One of the oldest and rarest green jackets known to exist has been sitting in Bill King’s closet for nearly 50 years.
A growing monied class has given rise to a swelling population of Vietnamese golfers and triggered a starburst of course construction.
Thousand Greens is a private network for members of other private clubs who are keen to play one another’s courses, except that it costs nothing.
What’s a guy gotta do to play a round at the fabled course? For President Ronald Reagan’s advance man, even being taken hostage by a gunman in the pro shop has not secured a tee time.
Modern clubfitting touches every corner of the game, from big-box stores and pro shops to practice greens. And it’s not done growing yet.