The Art of Don Ross – Discovering the Architect Behind Legendary Golf Courses

People are drawn to golf because of the challenging rules and stunning courses that add surprise and delight to this traditional sport. Geographic factors like the natural landscape and weather patterns also come into play. Because golf provides such unique venues, the golfing experience can vary drastically. Thus, after designing 400 golf courses over his …

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How Do You Use a Chipper?

The putter chipper or simply "the chipper" has enjoyed a long history with the game of golf but during the most recent era, its popularity has declined significantly. Regardless of this lack of popularity, the chipper is still very effective at doing its job around the green. But what exactly is that job and how …

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Aerated Greens: Why Courses Do It and How to Survive Playing on Them

As the weather starts to get colder and golfing season in the north starts to wind down, golfers have to fight against even more obstacles than normal (as if the game wasn't hard enough) during their rounds. While the wind, rain, and rough turf might seem like more than enough to worry about, playing on …

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