Scotland, revisited: David McLay Kidd realizes a career dream in designing Machrihanish Dunes

By Ron Bellamy | Golf, Scotland |

Noted golf architect spent childhood summers in these dunes, and carefully worked through considerable environmental restraints to build the golf course MACHRIHANISH, ARGYLL, Scotland — When he designed Machrihanish Dunes Golf Club, near the bottom of the Kintyre Peninsula in western Scotland, David McLay Kidd was fulfilling a dream he had nurtured throughout his career. […]

Black Butte Ranch: A new look for Glaze Meadow

By Ron Bellamy | Golf, Oregon |

BLACK BUTTE RANCH — As he tramped around the Glaze Meadow Golf Course a couple of years ago, John Fought realized how much he wanted the job of redesigning the 30-year-old course at the popular resort 100 miles east of Eugene.