My family and I are deeply moved by the outpouring of support and love that we have received from the countless friends and admirers of my father. These first hours have been challenging but we are comforted knowing that he was loved by so many and so deeply. Words can not begin to express the gratitude we have for the many people who have offered to help us in this time of sadness. My father would be so pleased to know tha
Tralee’s 7th hole offers an A or B option In the first edition of The Hole Story, APDC architects Brandon Johnson and Thad Layton exhibit the architectural details behind the philosophy of a single golf hole. In this Hole Story, Brandon Johnson covers the unique seventh hole(s) from their recent project for Tralee in Ireland. Hole 7A (above) – This stunning, short, but tricky par three sits on a gorgeous corner of
Renovation Success Golf Inc. Awards APDC Second Place Arnold Palmer Design Company’s renovation of Walt Disney World Palm Golf Course in Orlando, Fla. received second for renovation of the year in the public course category. “After 40 years of maintenance and 2 million rounds, the course was understandably worn out. Seven months and $1.2 million later – the smallest budget of any winning project – it is
From the sun-baked earth of Death Valley to the rain-soaked Pacific Northwest, the spring issue of Kingdom magazine hits the road, taking readers around the golfing world in some of the finest cars and planes available. We sit down with Arnold Palmer in California and discuss how his game traveled so well to places as far off as Thailand and Colombia. Closer to home, we ponder whether America has any true links courses and hav
Courtesy of Golf Course Architecture Magazine April 2014, Issue 36. By Adam Lawrence | 17 April 2014 Thad Layton and Brandon Johnson are now the driving force behind Arnold Palmer Design Company, long one of golf architecture’s powerhouses. Adam Lawrence visited Old Tabby Links in South Carolina to learn more The transformation that has hit the golf design industry since the global economy went west in 2008 has been most sever
Golf Channel’s primetime television event, Arnie, begins with the questions: “How do you tell a story of a life that’s larger than life? How do you find a way to put together all the memories, all the accomplishments, all the impact? And do what a story is supposed to do? And ensure it lasts forever? Someday – even decades – maybe centuries from now, they’ll hear the name Arnold Palmer and they’ll want to kno
Dakota Dunes Country Club, an Arnold Palmer Design Company course, has been named to Golfweek's prominent list of "Best Residential Courses" for 2014. America's Best Golf Courses are rated based on several factors including: ease and intimacy of routing, variety and memorability of each hole, overall landscaping and the basic quality and condition of the course.