Tim Gavrich

Tim Gavrich

Senior Writer

Tim Gavrich is a Senior Writer for Golf Advisor. A student of course design since he took up the game at age six, he also played for his college team at Washington and Lee University and still tries to tee it up in competition whenever possible. He has been involved in the golf industry since graduating in 2011, and has written full-time about golf travel and architecture since 2014. A native of Avon, Connecticut now residing in Vero Beach, Florida, he has played golf on two continents so far and is not too bad on Bermuda greens for a left-handed New Englander. Follow him on Twitter @TimGavrich and on Instagram @TimGavrich .

Recent articles
These cabins, mansions and (yes) castles are much more than a place to lay your head on a golf trip
Over the years, certain (mostly arbitrary) rules have been placed on golf courses and individual holes. Just as iconoclasts tend to make the most interesting art, these great courses and holes break the rules.
Asherwood Estate's new ownership is making select tee times available while assessing course's future.
The next cycle could wreak havoc on your golf plans if you're not prepared.
I recently had the chance to spend a few days in Ireland’s storied southwest, a trip that introduced me not just to a sampling of splendid golf, but to a whole new perspective on the game. I didn’t think I could love golf any more than I already did, but Ireland deepened my love.
Are golfers over-reliant on a misleading statistic?
Coore & Crenshaw's latest course continues cerebral golf's renaissance
One fan took Tiger for granted years ago. He's glad for a second chance to enjoy greatness in real time.
Despite spring winterkill and Hurricane Florence, many Grand Strand golf courses are better than ever for the fall season.
Some of the most famous TV shows have notable golf scenes. In honor of the EMMYs, here are some fun examples.
Here's how I'm getting ready for the Myrtle Beach World Amateur. How do you approach your own competitive rounds?
Dick Montroy, 74, just played his 582nd Minnesota course. He has played every course in the state.
The last two weeks have provided plenty of discussion material for students of golf course architecture.
Some highly anticipated courses were scheduled to open in 2018. We checked in to see how they are faring so far.
I could never pretend to have anything more than a fool's understanding of more than the most basic physics concepts, but as far as I understand it, string theory posits that the most efficient path between two points in space may not, in fact, be a straight line.
It was something of a rule-proving an exception to a conviction I’ve long held about pro golf: They have it so much easier than the rest of us amateur golfers ...
The northeast has big cities, stunning coastline and majestic mountains. It also has some of America's finest golf - municipal, daily-fee, resort and private. Try these 10 northeastern United States golf destinations.
One of golf's big barriers to entry is its perceived cost. But putting and, to a lesser extent, chipping are essentially free for anyone.
Las Vegas and Atlantic City get plenty of attention, but Connecticut is home to a double-whammy of golf and gaming centered around two mega-resort hotels.
The Greenbrier styles itself "America's Resort." That's a bold claim. Is this grande-dame retreat worth your visit?
Golf Advisor's Power Rankings for the second quarter of 2018 are available. Did your favorite course make the list?
Rhode Island may be small, but it's home to a surprisingly strong set of golf courses. Here are five excellent ones.
Golf Advisor's Tim Gavrich lives in Florida, but he was born and raised in Connecticut. He shares his thoughts on his home state's golf scene.
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