CLUB Notes from The Course Whisperer

Things I've learned from superintendents
To learn about the features and characteristics of a golf course, ask the superintendent

Why do the greens get a light dusting of sand every few weeks? How come the fairways are mowed in a boring left half/right half manner rather than in a fancy checkerboard? And what’s with that big area of hay on the far side of the 13th fairway? If I want to find out about a golf course, I first go to the superintendent. That’s how I cover majors—by walking and talking with the greenkeeper. It’s a

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