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PHOTOS: Keiser’s Coul Links Project Is Progressing View More
Coul Links in Scotland's Highlands is the next golf course being planned by Mike Keiser.

PHOTOS: Keiser’s Coul Links Project Is Progressing

Golf course developer Mike Keiser is revered for his work at Bandon Dunes, Cabot Links and Sand Valley. His next project is in Scotland. Keiser, along with business entrepreneur Todd Warnock, land owner Edward Abel Smith and the Embo Trust (Urras Euraboil) announced Friday their intent to submit a planning…

QUICK TAKE: Quail Hollow – What’s In A Name View More
Who names their golf courses better? Great Britain or the United States?

QUICK TAKE: Quail Hollow – What’s In A Name

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA | Didn’t someone once say that Britain and the US were two nations divided by a common language? It can be said that in golf the two countries are also divided by a common language. Bunkers and traps. Tee ball and drive. Flagstick and pin. Semi-rough and…

QUICK TAKE: New Course At Turnberry Impresses View More
Eric Trump with wife Lara (right) visited Scotland to open the new King Robert The Bruce Golf Course at Trump Turnberry in Ayrshire. (Photo courtesy of Trump Turnberry Resort)

QUICK TAKE: New Course At Turnberry Impresses

TURNBERRY, SCOTLAND | Once the new King Robert the Bruce course at Turnberry had been officially opened on Wednesday and the guests had started to disappear, Eric Trump and his wife, Lara, apparently took to the course for 15 quiet holes on their own – and never mind that Lara…

OPINION: Player-Jones Jr. Feud Unbecoming View More
The feud between Gary Player and Robert Trent Jones Jr. continues. (Photos: Gary Player, garyplayer.com; and Robert Trent Jones Jr., Action Images / Michael Craig)

OPINION: Player-Jones Jr. Feud Unbecoming

Disagreements are a part of life. But feuds never end well. William Anderson Hatfield and Randolph McCoy despised one another, with each trying to wipe out the other’s family. But they are inexorably linked, one name rarely mentioned without the other. While they haven’t resulted in gunfire yet, the roiling…

QUICK TAKE: Big Doings At Big Cedar Lodge View More
The wondrous limestone at Big Cedar's Mountain Top course designed by Gary Player creates a striking topography. (Photo courtesy of Big Cedar Lodge)

QUICK TAKE: Big Doings At Big Cedar Lodge

RIDGEDALE, Missouri – The good people at the resort known as Big Cedar Lodge have taken to calling it “America’s Next Great Golf Destination,” and I was initially inclined to dismiss those claims as hyperbole of the highest degree. But after taking a closer look at this rustic retreat, which…