Ep 87: Keith Cutten and the Evolution of Course Design

Episode 87 · December 3rd, 2018 · 1 hr 11 mins

About this Episode

Golf courses don't evolve in a bubble and Canadian course architect Keith Cutten's new book - The Evolution of Golf Course Design - explores the influences that have shaped the game for more than 200 years. Filled with brilliant photographs and illustrations, Cutten explains how economics, wars, social tastes and even chance meetings have an impact on the types of layouts architects design. The book is a worthwhile addition to any golf library and personally signed copies are available to purchase from Cutten's website. Cutten is an interesting guest with well thought out takes on numerous topics, from the importance of media to the health of the game through the ages to what the future of golf might look like.