Kingsbarns Golf Links, Fife, Scotland

by Harrison GouldJanuary 25, 2016

Kingsbarns Golf Links, Fife, Scotland 
Golf dates to 1793 on the site where Kingsbarns Golf Links is found today, overlooking the North Sea 7 miles east of St Andrews. Everything changed in 2000 when Kyle Phillips reinvented links golf with the opening here of the game’s first “modern classic” links layout.

Read the full article →

PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder, Perthshire, Scotland

by Harrison GouldJanuary 25, 2016

PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder, Perthshire, Scotland 
Even for a legend like Jack Nicklaus, the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles Hotel was a challenge. It had to be special set as it is in the heart of Scotland, and on a site Nicklaus described as “The finest parcel of land in the world I have ever been given to work with.”

Read the full article →

King’s Course at Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder, Perthshire, Scotland

by Harrison GouldJanuary 25, 2016

King’s Course at Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder, Perthshire, Scotland 
Located in Auchterarder, Scotland, The King’s Course at the 5 star luxury Gleneagles Hotel dates back to 1919, representing the finest ‘classical’ golf course design.

Read the full article →

The Castle Course, St Andrews, Scotland

by Harrison GouldJanuary 24, 2016

The Castle Course, St Andrews, Scotland 
The newest addition to St Andrews Links, The Castle Course opened in 2008, making it the seventh course at the Home of Golf. Scotsman architect David McLay Kidd, creator of Bandon Dunes, transformed featureless farmland with more than a mile of clifftop waterfront into a “modern links” comparable to Kingsbarns and Castle Stuart.

Read the full article →