The Golf Advisor team brings you news, tips and commentary on the best places to play golf around the world and how to do it. We'll feature special guests, from course architects to superintendents and many others, that help make the game great.
Golf Advisor's Brad Klein and Brandon Tucker visit Northern Michigan and speak with Dana Fry, architect of the brand new South Course at Arcadia Bluffs, which is turning heads with its linear shaping that pays homage to Seth Raynor.
Matt Ginella and Tim Gavrich discuss the brand new Coore & Crenshaw design, Ozarks National at Big Cedar Lodge, and why this part of Missouri is now worthy of a national audience.
Matt Ginella shares his extended interviews with Jackie Burke Jr. and Hal Sutton from Houston's famed Champions Golf Club.
"Golf course architect" is in the running for "world's coolest job." In this episode, Golf Advisor writers Brad Klein and Tim Gavrich sit down with American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) members Jeff Blume and Jan Bel Jan to discuss the evolution of golf course design as a business and an art form.
Blume, a Texan and current ASGCA President, is knowledgeable both in protecting golf courses from the fury of hurricanes and using golf courses to divert storm waters away from residential neighborhoods. Bel Jan, the Society's Vice President, is one of a small handful of women in the profession, and has a fascinating backstory of her own.
Golf presents its fair share of high-pressure situations.
How do you carry on the legacy of one of golf’s most beloved and influential figures after his passing?
That’s something the Arnold Palmer Design Company grapples with every day. In this episode, Golf Advisor Senior Writers Brad Klein and Tim Gavrich sat down with one of APDC’s principals, Brandon Johnson.
Johnson and colleague Thad Layton recently finished renovating the practice facility at Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club & Lodge. It includes an innovative two-and-a-half acre short game facility, as well as a reimagined driving range that should delight PGA Tour pros, members and guests alike.
Other topics included Johnson’s unique path into golf course architecture, his relationship with Arnold Palmer and much more.
Managing Editor Brandon Tucker is joined by Senior Writers Bradley S. Klein and Jason Deegan to discuss some of the trends they saw in golf course and resort management, architecture and agronomy. They talk new and renovated courses and resorts, intriguing tech and much more.
We sit down with Todd Beach, the senior vice president of research design & engineering of Taylor Made Golf, to discuss clubfitting for amateurs.
Editor-at-large Matt Ginella catches up with NFL great and Arizona resident Larry Fitzgerald and discusses his passion for golf, travel, photography and much more.
Kira Kazantsev and Brandon Tucker discuss the right ways and pitfalls of introducing young women into the game of golf.