LinksGems 2017 Year in Review

One of the many reasons that my 2017 was great was that I had the pleasure of teeing it up again again with Jon Cavalier.  Of the many reasons why Jon’s 2017 was so great are the courses below, and the photos he captured.  Jon recently referred to this season as “solid”.  I’ll add oneContinue reading “LinksGems 2017 Year in Review”

GCA Video Archive – The Commentators

This section of the archive is dedicated to commentary on golf courses and golf course architecture.  It contains link compilations to Golf Channel’s special weeks, as well as videos from individual commentators that are typically not course specific.  This is also the section where I have placed miscellanea that did not fit in any otherContinue reading “GCA Video Archive – The Commentators”

GCA Video Archive – The Architects

This section of the archive is dedicated to the men and women doing the work of designing and building the courses we love – the Architects.  It contains videos and link compilations of interviews, presentations and more, in order alphabetically by last name.  Architects that have multiple videos have dedicated playlists that are updated regularly.Continue reading “GCA Video Archive – The Architects”

GCA Video Archive – The Courses of Australia & Asia

All video content from this page related to the courses of Australia, New Zealand and Asia has been moved to the YouTube playlists and pins on the GeekedOnGolf Global Guide map. The map is constantly evolving with new courses and content. MORE GCA VIDEO ARCHIVES: The Courses of The Americas The Courses of Europe TheContinue reading “GCA Video Archive – The Courses of Australia & Asia”

GCA Video Archive – The Courses of Europe

With the exception of the two Open Venues below, all video content from this page has been moved to the YouTube playlists and pins on the GeekedOnGolf Global Guide map. The map is constantly evolving with new courses and content. OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP ROTA VENUES Royal Birkdale GC (Host: 2017, 2008, 1998, 1991, 1983, 1976, 1971,Continue reading “GCA Video Archive – The Courses of Europe”

GCA Video Archive – The Courses of the Americas

This page was previously dedicated to the golf courses of the Americas.  Videos include course tours, aerials, feature stories and more.  U.S. Open venues are presented here, but the rest of the videos have been compiled into YouTube playlists and linked from their respective pins on the GeekedOnGolf Global Guide Map. Future updates will beContinue reading “GCA Video Archive – The Courses of the Americas”

DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE OF GOLF ARCHITECTURE

How was this created?  The more great golf holes and courses I saw, the more frequently that question popped into my head.  So began my journey down the rabbit hole of golf course architecture.  Routing, contours, grass lines, hazards, greens.  The history, the architects, the clubs.  The deeper I go, the more fascinated I become.Continue reading “DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE OF GOLF ARCHITECTURE”

MY MUSINGS ON GOLF

If you are reading this blog, and you are not my wife or parents, it still surprises me a little that you are here.  When I started GeekedOnGolf, I didn’t expect that it would ever be more than a collection of musings about my rediscovery of the game 20 years after my junior playing daysContinue reading “MY MUSINGS ON GOLF”

THE ENTIRE JOURNEY ALONG THE SHORES

“How did you get involved in this, anyway?”  It’s a question that I am frequently asked.  It’s not a sexy answer, but the truth is that I got curious about what was happening at Canal Shores, and so I showed up.  Then I put my hand up and volunteered.  Giving back to the game andContinue reading “THE ENTIRE JOURNEY ALONG THE SHORES”