448: Historic & Legendary Pasatiempo Golf Course with Head Professional Ken Woods

448: Historic & Legendary Pasatiempo Golf Course with Head Professional Ken Woods

  448: Ken shares the full story of how Pasatiempo came to be in the late 1920’s, Alister MacKenzie’s design features, and the difficulty of the course. This is just about 20 minutes of the complete interview. In the  To hear the entire show, join Golf Smarter

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436: “A Difficult Par – Robert Trent Jones Sr. and the Making of Modern Golf” with author James R. Hansen

436: “A Difficult Par – Robert Trent Jones Sr. and the Making of Modern Golf” with author James R. Hansen

    436: James R. Hansen is a Professor of History at Auburn University in Alabama, (more…)

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The NFL Themed Cowboys Golf Club with Architect Jeffrey Brauer

GS#327 Course Archetict Jeffrey Brauer joins host Fred Greene to discuss what contributing factors influence the design of a golf course, including theme, landscapes, owner/developers needs and player strategy. We focus on his design and challenges of designing the only NFL

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A Longer Course May Not Mean a Harder Course with Tripp Davis

GSfMO#324 Tripp Davis returns for our Members Only episode to discuss how an understanding of golf course design can enhance your game and increase your golf IQ. Tripp makes some very interesting comments about the trend of lengthening golf courses

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How The PGA Tour Impacts Golf Course Design with Tripp Davis

Golf Course Architect Tripp Davis has designed courses all over the world with respect for the game's history and traditions. Two of his recent US designs are Old American and The Tribute, both in The Colony, Texas. We talk about what makes these

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The Top 100 Golf Courses in the World .co.uk

GSfMO#288 Top100GolfCourses.co.uk should be your first stop when you need to find the best golf course anywhere in the world. Founder Andy Newmarch sits down with host Fred Greene in the grill before they play 18 together at Harding Park

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Understanding Golf Course Design & Designers Will Lower Your Scores with Jeff Beier

GSfMO#286 Looking at the yardage on the scorecard to determine which teebox you play may be a mistake! The better golfers always talk about course management, which is golf speak for "strategy". Understanding an architect's design tendencies

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In Conversation with a Legend: Robert Trent Jones, Jr.

GSfMO#262 Robert Trent Jones, Jr is one of the most famous course architects in the world today. He's also a member of a legendary family of course designers. In June, 2006 GOLF SMARTER host Fred Greene was hired to interview

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More on the Future of Golf Course Design with Chuck Ermisch

#248 What will golf courses look like and who will be playing in 2020? 2030? Course architect Chuck Ermisch joins us for the second part of our conversation to tackle what is happening today when it comes to developing the real

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The Future of Golf Course Development and Design with Chuck Ermisch

#247 Chuck Ermisch is a golf course architect who shares his thoughts on the state of the industry on building new courses, why tour pros are now putting their names on course design and what we should expect in the future.

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