An aerial view of the site of the Olympic golf course in Rio on the 1,000th day before the 2016 Games. (Getty Images)
"We are not satisfied," Dawson told Golfweek's Alistair Tait. "I was down there just recently, and while the design of the course looks really good, the progress with the construction is not where we want it to be. There have been so many revisions to the plan it's quite hard to say how far behind they are, but I think we are going to struggle to get a test event a year before the Games. I'm not writing that off completely, but we have to recognize that might be difficult."
a local land dispute that delayed construction for months
the warning notice issued by the International Olympic Committee to its organizers
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