Month: November 2017

Episode 6: Keith Rhebb

Episode 6: Keith Rhebb

  Keith Rhebb is one of the leaders of a new generation of golf course architects who have learned the trade shaping courses for design-build luminaries like Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw, Tom Doak, and Gil Hanse. He’s worked for Coore and Crenshaw at places like Lost Farm at Barnbougle Dunes, Cabot Cliffs and Streamsong…

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Upcoming: Keith Rhebb

Upcoming: Keith Rhebb

Just had a great talk with Keith Rhebb, designer and shaping specialist with Coore & Crenshaw, as well as architect, along with partner Riley Johns, behind the fantastic remodel of the 9-hole Winter Park (Florida) GC. Look for the episode to be up by Friday.

Episode 5: Ron Prichard

Episode 5: Ron Prichard

To renovate or restore. That is the question many historic clubs must decide when their courses are in need of repair. Just as many would view it a tragedy to deface a pristine Colonial- or antebellum-era house with modern accoutrements, prominent golf voices believe the features of classic era courses, and the architectural intent behind…

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Upcoming: Ron Prichard

Upcoming: Ron Prichard

I’ll be speaking soon to Ron Prichard, golf course architect and one of the most respected historic restoration specialists in the business (we’ll find out if he approves or disapproves of that term). I’m sure it will be a lively chat — check back in next week for the discussion.