The October 2020 problem of Golf Course Structure journal is out now in each printed and digital codecs.
The duvet of this newest problem options the closing inexperienced of Fox Chapel GC in Pittsburgh, photographed by Russell Kirk. Fazio Design has not too long ago accomplished a restoration of the Seth Raynor course, and we converse with lead architect Tom Marzolf to seek out out extra.
Additionally on this problem we ask how finest to method golf and residential developments. Golf course architects together with Invoice Coore, Robert Trent Jones Jr, Jay Blasi, Colton Craig, Jason Straka, Howard Swan, Gary Johnston and Kevin Ramsey present perception into for the important thing concerns for golf and housing initiatives.
There may be information of the brand new Kyle Phillips-designed PGA Nationwide Czech Republic course close to Prague; Caspar Grauballe talks concerning the renovation he’s overseeing at Djursholm Golf Membership in Sweden; and we study the routing for Zac Blair’s Buck Membership venture with King-Collins.
We even have an On Web site report from Vaughn Halyard, who visited Forest Dunes in Michigan, the place a brand new 10-hole par-three course – designed by Riley Johns and Keith Rhebb – has simply opened, becoming a member of the resort’s unique Forest Dunes course designed by Tom Weiskopf and The Loop, the reversible format created by Tom Doak.
Elsewhere, we profile Columbine Nation Membership in Denver, which is on the lookout for a return to its former glories as a serious championship venue following a renovation by Rees Jones; and Connor Lewis examines earlier debates about expertise in golf and asks what we will be taught from them.
We even have perception items from Mark Ganning of Hunter Industries, who explains how Lincoln GC went concerning the course of of putting in a brand new irrigation system; Tiffany Koss of Kafka Granite, who describes the partnership between two Wisconsin golf companies; Paul Chester of Huxley Golf, who explains how a well-designed brief course can enhance earnings; and Pablo Muñoz Vega of Surtec Golf Agronomy, who highlights the significance of an irrigation audit.
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