Field Notes: Of polls and amateur championships

New polling platform may shed light on your next golf destination; National amateur event ties travel to Ireland and Scotland; and there is more to Minnesota than 10,000 lakes.


Designing women

The golf course architecture business is still a top-heavy men’s club, but there are quite a few women to watch as they establish their names and portfolios.


Patrick Koenig gives us all something to shoot for

To break a world record by playing 580 different golf courses in one year required gritty determination, good health and the grace of a little luck. But golf’s marathon man says what is really needed can be applied by any traveler on any journey

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Australia & New Zealand

Renaissance? Nah, Tom Doak’s just busy

The course architect’s recent, upcoming and much anticipated work has the 62-year-old back in the spotlight. (Not that he ever left …)