest
Wild Goose Run Country ClubRoger RamjetRustic
Cairn OrchardDale BurgerHarvest

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