There are Arnold Palmer Signature golf courses in the high mountains of Colorado and on the blustery coast of Ireland, but if you’re like us you’ll take your golf beach-side, warm and beautiful. Enter the new Ginn Sur Mer from the excellent Ginn ResortsSM family.
Newport Dunes Golf Club in Port Aransas, Texas, just opened this autumn, but the Arnold Palmer-designed course is already being recognized as one of the few true links courses in the United States. It has no trees and lots of wind and roll, making it a must-play destination for links course lovers.
Moments after posing for pictures with 16-year-old 2008
West Penn Junior Champion Ryan Prokay (Palmer won
the title in 1947 and ’48), Prokay’s parents and Mulligan,
the always-welcome picture-crashing canine, Arnold
Palmer walked into his memorabilia-filled office and
greeted Kingdom Magazine correspondent Chris Rodell.
Palmer was warm, full of laughter and insight and in good
spirits as he sat down for an hour-lon
Marco Polo brought stories, Arnold Palmer brought golf. Since the King's first professional visit to China more than 20 years ago, golf in the Middle Kingdom has taken off. Paul Trow takes a look at how and why small holes are appearing all over the world's most populous country...
While many golf co urse com unities evoke a sense of nat ure , Balsam Mountain Preserve in Western North Carolina is nature itself. This private community from Chaffin/Light Associates not only incorporates an Arnold Palmer golf course, beautiful home sites and great recreational opportunities, it does so in a wonderfully responsible manner. In fact, 3,000 of Balsam Mountain Preserve’s 4,400 acres are protected by conservation