Sir Nick Faldo Urges New Approach to Golf Course Design

Six-time Major winner Sir Nick Faldo has joined a growing chorus of current and former players and industry icons who have called for a new approach to golf course design and alternative formats for amateur golf, writes Paul Myers.

Speaking during the Laguna Golf Classic, an amateur tournament he hosted at Laguna Lang Co Golf Club in Vietnam, Sir Nick – who owns and operates Faldo Design from its London base – said new resort courses should embrace 12-hole layouts and other variations of the traditional 18-hole layout

.“We have to break down the mentality and design courses, especially around hotels, that enable people to get out for two or three hours. Read more >

 




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