There is credible claim that golf was played here in 1791, but practically speaking Cruden Bay Golf Club dates back to 1899. Read more “Cruden Bay Golf Club, Aberdeen, Scotland”
Tom Doak will point out that proper course routing follows the same path a person would take on a walk through the original property. In 1926, Tim Simpson agreed. His redesign of Old Tom Morris’ work at Cruden Bay produced a circuit that meanders all over the place. Golf Magazine’s world #83 was Read more “Video #8 / Cruden Bay Golf Club, Aberdeenshire, Scotland”
Old friend and golf writer Brian McCallen has a firm position on Trump’s new project in northeast Scotland. It is without doubt, a development which has caused great discussion and polarized many;
The thought of Donald Trump rolling up his starched French cuffs to stamp his inimitable brand on a remote corner of Scotland is repellent to me.
Probably I should be happier. After all, the golf development scene is mighty flat these days.
But the recent news reports detailing Trump’s much-ballyhooed project are genuinely deflating. After nearly five years of bitter legal battles with local and national officials … Read more